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12 Jul

West Bank Demolition Raids, Vandalism Continues Unabated

Several Israeli military vehicles and bulldozers invaded, on Tuesday, morning, ‘Anata town, northeast of annexed East Jerusalem, and demolished sheds, a farm, a car repair facility and several walls, in addition to closing agricultural roads. The head of Anata Local Council Taha No’man told WAFA that Israeli soldiers demolished seven […]

21 Jan

Israeli Youths Arrested on Suspicion of Church Vandalism

January 21, 2016 4:40 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Two Israeli teenagers suspected of scrawling hate speech on a historic church in occupied East Jerusalem, earlier this week, have been arrested, according to Israeli police.A spokesperson said that a 16-year-old Jewish suspect was arrested on Tuesday and another Jewish teen, aged 15, was arrested on Wednesday, following ongoing police […]

01 Dec

Clashes in East Jerusalem Following Raids, Settler Vandalism near Bethlehem

December 1, 2015 7:42 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Clashes broke out between Palestinian youth and Israeli forces during raids in the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhoods of Silwan and al-Issawiya, on Monday. Late Sunday, Israeli extremist settlers sprayed Anti-Arab graffiti on a car near Bethlehem, pledging to kill Palestinians in the area, according to local sources.Israeli forces raided the […]

11 Jun

Four Extremist Young Settlers Could Face Mosque Vandalism Charges

The Magistrates Court in Haifa decided on Thursday to keep four settlers, Yeshiva students, in custody as they are the main suspects in spraying racist graffiti on the walls of a mosque in Ibteen village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, last Tuesday night.The Israeli “Defense Council” denied […]

01 Jul

More Settler Vandalism in Hebron

Israeli settler youth have continued to trash an internationally funded project intended to make it safer for Palestinian girls living in the Tel Rumeida section of Al-Khalil (Hebron) to reach their elementary school. The project, funded by the international monitoring group Temporary International Presence in Hebron (TIPH), involves several improvements […]

14 Mar

Do No Harm! Palestinian Call for Ethical Tourism/Pilgrimage

March 12, 2019 / /Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) / Palestinian civil society calls on all international visitors, especially pilgrims, and people of conscience to do no harm to our nonviolent struggle for our rights under international law by respecting our ethical tourism guidelines. Based on the […]

22 Feb

Shepherds Chased from Pastures in Jordan Valley, Beaten in Hebron

Shepherds herding their sheep, in the Ouja area of the Israeli-occupied Jordan Valley, were chased out of the open pastures by Israeli forces for no apparent reason, according to a local source. Aref Daraghmeh, a rights activist,  told WAFA that soldiers forced the shepherds, who were accompanied in their herding by […]

06 Feb

Israeli Minister and Settlers Raid Al-Aqsa Mosque

The head of the Public Relations office of the Islamic Endowment Department, Firas al-Dibs, told Maan News Agency that the Israeli Minister of Agriculture, Uri Ariel, along with many settlers and soldiers, invaded Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, in occupied Jerusalem on Tuesday, and conducted a tour meant as provocation to the […]

31 Jan

Israeli police attack protest against police brutality in Tel Aviv

A protest of several thousand Ethiopian-Israelis and their supporters in Tel Aviv were attacked by Israeli police on Wednesday, when they were demonstrating against the police killing of 24-year old Yehuda Biadga by Israeli police earlier in January. Protest organizers told reporters from the Ma’ariv newspaper that there were a […]

05 Jan

Extremist Israelis Fight With Police Outside Terror Trial

The Israeli Rishon Lezion courthouse, on Monday, heard the case of 3 minors suspected of a 2015 firebombing attack in Duma village, southeast of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The terrorist attack, in which right-wing Israeli extremists set fire to the Dawabsha family home, by throwing a firebomb inside, resulted […]

18 Dec

Extremist Israelis Vandalize Cars, Property, In Nazareth

As the city of Nazareth, in the northern part of the country, prepares for the celebration of Christmas, extremist Israelis on Monday,spray-painted hateful, racist anti-Arab slogans in the Arab majority city. They wrote in Hebrew, “Death to Arabs“, and “The land of Israel belongs to the people of Israel“, witnesses […]

10 Dec

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

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

04 Nov

Shops & Streets Forced to Close in Hebron City

Israeli forces sealed off the Bab al-Zawiya area, Beersheba Street and al-Shuhada Street, in the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron, on Sunday. According to local sources, large numbers of Israeli forces were deployed across Hebron City to seal off various streets, went up the rooftops of several buildings […]

21 Oct

PA to UN: “Gaza is Not a Humanitarian Problem, it is a Political Problem.”

