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10 Mar
10:23

Illegal Colonists Bulldoze Palestinian Lands Near Nablus, Unleash Dogs On Shepherds Near Tubas

On Sunday, a group of illegal Israeli colonists, squatting on Palestinian lands near Jaloud village, south of the northern West Bank city of city of Nablus, bulldozed large areas of Palestinian lands, while another group of colonists unleashed their dogs on Palestinian shepherds near Tubas, in northeastern West Bank. Ghassan […]

25 Jul
12:37

Bethlehem: Israeli Troops Release Dogs on Prisoner’s Family

In a raid on the Wadi Ma’ali neighborhood, at 4:30 a.m., near Bethlehem’s Old City, Israeli soldiers raided the homes of Palestinian prisoner Ayyad al-Hreimi’s family, resulting in two hospitalizations from dog bites, and the arrest of al-Hreimi’s 19-year-old cousin, Mohannad. Two of al-Hreimi’s brothers were already imprisoned when al-Hreimi’s […]

19 Feb
9:11

B’Tselem Report: Israeli Army Releasing Dutch Attack Dogs on Palestinian Civilians

A report by the Israeli rights group, B’Tselem said that the Israeli army has been illegally using force following the killing of an Israeli rabbi last month, during Israeli raids on the West Bank. The report noted that Israeli use of Dutch army dogs caused the injury of three Palestinians, […]

31 Aug
1:16

Palestinian Injured by Settler Dogs

An elderly Palestinian man sustained serious to moderate injuries Tuesday after an Israeli settler unleashed his dogs on him, according to a Palestinian official. Rizeq Abu Nasir, coordinator of the popular committee against the apartheid wall, told WAFA correspondence that Tawfiq Khaled, aged 66, was picking figs on his land in Deir […]

14 Dec
9:21

Jordan Valley: Settlers Unleash Dogs on Shepherd

Israeli settlers, Sunday, unleashed dogs on a Palestinian shepherd in the northern Jordan Valley, causing him a serious injury in his foot, according to local sources.Aref Daraghmeh, who monitors settlement activities in the Jordan Valley, said settlers from the illegal settlement of Maskiyaot unleashed dogs at 18-year-old Rami Daraghmeh, causing […]

03 Nov
11:29

Settler Unleashes Stray Dogs at Al Khader

November 3, 2015 11:29 PM IMEMC & Agencies Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

An Israeli settler, early Tuesday, was seen unleashing a number of stray dogs at the eastern entrance of the town of al-Khader, south of Bethlehem, before he fled the scene, according to local sources.Ahmad Salah, coordinator of the Anti-Settlement Committee in the village, said an Israeli settler was seen releasing […]

03 Mar
1:43

Israeli Politician Leaks Classified Army Video Showing Soldiers Using Dogs to Attack Palestinian Boy

March 3, 2015 1:43 PM Celine Hagbard Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

A video posted on Facebook Monday by a right-wing Israeli politician, then quickly removed, showed graphic evidence of what Palestinians have reported to be a common Israeli military practice: using dogs to attack unarmed civilians, including children.In the video leaked by Michael Ben-Ari on his Facebook page, two Israeli soldiers […]

02 Feb
1:50

Two Palestinians Shot By Soldiers, Mauled By Dogs

February 2, 2014 1:50 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

[Jerusalem – Saturday, February 01, 2014] Lawyer of the Palestinian Ministry of Detainees, Tareq Barghouth, visited two Palestinians who were shot and wounded by Israeli military fire before army dogs mauled them, in addition to being dragged by the soldiers, on the ground, for more than 300 meters.The two Palestinians, […]

01 Dec
10:01

JCSER: “Israeli Police Used Dogs In Attacking Homeowners In Jerusalem”

December 1, 2010 10:01 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jericho, News Report 0

The Jerusalem Center for Social and Economic Rights in Jerusalem (JCSER) reported that Israeli policemen used dogs during their Tuesday attack against Palestinian homeowners as the police attacked their homes before demolishing them earlier in the day in Al Esawiyya, in occupied East Jerusalem.The Research and Documentation Unit of the […]

