Search Results for : al-qadi

24 Sep
3:11

Al-Qadi Released, Moved To The Istishari Hospital In Ramallah

Former Palestinian political prisoner Malek Qadi, who held a hunger strike for 70 days, protesting his illegal Administrative Detention by Israel without charges or trial until achieving his freedom, was discharged from Israeli hospital and is currently at the Istishari Hospital, in the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Fathi […]

22 Sep
11:33

Detainee Malek Al-Qadi To Remain Hospitalized For Two Weeks

September 22, 2016 11:33 AM IMEMC News News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported that detainee Malek Al-Qadi, who ended his 70-day hunger strike, on Wednesday, after reaching an agreement for ending his Administrative Detention, and setting a date for his release, will be sent home in two weeks after completing recovery an Israeli hospital. The committee stated […]

21 Sep
1:42

Agreement Reached For Releasing Hunger Striking Detainees Al-Qadi And Balboul Brothers

September 21, 2016 1:42 PM IMEMC News Human rights, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The head of the Palestinian Detainees Committee Issa Qaraqe has reported that an agreement was reached for the release of hunger striking detainees Mohammad Balboul, Mahmoud Balboul and Malek al-Qadi, after Israel agreed not to renew their illegal Administrative Detention. Qaraqe’ stated that due to the determination of the striking […]

19 Sep
6:36

After Coming Out Of Coma, Al-Qadi Continues His Strike, Remains In Critical Condition (Video)

Palestinian detainee Malek al-Qadi said after he came out of coma, Sunday, that he is ongoing with the hunger strike he started 65 days ago, and refused to take any sort of medical treatment, vitamins, salt and sugar, despite his life-threatening medical condition. The detainee said that his strike continues […]

19 May
2:21

Soldiers Attack Worshipers In Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli soldiers attacked, late on Saturday at night, many Palestinian Muslim worshipers in the al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied Jerusalem, and forced them out of the holy site’s compound. The Islamic Waqf and Endowment Department said dozens of Palestinians choose to spend nights in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, especially during the current […]

04 May
2:09

Illegal Israeli Colonists Destroy Gate Of A Mosque In Jerusalem’s Old City

A group of fanatic illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked, Saturday, Sheikh Makki Mosque in al-Qadisiyah Street in Jerusalem’s Old City, and destroyed its gate. The colonists broke the lock, and sabotaged its gate, for the third time in just a few months, the Palestinian Waqf and Islamic Endowment Ministry has […]

10 Apr
4:50

Part Of One Of Biggest Colonialist Projects; Israel Issues Orders Illegally Confiscating 401 Dunams Of Lands Near Hebron

The Israeli occupation authorities and the military have issued orders illegally confiscating 401 Dunams (99.0893 Acres) of Palestinian lands, to pave a new segregated colonialist road which will also lead to the confiscation of an additional 1273 Dunams (314.5 Acres), as part of a large colonialist project in the southern […]

27 Mar
10:11

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Al-Jalazoun Refugee camp

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Dahiat az-Zira’a area, located between the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, and Doura al-Qare’ village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and abducted seven Palestinians. The al-Jalazoun Media Center has reported that the soldiers invaded and searched many homes and interrogated several […]

15 Mar
7:50

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (07 – 13 March 2019)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes, in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 07 – 13 March, 2019. Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protestors in the Gaza Strip. A Palestinian civilian was killed and 3 others, including a child, succumbed to their wounds. […]

14 Dec
1:02

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct At Least 48 Palestinians In The West Bank”

Updated: Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday at dawn, at least 48 Palestinians, including a woman, who is also a former political prisoner, in addition to two elected legislators, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The soldiers invaded dozens of communities across the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, before […]

07 Oct
11:20

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Fourteen Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until early morning hours Sunday, fourteen Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched many homes across the West Bank, and interrogated several Palestinians before abducting fourteen. […]

18 Sep
12:36

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, eleven Palestinians, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers abducted Rania Wajeeh Dweik, after stopping her at the Container roadblock, northeast of Bethlehem. It added that the soldiers […]

