Search Results for : azaria

08 May
7:49

Azaria Released after 9 Months

An Israeli soldier who shot and killed a Palestinian youth in Hebron, was released from an Israel prison in Tel Aviv on Tuesday. In March 2016, soldier Elor Azaria (19) had shot and killed a Palestinian man named Abdul Fattah Al-Sharif, as he was lying on the ground, wounded, in […]

28 May
7:10

Israeli Military Court Reviews Appeal Case for Elor Azaria

The Israeli military court in Jaffa, today, is looking into the appeal of the soldier Elor Azaria, who killed a wounded Palestinian youth in Hebron, on 24 March, 2016. Azaria, in February, was sentenced to 18 months in prison in a manslaughter conviction, a move which caused wide criticism against Israeli […]

27 Jul
4:17

Army takes a child as prisoner from Azaria, near Jerusalem

Local sources reported on Thursday morning that the Israeli army took the child, Mousa Faron, 14, as a prisoner from Al Azaria village, east of Jerusalem. According to family members, troops stormed the family home, attacked Mousa and his brother before seizing Mousa, taking him to an unknown location.

21 Feb
7:39

Army invades AL Azaria and arrests one resident there

February 21, 2006 7:39 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News brief, Palestine 0

Israeli army forces invaded the town of Al Azaria east of Jerusalem and arrested one resident there, on Tuesday morning. Several army jeeps invaded the town soldiers arrested Saiaf Abu Romi, 17, after searching his house and beating him up in front of his family, local sources reported.

21 Feb
7:32

Army invades AL Azaria and arrests one resident there

February 21, 2006 7:32 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News brief, Palestine 0

Israeli army forces invaded the town of Al Azaria east of Jerusalem and arrested one resident there, on Tuesday morning. Several army jeeps invaded the town soldiers arrested Saiaf Abu Romi, 17, after searching his house and beating him up in front of his family, local sources reported.

06 Sep
11:00

Army invades Bazaria

September 6, 2005 11:00 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News brief, Palestine 0

Israeli army invaded, on Tuesday morning, the village of Bazaria north west of the West Bank city of Nablus and occupied one house. Soldiers raided the houses of Farook Taher and his brothers Hassan and Na’eem, and the house of Mohamed Taher. Also, soldiers took over the home of Farook […]

28 Nov
2:02

Living under occupation in the West Bank

For IMEMC News – Niall Ó BrolchĂĄin: As I strolled through the streets of the Old Town market near the home of Idress Zahdeh, rocks, other missiles, and rubbish were landing on the grills and tarpaulins above my head, which were put there in order to protect the shoppers, shopkeepers, […]

09 Nov
9:24

VIDEO: Israeli Soldiers Assault Palestinian Father in Front of Child

An online video has surfaced, showing two Israeli soldiers shoving and cocking a gun in the face of a Palestinian father, in the presence of his young son, causing outrage among Palestinian social media users. The scuffle — which took place in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, on […]

04 Sep
1:59

Illegal Colonists Install Tent In Hebron To Welcome Netanyahu

A group of fanatic illegal Israeli colonialist settlers installed, Tuesday, a large tent in Tal Romeida Palestinian neighborhood in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, to welcome Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who intends to conduct a provocative visit to the city, Wednesday. The colonists […]

19 Jul
4:32

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (11 – 17 July 2019)

Israeli violations of human rights in the occupied Palestinian territory for the week of 11- 17 July, 2019. 74 Palestinian civilians injured; 24 of them were children, a woman, 2 journalists including a female, and a paramedic at the Great March of Return in the Gaza Strip. 5 civilians, including […]

07 Jun
12:01

Facing The Facts: Israel Cannot Escape ICC Jurisdiction

The Chief Military Advocate General of the Israeli army, Sharon Afek, and the US Department of Defense General Counsel, Paul Ney, shared a platform at the ‘International Conference on the Law of Armed Conflict’, which took place in Herzliya, Israel between May 28-30. Their panel witnessed some of the most […]

04 Nov
8:08

Palestinians Struggle Under Arab World Apathy

by Ray Hanania This week, the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) voted to reverse its recognition of the State of Israel until Israel recognizes the State of Palestine. Palestinian National Authority (PNA) President Mahmoud Abbas, who must approve the PLO decision, announced he would end security cooperation with Israel. Both are justified actions […]

