Search Results for : Shu'fat

30 Apr
4:16

Demolitions Set for Two Public Buildings in Shu’fat Refugee Camp

The Israeli municipality of West Jerusalem has issued two demolition orders against two buildings in Shu’fat refugee camp, in occupied East Jerusalem, under the pretext of construction without permit, according to local WAFA sources. Sources said that Israeli police and border guards accompanied municipality staff who presented the camp’s popular […]

20 Mar
7:36

School Building Demolished in Shu’fat Refugee Camp

Israeli bulldozers, today, demolished an under-construction building belonging to a Palestinian school in the Shu’fat refugee camp of occupied East Jerusalem, on Tuesday. Dozens of Israeli soldiers escorted bulldozers into the refugee camp, surrounded the al-Razi School and went up rooftops of nearby buildings as drones flew overhead; Israeli bulldozers […]

26 Nov
11:44

EU Condemns Shu’fat Demolitions

The European Union condemned, on Saturday, the Israeli demolition ‎of some 20 commercial structures in Shu’fat Refugee Camp of occupied East Jerusalem, stressing its part of “illegal expansion of Israeli settlement.” On Wednesday, the Israeli occupation demolished buildings as part of the Jerusalem ‎municipality’s policy of expanding enforcement with ‎respect to illegally-built […]

08 Nov
4:45

Palestinian Homes in Shu’fat Refugee Camp Demolished by Israeli Forces

A four-story apartment building, home to twelve people in two families, was destroyed Wednesday by a battalion of around 300 Israeli soldiers who stormed the Shu’fat camp in Jerusalem with a number of armored D9 Caterpillar bulldozers, turned the street into a temporary military base, and smashed the homes to […]

23 Oct
8:12

Barkat Raids Shu’fat Refugee Camp

The Israeli mayor of Jerusalem, Nir Barkat, raided the Shu’fat refugee camp in occupied Jerusalem City, escorted by Israeli forces, on Tuesday afternoon. Spokesperson of the Fateh movement in Jerusalem, Thaer Fasfous, said that Barkat raided and toured the camp. Barkat’s raid to Shufat comes a few hours after teams […]

05 Jul
1:27

VIDEO: Israeli Police Assault in Shu’fat

Israeli border police brutally beat a Palestinian man in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Shu’fat, on Thursday.Palestine Today TV posted a video which shows masked Israeli border police in riot gear beating and kicking a Palestinian man until he lost consciousness. Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said that he was unaware […]

03 Apr
1:53

Israeli Authorities order the evacuation of 87 houses in Jerusalem’s Shu’fat refugee camp

April 3, 2007 1:53 AM Saed Bannoura Jerusalem, News Report 0

On Monday at dawn, under-cover forces of the Israeli army, and military intelligence officers handed residents of Shu'fat refugee camp in Jerusalem warrants to evacuate their homes within 14 days after claiming that the land where the houses are constructed belong to the sons of a deceased Jewish woman.!– @page […]

27 Dec
5:31

Israeli army demolish one Palestinian house in Shu’fat refugee camp in Jerusalem

December 27, 2006 5:31 PM Ghassan Bannoura Diplomacy, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Israeli army bulldozers demolished one Palestinian house in Shu'fat refugee camp in Jerusalem city on Wednesday midday. Israeli soldiers and police surrounded the camp and closed it totally while two Israeli army bulldozers demolished the house of Tayesser Al Julani, eyewitnesses reported that troops forced the family away from […]

27 Dec
5:03

Israeli army demolishes one Palestinian house in Shu’fat refugee camp in Jerusalem

December 27, 2006 5:03 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Israeli army bulldozers demolished a Palestinian house in Shu'fat refugee camp in Jerusalem city on Wednesday midday. Israeli soldiers and police surrounded the camp and closed it totally while two Israeli army bulldozers demolished the house of Tayesser Al Julani.  Eyewitnesses reported that troops forced the family away from […]

02 May
1:23

Israel starts Wall construction in Shu’fat refugee camp

On Monday Israeli authorites began to construct the Annexation Wall in Ras Khamees neighborhood, in Shu’fat refugee camp near Jerusalem despite a court ruling opposing the closure of the area unless residents are provided with right of way. Elan Franco, head of the Israeli Police in Jerusalem, claimed that the […]

08 May
6:34

51 Facilities Demolished in Jerusalem Last Month

The Israeli occupation demolished 51 residential and commercial buildings in the occupied city of Jerusalem, during April, Al Ray reports. In a monthly report monitoring Israeli violations in the city, Wadi Hilwah Information Center said that the Israeli municipality had increased the demolitions process during the past month in Jerusalem, […]