26 Jul
8:50

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (19 – 25 July 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 19 – 25 July, 2018. Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against Palestinian protesters in the Gaza Strip. A Palestinian civilian was killed and 2 civilians succumbed to their previous wounds. 99 Palestinian […]

09 May
10:18

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Fourteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, at least fourteen Palestinians from their homes, after invading and violently searching them, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers also caused fire in olive orchards and wheat fields. Media sources in Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied […]

08 May
10:00

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least twenty Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including former political prisoners and one child, in addition to confiscating one car and cash. Media sources in Nablus, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded Askar […]

22 Feb
12:53

Army Abducts Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, late at night and on Thursday at dawn, twenty Palestinians during extensive invasions and violent searches of homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. In Bethlehem, the soldiers abducted Wajeeh Zoheir Awwad, 25, from his home in […]

24 Nov
3:52

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (16 – 22 November 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 16 – 22 November, 2017. A Palestinian child was wounded and taken into custody at the intersection of “Gush Etzion”, while Israeli forces continued to apply the collective punishment policy. Shooting: During the reporting […]

24 Oct
1:02

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

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted, at dawn Tuesday, sixteen Palestinians from their homes, after the soldiers broke into them and violently searched them, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the […]

06 Apr
4:39

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (30 March – 05 April 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 30 March – 05 April 2017. Forces killed a Palestinian from Nablus in occupied Jerusalem, while 22 Palestinian civilians, including 3 children and a journalist, were wounded.The military continued to target the border areas in […]

PCHR
17 Feb
12:19

PCHR Weekly Report: One civilian dead, 4 wounded by Israeli forces this week

February 17, 2017 12:19 PM PCHR Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 09 – 15 February 2017, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that one Palestinian died from previously inflicted wounds, 4 Palestinians were wounded, and 51, including 4 children, were abducted […]

09 Feb
11:00

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians, Including Two Children, In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and until dawn hours Thursday, eleven Palestinians, including two children, during invasions and violent searches of homes and property, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS in Ramallah, in central West Bank, said the soldiers […]

09 Dec
1:19

Israel Releases Balboul Brothers

December 9, 2016 1:19 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The Israeli authorities released, on Thursday evening, Mohammad and his brother Mahmoud, who were held under illegal Administrative Detention orders, and went on hunger strike for 82 consecutive days, until reaching an agreement for their freedomBeth. Mohammad and Mahmoud were welcomed by hundreds of Palestinians in a massive celebration at […]

04 Oct
11:28

September 2016 report: 436 Palestinians arrested, nearly 8000 since October 2015

Samidoun: The following is a translation of the report issued monthly by Palestinian organizations working on prisoners’ issues: Prisoners Affairs Committee; Palestinian Prisoners; Society; Al-Mezan Center for Human Rights and Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association. The report was issued on Monday, 3 October and translated by Samidoun Palestinian […]

27 Sep
10:56

Autopsy: Palestinian Detainee Died of Heart Condition, Following Longstanding Neglect by Doctors

September 27, 2016 10:56 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

An autopsy has confirmed that the cause of death for 41-year-old Palestinian prisoner Yasser Thiab Hamdouna, who died in Israeli custody Sunday morning, was cardiomegaly, a condition in which the heart is enlarged, and can lead to sudden death. A statement from the Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs, released on […]

26 Sep
5:59

Balboul Could Regain Eyesight After Treatment And Nutrition

September 26, 2016 5:59 AM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

On Sunday, Arab members of Israeli Knesset (MK) Dr. Ahmad Tibi and Osama Sa’adi, along with Optometrist Dr. Salam Erekat, visited detainee Mohammad Balboul, at the Wolfson Israel medical center, and said that Balboul’s blindness, could be temporary, but he needs good nutrition and professional medical treatment. Mohammad Balboul lost […]

26 Sep
5:24

Detainee Mohammad Balboul To Be Moved From Wolfson Hospital To Ramla Prison Clinic

September 26, 2016 5:24 AM IMEMC News Human rights, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported, on Sunday evening, that the Israeli Prison Authority has decided to move detainee Mohammad Balboul, who held an extended hunger strike, from the Wolfson Israeli medical center to the infamous Ramla prison clinic. In a press release, the Committee said that despite the difficult […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
23 Sep
9:23