03 Nov
9:20

Army Abducts Two Palestinians In Nablus

November 3, 2018 9:20 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Saturday at dawn, two young Palestinian men from their homes in Nablus governorate, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Nablus said several army jeeps invaded Tal Street, before the soldiers invaded and searched homes, and abducted Mohammad al-Qassas. They added […]

14 Sep
6:27

A Visit with Imad Abu Shamsieh

Imad Abu Shamsiya stands in front of an Israeli military barrier in occupied Hebron. Photo credit: Palestinian Center for Human Rights. POSTED BY: CHRISTIAN PEACEMAKER TEAMS SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 Two years since filming Israeli soldier Elor Azaria execute Abed Fattah al-Sharif, Shamsieh worries that soon there will be no Palestinians left in […]

04 Jul
9:30

Settlers Give Shooter of Motionless Palestinian a Hero’s Welcome at Crime Scene

Israeli soldiers and settlers cheered on Tuesday, as soldier Elor Azaria revisited the spot where he shot dead a motionless Palestinian who was lying on the ground injured in Al-Khalil (Hebron), two years ago. Politician and extremist settler Baruch Marzel was among those who welcomed Azaria into Tel Rumeida street, […]

22 Jun
12:38

P. A Files Appeal With IFG Against Israeli Law Criminalizing Filming Israeli Soldiers

The Palestinian Authority’s Information Ministry sent a letter to the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) complaining about the preliminary Israeli Knesset proposal, which passed the first reading, forbidding journalists, and ordinary residents, from filming and documenting Israeli invasions and military activities in occupied Palestine. The new bill passed the first […]

24 Mar
8:42

Activists Rename Dutch Streets to Honor Ahed Tamimi

All images via MovementX and DocP Activists in the Netherlands changed street names in 13 Dutch cities who “woke up with an additional street name” on 23 March; placards and street signs had been placed around the cities labeling important thoroughfares “Ahed Tamimi street.” MovementX and DocP, two Dutch organizations that advocate for Palestinian rights, posted the grassroots street […]

Elor Azaria and his mother (image from Pinterest)
21 Mar
9:57

Sentence of Israeli Soldier who Executed Palestinian Reduced to Nine Months

Elor Azaria, the Israeli soldier convicted of shooting and killing a Palestinian in the head while the Palestinian was lying on the ground wounded, had his sentence reduced to nine months by an Israeli judge this week. Last February, Azaria was sentenced to eighteen months for the 2016 killing, which […]

03 Jan
7:11

Extra-Judicial Executions Never Stopped: New Attempts Before Israeli Knesset to Legitimize Killing of Palestinians

The Israeli Knesset intends to vote on Wednesday, 03 January 2018, to amend the Penal Code in order to legalize the use of death penalty against those involved in murders while carrying out “terrorist operations”. The bill was presented before the Knesset on 30 October 2017 by three Israeli extremist […]

Noor Tamimi
20 Dec
1:25

Second Young Woman from Tamimi Family Abducted by Israeli Soldiers in Nabi Saleh

Following the highly-publicized abduction of 16-year old Ahed Tamimi on Tuesday, along with her mother, Israeli soldiers entered the town of Nabi Saleh again early Wednesday morning and abducted Noor Tamimi, one of Ahed’s relatives, from her bed. Noor and Ahed are apparently being targeted for a video that went […]

25 Nov
5:52

Rabbi Urges Israeli Military to ‘Finish Off’ Wounded Palestinians

A Jewish rabbi has urged Israeli occupation forces to “finish off” wounded Palestinians who carry out resistance attacks, and to refrain from providing them with medical treatment or first aid, leaving them to bleed to death. The right-wing, Rabbi Baruch Marzel, who lives in an illegal settlement in Hebron, claims […]

05 Aug
12:49

Army Abducts A Child And A Man In Hebron; Colonists And Soldiers Injure Three Palestinians

Medical sources have reported, on Friday evening, that at least three Palestinians were injured, when Israeli soldiers and colonist settlers assaulted many Palestinians in Jaber neighborhood, east of Hebron city, in the southern part of the West Bank. The soldiers also abducted a child, only twelve years of age, and […]

31 May
7:30

Life Under Occupation: Resisting Israeli Apartheid in H2 area of Hebron

The violence of soldiers and settlers has not deterred the Shamsiya family from reporting on human rights violations in Israeli occupied Hebron. Imad Abu Shamsiya is a 47-year old husband and the father of five children – three boys and two girls. A shoemaker by profession, for years he has […]