21 Jan
4:01

Israel to Close UNRWA Schools in Jerusalem

Israeli authorities have decided to close schools run by the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees (UNRWA), as soon as early 2020. Israeli Channel 12 reported, earlier, according to the PNN, that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed the decision with members of the Israeli National Security Council, during […]

10 Dec
6:15

UNOCHA Report: 33 Palestinian-owned Structures Seized or Demolished in Area C and East Jerusalem

A recent report issued, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), on the latest developments in Palestinian territories, published on December 6. According to the report, demonstrations in the context of the ‘Great March of Return’ continued for the 36th successive week, resulting in the […]

26 Nov
10:55

Report: Israel Continues with Ethnic Cleansing Policies in Occupied Jerusalem

In its latest report about Israeli settlements activities in the occupied West Bank, the National Bureau for Defending Land and Resisting Settlements stated that, within the Israeli plans to complete the settlement belt around Jerusalem in general, and the Al-Aqsa Mosque in particular, the Israeli High Court has approved the […]

23 Nov
9:15

Demolitions Continue Unabated in West Bank and Negev

Israeli forces have continued carrying out demolition procedures on Palestinian homes, this week, beginning on Wednesday, with the destruction of several shops in the Shu’fat neighborhood of East Jerusalem, a major center for the city’s refugee population. Dozens of Israeli soldiers also  invaded, on Wednesday, scores of Palestinian homes and […]

07 Aug
10:45

Palestinian Flats Demolished by Israeli Forces

Israeli occupation bulldozers demolished, on Tuesday morning, two flats in a building located in the Shu’fat neighborhood, north of occupied Jerusalem, under the pretext of improper licensing. Palestinian resident Suliman al-Muhtaseb said, according to Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency, that he was surprised by Israeli soldiers who surrounded the five-story […]

16 Apr
9:11

Elderly Palestinian Man Dies of Wounds after Being Run Over by Israeli Settler

An elderly Palestinian man, on Monday, has died of wounds he sustained as a result of being run over by a settler. The man, identified as Odeh Malash, 65, from Al-Doha town, in Bethlehem, the man was run over by an Israeli settler about a month ago, in the town […]

19 Jan
3:23

Israel Considers Expanding Military Control to Areas of East Jerusalem

Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported, on Monday morning, that the Israeli army is currently considering taking full security and military responsibility for certain neighborhoods of East Jerusalem.   The army is examining the possibility of extending its security and military control to involve areas located outside the apartheid wall in occupied […]

05 Dec
10:38

Army Abducts Three Palestinians From Jenin And Hebron, Injure One

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Tuesday, one Palestinian near the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and two others from the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron. On Monday evening, the soldiers shot and injured a Palestinian driver near Hebron. Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers invaded Jilqamous village, east […]

03 Dec
9:30

Palestinians Tear Down Iron Gate in Protest of Apartheid Wall

A Palestinian youth rides his bicycle next to Israel’s separation wall on the outskirts of Jerusalem (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli/File) A group of Palestinian youths reprtedly managed to bring down an iron gate that was set up by Israeli forces as part of Israel’s illegal separation wall, running through the village of […]

22 Nov
10:04

Updated: “Israeli Soldiers Demolish Two Palestinian Homes In Jerusalem”

November 22, 2017 10:04 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers demolished, on Wednesday morning, two Palestinian homes in Shu’fat neighborhood, and al-Isawiya town, in occupied East Jerusalem. Media sources in Shu’fat, said the soldiers invaded the neighborhood, and demolished a homes, owned by Mohammad Kamal Abu Khdier. The army claims that the home was built without a permit […]

29 May
9:39

New Settlement Planned for Amona Evacuees — 140,000 to be Forced Out of Jerusalem

The Israeli Civil Administration’s High Planning Committee approved, on Sunday, the building of a new colonial settlement in the occupied West Bank for the evacuees from the Amona settlement. Amona was an unauthorized Jewish-only settlement near the West Bank city of Ramallah. Owners of the land on which the settlement […]

30 Mar
10:41

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Woman In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Thursday evening, a Palestinian woman in Bab al-‘Amoud area, in occupied East Jerusalem, after the army claimed she “carried scissors” and attempted to attack the soldiers. Palestinian medical sources said the woman, identified as Seham Rateb Nimir, 49, from Shu’fat refugee camp, north of […]

15 May
12:18

PCBS: “Israel Controls More than 85% of the Land of Historical Palestine”