This Week in Palestine Week 38 2016

September 23, 2016 9:23 PM 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 September 17, to the 23, 2016. Four Palestinians killed this week by Israeli gunfire in the meantime Palestinian President Abbas announce intentions to fight illegal Israeli settlements at the […]

23 Sep
2:38

Qaraqe’: “Qadi To Be Moved To A Hospital In Ramallah Saturday”

September 23, 2016 2:38 PM IMEMC News Human rights, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, West Bank 0

The head of the Detainees’ Committee Issa Qaraqe’ has reported that detainee Malek al-Qadi, who went on hunger strike for seventy days until winning his freedom from Israel’s illegal Administrative Detention, will be transferred this Saturday from the Wolfson Israeli Medical Center to the Istishari Arab Hospital, in the West […]

Palestine Today - audio
22 Sep
11:56

Palestine Today 09 22 2016

September 22, 2016 11:56 PM 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 Thursday, September, 22, 2016. Israeli troops invade West Bank communities, injuries one youth and kidnap at least two dozen civilians.  These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers shot […]

Palestine Today - audio
21 Sep
7:33

Palestine Today 09 21 2016

September 21, 2016 7:33 PM 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, September, 21, 2016. Israeli troops injuries a child at a West Bank checkpoint, meanwhile hunger striking detainees reach a deal to end their protest. These stories, and more, coming up, […]

19 Sep
9:08

Mass Protests Announced in Solidarity with Hunger Strikers

The Detainees and Ex-Detainees Commission of the Palestinian Authority called, on Monday, for a day of mass protests in solidarity with hunger-striking Palestinian detainees held in Israeli jails. The commission called for mass rallies across the West Bank, on Tuesday, in support of Mohammad and Mahmoud Balboul and Malik Qadi, […]

16 Sep
12:49

More Than 100 Detainees Join Hunger Strike

September 16, 2016 12:49 PM IMEMC News Gaza City, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Detainees Committee has reported, on Friday morning, that more than 100 detainees have joined the hunger strike, in solidarity with the striking detainees Mohammad Balboul, his brother Mahmoud and Bilal Kayed. The Committee said the detainees are held in Ramon, Nafha, Negev, Ofer and Galboa’ Israeli prisons. In […]

15 Sep
2:28

Fifty Detainees Join Hunger Strike As Qadi Enters Coma After Acute Pneumonia  

September 15, 2016 2:28 AM IMEMC News Human rights, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The head of the Palestinian Detainees Committee ‘Issa Qaraqe voiced an urgent appeal to the United Nations Human Rights Council, holding its 33rd session Wednesday, to immediately intervene and save the lives of all hunger striking Palestinian detainees in Israeli prisons, especially Malek al-Qadi who entered a coma after developing […]

11 Sep
8:20

Bethlehem: Protesters Stage Sit-in at Red Cross Headquarters in Solidarity with Hunger Strikers

A group of Palestinian youth, activists and politicians staged a sit-in, Saturday, at the Bethlehem office of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), in the southern occupied West Bank, to show solidarity with hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners in Israeli custody. Spokesperson for the Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoner’s […]

10 Sep
12:56

Hunger Striking Detainee Malek Qadi Facing Imminent Death  

Palestinian Detainee Malek al-Qadi, who started a hunger strike 57 days ago, fell into a coma, and is currently in a life-threatening condition that could result in imminent death, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. Executive head of the PPS Abdullah az-Zaghari said the Israeli Prison Authority issued an […]

06 Sep
11:08

Palestinians Rally Around Hunger Striking Prisoners

by Ahmad Jaradat, Senior Project Coordinator, Alternative Information Center In Bethlehem, hundreds of Palestinians participated in a march in solidarity with three Palestinian political prisoners on hunger strike. The Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs, the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society, the Palestinian Ministry of Education and local civil society groups organized the demonstration. […]