01 Nov
5:03

Settlers release wild and dangerous dogs around farm lands in the Jordan valley

A group of Israeli settlers from the illegal settlement of Routem released wild and dangerous dogs onto Palestinian farm lands on Wednesday with the intention of killing the farmers' sheep.  Farmers said that the dogs are a serious threat to their sheep and their owners. They were released on lands […]

12 Jul
3:59

Settlers kill shepherds dogs east of Salfit

A group of Israeli settlers killed on Wednesday several shepherds’ dogs and attacked the farmers in the lands located east of the West Bank city of Salfit. According to the farmers, a group of settlers driving around with jeeps and using hunting guns fired at the shepherds and killed several […]

06 Feb
6:11

Twilight Zone/Dogs of War

reprinted from Haaretz daily newspaper About a month ago, 12-year-old Mohammed Qassam was the victim of an Israeli army dog that grabbed his leg with its teeth and dragged him down two flights of stairs in his home in the Jenin refugee camp, in the middle of the night. This […]

14 Jan
4:04

Military dogs attack, bite, an aged woman from Salfit

January 14, 2006 4:04 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News brief, Palestine 0

The Maan News Agency reported that one woman of  Kafr Ad Deek village, near Salfit city, in the West Bank, was injured after military dogs attacked and bit her while the soldiers were conducting military searches of homes.   The agency stated that soldiers broke into the home of Slaha […]

25 Jun
3:30

Using Dogs Against Prisoners is Not a Secret Anymore

army using trained dogs against them during interrogation, the mediaTranslated by: Saed Bannoura, IMEMC, June 2004, 12:55 Despite the fact that several Palestinian detainees spoke about the army using trained dogs against them during interrogation, the media did not really take these facts for granted as it lacks concrete evidence. […]

25 Jun
3:30

Using Dogs Against Prisoners is Not a Secret Anymore

June 25, 2004 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

              Despite the fact that several Palestinian detainees spoke about the             army using trained dogs against them during interrogation, the media             did not really take these facts for granted as it lacks concrete             evidence.             After several facts and information about methods of torture used             against […]

19 Apr
7:41

Report: Over 5,000 Palestinians in Israeli Jails on Prisoner’s Day

April 19, 2019 7:41 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Palestinian prisoners at the prisons of the Occupation called off their open hunger strike, which had lasted for eight days, as they made victory by getting their basic rights, after a series of systematic violations that they are subjected to. The violations had aimed to place the Palestinian prisoners under […]

09 Feb
7:09

Israeli Forces Raid Mosque in Ramallah

An undercover Israeli force, on Friday evening, raided a mosque in the center of Ramallah city, in the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped one of its employees. WAFA correspondence said that an undercover Israeli force of about 10 combatants, accompanied by sniffer dogs, raided Jamal Abdul-Nasser Mosque, in the center of […]

08 Feb
11:06

Undercover Israeli Soldiers Kidnap A Palestinian from A Mosque In Al-Biereh

February 8, 2019 11:06 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Undercover Israeli soldiers infiltrated, on Friday evening, into Jamal Abdul-Nasser Mosque, in the of al-Biereh city, in Ramallah and al-Biereh Governorate in central West Bank, and kidnapped a Palestinian man, before regular army units invaded the city, and injured at least five Palestinians. Media sources said the undercover soldiers assaulted […]

25 Jan
4:43

Ashrawi: Attacks against Political Prisoners Cruel and Unconscionable

Palestine Liberation Organization Executive Committee member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi condemned, on Thursday, Israeli attacks against Palestinian political prisoners, calling them “cruel and unconscionable”. On January 21, Israeli military prison authorities carried out a vicious attack against Palestinian political prisoners, including child detainees, at the Ofer military prison in the occupied […]

24 Jan
9:36

Israeli Rejects Detainee’s Demands In Ofer, Vows Further Sanctions And Punitive Measures

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that the detainees held, Wednesday, a negotiating session with the Israeli Prison Administration in Ofer Prison, demanding an end to ongoing invasions of their room, and other punitive measures against them, but the demands were rejected, and the administration vowed more sanctions, including […]

23 Jan
6:06

Two-day Raid at Ofer Leaves Over 100 Injured (VIDEO)

Throughout the past two days, Israeli forces have been raiding the grounds of Ofer prison, near Ramallah City, central occupied West Bank, and violently attacking Palestinian prisoners. According to Palestine Prisoner’s Society (PPS), the two-day raid carried out in the prison has included attacking Palestinian prisoners with dogs and tear-gas […]

