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05 Feb
3:14

Israel Freezes Al Qeeq’s Administrative Detention

February 5, 2016 3:14 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israel’s top court, on Thursday, suspended the administrative detention (without trial) of Palestinian prisoner Mohammad al-Qeeq citing medical concerns, 72 days into the prisoner’s life-threatening hunger strike.Qadura Fares, the head of the Palestinian Prisoners Society, told Ma’an News Agency that Israel’s Supreme Court was freezing al-Qeeq’s six-month administrative detention order […]

10 Nov
8:35

Palestinian Journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq Released from Israeli Prison

November 10, 2017 8:35 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Palestinian journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq was released from Israeli prison after ten months jailed on Wednesday, 8 November. Al-Qeeq, 35, was seized by occupation forces in January 2017 as he returned home from a protest against the Israeli detention of the bodies of Palestinians killed by occupation forces. Al-Qeeq became nationally and internationally known after his 94-day hunger […]

13 Mar
7:38

Amnesty International: Al-Qeeq Release Deal Further Proves Deception of Administrative Detention

Amnesty International claims that the deal signed to release hunger-striking journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq is another piece of evidence regarding the deception of Israel’s administrative detention policy.   Amnesty’s remarks came following an Israeli military court’s approval of an order confirming Al-Qeeq’s detention for three more months, which can be renewed indefinitely. “The […]

10 Mar
8:16

Journalist Al-Qeeq Suspends Hunger Strike

March 10, 2017 8:16 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

A Palestinian detainee suspended his hunger strike on Friday, upon reaching a deal with Israeli Prison Services, said Chairman of the Detainees’ Affairs Commission Issa Qaraqe. Mohammad al-Qeeq has suspended his 33-day hunger strike upon reaching a deal with Israeli Prison Services to be released on April 14. Al-Qeeq, a […]

08 Mar
2:02

Hunger Striking Detained, Journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq, Moved To Hospital

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported, Wednesday, that the detained journalist, Mohammad al-Qeeq, who entered his second month of hunger strike, protesting his continued illegal detention by Israel, was moved to a hospital after a serious deterioration in his health condition. The Committee stated that al-Qeeq lost more than twelve […]

02 Mar
8:16

Wife of Mohammad al-Qeeq Urges Action (VIDEO)

A new video by Fayha Shalash, Palestinian journalist and the wife of imprisoned hunger striker and journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, urges international action for his release.   Mohammad al-Qeeq is one of 23 Palestinian journalists imprisoned by the Israeli state.   More info at Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network.  

02 Mar
4:10

Detainee Al-Qeeq Continues His Hunger Strike Since February 6th

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported, Wednesday, that detainee Mohammad al-Qeeq, 34, is ongoing with his hunger strike since February 6th, protesting his Administrative Detention, without charges, and is facing a deteriorating health condition. The statement of the PPS came after one of its lawyers visited him in Ramla […]

20 May
10:27

Journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq Released

The Israeli authorities released, on Thursday, Palestinian journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, who went on hunger strike for 94 days, protesting his arbitrary, illegal, Administrative Detention without charges. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that al-Qeeq, 34, from Doura city, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, was released […]

17 Mar
9:49

Israeli Extremists Threaten to Kill Al-Qeeq

Israeli extremists have reportedly made death threats against Palestinian journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, who had been on a hunger strike for nearly a hundred days and is now recuperating in hospital.An Israeli soldier and a settler forced their way into al-Qeeq’s room in al-Afula Hospital, while his security guard was away […]

26 Feb
3:57

Al-Qeeq Suspends His Strike After Reaching An Agreement For His Release

February 26, 2016 3:57 PM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that hunger striking journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, who is held by Israel without charges or trial, has suspended his strike that lasted for 94 days, after reaching an agreement for his release, in May.Lawyers Hanan al-Khatib and Hiba Masalha, of the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee, […]

19 Feb
6:11

UPDATE: Al-Qeeq Denied Family Visits, Birzeit, Workers Union Rally in Solidarity

February 19, 2016 6:11 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

The Detainees and ex-Detainees Committee announced, Friday, that Israeli security is still refusing to allow hunger striking journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq’s family the right to visit with him.The committee said that the decision violates the latest Israeli Supreme Court ruling which permitted his family to visit him in Affula Hospiutal. The […]