01 Sep
12:20

PPS: “25 Journalists Are Imprisoned By Israel, Seven Of Them Without Charges Or Trial”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israel is holding captive 25 Palestinian journalists, including seven who are imprisoned under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders, without charges or trial. The PPS said the Israeli Authorities are holding seven journalists under Administrative Detention, without charges or trial, except for the alleged […]

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 […]

30 Jul
10:40

Palestinian Detainees Continue Hunger Strike Amid Deteriorating Health

July 30, 2016 10:40 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Multiple Palestinian prisoners continued their hunger strike Saturday in protest of their administrative detentions in Israeli prisons, Sawt al-Asra (Voice of Prisoners) radio reported, according to Ma’an. The radio reported on the status of various high-profile prisoners, principally Bilal Kayed, who continued his hunger strike Saturday for the 46th day, […]

16 Jun
8:16

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (09 – 15 June 2016)

Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law in the occupied Palestinian territories continued during the reporting period (09 – 15 June 2016). Shootings: Israeli forces have continued to commit crimes, inflicting civilian casualties. They have also continued to use excessive force against Palestinian civilians participating in peaceful protests in […]

13 Jun
12:22

Army Kidnaps Fifteen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Monday at dawn and late at night Sunday, at least fifteen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said a large military force invaded, at dawn, the Schools Street in Jabal al-Mokabber neighborhood, in […]

13 Jun
1:45

Israeli Army Kidnaps A Palestinian Legislator In Hebron

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Sunday at dawn, a Palestinian legislator from his home, in Surif town, northeast of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded the home of legislator Samir al-Qadi, 59, and abducted him after violently searching his property, causing damage. […]

11 Jun
2:08

Israeli Army Attacks Weekly Protest In Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli soldiers attacked Friday the weekly protest in Kufur Qaddoum town, in the northern West Bank district of Qalqilia, causing many injuries. Morad Qaddoum, media spokesperson of the Popular Committee in Kufur Qaddoum, said the soldiers attacked the protesters, and fired many gas bomb, rubber-coated steel bullets, and sprayed them […]

15 Mar
11:49

Autopsy Shows Soldiers’ “Overkill” of 3 Palestinians; Prosecutors Say Reveals Systematic Policy

March 15, 2016 11:49 AM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

The Head of the General Prosecutors’ Office in Hebron Ashraf Mashal has reported that autopsies performed on the three Palestinians, who were killed by the Israeli military on Monday in Hebron, revealed that the soldiers fired an excessive number of bullets into the Palestinians, even after killing them.Several similar incidents, […]

28 Jan
3:25

Army Kidnaps Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

January 28, 2016 3:25 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier on Thursday, several districts in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes and kidnapped ten Palestinians, including a father and his son.Dozens of soldiers invaded Beit Seera village, west of Ramallah, searched and ransacked homes, and kidnapped Mohammad Rasheed Hamdan, and his son Rasheed, before taking […]

21 Jan
5:32

Soldiers Kidnap Thirteen Palestinians in Hebron, Ramallah And Tulkarem

January 21, 2016 5:32 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, Thursday, thirteen Palestinians, in the West Bank districts of Hebron, Ramallah and Tulkarem, raising the number of kidnapped residents since Wednesday evening to at least 25.The Hebron office of the PPS said the soldiers conducted extensive searches of […]

30 Nov
1:35

Dozens Injured in Clashes Across West Bank, Kindergarten Raided

November 30, 2015 1:35 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Palestinians were injured Sunday, during clashes with Israeli forces across the occupied West Bank, while at least 29 Palestinians were kidnapped by Israeli forces, overnight.Dozens were injured by rubber-coated metal bullets at the northern entrance of al-Bireh, according to WAFA Palestinian News & Info Agency. Following a peaceful […]

22 Nov
12:37

Soldiers Kidnap 19 Palestinians In Hebron, Search Hundreds Of Homes

November 22, 2015 12:37 PM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli army carried out, late at night and on Sunday at dawn, massive invasions into hundreds of Palestinian homes, in the Hebron district, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped at least 19 Palestinians, including a wheelchair-bound man. Media sources in Hebron said hundreds of […]