The following is a summary of the opening comments of the United Nations Security Council Meeting #8375 on October 18, 2018,  Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, the representative of the Secretary-General to the Palestinian Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority, made the following points (summarized below). According to Mladenov, Demolitions OCHA (United […]

20 Oct

Settlers Steal Palestinian Olive Harvest in Nablus

Israeli settlers attacked Palestinian farmers and olive harvesters in Burin village, southern occupied Nablus City, on Saturday. WAFA reported that a group of Israeli settlers threw rocks at Palestinian farmers while they were picking olives on their lands, in an attempt to force them to leave. Witnesses said that farmers […]

18 Oct

Christian Cemetery Desecrated, Graves Destroyed in Jerusalem

October 18, 2018 9:12 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Ha’aretz Israeli newspaper, on Thursday, reported that about 30 graves were vandalized two weeks ago, in the cemetery of Beit Jmal monastery, near Jerusalem. The monastery monks discovered the destruction of the tombs yesterday, saying the concrete crosses on the graves were taken down. The old cemetery is located about […]

03 Oct

Settlers Uproot Dozens of Olive Trees in West Bank Village

Israeli settlers uprooted dozens of Palestinian-owned olive trees on Wednesday, in the village of Turmusayya, north of the central occupied West Bank district of Ramallah. Locals said that Israeli settlers from the illegal settlements of Adi Ad and Amichai, which were built on lands belongings to the residents of Turmusayya […]

28 Aug

VIDEO: Palestinians Assaulted as Israel Razes Lands

Five Palestinians were injured and three others were detained by Israeli forces on Tuesday, in the village of Ras Karkar in the central occupied West Bank district of Ramallah. Locals said, according to Ma’an News Agency, that Israeli forces stormed Ras Karkar village escorting bulldozers, and began to raze agricultural […]

14 May

Homes and Cars Vandalized by Israeli Settlers

WAFA reported that members of the Israeli terror group, “Price Tag”, on Monday, vandalized more than 28 Palestinian-owned cars and spray-painted racist slogans in Hebrew, on walls of Palestinian homes in Shufat, East Jerusalem. This is the highest number of cars vandalized by Israelis in one night, in occupied East […]

13 Jan

Palestinian Villages Attacked – Yet Resisting Illegal Outposts

12th January 2018 | International Solidarity Movement | Nablus Team  Today, in Kafr Qaddum, the protesters, marching towards the road closed off due to the illegal settlement of Kadumim, were suppressed by Israeli military. Protesters were met with teargas and rubber coated steel bullets. Luckily there were no serious injuries. […]

17 Jul

Israel Is Not As Christian-Friendly As You Think

By Kathryn Shihadah, If Americans Knew – The New Testament records that Jesus Christ took two loaves of bread and five fish, and fed five thousand people. Ancient believers identified the place where they believe this miracle happened and built a church on the site. Today the Church of the Multiplication […]

06 Jun

Extremists Vandalize Palestinian Cars in East Jerusalem

Israeli fanatics are believed to be behind the slashing of car tires and the spray painting of hate graffiti on cars in two different East Jerusalem areas, according to Israeli police. According to WAFA, a spokesperson said that the tires of several cars parked in the French Hill and in […]

29 Mar

Settlers Vandalize Spanish Consulate in Jerusalem

Extremist Israeli settlers, on Monday afternoon, sprayed racist slogans on the walls of the Spanish consulate in Jerusalem, according to local sources in the city. Sources said, according to the PNN, that the ultra-orthodox Jewish “Pay the Price” groups have vandalized the walls of the consulate, which is located in […]