22 Jan
3:40

Israeli Soldiers Injure 100 Detainees In Ofar Prison

Dozens of Israeli soldiers attacked, on Monday evening, dozens of Palestinian detainees in Ofar Israeli prison, near Ramallah in the central West Bank, and fired many rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs and concussion grenades. They also hit the detainees with batons and used military dogs to attack them, wounding more […]

18 Jan
7:24

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (10 – 16 January 2019)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes, in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 10 – 16 January, 2019. Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protestors in the Gaza Strip. A woman and a child were killed during the 42nd week of the Return and […]

12 Jan
4:48

Israeli Colonists Injure Several Palestinians In Hebron

A group of extremist illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked, Saturday, many Palestinian farmers while working on their own lands, and several shepherds, in Yatta town, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, causing them to suffer cuts and bruises. Rateb Jabour, the coordinator of the National and Popular […]

21 Dec
4:26

PCHR: Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (13 – 19 December 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes, in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 13 – 19 December, 2018. Israeli forces killed Ashraf Na’alwah in a crime of extra-judicial execution. 2 civilians, including an elderly, were killed in Ramallah and al-Bireh. 24 Palestinian civilians were wounded, including 7 […]

13 Dec
12:11

Undercover Israeli Soldiers Kill Ashraf Na’alwa

December 13, 2018 12:11 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

A squadron of Israeli military and police officers invaded Nablus at 1 am on Thursday, surrounded the house where a Palestinian suspected of killing two Israeli settlers, was believed to be hiding, and shot and killed the man, who was identified as Ashraf Waleed Suleiman Na’alwa, 23. Na’alwa was ‘wanted’ […]

04 Dec
11:30

Israeli Court Rules: No Compensation for Palestinian Doctor Whose 3 Daughters Were Killed

A Palestinian doctor whose three daughters and niece were killed in an Israeli airstrike, and who was giving a live report on Israeli television when he received the news of his family being killed, has been told by an Israeli court in Beersheva that he will receive no compensation. The […]

31 Oct
7:56

Two Realities

10/29/18 | International Solidarity Movement | Al-Khalil Team Last Friday, nearly fifty Israeli and ISM protestors demonstrated at the Gaza Border, in solidarity with nearly 15,000 Gaza protestors heading toward the border. This action was in conjunction with the weekly Right of Return March. As the activists were confronted by […]

14 Oct
4:04

Israeli Colonists Injure a Palestinian In Hebron

Several illegal colonialist settlers attacked, on Saturday evening, many Palestinian families living in Tal Romeida neighborhood in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, wounding one man. Local sources said the Israeli assailants came from the illegal Ramat Yishai and Beit Hadassah colonies, which were established […]

12 Jul
10:21

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians, Including Two Children in Tulkarem And Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, early on Thursday morning, four Palestinians, including two children, from their homes in Tulkarem and Jerusalem, in the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said several army jeeps invaded Thannaba area, east of Tulkarem, and Qaffin nearby tow, stormed and searched homes, and abducted Rami […]

11 Jun
9:12

“I visited Hebron for the first time, and it was shocking.”

By Eoin On’Moore- PNN/ Hebron/ Today, I visited Hebron for the first time. I was apprehensive before going — Hebron is seen as one of the front lines of the occupation, and I had seen videos of clashes there. Hebron (Khalil in Arabic) is the largest Palestinian city, and the […]

27 Apr
6:57

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

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 19 – 25 April 2018. Israeli forces continued to directly target peaceful protests that did not pose any threat to the Israeli soldiers’ life. 5 Palestinian civilians were killed, including a child and 2 […]

15 Mar
8:32

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (07 – 14 March 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 07 – 14 March, 2018. Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protests in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, while two Palestinian civilians were killed in Nablus and Hebron. 28 Palestinian […]

10 Mar
4:56

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (28 February – 06 March 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 28 February – 06 March 2018. Soldiers killed a Palestinian farmer east of Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip, while 12 shooting incidents targeting Palestinian fishing boats off the Gaza Strip Shore were […]

01 Mar
8:34

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (22 – 27 February 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 22 – 27 February, 2018. Israeli forces killed a Palestinian civilian while arresting him when no danger to the soldiers’ life had been posed. 10 shooting incidents targeting the Palestinian fishing boats off the […]