This is a special statistical bulletin by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) on the 68th Anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba of 1948. The number of Palestinians worldwide has multiplied about nine-fold — Israel Controls More than 85% of the Land of Historical Palestine     The Nakba: Ethnic […]

Graphic By Jamal Jawabra
30 Mar
12:44

PCBS: “As Palestinians Mark Land Day, Israeli Illegally Controls More Than 85% Of Palestine”

March 30, 2016 12:44 PM admin Palestine, Refugees/Immigration 0

The following is a press release by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistic (PCBS), marking the fortieth anniversary of the Palestinian Land Day – March 30, 2016. Israeli Occupation Authorities laid hand over more than 85% of the total area of historical land of Palestine which totals about 27,000 km2. […]

11 Feb
4:29

Including Four Children, Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Seven Palestinians In Jerusalem

February 11, 2016 4:29 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at night and Thursday at dawn, several neighborhoods in occupied Jerusalem, and kidnapped seven Palestinians, including four children.The soldiers invaded Jerusalem’s Old City, searched homes and kidnapped two children, identified as Yousef Mohammad Masharqa, 14, and Mohammad Nabil Taweel, 13. Masharqa’s mother said her son, […]

28 Jan
2:43

Soldiers Kidnap A Young Woman In Jerusalem

January 28, 2016 2:43 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday at noon, a young Palestinian woman while leaving the Al-Aqsa Mosque through the Council Gate, in occupied Jerusalem, and took her to an interrogation center in the city. Army kidnaps four fishers in northern Gaza.Eyewitnesses said the soldiers stopped and questioned the young woman, while […]

27 Jan
3:29

Army Kidnaps Eight Palestinians In The West Bank

January 27, 2016 3:29 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, eight Palestinians, including two children (12 and 15) after the army broke into their homes, and searched them, in different parts of the occupied West Bank.The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded a number of communities in Jericho, […]

13 Jan
4:10

Army Kidnaps 15 Palestinians In The West Bank

January 13, 2016 4:10 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, at least 15 Palestinians in different districts of the occupied West Bank, including four children in occupied Jerusalem.The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS), in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers invaded and searched many homes, […]

08 Dec
1:15

VIDEO: Famous Christmas Song Covered by Palestinian Singers in a Call to Peace

Two Palestinians from Jerusalem have resurrected John Lennon & Yoko Ono’s ‘Happy Christmas’, in a call to peace across the Middle East and around the globe.Bashar Murad, of East Jerusalem, and Muhammad Mughrabi, of Shu’fat refugee camp, recently covered the famous tune with the aim of reminding viewers of the […]

08 Dec
12:50

Palestinian Teen Loses Eye to Stray Israeli Fire

December 8, 2015 12:50 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

15-year-old Khalil Mohammed Ahmed Kiswani is now in the intensive care unit of Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital, in Jerusalem, after an eye amputation.Kiswani was shot in his left eye with a rubber-coated metal bullet fired by Israeli forces during a raid on Shu’fat refugee camp, last Wednesday. Kiswani’s family explained, […]

06 Dec
3:56

PCHR Weekly Report: 9 Palestinians Killed, 112 Wounded By Israeli Soldiers & Settlers this Week

December 6, 2015 3:56 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 26 Nov. – 02 Dec. 2015, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. 9 Palestinian civilians, including 2 children and […]

03 Dec
7:19

Update: ’43 Palestinians Injured In Shu’fat Refugee Camp’

December 3, 2015 7:19 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Medical sources in Shu’fat refugee camp, north of occupied Jerusalem, has reported that 43 Palestinians have been injured, during the massive Israeli military invasion into the camp, starting earlier on Wednesday. The soldiers completely surrounded and isolated the refugee camp before invading it.The sources said thirteen Palestinians were shot with […]

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03 Dec
3:19

Palestine Today 12 02 2015

December 3, 2015 3:19 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, December 2, 2015. Israeli soldiers injuries an aged woman in Gaza and demolish a Palestinian home in Jerusalem. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. A Palestinian 70 year […]

02 Dec
4:52

Hundreds Of Soldiers Invade Shu’fat, Detonate Home

December 2, 2015 4:52 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Hundreds of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at noon, the Shu’fat refugee camp, in occupied Jerusalem, after completely surrounding the camp and exploding a Palestinian home — causing structural damage to a number of nearby homes.The hundreds of soldiers were deployed in different parts of the refugee camp, while sharpshooters […]