19 Feb
5:56

Al-Qeeq Suffering Severe Convulsions

February 19, 2016 5:56 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Hunger striking journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, after suffering severe convulsions on Wednesday night, lost the ability to breath, hear, see or speak until the morning.Mohammad Kana’na, who accompanied al-Qeeq in the hospital, said that the administrative detainee suffered from severe convulsions which could not be controlled. He explained that al-Qeeq was […]

18 Feb
8:59

Al-Qeeq: Israeli Court Rejects Transfer, Journalist Continues Hunger Strike

February 18, 2016 8:59 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Three Palestinian Arabic dailies have highlighted the Israeli Supreme Court’s rejection to transfer hunger-striking journalist detainee Mohammad al-Qeeq to a Ramallah hospital.The dailies reported, according to WAFA, that the court rejected al-Qeeq’s demand to be transferred to a Palestinian hospital in Ramallah. Al-Hayat al-Jadida added, in this regard, that, as […]

15 Feb
3:52

Al-Qeeq Showing Symptoms of Stroke

February 15, 2016 3:52 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Doctors in the Emek hospital, on Saturday, said that administrative prisoner, journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq has been showing stroke symptoms 81 days into his hunger strike against arbitrary imprisonment, adding that he is now fighting death.Lawyer of the Palestinian commission of detainees and ex-detainees, Hiba Masalha, said, according to the PNN, […]

10 Feb
12:57

Al-Qeeq to be Transferred to Ramallah Hospital

February 10, 2016 12:57 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

On Wednesday, February 10th, 18:00, supporters will arrive at the hospital in Afula, accompanied by an ambulance and doctors, to transfer Mohammed Al-Qeeq for medical treatment in the Ramallah hospital.02/09/16 | International Solidarity Movement | Hebron Journalist Mohammed Al-Qeeq is on the 77th day of hunger strike and fighting for […]

09 Feb
2:06

Palestinians Close the ICRC on Behalf of Al-Qeeq

February 9, 2016 2:06 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Ramallah 0

A group of Palestinian youth closed, on Monday morning, the headquarters of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in al-Bireh, in protest against the international silence being displayed, with regard to the case of Palestinian hunger-striking journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq.A collective statement by the group explained, according to Al […]

07 Feb
11:01

Al-Qeeq Refuses Conditional Release in May

February 7, 2016 11:01 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Palestinian administrative prisoner and journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq, on Sunday, refused an Israeli offer to be released on May 1st, in return for suspending his hunger strike.PNN reports that, according to the Prisoners’ and Ex-prisoners’ Committee, the Israeli offer was put forward to Palestinian MK Osama al-Saadi and lawyer Ashraf Abu […]

06 Feb
7:03

Al-Qeeq Rejects Court Decision, Now Unresponsive

February 6, 2016 7:03 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

On Thursday, Palestinian journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq said he rejected the Israeli court decision to temporarily suspend his administrative detention (indefinite jailing without charge or trial), and that he would continue with his hunger strike.The Israeli Supreme Court, according to the PNN, suspended his six-month administrative detention sentence citing medical concerns, […]

05 Feb
7:06

Al-Qeeq Barely Able To Speak Or Hear

February 5, 2016 7:06 AM IMEMC News News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

A video published, Thursday, revealed that hunger striking detainee, journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, who started his strike 72 days ago, became barely able to speak or hear, lost a significant amount of weight, and is in a rapidly declining health condition. The video, filmed during a visit by Arab Member of […]

05 Feb
5:38

PHRI Supports Medical Team Refusal To Force-treat Al-qeeq, Reiterates Call For Immediate Release

February 5, 2016 5:38 AM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

This morning, February 4, 2016, Dr. Mahmoud Mahamid, a member of Physicians for Human Rights-Israel (PHRI), visited Muhammad Al-Qeeq, who has been on a hunger strike for 71 days and is at imminent risk of death. Dr. Mahamid reported that Al-Qeeq’s condition was extremely grave and that most of the […]