22 Feb
9:38

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (15 – 21 February 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 15 – 21 February, 2018. Israeli forces killed 2 children and wounded 2 others in the Gaza Strip, in cases where the soldiers’ lives were not in any danger. Shooting:   During the reporting […]

21 Feb
11:03

No Food or Blankets for Palestinian Detainees at Etzion

February 21, 2018 11:03 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Palestinian prisoners held in Israel’s Etzion Prison have been given only one very small meal and one blanket, each, during the cold winter months, a report revealed on Tuesday. According to the PLO’s Committee of Prisoners and Freed Prisoners, the meal consists of a small cup of yogurt and a […]

19 Feb
10:08

Palestinian Recounts Brutal Israeli Dog Attack: ‘I bled for two and a half hours.’ (VIDEO)

This is a long-standing policy used by Israeli occupation forces against Palestinians, says Max Blumenthal. Mabruk Jarrar, a 39-year-old schoolteacher, was savagely mauled by Israeli military dog during a raid on his home in the occupied West Bank. Here, he recounts his horrific experience. While Israeli occupation authorities insist that this […]

15 Feb
8:38

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (08 – 14 February 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 08 – 14 February, 2018. Israeli forces continued to use excessive force in the oPt, as 43 Palestinian civilians, including 17 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. 26 of them […]

08 Feb
10:05

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (01 – 07 February 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the weeks of 01 – 07 February, 2018. Two Palestinian civilians were killed in peaceful protests that did not pose any threat to soldiers’ lives, while Israeli forces killed Ahmed Jarar, in a crime of extra-judicial execution. […]

25 Dec
10:33

VIDEO: Israeli Minister Harasses Palestinians Visiting Jailed Family Members

An ultra right-wing Israeli minister verbally harassed Palestinians from Gaza as they traveled on a bus, to visit their imprisoned relatives in southern Israel’s Nafha prison, hurling abuse at women on the bus calling their sons “dogs.” MK Oren Hazan of the right-wing Likud party, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s […]

22 Dec
9:22

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (14 – 20 December 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 14- 20 December, 2017. Israeli forces have escalated the use of excessive force against protests in the oPt: Four civilians were killed, including a lower-limb amputee, in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. 256 […]

14 Nov
1:08

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eighteen Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, eighteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS office of Tulkarem, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers abducted six Palestinians, identified as Ala Mohammad Abu Shanab, 22, […]

12 Nov
11:51

Army Invades Hebron, Nearby Towns, In Southern West Bank

November 12, 2017 11:51 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier Sunday, several neighborhoods in Hebron city, and nearby towns, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and violently searched many homes. Media sources said the soldiers invaded many neighborhoods in Hebron city, briefly closed several roads, and harassed many Palestinians. They added […]

29 Sep
11:59

Army Abducts Three Palestinians, Injures An Elderly Woman, In Hebron

September 29, 2017 11:59 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, the southern West Bank city of Hebron, broke into and searched homes, and abducted three Palestinians in addition to assaulting an elderly woman, and a pregnant woman. Resident Hilmi Mahmoud al-Qawasmi said the soldiers wired and detonated the main door of his home, […]

27 Aug
4:11

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (17 – 23 August 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 17 – 23 August, 2017. Israeli forces killed a Palestinian child at Za’atarah Checkpoint, south of Nablus. 5 Palestinian civilians, including a child, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Shooting:   […]

Palestine Today - audio
25 Aug
5:22

Palestine Today 08 24 2017

August 25, 2017 5:22 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 Thursday, August, 24, 2017. Troops invade West Bank communities search homes and detain a number of civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at […]

24 Aug
10:13

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Bethlehem, Hebron And Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, many homes in the West Bank governorates of Bethlehem, Hebron and Jenin, violently searched them, and abducted at least seven Palestinians, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The Bethlehem office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched several homes in […]

17 Aug
3:48

Raids Ongoing at Ramon Prison

The Palestinian Ministry of Prisoners’ Affairs and ex-Prisoners has noted that detainees in Ramon prison have been subjected to  ongoing and vehement onslaught by the Israeli prison administration, through intensified and almost daily raids into the prison’s rooms and sections. The ministry stated that, since early Tuesday morning, the prison […]