20 May
1:32

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians, Injure One, Near Tulkarem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday evening, two young Palestinian men, including one who was shot by the army, and rammed a third Palestinian with their jeep, during clashes that took place at the Bazaria junction, east of Tulkarem, in the northern part of the West Bank. The WAFA Palestinian News […]

06 Apr
4:13

Life Under Occupation: Opposing Israeli Discrimination in H2

Imad Abu Shamsiya is a 47-year-old husband and father of five children, three boys and two girls. A shoemaker by profession, for years he has been dedicating a large part of his time to opposing the occupation by documenting human rights violations committed by Israeli settlers and soldiers in his […]

10 Mar
8:26

A New Generation Learns to ‘Shoot’ the Occupation

Qurtuba children learn to use cameras (photo courtesy of Human Rights Defenders) Human Rights Defenders have started a new project to protect the human rights of the children who have to live and study in the middle of the occupation and ghettoisation which is the centre of Hebron. Last Sunday, 5th […]

26 Feb
8:46

(VIDEO) Sentencing of Israeli Soldier for Killing of Palestinian Exposes Contradictions of Occupation

Shir Hever is an Economist working at The Real News Network. His economic research focuses on Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territory; international aid to the Palestinians and to Israel; the effects of the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories on the Israeli economy; and the boycott, divestment and sanctions […]

24 Feb
8:13

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (16 – 22 February 2017)

Israeli forces have continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory for the week of 16 – 22 February, 2016. Three Palestinian civilians were wounded, including a child, in the West Bank. Shooting:   During the reporting period, Israeli forces wounded 3 Palestinian civilians, including a child, in the West Bank.  […]

Palestine Today - audio
22 Feb
1:53

Palestine Today 02 21 2017

February 22, 2017 1:53 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 Tuesday, February, 21, 2017. Israeli navy attack Gaza fishermen and abducts five meanwhile in the West Bank troops ransack homes and detain civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. […]

Abdul Fatah Sharif's sister protesting her brother's murder (image from Middle East Eye)
22 Feb
12:59

Israeli soldier sentenced to 18 months for killing Palestinian execution-style

Elor Azaria, the soldier who shot and killed 21-year old Abdul-Fattah Sharif in March 2016 while Sharif was lying on the ground, unarmed and wounded, has been sentenced by an Israeli military court to an 18-month sentence – a sentence which Palestinian leaders say gives the “green light” for Israeli […]

09 Feb
1:22

New Report by Breaking The Silence – “The High Command” (VIDEO)

BTS official, 02/07/17: “Dear Friends, Last week we published a new report addressing the relations between settler and the IDF: “The High Command – Settler influence on IDF conduct in the West Bank.” The report was written following a comprehensive research and in the context of the contentious public debate surrounding […]

Shooting of handcuffed Palestinian (image from video by B'Tselem)
31 Jan
11:46

Two Israeli Officers Promoted after Involvement in Two Separate Cases of Soldiers Shooting Palestinians

Just after the conviction of an Israeli soldier for involuntary manslaughter for shooting a Palestinian who was lying on the ground mortally wounded in 2016, the Israeli military ordered the promotion of an officer who testified against the soldier. Separately, on the same day, a soldier who shot a handcuffed […]

10 Jan
2:14

PCHR: “Israeli Forces Execute Palestinian Civilian at Point-Blank Range in al-Far’a Refugee Camp”

January 10, 2017 2:14 PM PCHR Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Tubas, West Bank 0

In an extra-judicial execution crime, on Tuesday dawn, 10 January 2017, Israeli forces shot dead in cold blood a Palestinian civilian in al-Far’ah refugee camp, south of Tubas, in front of his mother. The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) stresses that this crime was committed after the Israeli political […]

Palestine Today - audio
05 Jan
10:51

Palestine Today 01 05 2017

January 5, 2017 10:51 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, January, 05, 2017. Israeli troops continue to kidnap civilians during West Bank invasions, meanwhile Israeli soldier found guilty of killing a Palestinian injured youth. These stories, and more, coming up, […]

Binyamin Netanyahu (image from wikimedia)
05 Jan
8:02

Israeli Prime Minister calls for pardon of soldier who executed prone Palestinian

A day after Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu came under questioning as part of a corruption probe, Netanyahu issued a call for the pardon of an Israeli soldier who killed a Palestinian who was lying on the ground, critically wounded, by firing multiple shots at the Palestinian’s head. Elor Azaria […]