03 Feb
11:58

Forcible Treatment of Al-Qeeq Approved

February 3, 2016 11:58 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israeli authorities have decided to forcibly treat hunger striking detainee, journalist Muhammad al-Qeeq, without his consent, according to Minister Issa Qaraqe, chairman of the Detainees and Ex-Detainees Commission.Earlier on Wednesday, the Israeli ethics committee at Afula hospital, where Palestinian detainee al-Qeeq is being hospitalized, said that he is on the […]

03 Feb
3:56

Hunger Striker Al-Qeeq Loses 60% of Hearing

February 3, 2016 3:56 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

According to a statement by the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS), hunger-striking journalist and administrative prisoner, Muhammad Al-Qeeq, has lost his ability to speak and 60% of his hearing sense, 70 days into his hunger strike.Head of the Detainees and ex-Detainees Committee, Ashraf Abu Sneineh, on 25 January, said that the […]

31 Jan
2:10

Al-Qeeq: Hunger Striking Journalist Writes Testament

January 31, 2016 2:10 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

By day 66 of Muhammad Al-Qeeq’s hunger strike, the Palestinian journalist wrote his testament, hoping that he could see his wife and children before dying.Al-Qeeq, who has been on hunger strike, now, for 66 days, in protest of administrative detention, wrote his testament as seen in the photo above. His […]

29 Jan
8:50

PHRI doctor prevented from visiting hunger striker Muhammad Al-Qeeq

January 29, 2016 8:50 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

January 28, 2016 – HaEmek Hospital, where hunger striker Muhammad al-Qeeq has been hospitalized for about a month, has prevented yesterday the entrance of a volunteer physician from Physicians for Human Rights – Israel (PHRI).On January 11, at the request of al-Qeeq and his family, the organization had made an […]

26 Jan
4:00

Hunger Striking Journalist Muhammad Al-Qeeq Nearing Death

January 26, 2016 4:00 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Head of the detainees and ex-detainees committee, Ashraf Abu Sneineh, on Monday morning, said that the health of journalist prisoner, Muhammad al-Qeeq is deteriorating on a fast pace, confirming the need for immediate action.Abu Sneineh said that al-Qeeq, two months into his open-ended hunger strike, has now lost conscious and […]

25 Jan
3:15

Gaza Journalists Demonstrate in Support of Al-Qeeq

Dozens of Palestinian journalists demonstrated on Sunday morning, in front of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights office in Gaza City, in solidarity with hunger striking journalist Muhammad al-Qeeq.The demonstration, organized by Gaza’s union of journalists, was held in hopes to urge the international community to put pressure on […]

18 Jan
1:49

Al-Qeeq Sentenced to 6 Months

January 18, 2016 1:49 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

The Israeli military court of Ofer prison rejected an appeal to end the administrative detention of hunger-striking Palestinian prisoner Muhammad al-Qeeq, on Saturday.Al-Qeeq continues his open-ended hunger strike since the 24th, November 2015, according to Issa Qaraqe’, the head of Prisoners’ Affairs Committee. Qaraqe stated that the court ruled to […]

15 Jan
11:57

Al-Qeeq: Day 51 of Hunger Strike, Refusing Vitamins

January 15, 2016 11:57 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Palestinian prisoner Muhammad al-Qeeq stopped taking vitamins on Thursday, as he entered the 51st day of a hunger strike which he began to protest his detention without trial, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said.Qadura Fares, head of the prisoner’s society, told Ma’an that al-Qeeq, a 33-year-old journalist from the southern […]

14 Jan
4:54

PCHR Condemns Application Of Force-feeding Against Detainee, Journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq

January 14, 2016 4:54 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In an unprecedented step on Tuesday, 12 January 2016, Israeli forces applied the force-feeding law against the administrative detainee, journalist Mohammed al-Qeeq, who has been on a hunger strike for about 50 days. Al-Qeeq was handcuffed and then forcibly administrated intravenous fluids.The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) is gravely […]

12 Jan
6:27

Israel Force-Fed Hunger Striking Detainee, Journalist Mohammad Al-Qeeq

January 12, 2016 6:27 PM IMEMC News News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Head of the Detainees and Ex-Detainees Committee Issa Qaraqe’ said that the Israeli Authorities have force-fed hunger striking detainee, journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, via intravenous infusion.Qaraqe stated al-Qeeq is the first detainee to be force-fed since the Israeli government passed the force-feeding law in July of 2015, in an attempt […]