17 Oct
6:07

PCHR Weekly Report: 23 Palestinians killed, 607 wounded from Oct. 8 – 13

October 17, 2015 6:07 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 08 – 13 Oct. 2015, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territoriesDuring the 7-day period outlined in the weekly report, […]

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16 Oct
10:32

This Week in Palestine Week 42 2015

October 16, 2015 10:32 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for October 10th, to the 16th, 2015. This week Israel’s cabinet call for more escalation against Palestinian protesters; meanwhile 17 Palestinians were reported killed due to Israeli attacks targeting Palestinians in […]

12 Oct
9:04

Israeli Forces Continue to Kill Palestinians on Grounds of Alleged Stabbing Attempts

October 12, 2015 9:04 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) condemns in the strongest terms the crime committed by Israeli forces on Monday morning, 12 October 2015, in occupied East Jerusalem, which resulted in killing Mostafa al-Khateeb on the grounds of suspicions, as this crime amounts to extra-judicial execution.Committing such crimes as a […]

11 Oct
2:07

Press Release: 10 Palestinian Civilians Killed and 187 Civilians Wounded, Including 27 Children

October 11, 2015 2:07 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

10 Palestinian Civilians Killed and 187 Civilians Wounded, Including 27 Children, Physician and Turkish Journalist, by Israeli Forces in the oPt; Seven of the Victims Were Killed in the Gaza Strip in Few Hours.Using excessive force, on Friday, 9 October 2015, Israeli forces killed seven Palestinian civilians, and wounded 67 […]

10 Oct
8:57

Fourteen Palestinians Injured In Occupied Jerusalem, Six Kidnapped

October 10, 2015 8:57 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers invaded the al-‘Eesawiyya town, the at-Tour village and the Shu’fat refugee camp, in occupied Jerusalem, and clashed with local youths wounding fourteen Palestinians. The army also kidnapped four Palestinians, including an 11 years of age child.The soldiers invaded Shu’fat refugee camp and Ras Khamis nearby area, and clashed […]

07 Oct
2:54

Eleven Palestinians, Including Children, Kidnapped In Jerusalem And Nablus

At least eleven Palestinians, including children, have been kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, after Israeli soldiers invaded several Palestinian communities in occupied Jerusalem, and Nablus in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.Palestinian media sources in Jerusalem said the soldiers invaded several homes, and violently searched them, and kidnapped […]

05 Oct
4:00

Soldiers Kidnap Nine Palestinians, Many Residents Injured

Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier Monday, several Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, violently searched homes and property, and kidnapped nine Palestinians. The army attacked and injured a woman in her home, while many residents suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) […]

05 Oct
11:03

160 Palestinians Injured By Army Fire In Jerusalem, Sunday

October 5, 2015 11:03 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Medical sources have reported that more than 160 Palestinians were injured by Israeli army fire, Sunday, during clashes in various parts of occupied East Jerusalem.The Palestinian Red Crescent Society in Jerusalem said one of the wounded suffered a very serious injury, before an Israeli ambulance took him to Hadassah Ein […]

18 Sep
3:00

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (10 – 16 Sep. 2015)

September 18, 2015 3:00 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 10 – 16 Sep. 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces continued to use force against Palestinian civilians participating in peaceful protests […]

17 Sep
1:22

Soldiers Kidnap Eight Palestinian Children In Jerusalem

September 17, 2015 1:22 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, eight Palestinian children after storming their homes in different parts of the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem, and several surrounding communities. Sixty Palestinians, including 26 children, have been kidnapped since last Sunday.Media sources in Jerusalem said the soldiers have kidnapped Nabil Nidal […]

17 Sep
5:46

Many Palestinians Injured In Al-‘Eesawiyya, In Jerusalem

September 17, 2015 5:46 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at night, the al-‘Eesawiyya town, in occupied East Jerusalem, and clashed with dozens of residents, wounding a young man with a live round in the leg, while many others were shot with rubber-coated steel bullets. Two Palestinians Kidnapped in at-Tour. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center […]

16 Sep
9:16

Soldiers Kidnap A Child In Jerusalem

September 16, 2015 9:16 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday at night, a Palestinian child in the at-Tour town, in occupied East Jerusalem, and invaded various Palestinian communities in the city.The child, identified as Moath Sayyad, 13 years of age, was in the center of the village when the soldiers kidnapped him, and was later […]

01 Aug
5:14

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (15- 29 July 2015)

August 1, 2015 5:14 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 15- 29 July 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces escalated the use of excessive force against Palestinian civilians in the West […]