05 Jan
5:54

Israeli Soldier Found Guilty of Manslaughter (VIDEO)

An Israeli military court has just announced its verdict, against 19-year-old Israeli soldier Elor Azaria, who shot dead a disarmed and wounded Palestinian, of manslaughter.   Azaria’s sentence will be decided within a month, according to the PNN. On 24 March, 2016, Abdul-Fatah al-Sharif, aged 21, was killed by the last […]

Abdul Fattah Sharif, killed in March
21 Sep
11:36

Former Israeli Military Chief Testifies In Favor Of Execution-style Killing Of Wounded Palestinian

September 21, 2016 11:36 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Human rights, Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

The former Deputy Chief of the Israeli military, Uzi Dayan, testified Monday at the trial of an Israeli soldier changed with manslaughter for the shooting in the head of a wounded Palestinian who was lying wounded on the ground. In his testimony, Dayan said the killing was justified, and should […]

07 Jul
9:31

Israeli Commander: Soldier Unjustified in Hebron Execution

An Israeli army commander testified on Wednesday, in the ongoing trial of Elor Azaria, an Israeli soldier accused of shooting and killing a prone Palestinian in Hebron, in March, saying that there was no justification for the shooting, which has been labeled by the UN as an “extrajudicial execution.” Col. […]

18 Jun
9:04

Al Sharif: New Footage of Soldier Kicking Knife Surfaces, in a Clear Violation of International Law (VIDEO)

Human Rights Defenders (HRD) in Palestine released a video last week showing an Israeli soldier kicking a knife toward the body of Abd al-Fattah al-Sharif — who was shot point-blank in the head, by an Israeli soldier, in March — an action the group said represents a clear violation of international […]

Ramzi al-Qasrawi after he was killed (image from video by B'Tselem)
07 Jun
11:53

Israeli human rights organization says evidence of second execution in March incident

The Israeli Information Center on Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, B’Tselem, issued a press release Monday stating that a second Palestinian was executed in Hebron on March 24th, in addition to Abdul-Fattah Sharif. Sharif’s case made international headlines because video of his execution, while he was lying wounded on […]

Funeral of Abdul-Fattah Sharif (image from Ma'an)
29 May
2:53

Hundreds attend funeral of Palestinian killed execution-style in March

May 29, 2016 2:53 AM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Human rights, News Report 0

After the Israeli military released the body of Abdul-Fattah Sharif Friday, two months after his execution by an Israeli soldier in Hebron, Sharif’s parents held a funeral for their 21-year old son. The funeral was attended by hundreds of Hebron residents mourning the murder of the young man.

Elor Azarya (image from Facebook)
10 May
11:26

Israeli Soldier Who Was Filmed Executing Unarmed Palestinian Goes On Trial For Manslaughter

May 10, 2016 11:26 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli state prosecutors decided not to pursue murder charges against Israeli soldier Elor Azaria, who was caught on video executing 21-year old Abdul-Fattah Sharif, on March 24 2016, after the Palestinian was already shot and seriously wounded. Azaria’s trial began Monday, with the head of the court, and the […]

22 Apr
11:42

Soldier, Who Executed Wounded Palestinian, Released For Pesach

Israel released, Friday, the Israeli soldier who was filmed executing a seriously wounded Palestinian in Hebron, to celebrate the Jewish Pesach holiday with his family. The release comes just four days after he faced a “manslaughter indictment.” Israeli sources said the soldier was released to spend Pesach with his family […]

31 Mar
5:32

Israeli Army Raids Home of Man Who Filmed Hebron Execution

Israeli forces, on Tuesday night, broke into the home of the videographer who filmed an Israeli soldier executing a wounded Palestinian in cold blood, in Tel Rumeida, central Hebron, last week.

27 Mar
12:32

VIDEO: Israeli Soldier Who Executed Wounded Palestinian

March 27, 2016 12:32 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

On Thursday, a video of a soldier executing an injured Palestinian in Hebron went viral. The Israeli army claimed, according to the PNN, that the soldier was suspended, and an investigation was opened into the case. The video by Emad Abu Shamsiyya, who works for B’Tselem rights group showed the […]

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 […]

23 Mar
6:36

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (12 – 18 March 2015)

March 23, 2015 6:36 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 12 – 18 March 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings During the reporting period, Israeli forces wounded 15 Palestinian civilians, including three children, […]

30 Jun
2:26

Awne Shamsiyeh: “The camera is like a weapon, so I can resist non-violently.”