12 Jan
1:30

Israel to Force Feed Al-Qeeq

January 12, 2016 1:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

The Commission of Detainees’ Affairs warned, on Monday, of the Israeli Medical Committee’s decision to force-feed Palestinian journalist Muhammad Al-Qeeq, who is currently on hunger strike.Al-Qeeq has waged a hunger strike since November 24th, in protest of his administrative detention. Lawyer Heba Masalha said that Al-Qeeq’s health condition is quite […]

12 Jan
12:44

Hunger Striking Journalist Muhammad Al-Qeeq Enters Coma

January 12, 2016 12:44 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian journalist Muhammad Al-Qeeq has fallen into a coma, after entering his 48th day of hunger strike, family sources revealed.According to the Palestinian News Center (PIC), Al-Qeeq’s wife said that her husband had entered a very critical stage of his hunger strike that was started on Nov. 24, 2015. […]

25 Mar
9:20

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday evening, a young Palestinian man, after stopping him at the Container military roadblock, northeast of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Badr Hussein Za’aqeeq, 25, from Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied […]

15 Jan
3:09

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 28 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Tuesday, at least 28 Palestinians, including children, and a shepherd, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Jenin, in northern West Bank, has reported that the soldiers abducted eight Palestinians in […]

13 Jan
9:50

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians In Bethlehem, Hebron And Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, six Palestinians, including one child, from the West Bank governorates of Bethlehem, Hebron and Qalqilia, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has confirmed. In Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded Teqoua’ town, southeast of the city, searched homes and abducted a child, […]

04 Dec
1:02

PPS: “Army Abducts 24 Palestinians In The West Bank”

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Tuesday, twenty-four Palestinians, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported. The soldiers invaded and violently searched dozens of homes in various parts of the West Bank, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting […]

02 Oct
1:27

Army Abducts 21 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, late at night and on Tuesday at dawn, at least twenty-one Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem. The soldiers invaded many communities in Bethlehem, Jenin, Tulkarem and Hebron, before storming and ransacking dozens of homes, and interrogated many […]

02 Oct
10:24

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Hebron, Installs Roadblock

October 2, 2018 10:24 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, early on Tuesday morning, one Palestinian, and installed many roadblocks, in addition to closing the main gate of the al-Fawwar refugee camp, in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, violently searched homes, and abducted […]

13 Sep
9:29

Including Two Children, Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Hebron

September 13, 2018 9:29 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Thursday, five Palestinians from their homes, in addition to two children at a military roadblock, in several parts of Hebron governorate, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded many homes in […]

02 Aug
7:26

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians, Confiscate Cash And A Car, In Hebron

August 2, 2018 7:26 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, Hebron city, and Beit Ummar town, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, abducted three former political prisoners, confiscated cash and a car, during violent searches of homes and property. The soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, and abducted […]

06 Jun
11:08

Army Abducts Twelve Palestinians, Injure Many, In The West Bank

Israeli soldier abducted, earlier Wednesday, at least twelve Palestinians, and injured many others during massive invasions targeting homes and communities, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded Shu’fat refugee camp, in the center of the city, searched homes and abducted Monther […]

06 Jun
10:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians, Injure Several Others, Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, abducted two Palestinians, and injured several others, during protests the took place following the invasion. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers stormed and searched homes in Beit Ummar, before abducting […]

13 May
4:36

World Press Freedom Day 2018: Journalists Demand British Media Institutions to Break The Silence and Stand with Palestinian Journalists under Occupation (VIDEO)

Photo: Lara Khalidi On World Press Freedom Day 2018, the Journalist Support Committee held a conference in London on the “Challenges of Palestinian Journalists” living and working under occupation. Prominent journalists, media analysts and activists demanded British media institutions and agencies to break the silence and stand in solidarity with […]

16 Apr
8:16

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians, Including A Child, In Hebron

April 16, 2018 8:16 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, Hebron city and several villages and towns, searched and ransacked many homes and abducted four Palestinians, including one child. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers abducted Firas Yacoub Natsha, 12, from his home in the Old City of Hebron. They added that […]