13 Aug
6:11

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (03 – 09 August 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 03 – 09 August 2017. Ten Palestinian were wounded, including 9 civilians, in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Five of them were wounded in the West Bank and 5 others in the Gaza […]

19 May
1:33

PCHR Weekly Report: 3 Palestinians killed, 41 wounded by Israeli forces this week

In its Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 11 – 17 May 2017, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. During the past week, Israeli forces killed a […]

22 Apr
10:04

Israeli Soldiers Assault Hunger Striking Detainees In Nitzan Prison

April 22, 2017 10:04 AM IMEMC News Human rights, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

Undercover soldiers of the Israeli Prison Administration assaulted, Friday, several hunger-striking Palestinian detainees in Nitzan Prison, in Ramla, and unleashed their dogs on them, during violent searches of the detainees and their rooms. In a statement to the press, the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee, said that the soldiers also preventing the […]

29 Mar
9:57

Army Abducts One Palestinian, Injures Several Others, In Jenin

March 29, 2017 9:57 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and nearby towns, broke into and searched many homes, and abducted one Palestinian. The soldiers also injured several Palestinians, and caused damage to cars and homes, in Jaba’ town, south of Jenin. Media sources in Jenin […]

20 Mar
5:47

International Conference on Palestinian Children and Israeli Detention Policies: Report

“Stop the war on our children’s minds.” The conference took place in the Grand Park Hotel on the 15th and 16th of March.  For two days, Palestinian and international speakers made an assessment of the problem and ex-detainee children told their story. The goal was to join forces in formulating […]

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 […]

12 Dec
12:22

Israeli Soldiers Assault A Palestinian Woman After Invading Her Home In Hebron

December 12, 2016 12:22 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Many Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at night, a Palestinian home in Shiokh town, northeast of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and assaulted an elderly woman while violently searching and ransacking her home. Journalist Ahmad Halayqa said several army vehicles invaded Shiokh, before the soldiers […]

28 Nov
2:39

Dakota Access: There is Only One Struggle

11/28/16 | International Solidarity Movement | al-Khalil team Sometime after 9-11, U.S. police departments (state, local, & sheriff), along with many U.S. governmental law enforcement agencies, such as Homeland Security, the FBI, and Border & Customs Police, began to send their officers to Israel for training with the police and […]

03 Nov
12:14

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Three Siblings And Their Cousin In Jerusalem

The Jerusalem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several neighborhoods in the occupied city, searched homes and kidnapped three siblings and their cousin. Most of the invasions were focused in Jabal al-Mokabber neighborhood, southeast of Jerusalem, after many army […]

01 Nov
5:06

PFLP Extends Revolutionary Greetings to Indigenous Resistance at Standing Rock

‘In the face of settler colonial genocide and destruction, the land and water defenders at Standing Rock are defending all of us.’ ~ Alternative Information Center (AIC) The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), a leftist Palestinian political party founded by George Habash in 1967, announced on Saturday their […]

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) […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
02 Sep
11:49

This Week in Palestine Week 35 2016

September 2, 2016 11:49 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 August 27, to September 02 2016. Eight Palestinian civilians were injured this week one critically by Israeli attacks, meanwhile the EU joins other world countries in condemning new Israeli […]

Palestine Today - audio
30 Aug
11:43

Palestine Today 08 30 2016

August 30, 2016 11:43 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 Tuesday, August, 30, 2016. Israeli attacks in the West Bank leave seven Palestinian civilians injured meanwhile Egypt announce the opening of Rafah crossing with Gaza for three days. These stories, and […]

24 Mar
1:03

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Five Palestinians In Ramallah And Jenin

March 24, 2016 1:03 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the West Bank districts of Ramallah and Jenin, searched several homes and kidnapped five Palestinians.The army invaded Silwad town, east of the central West Bank district of Ramallah, surrounded many neighborhoods and invaded them, before violently searching homes. The soldiers also used military […]

05 Mar
11:34

A Moment That Changed Me: Carrying Out Kidney Transplants in Gaza

It is only a 20-minute walk, but crossing no-man’s-land at the Erez border control changes everything. Entering Gaza feels like gaining access to a state penitentiary; there are guards, automatic weapons, dogs, gates and the infamous wall, designed to keep the 1.85 million Gazans in, and everything else out. Israel […]