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18 Jul
1:06

This Week in Palestine Week 29 2015

July 18, 2015 1:06 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for July 11th, to the 17th, 2015. This week Israel approved the Jewish State bill, meanwhile the army escalate attacks targeting Gaza fishers and farmers. These stories, and more, coming […]

16 Jul
7:33

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (09- 14 July 2015)

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 09- 14 July 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against Palestinian civilians in the West Bank. […]

10 Jul
1:03

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (02- 08 July 2015)

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 02- 08 July 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against Palestinian civilians in the West Bank, […]

29 May
2:29

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (21 – 27 May 2015)

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 21 – 27 May 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces continued to use force against Palestinian civilians in peaceful protests in […]

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22 May
9:56

This Week in Palestine Week 21 2015

May 22, 2015 9:56 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for May 16th, to the 22nd, 2015. This week the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas reiterate his commitment to the two states solution, meanwhile Israeli attacks targeting Palestinian communities leave one […]

22 May
12:52

Palestinian Boy Critically Injured by Rubber-coated Bullet

May 22, 2015 12:52 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

A Palestinian child was critically injured after Israeli forces shot him with a rubber-coated steel bullet near the Shu’fat refugee camp on Thursday, witnesses said.Yahiya Sami al-Amoudi, age 10, was walking near a checkpoint by the occupied East Jerusalem refugee camp when he was shot by the bullet. He was […]

20 Apr
10:43

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (09 – 15 April 2015)

April 20, 2015 10:43 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 09 – 15 April 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings During the reporting period, Israeli forces killed a Palestinian civilian and wounded 20 […]

06 Apr
6:44

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (26 March – April 01 2015)

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 26 March – April 01 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings During the reporting period, Israeli forces wounded 13 civilians, including an international […]

16 Feb
1:01

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (05 – 11 February 2015)

February 16, 2015 1:01 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 05 – 11 February 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings: During the reporting period, a Palestinian disabled died of wounds he had sustained […]

16 Feb
12:28

Taxi Driver Assaulted in West Jerusalem

February 16, 2015 12:28 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

A number of Israelis, on Saturday night, assaulted a Palestinian taxi driver while he was at work in West Jerusalem, according to witnesses.WAFA reprots that witnesses present at the scene said a group of Israelis attacked Ibrahim Bader, who works as a taxi driver, and bruised him throughout his body. […]

27 Jan
4:55

PCHR Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (15 – 21 January 2015)

January 27, 2015 4:55 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 15 – 21 January 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings: During the reporting period, Israeli forces wounded 6 Palestinian civilians, including a child […]

27 Jan
3:46

Clashes in East Jerusalem Following Assault of 10-year-old Palestinian

Israeli undercover police, late Monday, detained a 10-year-old Palestinian boy near his home in the Shu’fat neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem, leading to clashes between locals and Israeli forces, according to the boy’s family.Muhammad Said Oweida was returning home from a nearby shop when Israeli forces assaulted him and arrested […]

08 Dec
3:40

PCHR Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (27 Nov. – 03 Dec. 2014)

December 8, 2014 3:40 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the reporting period of 27 November – 03 December 2014. Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings: During the reporting period, Israeli forces wounded 20 civilians in the […]

06 Dec
5:39

Shootings in West Bank and Gaza, Teen Injured by Leftover Israeli Rocket in Rafah

December 6, 2014 5:39 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have shot and injured several young Palestinians, this Friday, in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip, including a cameraman. In southern Gaza, 17-year-old Alaa Mousa was injured following the explosion of a leftover Israeli missile.According to Ma’an, Ministry of Health spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra said that two men […]

22 Nov
12:00

Dozens Injured During Friday Clashes in West Bank and Jerusalem

November 22, 2014 12:00 AM IMEMC & Agencies Internal Unrest, News Report, Palestine 0

Dozens of Palestinians were injured during clashes with Israeli forces and settlers in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem on Friday, according to witnesses. Two Israelis were reported to have been stabbed in East Jerusalem, following confrontations.Demonstrators near Qalandiya checkpoint were met by Israeli soldiers who fired tear gas […]

04 Nov
9:17

PCHR Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt for October 23 – 29, 2014

November 4, 2014 9:17 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law in the oPt continued during the reporting period (23 – 29 October 2014).Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings During the reporting period, Israeli forces killed a Palestinian child in Selwad village, northeast of Ramallah, in the central West […]

01 Nov
11:59

Palestinian Uprising in Wake of Hijazi Assassination and Aqsa Closure, 28 Injured in Jerusalem