10 Apr
11:22

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Hebron, Ramallah And Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, five Palestinian men from their homes in the West Bank governorates of Hebron, Ramallah and Qalqilia, during violent invasions and military searches of homes. In Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, identified […]

26 Mar
12:48

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 43 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, 43 Palestinians, including a husband and his wife, from several parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem. The Maan News Agency has reported that an Israeli military spokesperson confirmed to their agency that the soldiers arrested 43 Palestinians but did […]

12 Dec
11:40

Update: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 22 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, since Monday evening until Tuesday at dawn, 22 Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank, bringing the number of abducted Palestinians since the U.S. President made his illegal recognition of occupied Jerusalem as the unified capital of […]

12 Nov
4:30

Palestinian Organizer Hassan Karajah Released after 16 Months in Prison without Charge or Trial (VIDEO)

November 12, 2017 4:30 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Hassan Karajah, Palestinian youth activist and organizer, was released after nearly a year and half held without charge or trial under administrative detention late on Thursday night, 9 November. He was supposed to be released in the afternoon, but his release was delayed for hours; his family and friends waited […]

05 Nov
11:25

Army Abducts Three Palestinians In Hebron And Jerusalem, Injures Several Others

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, two Palestinians, including a child, in Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and injured several others, in addition to abducting one child in Shu’fat refugee camp, north of Jerusalem. Media sources in Beit Ummar said many army […]

09 Oct
12:01

PPS: “Amy Abducted 21 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted, on Monday at dawn, 21 Palestinians, from their homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office PPS, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers invaded many homes in the city, […]

09 Oct
10:04

Army Abducts Nine Palestinians In Hebron

October 9, 2017 10:04 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, nine Palestinians, including two children, after invading their homes and violently searching them, in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded many homes in the city, and […]

04 Oct
10:16

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians In The West Bank

October 4, 2017 10:16 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, six Palestinians, including four in of the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, summoned one Palestinian for interrogation and confiscated large sums of cash. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said dozens of soldiers invaded and violently searched homes in […]

13 Sep
9:28

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian Near Hebron

September 13, 2017 9:28 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, searched homes, and abducted a former political prisoner. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded and searched a few homes, and abducted a former political […]

19 Aug
7:08

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (10 – 16 August 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 10 – 16 August, 2017. 17 Palestinian civilians, including 7 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. 10 civilians, including 2 children, were wounded in the West Bank and 7 others […]

25 Jul
11:38

Israeli Troops Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

July 25, 2017 11:38 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted three Palestinians in the governorate, and installed many roadblocks. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched homes in the Old City, and abducted Ziad […]

23 Jul
9:28

Army Abducts Ten Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, ten Palestinians, including two former political prisoners, from their homes in various parts of the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron. Many army vehicles invaded several neighborhoods in Hebron city, in addition to the towns of Halhoul, Sa’ir and Ethna, stormed and ransacked […]

16 Jul
11:42

Updated: Undercover Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Ramallah

Dozens of undercover Israeli soldiers killed, on Sunday at dawn, a Palestinian man in Nabi Saleh village, northwest of Ramallah. The Palestinian was later identified as Amer Ahmad Khalil Tirawi, 34; he was a married father of one child, from Kafr Ein village, northwest of Ramallah. The Israeli army said  […]

16 Jul
10:39

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Hebron

July 16, 2017 10:39 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded and searched, Sunday, many homes in Hebron city, in addition to Doura, Safa and Beit Ummar towns, before abducting one Palestinian, and confiscated the car of another Palestinian, in addition to holding an ambulance transporting a child to a local hospital. Several Israeli army jeeps invaded Nammoura […]

27 Jun
12:03

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

June 27, 2017 12:03 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, three young Palestinian men from their homes, in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded the town from several directions, before storming and searching homes, and abducted three Palestinians, identified as Mohye […]

24 May
10:43

Israel Transfers 20 Hunger-Striking Detainees To Hospital

A report by the media committee of the “Freedom and Dignity” hunger strike, has revealed that the Israeli prison administration in Hadarim detention center has transferred at least twenty striking detainees to a hospital. The committee stated that the detainees were transferred to Meir Medical Center, after suffering serious health […]