27 Jan

Extremist Israeli Colonists Uproot And Steel Palestinian Olive Saplings, Grapevines, In Bethlehem

Several extremist Israeli colonists invaded, Friday, Palestinian orchards belonging to residents of the Al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, before uprooting and steeling hundreds of olive saplings and grapevine seedlings. Ahmad Salah, the coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Israeli Annexation Wall and Colonies in al-Khader, said the colonists came […]

01 Nov

Israelis Raise Flag at Church of the Holy Sepulchre

  The Higher Presidential Committee of Church Affairs in Palestine has condemned the raising of an Israeli flag at the eastern entrance of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, also known as the Church of the Resurrection, in occupied Jerusalem. The committee asserted, in a press release, that this constitutes a […]

01 Jul

Two-state Solution in Danger, says Quartet (Full Report)

The Middle East Quartet has released a report on impasse in Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations entitled, ‘Two-state Solution in Danger.’ The report, published in full by the PNN, below, calls Palestinians to act against terrorism, while Israel is urged to stop settlement construction. Foreign Ministers of the Quartet – representing the […]

27 Jun

Syrians Protest against Israeli Occupation and Planned Annexation of the Golan Heights (VIDEO)

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Syrians in the Israeli occupied Syrian Golan Heights have rallied in protest against the Israeli occupation, illegal oppression of Syrian culture and identity, outspoken plans to permanently annex the Syrian territory and Israel’s use of the Golan for military action against Syria and the support of […]

06 Jun

Israeli Court Rejects Petition to Ban Zionist March from Entering Muslim Quarter

The Israeli High Court in Jerusalem, on Sunday, has rejected a petition demanding that the Zionist “Jerusalem Day” march, which celebrates the 1967 Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza, be barred from the Muslim Quarter in the old city of Jerusalem. The annual march, which will be held […]

26 Oct

Settler and Soldier Attacks Continue on Sunday

October 26, 2015 2:06 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli attacks on Palestinian civilians continued throughout the occupied West Bank, on Sunday, as soldiers assaulted and beat up a Palestinian driver working for the ministry of health. Settler attacks on Palestinians were also reported in the Jerusalem and Hebron districts.Israeli soldiers, Sunday, assaulted and beat up a Palestinian driver […]

12 Sep

Extremist Settlers Vandalize Islamic Cemetery in Jerusalem

September 12, 2015 12:39 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli extremists, last night, spray-painted racist graffiti on the walls of ar-Rahma Islamic cemetery, outside Jerusalem’s Old City, according to local sources. Shortly after Islamic Waqf personnel discovered the anti-Arab graffiti, the sources added that they attempted to remove it, but were prevented from continuing their work by Israeli police. […]

04 Mar

Bedouin Crops Destroyed by Israeli Police

Israeli police on Tuesday destroyed thousands of acres of wheat, barley and other cereal crops in the Palestinian Bedouin village of Rakhama, locals told Ma’an News Agency.Local resident Ali Freijat said that 14 tractors, escorted by over 50 Israeli police vehicles, arrived early Tuesday and began leveling the land. ‘This […]

22 Feb

Settlers Cut 36 Olive Trees in South Hebron, Injure Child in Tel Rumeida

February 22, 2015 3:59 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli settlers chopped down 36 olive trees in the South Hebron Hills, on Friday, said Italian peace group Operation Dove, in a press release.The group said that, on the morning of February 20, Palestinians in the South Hebron Hills awoke to find that 36 olive trees had been cut or […]

08 Feb

Bethany Beyond the Jordan, Palestine and Israel’s Policy of Apartheid

February 8, 2015 3:51 AM IMEMC & Agencies Arab World, Holy sites, Human Interest 0

Near Madaba, Jordan, and connected to the Jordan River, is Bethany Beyond the Jordan (Al-Maghtas in Arabic). It is a bustling attraction constantly inundated with tourists: those who come every January for the Epiphany/Theophany celebrations, those who desire to glance at the site where Jesus was baptized by John the […]