09 Sep
3:52

Army Kidnaps Nine Palestinians In The West Bank, Uproot Farmlands

September 9, 2015 3:52 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, nine Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, during military invasions targeting various Palestinian communities, and uprooted agricultural lands near Hebron. Several military vehicles invaded the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, before breaking into […]

08 May
9:54

Human Rights Watch: Palestinian Students Abused over Politics by PA Forces

Human Rights Watch, on Thursday, accused Palestinian security forces of arresting or questioning West Bank students over their political opinions, saying several had been mistreated.’It is deeply worrying that students are being held by Palestinian forces for no apparent reason other than their connection to Hamas or their opinions,’ said […]

19 Feb
4:46

Over a Dozen West Bank Palestinians Kidnapped by Israeli Forces

February 19, 2015 4:46 AM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

As daily violations continue under Israeli policies in the occupied Palestinian territories, on Wednesday, the Israeli army conducted predawn raids across several West Bank districts, searching homes and sabotaging furniture, while abducting at least 13 Palestinians, according to reports by local media and security sources.In Ramallah, army forces broke into […]

05 Feb
4:44

PPS: “500 Palestinians Are Currently Held Under Administrative Detention”

February 5, 2015 4:44 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the current number of Palestinians, held by Israel under Administrative Detention orders without charges or trial, has arrived to 500.The PPS said the Hebron district, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, witnessed the highest number of arrests and Administrative […]

31 Jan
11:21

Palestinian Detainees Continue to be Denied Medical Treatment

January 31, 2015 11:21 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Sick Palestinian detainees held in Israeli jails continue to suffer from the prison administration’s systematic policy of medical negligence, further worsening already precarious health conditions, the detainees and ex-detainees affairs committee stated, on Saturday.Palestinian prisoners are held in overcrowded cells which lack basic health standards, WAFA Palestinian News & Info […]

08 Nov
5:34

PCHR Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt for 30 October – 29 November, 2014

November 8, 2014 5:34 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 (30 Oct.- 05 Nov. 2014).Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings During the reporting period, Israeli forces killed 2 Palestinian civilians in occupied East Jerusalem and wounded 16 civilians, including 5 […]

11 Oct
6:00

Names of Palestinians Killed in the War on Gaza Since 8 July

October 11, 2014 6:00 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

This list is still incomplete, but we are trying to fill in gaps – these are Palestinian men, women and children killed during the Israeli assault on Gaza from July 8th to August 27th, 2014, and those who died of their wounds later on. The IMEMC staff tried to document […]

02 Oct
12:59

Media Youth Assembly: 9 Violations Against Palestinian Journalists in September

October 2, 2014 12:59 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

Media Youth Assembly documented, in their monthly report, nine Israeli violations against Palestinian journalists in the occupied territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip.According to Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency, the report was prepared by the Field Monitoring Unit of the center, and said that the most remarked of […]

25 Jul
2:58

Israeli Attacks in Gaza Kill 20 on Thursday Afternoon; Total of At Least 76 Killed Thursday

The bodies of Palestinian families killed overnight in Khuza’a, in eastern Khan Younis, continue to be pulled from the rubble and identified, as air strikes and tank shelling continue throughout Thursday afternoon and evening. A child from the Qdeih family, which already suffered the loss of two family members in […]

16 Jul
3:20

Including Two Legislators, At Least Twelve Palestinians Kidnapped In Hebron

July 16, 2014 3:20 PM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Dozens of Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, several Palestinian communities in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and kidnapped eleven Palestinians, including one legislator.The Ahrar Center for Detainees’ Studies and Human Rights has reported that the soldiers invaded Bani Neim town, east of Hebron, and kidnapped […]

01 Feb
3:27

PCHR Weekly Report: Woman, child dead; 11 civilians wounded by Israeli forces this week

February 1, 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 23- 30 January 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that a Palestinian woman was killed by Israeli forces north of Hebron, and a Palestinian child died of previous wounds […]

18 Jan
5:43

Resident’s Body Found Under Collapsed Tunnel

January 18, 2013 5:43 AM Saed Bannoura Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, News Report 0