14 Jan
2:15

Palestinian Child Detainees Testify Of Abuse And Assaults By Soldiers And Interrogators

January 14, 2016 2:15 PM Saed Bannoura Human Interest, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported that recent testimonies from child detainees, held by Israel, revealed they have been subject to torture and abuse during their abduction, and interrogation. The Committee said such ongoing Israeli violations aren’t new, but a systematic policy that violates International Law, the Fourth Geneva Convention […]

09 Jan
7:14

2015: A Dangerous Escalation at Al-Aqsa Mosque

January 9, 2016 7:14 AM IMEMC & Agencies Holy sites, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Wadi Hilweh Information Center has issued their 2015 yearly report and monitored the main events in the city of Jerusalem, with special attention given to Israeli violations against Jerusalemites and their properties.The center explained, in its report, that occupation authorities escalated their violations in 2015, a year which witnessed major […]

07 Jan
1:56

Soldiers Kidnap 15 Palestinians In the West Bank

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Thursday, at least fourteen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, while the army also claimed locating combat materials in Hebron.Israeli sources said the army located guns, magazines and rocket launchers in Abu Sneina neighborhood in the southern West bank […]

31 Dec
3:31

UPDATE: 28 Palestinians Kidnapped from West Bank, Jerusalem

December 31, 2015 3:31 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israeli forces kidnapped 28 Palestinians, including nine minors, from across the West Bank districts overnight, according to local and security sources.In Tulkarem city and the nearby Shwakeh Neighborhood, armed Israeli soldiers abducted four Palestinians, including two 18-year-old twin sisters. According to WAFA correspondence, a large military force reportedly raided a […]

06 Nov
11:34

Child Injured In Jerusalem, Two Young Men Kidnapped

November 6, 2015 11:34 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Two young Palestinian men have been kidnapped, on Thursday evening, in occupied East Jerusalem after the soldiers invaded their homes, while a child was wounded earlier, after the soldiers fired concussion grenades into a school. Child kidnapped on Wednesday.The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) has reported that the […]

05 Nov
5:38

Qaraqe’: ‘Imprisoned Children Subject To Systematic Violations, Cruel And Unusual Punishment’

November 5, 2015 5:38 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The head of the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee Issa Qaraqe has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped more than 800 Palestinian children in October, most of them from Jerusalem, and subjected them to severe torture and abuse.Qaraqe stated that the army usually kidnaps 700 – 900 Palestinian children each year, comparing […]

02 Nov
2:00

Israeli troops ransack Palestinian homes in at-Tour & Shufat, abduct children, including 7-year old

November 2, 2015 2:00 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli troops invaded the village of at-Tour, in East Jerusalem, on Sunday, ransacking at least seven homes and abducting five Palestinians. Witnesses explained to the Wadi Hilweh Information Center that Israeli forces deployed in the streets of the village and closed some roads. They were stationed on the main entrances […]

27 Oct
6:51

Detainees’ Committee: “1083 Palestinians Kidnapped By Israeli Soldiers Since October First”

October 27, 2015 6:51 PM IMEMC News News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported, Tuesday, that the number of Palestinians, including children, who have been kidnapped by Israeli soldiers since the beginning of this month has arrived to 1083; 44 of them kidnapped on Tuesday. The Committee said among the 1250 Palestinians kidnapped since the beginning of this […]

14 Oct
9:10

Entrance to Nabi Saleh Blocked for Third Day, General Strike in Bethlehem

October 14, 2015 9:10 PM IMEMC & Agencies Internal Unrest, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli forces, on Wednesday, blocked the entrance of Nabi Saleh village, north of Ramallah, for the third consecutive day, said a local Palestinian.Speaking over the phone with WAFA, Naji al-Tamimi said Israeli soldiers blocked the entrance of Nabi Saleh, closing the gate located on the entrance and prohibiting villagers from […]

05 Oct
4:00

Soldiers Kidnap Nine Palestinians, Many Residents Injured

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

01 Oct
2:34

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 12 Palestinians In Jerusalem, Wound Several Others