November 1, 2014 11:59 PM IMEMC & Agencies Internal Unrest, Jerusalem, News Report 0

For the first time since 1967, Israel closed down al-Aqsa Mosque compound, following the assassination of a number of Palestinians. PNN reports that, as a result, there has been a civil uprising all across the occupied West Bank and Gaza.Israeli forces blocked worshippers from entering the mosque to pray, as […]

27 Oct
12:34

At Least 19 Kidnapped Over the Weekend in the West Bank and Jerusalem

October 27, 2014 12:34 PM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli forces abducted, over Saturday night and Sunday morning, some 19 Palestinians from the Hebron, Jerusalem and Nablus districts in the occupied West Bank.The Palestinian Prisoners’ Club said that the arrest campaigns were concentrated in Hebron and Jerusalem, according to the PNN. In Hebron, army forces stormed Beit Ummar, to […]

27 Oct
4:17

Clashes in Jerusalem Foreshadow Funeral of Rail Attack Suspect

October 27, 2014 4:17 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli police clashed with Palestinians in occupied East Jerusalem, on Saturday, just ahead of the funeral of a man who drove into a crowd, Wednesday, killing an Israeli baby.Tensions in the region were further stoked by news of a West Bank teenager who was shot dead by police, on Friday, […]

25 Oct
2:58

10 O’clock In Jerusalem & All Is Not Well

On Monday, October 27th, indirect negotiations between Palestinian and Israeli delegations will resume in Cairo, in order to address the possibility of a lasting ceasefire between the discrepant parties.Israel’s devastating military assault on the Gaza Strip, this past summer, officially lasted a total 50 days and saw the deaths of […]

13 Sep
12:00

Israeli Officer Charged with Assault on Palestinian-American

September 13, 2014 12:00 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israel’s Ministry of Justice has filed an indictment against a border policeman for assaulting and injuring 15-year-old Tarek Abu Khdeir, cousin to Muhammad Abu Khdeir, who was burned to death by Israeli settlers, in July.According to AFP, the officer, whose name remains under gag order, was indicted at the Jerusalem […]

24 Aug
4:52

Israeli Police Shoot Young Palestinian in East Jerusalem

A young Palestinian man from the Shu’fat refugee camp, was hit in the abdomen by two rounds of live Israeli fire from Jerusalem police, in occupied East Jerusalem, on Saturday.Fatah movement spokesman Thaer al-Fasfous told Ma’an News Agency that fire was opened on Palestinian houses from the illegal settlmelent of […]

30 Jul
7:55

Clashes Continue Across West Bank and East Jerusalem

Clashes continue to erupt across East Jerusalem and the West Bank, as thousands of Palestinians renew solidarity demonstrations with besieged Gaza, and Israeli forces continue to violently suppress protests across the region. A Palestinian youth has died of wounds sustained last week, during confrontations with Israeli forces at the entrance […]

08 Jul
1:48

Summary of Last Week of Israeli Settler Violence Directed at Palestinian Civilians

Over the past week, since the bodies of three Israeli settlers were found by police near Hebron, the streets of Jerusalem and areas near Israeli settlements in the West Bank have become ‘no go’ zones for Palestinian civilians, as mobs of angry Israelis roam the streets attacking random civilians.Here’s a […]

08 Jul
6:03

Settlers Attempt to Kidnap Children Near Hebron, Bethlehem

Several armed Israel settlers have attempted to kidnap a Palestinian child, after chasing him for more than a kilometer along a road near Hebron. A similar report has surfaced in Beit Sahour, near Bethlehem. Al-Haq human rights organization has issued a statement, via press release, regarding the nature of the […]

07 Jul
12:55

Killers Of Abu Khdeir, Planned Attack In Advance

July 7, 2014 12:55 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Arabs48 news website quoted Israeli sources stating that the six Jewish Israelis who have been arrested in connection with the abduction, torture and brutal killing of Palestinian teen, Mohammad Abu Khdeir, have carried out a premeditated murder, pushed by nationalistic motives.The sources said the suspects are practically tying themselves […]

07 Jul
12:38

Tariq Abu Khdeir Sentenced to House Arrest

An Israeli court, on Sunday, has sentenced to house arrest Palestinian-American teenager, Tariq Abu Khdeir, who was filmed being brutally beaten by police during clashes in Jerusalem, according to an attorney for prisoner rights group Addameer.He will be released to house arrest for nine days, the attorney told Ma’an, with […]