Thursday January 17; Palestinian rescue teams located the body of a resident who went missing last week when a siege busting tunnel on the border with Egypt collapsed on him due to heavy rain.Medical sources reported that the search and rescue operations did not stop since the accident took place […]

13 Jan
5:11

Palestinian Killed, Three Injured, In Tunnel Accident

January 13, 2013 5:11 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Siege, News Report, Rafah 0

Palestinian medical sources in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, reported that one Palestinian was killed and three others were injured when a siege-busting tunnel on the border with Egypt collapsed on them.The sources said that rescue teams managed to save three wounded tunnel workers from under […]

14 Dec
11:59

PCHR Weekly Report: 3 dead, including child; 8 wounded by Israeli troops this week

December 14, 2012 11:59 AM 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 06- 12 Dec 2012, Israeli Forces killed 1 Palestinian child in Hebron in the southern West Bank. 1 Palestinian civilian and 1 member of an armed group died of wounds they had […]

21 Nov
9:02

Israeli Chief Of Staff: “We Will Continue To Pound Gaza Despite Truce Mediation”

November 21, 2012 9:02 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

Israeli Army Chief of Staff, Benni Gantz, stated Wednesday that the Israeli army will continue its offensive against the Gaza Strip “as if mediation efforts are not ongoing”, and added that the army is following an agenda that will be implemented despite of what happens on the political spectrum.Gantz held […]

21 Nov
7:52

12 Palestinians Killed In Gaza Wednesday, 157 In Eight Days

November 21, 2012 7:52 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli army intensified it bombardment targeting government building and dozens of Palestinian homes in the Gaza Strip, and killed on Wednesday 12 Palestinians while dozens have been injured; some seriously. The ongoing Israeli escalation led, so far, to the death of at least 157 Palestinians; most of them civilians, […]

21 Nov
3:23

21 Palestinians Killed In Gaza Tuesday, 137 in last 7 days

November 21, 2012 3:23 AM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Despite talks about truce and mediation, Israeli soldiers continued to bombard Gaza, Tuesday, and killed 21 Palestinians in different parts of the coastal region, while dozens of civilians have been injured. At Least 137 Palestinians, mainly children and civilians, have been killed since last Wednesday, while more than 950 have […]

20 Nov
12:52

Airstrikes on Gaza Monday kill 20 people, including two brothers less than 3 years old

November 20, 2012 12:52 PM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian independent journalist Shahd Abusalamah, reporting from Gaza, compiled the following list of casualties from a series of Israeli attacks on Gaza all day and night on Monday:An Apache warplane fired a rocket at a car in al-Berka street in Deer al-Balah, killing three people: Rashid ‘Alyan Abu ‘Amra (45) […]

19 Nov
2:47

Five More Residents Killed By Israeli Missiles In Gaza

November 19, 2012 2:47 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported that five residents were killed in a new round of Israeli attacks targeting different parts of the Gaza Strip. 19 Palestinians have been killed since Monday at dawn, 54 injured; 92 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli shells since Wednesday, more than 740 were injured.Medical sources […]

19 Nov
12:11

Three Family Members Killed In Central Gaza

November 19, 2012 12:11 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported that three Palestinian family members were killed, on Monday morning, when the Israeli army fired a missile into a civilian vehicle driving west of Dir al-Balah, in central Gaza. 14 Palestinians have been killed since Monday at dawn, 87 since Wednesday.Eyewitnesses reported that an Israeli Apache […]

19 Nov
11:06

Palestinian Child Amongst 13 Killed In The Last 5 Hours, 84 Since Wednesday

November 19, 2012 11:06 AM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli air strikes and bombardment continues against Gaza, one child was killed in Gaza City, three resident injured, including two women. 83 Palestinians killed since Wednesday, more than 700 were injured.Palestinian medical sources reported that one child, identified as Rana ash-Shandi, 18 months, was killed when the Israeli army […]

19 Nov
6:03

Three More Palestinians Killed In Gaza

November 19, 2012 6:03 AM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported that three Palestinians, including an 60-year-old woman, were killed, Sunday, in two Israeli air strikes targeting Rafah city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, three residents were injured. At least 82 Palestinians have been killed, and more than 680 have been injured since last […]