June 30, 2014 2:26 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Internal Unrest, Interview 0

In Al-Khalil (Hebron) in the Tel Rumeida area, 15-year old Awne Shamsiyeh lives with his family. After the Hebron Agreement (1997), the city was divided into two areas, H1 (supposedly under full Palestinian Authority civil and security control) and H2, (under full Israeli military civil and security control). Since 1974, […]

06 Mar
2:19

Army Kidnaps 19 Palestinians In West Bank

Wednesday at dawn March 6 2013; Israeli soldiers invaded several Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank, and kidnaped 19 Palestinians, including children, after breaking into their homes and searching them.Local sources reported that the army invaded the Aida refugee camp, in Bethlehem city, and kidnapped two Palestinians identified as […]

30 Nov
3:09

Gender Segregation and Inequality Inside Israel and Palestine

November 30, 2011 3:09 PM William Gibson Human rights, Israel, Opinion/Analysis 0

Gender equality is a hot issue, and one that inflames emotions on both sides of the aisle. Whilst sexist stereotypes and practices are thought to be all but eradicated in the Western world, they are still prevalent within our society and merely run deep under the surface.Gender inequality is of […]

07 Jun
11:02

Explosive Remnants Located in Villages Near Nablus

June 7, 2011 11:02 AM Saed Bannoura Miscellaneous, Nablus, News Report 0

Palestinian Sources reported Monday that remnant of explosives dropped by the Israeli forces in previous invasions were located in Surra and Bazaria villages, west of the northern West Bank city of Nablus.The Palestinian Police said that villagers in Surra located the remnants and informed the police. Members of the Explosives […]

01 May
2:27

PICCR initiates a probe in the killing of a Gaza resident

The Palestinian Independent Commission for Citizens’ Rights (PICCR) initiated a probe into the incidents that led to the killing of resident Izzat Rasheed Al Bazary, who was abducted last week.The Commission went to Bazaria village, where the slain resident resided, met with his family and listened to their testimonies regarding […]

18 Apr
2:55

Body of Palestinian found near Jenin

April 18, 2007 2:55 AM IMEMC & Agencies Internal Unrest, Jenin, News Report 0

On Tuesday night the body of Rasheed Abdul-Aziz Hasan, 64, was found on a street in Sielet Al Thaher village, near Jenin, in the northern part of the West Bank. Palestinian police and security forces initiated a probe into the incident.Local sources reported that residents of Jenin found the body […]

05 Feb
7:27

Questa settimana in Palestina

February 5, 2007 7:27 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Clicca qui per scaricare il file MP3 18m 0s http://portland.indymedia.org/media/media/2007/02/35339…9.mp3 Questa settimana in Palestina, un servizio dell’International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org,per la settimana dal 26 Gennaio al 2 Febbraio, 2007. L’esercito israeliano ha ucciso sette persone in Cisgiordania. Mentre a Gaza riprendono gli scontri interni tra Hamas e Fatah […]

03 Feb
12:21

This Week in Palestine – Week 05 2007

February 3, 2007 12:21 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on link to download or play MP3 file || 17 MB || 17m 00s || or copy and paste this lnk http://portland.indymedia.org/media/media/2007/02/35325…2.mp3 This Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.IMEMC.org, for January 26th to February 2nd, 2007. The Israeli army kills seven in […]

31 Jan
5:57

Israeli forces stepping-up procedures in East Jerusalem: five Palestinian homes demolished

January 31, 2007 5:57 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

After demolishing three homes in East Jerusalem's Azaria, At Tur and Issawiya Tuesday, Israeli forces continued into the evening. Israeli-controlled Jerusalem Municipality bulldozers destroyed two more Palestinian homes in At Tur and Beit Hanina.The demolitions come at the same time as the major threat to Al Aqsa Mosque. The excavations […]

10 Jan
12:37

Palestina oggi – 09 Gennaio, 2007

January 10, 2007 12:37 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Palestina oggi, un servizio dell`International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, per Martedi` 9 Gennaio 2007 || Copia e incolla il link per scaricare il file MP3 http://portland.indymedia.org/media/media/2007/01/35185…5.mp3 L`esercito israeliano ha ferito gravemente un giovane palestinese a est della citta` di Gaza, e ne ha rapiti numerosi altri nella West Bank. […]