22 May
9:35

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Nablus, Bethlehem And Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, three Palestinians in the northern west Bank governorate of Nablus, one in Bethlehem, and one in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, during extensive military invasions and searches of homes. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers invaded the Askar […]

16 May
12:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 17 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least seventeen Palestinians, from various parts of the occupied West Bank, and confiscated large sums of cash. The army said it also confiscated a weapon from one of the invaded homes. In the Hebron governorate, in the southern part of the West […]

08 May
1:24

Army Abducts Five Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, Hebron city, and several nearby communities, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, searched many homes and abducted five Palestinians. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers searched many homes, in various parts of the city, […]

24 Apr
11:21

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Hebron

April 24, 2017 11:21 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the towns of Beit Ummar and Yatta, in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, searched and ransacked many homes, and abducted two young men. Mohammad Awad, a media activist with the Popular Committee in Hebron, said the soldiers invaded Beit […]

15 Mar
1:14

Updated: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 30 Palestinians In The West Bank”

In a press release, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that the number of Palestinians, abducted by Israeli soldiers overnight and at dawn, Wednesday, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, has arrived to thirty, most of them from occupied Jerusalem. Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud, of the Jerusalem Parents […]

Palestine Today - audio
11 Mar
1:19

This Week in Palestine Week 10 2017

March 11, 2017 1:19 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for March 04, to the 10, 2017. Israel’s Parliament this week passes a law banning boycott activists from entering the country as troops kill an activist during invasions targeting West […]

Palestine Today - audio
09 Mar
1:33

Palestine Today 03 08 2017

March 9, 2017 1:33 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, March, 08, 2017. Hunger striking political detainee moved to hospital, meanwhile Israeli troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians.  These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Eight Palestinian […]

05 Mar
5:00

Jamal Abu al-Leil on Hunger Strike for 17 Days

Activists marched from Qalandiya refugee camp to al-Manara square in the center of Ramallah in the occupied West Bank, on Sunday, to express solidarity with resident of the refugee camp Jamal Abu al-Leil, who has been on hunger strike for 17 days in protest of being held by Israel without […]

15 Feb
11:18

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, at least twenty Palestinians from their homes, after invading and violently searching them, in different parts of the West Bank, and confiscated fifteen Palestinian cars. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted a child, identified as Firas Nidal Mansour, 14, and […]

15 Feb
9:55

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Hebron

February 15, 2017 9:55 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and Doura town, southwest of Hebron, violently searched several homes and abducted five Palestinians. Mohammad Awad, the media spokesperson of the Popular Committee in Beit Ummar, said the soldiers invaded homes […]

01 Feb
11:19

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians Near Hebron

February 1, 2017 11:19 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, several homes in Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, searched and ransacked them causing excessive damage, and abducted six Palestinians, including a child. Mohammad Awad, an activist with the Popular Committee in Beit Ummar, said the soldiers […]

25 Jan
12:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nineteen Palestinians The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, several villages and towns, in the West Bank districts of Ramallah, Jenin, Bethlehem, Hebron, Tulkarem and Jerusalem, before conducting extensive searches of homes, and abducted at least nineteen Palestinians. Several army vehicles invaded Deir Ghassana village, northwest of Ramallah, searched homes and abducted […]

16 Jan
8:42

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Journalist Who Held Extended Hunger Strike

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday evening, Palestinian journalist, Mohammad al-Qeeq, 34, who was released on April 19 2014, after holding a 94-day hunger strike, and detained the family members of slain Palestinians, identified as Mohannad al-Halabi, Thaer Abu Ghazala, Hussein Abu Ghosh, after participating in a peaceful procession in Bethlehem, […]

08 Nov
1:24

PPS: “Army Kidnaps 22 Palestinians In The West Bank”

November 8, 2016 1:24 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped overnight and earlier Tuesday, twenty-two Palestinians, including children and a physically-challenged man, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said that soldiers invaded and searched many homes, in different parts of occupied East Jerusalem, and […]