06 Jul
9:29

Tarek Abu Khdeir Court Hearing on Sunday

The Palestinian-American teen who was brutally beaten and detained, Thursday, by undercover Jerusalem police is to have his case heard on Sunday, according to media and rights groups.Tarek Abu Khdeir, born in the US, is cousin to Muhammad Abu Khdeir, the 16-year-old Palestinian who was abducted and burned alive by […]

06 Jul
7:00

U.S. Officials Visit Badly-beaten 15-yr Old Palestinian-American; Express ‘Grave Concern’

A Tampa, Florida boy who was visiting relatives in Jerusalem when he was grabbed by undercover Israeli officers and badly beaten in the face and head received a visit from U.S. officials Saturday, in advance of his court hearing Sunday.Tariq Abu Khdeir, 15, is the cousin of Mohammed Abu Khdeir, […]

05 Jul
3:20

Autopsy: Muhammad Abu Khdeir Was Burned Alive

Initial autopsy reports reveal that 16-year-old Muhammad Hussein Abu Khdeir, was still breathing when he was set on fire by his Israeli kidnappers.General Palestinian Prosecutor, Mohammad Abul-Ghani al-Oweiwy, attended the West Bank autopsy after the body was handed over to a medical team. The Israeli police had initially delayed handing […]

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04 Jul
11:53

This Week in Palestine Week 27 2014

July 4, 2014 11:53 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 9 m 08s || 8.36 MB || Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for June 28th to July 4th, 2014. Three Palestinian were killed these week due to Israeli army […]

02 Jul
11:49

Officials Condemn Murder of Khdeir

UN Special Envoy to the Middle East, Robert Serry, has condemned the killing of Palestinian teen Muhammad Abu Khdeir in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Shu’fat. Israeli PM Netanyahu has also issued a statement in condemnation of the boy’s murder.Serry said in a statement, Wednesday, according to Al Ray: ‘I […]

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02 Jul
11:30

Palestine Today 07 02 2014

July 2, 2014 11:30 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 55s || 3.58 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday July 2nd, 2014. Israeli radicals kidnap and kill a Palestinian teen in Jerusalem, meanwhile Israeli military clashes […]

02 Jul
11:07

Clashes Erupt in Jerusalem, Over 65 Injured

Over 65 Palestinians have been injured in ongoing confrontations with Israeli forces in occupied East Jerusalem, today, after 16-year-old Muhammad Hussein Abu Khdeir was kidnapped from the Shu’fat region and killed by Israeli settlers.The boy’s burned body was found early this morning in a vacant lot in another part of […]

02 Jul
1:23

Palestinian, 16, Found Dead After Israeli Mobs March, Chanting “Death To Arabs’

July 2, 2014 1:23 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The body of a Palestinian teenager was found in Jerusalem after a day and evening of Israeli protests that turned into mobs streaming through the streets of the Old City and east Jerusalem chanting ‘Death to Arabs’.At least 8 Palestinians had to be rescued from the mobs by police, and […]

24 Jan
3:27

PCHR Weekly Report: 10 civilians, including 3 children, wounded by Israeli forces this week

January 24, 2013 3:27 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 17- 22 January 2012, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that 4 civilians, including 2 children, were wounded in the northern and central Gaza Strip. 5 Palestinian civilians were wounded […]

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18 Sep
10:03

Palestine Today 09 18 2012

September 18, 2012 10:03 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 16s || 2.99 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday September 18th, 2012. Palestinian President hints to reconsidering the Oslo Accords, meanwhile, the Palestinian Authority says will […]

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11 Jun
10:57

Palestine Today 06 11 2012

June 11, 2012 10:57 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 58s || 3.63 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center www.imemc.org, for Monday June 11, 2012. Israeli settlers vandalize Palestinian property meanwhile Israeli military attack homes in the Gaza Strip, […]

20 Jan
1:30

PCHR Weekly Report: 2 fighters killed, 2 wounded by Israeli forces this week

January 20, 2012 1:30 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Two Palestinian resistance fighters were killed by Israeli forces in Beit Hanoun, in the northern Gaza Strip. In a separate incident, two Palestinian resistance fighters were wounded by Israeli forces in the east of al-Boreij refugee camp in central Gaza.Israeli forces have continued to use force against peaceful protests in […]

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22 Jan
5:32

This Week in Palestine week 3 2011

January 22, 2011 5:32 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 10 m 20s || 9.46 MB || Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for January 15 to 21 2011. General Lead The Israeli military kills two Palestinians and a High […]

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21 Jan
4:44

Palestine Today 01 20 2011

January 21, 2011 4:44 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 4 m 30s || 4.12 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, January 20 2011 Medical sources reported that on Wednesday night dozens of Palestinian residents were injured in […]