19 Nov
1:40

24, Including 11 Children, Killed Sunday; 69 Killed Since Wednesday

November 19, 2012 1:40 AM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli army escalated its offensive against the Gaza Strip, Sunday, killing 24 Palestinians, including 11 children of the same family in central Gaza; the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli shells since the war officially started last Wednesday arrived to 76, while more than 680 have been injured.The soldiers […]

17 Jul
8:17

PLC Head To Be Released Thursday

July 17, 2012 8:17 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Representing the imprisoned and democratically-elected head of the Palestinian Legislative (PLC), Dr. Aziz Dweik, lawyer Fadi Al-Qawasmi stated that Dweik will be released from an Israeli detention camp this coming Thursday.Dweik will be released, ending six months of Administrative Detention without charges, after an Israeli military court accepted an appeal […]

06 Jul
6:16

Two Hamas-Affiliated Legislators Released

July 6, 2012 6:16 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

On Thursday Israel released two legislators of the Change and Reform Bloc, a wing of the Hamas movement, after imprisoning them without charge at the Negev Detention Camp for 18 months under Administrative Detention.The released legislators are Dr. Mahmoud Ar-Ramahi, from the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and Nizar […]

15 Dec
9:40

Palestinian Released Under Swap-Deal Believed To Have Known Shalit’s Location

December 15, 2011 9:40 AM Saed Bannoura Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Cleared for publication Tuesday; in September 2007, undercover forces of the Israeli Army kidnapped a resident identified as Mohawish Al-Qadi, from Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. After his capture, Hamas changed the location where Gilad Shalit, was being held. Amira Hass of Haaretz, an internationally and […]

05 Feb
2:40

Hamas sources: Palestinian security forces arrests 9 members of the movement from the West Bank

February 5, 2008 2:40 AM Ghassan Bannoura Internal Unrest, News Report, West Bank 0

Hamas sources reported that Palestinian security forces, affiliated to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah movement arrested nine Hamas members on Sunday from several parts of the West Bank. The sources said that seven Hamas members were arrested from the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The sources identified the seven […]

20 Jul
2:18

Israeli jets bomb Hezbollah bunker

Israeli jets have dropped bombs on a bunker in southern Beirut where senior Hezbollah leaders were thought to be sheltering. Military officials said dozens of aircrafts dropped 23 tons of explosives on the bunker in the Bourj al-Barajneh section of southern Beirut. Three unusally heavy explosions were heard in the […]

15 Apr
1:54

This Week in Palestine – April Week 2

April 8 – 14, 2005 This Week in Palestine – a service of the International Middle East Media Center, IMEMC.org, for the week of Friday, April 8th to Thursday, April 14th, 2005. Download MP3 file: http://radio.indymedia.org/uploads/week2april05.mp3 As the world’s attention focused on the meeting between U.S. President George Bush and […]

13 Apr
1:10

Army wounds five in a Hebron Village

Five kids were injured in clashes with the Israeli soldiers in the village of Surif northwest of Hebron on Wednesday afternoon. Arafat Al-Hadmi, 14, was shot in the leg and the back, Ahmed Ghneimat, 16 and Mahmoud Hmeidat 13 were shot in the leg, while Omar Al-Qadi 13, was shot […]

21 May
3:30

Bereaved Mother ‘Feeding the Doves is Not a Crime’

Translated by: Saed Bannoura  ‘There is nothing more difficult for the parents than loosing a child, yet how would it feel to lose two at the same time… by a spiteful sniper in a devious moment’ The mother of the of Ahmad and Asma tells the story of her two […]

03 Sep
3:30

Sheik Tahaineh hold Israeli responsible of the crime New details

September 3, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Miscellaneous, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli soldiers assassinated an activist from the Al-Quds brigades,about the assassination on of the Islamic Jihad leaders ‘Ali Samoudi – IMEMC, September 3, 2003 Israeli soldiers assassinated an activist from the Al-Quds brigades, the military wing of Al-Jihad Islamic movement, after arresting him near Jenin city on Wednesday. Ash-sheik Sharif […]