08 Nov
11:49

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Hebron

November 8, 2016 11:49 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the southern West Bank city of Hebron, Beit Ummar and Yatta towns, searched several homes and kidnapped two Palestinians, including a former political prisoner. Mohammad Awad, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in Beit Ummar, north […]

05 Nov
10:28

Several Palestinians Injured In Beit Ummar

November 5, 2016 10:28 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Palestinians have been injured, on Saturday at dawn, during clashes that took place after Israeli soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank. Mohammad Awad, the coordinator of the Popular Committee in Beit Ummar, said the clashes took place in the […]

28 Oct
11:32

Israeli Soldiers Invade Nablus And Hebron, Search Homes And Kidnap One Palestinian

October 28, 2016 11:32 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Nablus, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, several homes in Orif village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, and kidnapped one Palestinian. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) […]

27 Sep
11:14

Israeli Army Kidnaps 17 Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Tuesday, seventeen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including nine in occupied Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and violently searched many homes in Jerusalem, and kidnapped Rami Fakhouri, Ahmad […]

27 Sep
10:05

Army Kidnaps Three Palestinians, Demolish Four Water Wells In Hebron

September 27, 2016 10:05 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the al-Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and kidnapped three Palestinians. The soldiers also demolished four water wells in Sa’ir town, north of Hebron. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the several army […]

19 Sep
1:48

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 25 Palestinians In The West Bank 

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Monday at dawn and Sunday evening, at least 25 Palestinians, including several children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported. The Jenin office of the PPS, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, said the […]

19 Sep
11:08

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Four Palestinians in Tulkarem And Nablus

September 19, 2016 11:08 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Updated: Many Israeli military vehicles invaded, earlier Monday, Kufur Abboush village, south of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, in addition to Tal village and Balata refugee camp, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped four Palestinians. The Tulkarem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the […]

19 Sep
10:29

Soldiers Kidnap Three Palestinians In Jenin

September 19, 2016 10:29 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Many Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Monday at dawn, Zabbouba village and Qabatia town, in the northern West Bank district of Jenin, and kidnapped three Palestinians. The soldiers also stopped and searched dozens of cars. The Jenin office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded a number […]

19 Sep
10:01

Israeli Army Kidnaps Four Palestinians, Including A Woman And Her Son, In Bethlehem

September 19, 2016 10:01 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Monday at dawn, the West Bank city of Bethlehem, searched a few homes in Wad Ma’ali area, in the center of the city, and kidnapped four Palestinians, including a woman and her son. The soldiers also invaded the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem. The soldiers […]

19 Sep
9:46

Army Kidnaps Four Palestinians In Hebron

September 19, 2016 9:46 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Updated: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, Beit Ummar and Ethna towns, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped four Palestinians. One of the invaded homes belongs to the family of a teen who was killed by the army on November 27, 2015. Media sources […]

27 Aug
11:13

4 Palestinian Hunger Strikers in Critical Condition, Handcuffed to Hospital Beds

Four hunger-striking Palestinian detainees are reportedly in critical condition at Israel’s Assaf Harofeh Hospital, according to a statement released on Saturday by the Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs, as 120 other Palestinian prisoners continued hunger strikes, in a mass solidarity movement. The four hunger strikers were identified by the committee as […]

17 Aug
12:41

Army Kidnaps 24 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, 24 Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, during extensive invasions and violent searches of homes. 14 of the kidnapped Palestinians are from Hebron. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said hundreds of soldiers invaded many communities […]

09 Aug
10:03

Army Kidnaps Four Palestinians In Hebron

August 9, 2016 10:03 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS), in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Tuesday at dawn, four Palestinians in a number of towns in the district. The PPS said several army vehicles invaded Sa’ir town, east of […]

08 Aug
12:55

PPS: “Israeli Army Kidnaps Eighteen Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Monday, eighteen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including nine in Hebron. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the WEST Bank, said the soldiers invaded the […]

07 Aug
11:40

New York Protesters Demand Freedom for Bilal Kayed, G4S Out of Palestine

via the Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network Protesters in New York City rallied outside the Manhattan office of British-Danish security corporation G4S on Friday, 5 August to demand freedom for Bilal Kayed, a Palestinian political prisoner in Israeli jails, on his 53rd day of hunger strike. Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity […]