09 Jan
11:13

Palestine Today – January 9, 2007

January 9, 2007 11:13 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

 Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Centre, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday January 9th, 2007|| Click the link to download MP3 File <a href="http://portland.indymedia.org/media/media/2007/01/351848.mp3">http://portland.indymedia.org/media/media/2007/01/351848.mp3</a> || Time:4m 45s || The Israeli army critically injures one Palestinian youth on the eastern side of Gaza city, and abducts scores of Palestinians […]

09 Jan
6:30

Israeli army abducts 18 Palestinians from several parts of the West Bank

Palestinian sources reported that the Israeli army has abducted 18 Palestinians from several parts of the West Bank on Tuesday morning among them several children. In the villages of Abu Dis and Al Azariah, east of Jerusalem, central West Bank Israeli army attacked residents' houses, searched and ransacked them before […]

20 Sep
6:24

Army stops a resident from entering Jerusalem for medical treatment.

September 20, 2006 6:24 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News brief, Palestine 0

Mohammad Shahine, 50, from Al ‘Azaria south of Jerusalem was denied entry to Jerusalem by Israeli troops Wednesday morning.  Shahine, a cancer patient, was going to Jerusalem for surgery as part of his cancer treatment. He applied for a permit to go to Jerusalem for the treatment, but the permit […]

27 Jul
8:14

Palestine Today – July 27 2006

Listen to the audio from the MP3 Player on the right column. || Click here to Download MP3 file 6.8 MB   Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Centre www.imemc.org   for Thursday July 27th, 2006 Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli military helicopter fire in Gaza […]

16 Dec
4:38

Hamas gains unprecedented victory in Nablus

Semi final results of elections for Nablus municipality showed that Hamas achieved a big and unprecedented victory and achieved 13 seats, while Fateh movement achieved only two; other blocks did not show sufficient presence. Hamas (Al Islah coalition) gained a total of 24268 votes, while Fateh (Palestine Tomorrow) achieved only […]

30 Nov
6:46

14 arrested, more than 17 injured in the West Bank

November 30, 2005 6:46 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli soldiers continued their military operations in the West Bank, and arrested six residents in the West Bank city of Hebron, raising the number of residents arrested in the on Wednesday to twelve; at least 17 residents were injured during the invasions. Eleven residents were injured in the West Bank […]

26 Aug
8:54

PCHR Report; ‘Israeli Army Execute, Raze, Arrest and Destroy’

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights, in Gaza, published its weekly report of Israeli violations of Palestinian human rights in the occupied terrotories; the report covers the period between August 18 and August 24, 2005. 5 Palestinian civilians were extra-judicially killed by army in Tulkarem refugee camp. 12 Palestinian civilians […]

23 Aug
8:43

Settlers attack eight villages in the W. Bank

An Israeli military source reported that settlers attacked eight Palestinian villages in the northern West Bank on Monday before dawn, while marching and attempting to infiltrate Sa-Nur and Homesh settlements, slated for evacuation. The two settlements have been sealed by the army in the lead up to evacuation, in order to […]

27 Jul
11:02

Army annexes lands near Homesh settlement

Israeli soldiers annexed on Wednesday Palestinian farmlands near Homesh settlement, adjacent to the main Nablus-Jenin road. The army claims that the annexed lands will be used to construct a military camp in the area. Mr. Hussein Salem, secretary of Bazaria village council, said that soldiers informed residents of the village, […]

25 Jun
10:53

Army to grab 2012 Dunams near Nablus

Israeli military handed Friday residents of Sabastia, a village north of the West Bank city of Nablus, military orders informing them that the army intends to lay hand on 2012 Dunams of farmlands, near the village. A local source in the village reported that soldiers handed several villages military orders of land grab […]

22 Jun
12:33

Homes searched, streets blocked in Tulkarem

For the third day, Israeli soldiers resumed the attacks and military searches in al-sha’rawiyya area, and several surrounding villages, north of the West Bank city of Tulkarem. A local source in Tulkarem reported that soldiers, supported by armored vehicles, closed Tulkarem, and conducted military searches of homes, forcing the residents […]

19 Aug
3:30

Hezbollah, Israel, Negotiate an Exchange of Prisoners

August 19, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

with Hezbollah over the exchange of prisoners.IMEMC & Agencies, August 19, 2003 Israeli political sources confirmed the resumption of negotiations with Hezbollah over the exchange of prisoners. Israeli official sources informed the Israeli news site Arab Ynet that negotiations with Hezbollah through a German mediator were resumed and intensified in […]