October 1, 2015 2:34 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, various Palestinian neighborhoods and towns in occupied East Jerusalem, searched homes and attacked families, wounding several Palestinians, and kidnapped twelve. The soldiers also fired rubber-coated steels bullets inside an invaded homes, wounding one Palestinian.The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) […]

22 Sep
12:52

B’Tselem on the Legal Impact of Using Five Fire Against Stone-throwers

September 22, 2015 12:52 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The approval of authorizing the use of live fire against stone-throwers in occupied East Jerusalem, rather than restoring order to the city, would exacerbate the cycle of violence with lethal results, B’Tselem reported.In a report published on Monday, B’Tselem expected that Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein’s approval would not have the […]

17 Sep
10:44

Day Three of East Jerusalem Clashes

September 17, 2015 10:44 PM IMEMC & Agencies Internal Unrest, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Clashes broke out in the neighborhoods of occupied East Jerusalem for the third consecutive day, on Thursday, as tensions continue to run high following increased violence at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, according to locals.The most intense clashes erupted in the neighborhoods of al-Issawiya and the Shufat refugee camp, with additional […]

27 Aug
11:40

Palestinian family reports theft of money and valuables by Israeli soldiers during home raid

August 27, 2015 11:40 AM Celine Hagbard Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A Palestinian family whose home was raided in a pre-dawn attack on Wednesday said that Israeli troops ransacked the home, destroying furniture and stealing thousands of dollars worth of cash and valuables.The Israeli military told reporters with the Ma’an News Agency that they had ‘investigated the claim’ and ‘found no […]

14 Aug
7:24

Ali Dawabsheh, Cecil the Lion and the Biopolitics of Animal Life

How is it that outrage over the killing of Cecil the lion has spread so far, and yet many people in the United States have still not heard the name of Ali Dawabsheh, the 18-month-old Palestinian toddler who was burned to death on July 31?Dawabsheh was burned alive when a […]

13 Aug
11:41

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 12, Shoot 2 in the West Bank

August 13, 2015 11:41 PM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli forces abducted at least 12 Palestinians across the occupied West Bank, overnight on Wednesday, according to local reports.Two of the Palestinians were taken in the Jordan Valley, two close to Ramallah, two near Bethlehem, and one insouthwest Jenin,an Israeli military spokesperson said. Israeli forces also detained two men from […]

06 Aug
3:30

120 Nafha Prisoners Announce Hunger Strike

August 6, 2015 3:30 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Palestinian Prisoners and Former Prisoners Committee, Thursday, said that 120 prisoners in Nafha prison –located in the occupied Naqab south of Israel, have announced an open hunger-strike in protest of the administration’s arbitrary transfer and ongoing repression policies.The 120 prisoners were forcibly transferred from section (10) in the prison, according […]

24 Jul
9:26

Family of Jerusalem Attacker Expelled by Israel

The Israeli Supreme Court, on Wednesday, gave the family of a Palestinian man involved in an attack in Jerusalem until the beginning of October to leave to the occupied West Bank.Ghassan Abu Jamal, 32, was killed by Israeli forces on Nov. 18, 2014, after him and his cousin, Uday, killed […]

17 Jul
4:01

Half of Susiya to be Demolished after Ramadan

Israeli authorities ordered the demolition of around half of the homes, in a village south of Hebron, to be carried out after Ramadan, Israeli watchdogs said on Wednesday.Rabbis for Human Rights and B’Tselem said, in a statement, that pressure from Israeli settlers had led to the decision to carry out […]

06 Jul
3:15

Army Kidnaps 13 Palestinians In W. Bank, 2 Near Gaza Border

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, earlier on Monday, thirteen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including several teenagers in Jerusalem, in massive home invasions; soldiers also kidnapped two Palestinians near the Gaza Border.Media spokesperson of the Popular Committee Against the Wall and Settlements in Beit Ummar town, north of […]

26 Jun
8:40

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (18- 24 June 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 18- 24 June 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces continued to use force against Palestinian civilians participating in peaceful protests in […]

23 Jun
1:30

Army Invades Homes In Jerusalem, Kidnap One Palestinian

June 23, 2015 1:30 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers and police officers invaded, on Monday evening, a number of homes in Jabal al-Mokabber village, in occupied Jerusalem, and searched several homes.The soldiers stormed the home of Ashraf ‘Oweisat, and searched it using dogs, while ransacking his property. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) said 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 […]