20 Jan
11:07

Dozens Of Palestinians Injured in East Jerusalem Clashes

January 20, 2011 11:07 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Medical sources reported on Wednesday at night that dozens of Palestinian residents were injured in clashes that took place in Silwan neighborhood, Ras Al Amoud, and the Shu’fat Refugee camp in occupied East Jerusalem. The sources stated that 13 residents, including 4 pregnant women, were wounded in Shu’fat and were […]

04 Jan
9:08

Palestinian Home Demolished In Jerusalem

January 4, 2011 9:08 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli bulldozers demolished on Tuesday at dawn a Palestinian home in Beit Hanina, north of occupied East Jerusalem, the Maan News Agency reported. The agency added that apprxamately at 4:30 at dawn, Israeli policemen and workers of the Jerusalem Municipality demolished the house of resident Nayef Oweida, located in Wad […]

26 Oct
10:04

Israel Hands 231 Orders Targeting Arab Homes In Jerusalem

October 26, 2010 10:04 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Local sources in Jerusalem reported Monday that the Israeli Authorities handed 231 demolition orders on Monday targeting Arab and Palestinian homes in several neighborhoods in occupied East Jerusalem. The orders target homes in Shu’fat, Silwan, Al Bustan, Beit Hanina, Al Esawiyya, Wadi Al Dam, and the Al Ras area in […]

24 Sep
8:15

PCHR Weekly Report: 2 Palestinians Killed; 6 Wounded By Israeli Forces This Week

September 24, 2010 8:15 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory for the week of 16-22 September 2010, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights found that Israeli forces killed two Palestinians and wounded six civilians this week.According to the Center’s findings, Israeli forces extra-judicially executed a Palestinian […]

10 Sep
6:40

PCHR Weekly Report: 2 Workers Killed, 2 Wounded, 13 Abducted by Israeli Forces This Week

September 10, 2010 6:40 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 02-07 September 2010, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights found that Israeli forces killed two Palestinian workers in an air strike against a tunnel in the southern Gaza Strip.Israeli forces continued to […]

30 Jul
4:41

PCHR Weekly Report: 1 Worker killed, 5 peaceful protesters injured by Israeli forces this week

July 30, 2010 4:41 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory for the week of 22-28 July 2010, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights found that Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian worker in the northern West Bank.In addition, Israeli forces continued to use force against […]

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16 Feb
5:54

Palestine Today 02 15 2010

February 16, 2010 5:54 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 00s || 2.75 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Centre, www.imemc.org, for Monday, February 15th, 2010. A British film maker was detained in Gaza, whilst military raids continue in the […]

16 Feb
2:58

The Israeli Military & Police Raid Palestinian Areas in Jerusalem to Enforce Taxes

February 16, 2010 2:58 AM Ghassan Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Israeli police forces, along with Israeli soldiers, stormed a number of Palestinian neighborhoods, on Monday, to enforce resident to bay taxes.At Shu’fat camp for Palestinian refugees near Jerusalem’s old city, shop owner closed their shops in protest of the raid. Shop owners say that the police enforce unreal taxes […]

12 Feb
10:09

PCHR Weekly Report: 7 Palestinian civilians wounded by Israeli forces this week

February 12, 2010 10:09 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

According to the Palestinian Center for Human Rights’ Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, during the week of 04 – 10 February 2010, 7 Palestinian civilians, including two journalists and a child, were wounded by Israeli gunfire in the West Bank. OSCAILTIMAGE(attachments/feb2010/shufat_camp.jpg 300 0) […]

05 Dec
11:45

Eight Palestinians Wounded Near Jerusalem

December 5, 2009 11:45 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported Thursday that eight Palestinians were wounded by Israeli military fire in Shu’fat refugee camp, north of Jerusalem.Israeli soldiers invaded the camp and fired at protesters who hurled stones and empty bottles at the invading forces. Five Palestinians were wounded and one Israeli soldier, member of the […]

22 May
8:51

Las autoridades israelíes destruyen varios apartamentos en Jerusalén y pretenden arrasar otros 22

May 22, 2008 8:51 AM IMEMC & Agencies News Report 0

Excavadoras de la municipalidad de Jerusalén demolieron el miércoles una serie de pisos que pertenecen a dos residentes en el barrio Ã¥rabe de Al Tour, en Jerusalén oriental. Las autoridades israelíes también entregaron 22 notificaciones a los residentes sobre la intención de demoler sus hogares. El ataque se inició cuando […]