26 Jul
10:50

Israeli Forces Raid Ramon and Ofer Prisons as Palestinian Detainees Join Kayed in Hunger Strike

Israeli prison guards raided and searched Section 5 of the Ramon prison and moved 100 Palestinian prisoners affiliated to the Fateh and Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) movements to the Ohalei Kedar prison. The Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs said in a statement on Tuesday that the […]

20 May
11:48

PJS: “Israel Is Holding Captive 20 Palestinian Journalists”

The Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS) has reported that the Israeli occupation is holding captive twenty Palestinians journalists, including its General Secretariat, Omar Nazzal. While congratulating journalist Mohammad al-Qeeq, and his family, after winning his freedom following an extended hunger strike that lasted for 94 days, the PJS said that Israel […]

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18 Mar
5:20

Palestine Today 03 17 2016

March 18, 2016 5:20 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 Thursday, March 17, 2016. Israeli soldiers kill two Palestinian youth and extremists threaten to kill a Palestinian journalist has he is recovering from a hundred day hunger strike. These stories, and […]

09 Mar
7:33

18 Palestinian Detainees on Hunger Strike against Israeli Maltreatment

March 9, 2016 7:33 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Some 18 Palestinian political detainees in Israel’s Etzion prison have launched a hunger strike in protest of a recent surge of maltreatment and suppression by Israeli prison authorities, according to the Detainees and Ex-Detainees Commission.In a press statement relaeased on Tuesday, the commission said that the 18 prisoners have resorted […]

07 Mar
4:51

2016: 23 Journalists Assaulted by Israeli Army

Since the beginning of January 2016, a total of 23 Palestinian journalists on duty were targeted by Israeli armed forces and police, with 12 of the attacks occurring during the month of February alone.WAFA Palestinian News & Info Agency prepared a monthly report in which violations against journalists were documented, […]

26 Feb
7:18

Palestinian Injured In Ni’lin Weekly Protest

February 26, 2016 7:18 PM IMEMC News News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

One Palestinian was shot with a sponge-tipped bullet, Friday, and many suffered the effects of teargas inhalation, after Israeli soldiers assaulted the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in Ni’lin village, west of Ramallah. The soldiers invaded the village and fired several gas bombs and sponge-tipped bullets, […]

24 Feb
2:59

Berlin Film Festival: Israeli Government is ‘Fascist’, Says Israeli Winner

February 24, 2016 2:59 PM IMEMC & Agencies Diplomacy, Human Interest, International 0

Israeli film-director Udi Aloni, who won the top audience at Berlin Film Festival on Saturday, has labelled the Israeli government “fascist”, and has urged Germany to cease its military support to Israel.At a Q&A session about his award-winning film Junction 48 hours before being presented with the Panorama Audience Award […]

22 Feb
6:29

List of 181 Palestinians & 21 Israelis Killed Since October 1st

February 22, 2016 6:29 AM Celine Hagbard Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

The following is a list of names of all Palestinians shot and killed by Israeli fire in the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip, including one in the Negev, in the period between October 1st, 2015 and February 21st, 2016, as confirmed by the Palestinian Health Ministry.1. […]

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20 Feb
12:39

This Week in Palestine Week 07 2016

February 20, 2016 12:39 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 February 13, to the 19, 2016. Nine Palestinian were killed this week by Israeli gunfire, meanwhile Palestinian Journalist detained by Israel Mohammad Al-Qeeq entered his 87th day without food. […]

19 Feb
7:26

Palestinian Youth Leaders Ordered to Administrative Detention

February 19, 2016 7:26 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Mohammad Zawahreh — brother of Moataz Zawahreh, the Palestinian activist from Dheisheh refugee camp killed by Israeli forces as he participated in a demonstration against the occupation in October and of Ghassan Zawahreh, former administrative detainee and hunger striker who was freed in November 2015 as part of the Battle […]

17 Feb
11:59

Soldiers Kidnap Three Palestinians, Assault Two Others, In Jenin

February 17, 2016 11:59 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, the town of Qabatia, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, searched and ransacked many homes, kidnapped three Palestinians and assaulted two others.Several military vehicles invaded the town from various directions, and surrounded many neighborhoods, before the soldiers kidnapped three Palestinians, […]