17 May
3:29

Soldiers Kidnap Four Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Sunday at dawn, four Palestinians during military invasions targeting various communities in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, and handed two others interrogation warrants. Several military vehicles invaded Silwad town, east of the central West Bank city Ramallah, and kidnapped one Palestinian identified as Abdul-Qader Bassem […]

05 Apr
4:53

PPS: “200 Palestinian Children Imprisoned By Israel”

April 5, 2015 4:53 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS) has reported that Israel is holding captive nearly 200 Palestinian children in three main prisons, and that at least 100 of them are held in the ‘Ofer Prison, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah.The PPS said that, besides ‘Ofer prison, the children are […]

02 Apr
6:39

Home Demolition in Jerusalem: “They want our land. We need help to protect it.”

Nureddin Amro and his brother Sharif Amro and their families were awakened at 5:30 am by over a hundred Israeli soldiers who came to demolish their home in the Wadi Al-Joz neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. 1st April 2015 | International Solidarity Movement | Jerusalem […]

10 Mar
5:38

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (26 February – 04 March 2015)

March 10, 2015 5:38 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 26 February – 04 March 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings: During the reporting period, a Palestinian civilian was killed and his brother […]

01 Mar
4:48

Report: PA Prison Authority Foresees Uprising in the Next Month

March 1, 2015 4:48 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

The Department of Prisoner’s Affairs with the Palestinian Authority recently issued a report regarding the 17 Israeli jails housing some 7,000 Palestinian prisoners. Sources within the organization have predicted uprisings and a series of protests over the next month, due to the very poor living conditions reported there. Data from […]

20 Jan
3:06

Thirteen Palestinians Kidnapped In West Bank, Jerusalem

January 20, 2015 3:06 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Monday at night and Tuesday at dawn, at least thirteen Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, including two children who were kidnapped along with four other Palestinian in Hebron.Local sources in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, have reported that the […]

18 Jan
5:11

Night Raid in Beit Ummar: Arrests, Violence and Property Destruction

January 18, 2015 5:11 PM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Early Wednesday morning, January 14, 2015, a massive deployment of 400 Israeli occupation forces invaded the village of Beit Ummar, north of Hebron. 18th January 2015 | International Solidarity Movement | Hebron Team From 2:00 – 5:00 am, the occupation forces invaded approximately 100 Palestinian homes, arresting 25 males and […]

02 Jan
4:36

Raids, Kidnappings and Demolitions by Israeli Forces Continue Across Occupied Palestine

Israeli forces Thursday detained three men from Hebron and Jenin districts, as a part of the Israeli army’s systematic policy of daily arrests, local and security sources told WAFA correspondence. Additionally, 5 women were taken into police custody from Al Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem.Israeli soldiers detained a young […]

24 Dec
11:13

Three Palestinians Kidnapped In Nablus And Hebron

December 24, 2014 11:13 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday evening, three Palestinians from the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and the northern West Bank district of Nablus. Army dogs also mauled a child before the soldiers kidnapped him. The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) said several military vehicles invaded Beit Ummar town, […]

01 Dec
4:30

Soldiers Kidnap Six Palestinians In The West Bank

December 1, 2014 4:30 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday, various Palestinian communities in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped six Palestinians, including three in occupied East Jerusalem.Local sources in the northern West Bank city of Nablus have reported that several Israeli military vehicles invaded the city, during early dawn hours, searched […]

20 Nov
6:01

Twelve Palestinians Injured, One Seriously, In Jerusalem

November 20, 2014 6:01 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Medical sources have reported that at least twelve Palestinians have been injured by Israeli army fire in occupied East Jerusalem; one of them suffered a serious head injury, while more than 35 suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation. Soldiers also attacked a blind woman, a cancer patient, and kidnapped […]

13 Nov
3:46

Ten Palestinians Kidnapped In Jerusalem

November 13, 2014 3:46 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Israeli army continued its daily invasions and arrests in different parts of occupied East Jerusalem, and kidnapped ten Palestinians. Clashes reported in the al-‘Eesawiyya town; many Palestinians, including schoolchildren injured.Local sources said the army have been conducting daily arrests in the town, following repeated clashes between the soldiers and […]