24 Jan

Israeli Settler Runs Over Palestinian Child in Tulkarim

January 24, 2015 8:15 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Tulkarem 0

An Israeli settler, Friday evening, ran over a boy of five with his car, in Tulkarim, and then fled the scene.The child’s family, who lives in Shofa village, in Tulkarim, reported that the settler, who is believed to be from a nearby settlement built on the village’s lands, ran over […]

17 Jan

Ads Against Apartheid: Free Speech Under Attack

Ads Against Apartheid (AAA) has strongly condemned recent attacks on its advertising campaign, which include vandalism against its partner, a local mobile billboard truck company. In a related incident, an individual stopped the truck, yelled at the driver, and spray-painted a Star of David on the vehicle, according to the […]

12 Jan

Settlers Destroy 170 Olive Trees Near Nablus

January 12, 2015 11:11 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli settlers have cut down over 170 olive trees in a village to the south of Nablus, the third such attack in the occupied West Bank over the past three days.Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement-related activities in the northern West Bank, told Ma’an News Agency that settlers from the illegal […]

03 Jan

US Diplomats Cars Attacked By Fanatic Israeli Settlers In The West Bank

January 3, 2015 5:43 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

A number of extremist Israeli settlers hurled stones at cars of an American diplomatic delegation who drove along with Israeli police vehicles to an area near the central West Bank city of Ramallah on Friday.The delegation was on its way to inspect vandalism by Israeli settlers that had targeted hundreds […]

02 Jan

86 Israeli Attacks on Islamic and Christian Holy Sites in 2014

Al Aqsa Association for Waqf and Heritage has reported that Israelis carried out some 86 assaults and violations of Islamic and Christian Palestinian holy sites in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem in 2014.In a report published Wednesday, the association stated that about 30 cases of assault on mosques, 21 […]

24 Dec

Bethlehem: Israelis Disperse Non-Violent Christmas Demonstration with Teargas and Sound Grenades

December 24, 2014 12:22 AM IMEMC & Agencies Bethlehem, News Report, Non-violent action 0

A number of journalists, on Tuesday, were injured after being targeted by Israeli forces with teargas and explosive acoustic devices, during a non-violent demonstration which took place near an Israeli checkpoint in North Bethlehem.PNN reports that several journalists, activists and citizens were rushed to the hospital following the dispersal of […]

09 Dec

Hebron: Settlers Vandalize Property, Israeli Police Let Them Go Free

December 9, 2014 12:22 PM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli Settlement, News Report 0

The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories (B’Tselem) published a video report showing Israeli settlers vandalizing Palestinian property in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and showing how the Israeli Police witnessed the attack, and allowed the settlers to walk free.B’Tselem said the incident took […]

10 Sep

ISM Report: The Arrest of Burin Activist Ghassan Najjar

September 10, 2014 10:00 PM IMEMC & Agencies Nablus, News Report, Prisoners 0

The prominent activist from the West Bank village of Burin, and member of Solidarity Movement for Free Palestine, Ghassan Najjar, was taken by the Israeli army from his home in the early hours of the morning on the 27th August. He was transferred to the notorious interrogation facility, Petah Tikva.10th […]

11 Aug

Month of Attacks on Palestinians in Jerusalem Increases Tension; Exposes Racist Policies

As the Israeli Central Court of Jerusalem releases three youth accused in the recent homicide of 16-year-old Muhammad Abu Khdeir, another young Palestinian is found stabbed to death in Silwan, while a 13-year-old child is arrested under the pretext of carrying a knife.Over the past month, during Israel’s relentless and […]

27 Jul

Two Palestinians Beaten by Jerusalem Mob

Two Palestinian youth were reportedly assaulted by a Jewish mob in Jerusalem, on Friday evening, according to Haaretz. Israeli forces vandalized the premises of public institutions, Saturday, in Al-Bireh.Amir Shwiki and Samer Mahfouz, both 20 years old and from Beit Khanina, were apparently attacked with iron bars and baseball bats […]

27 May

Increase in Israeli Violations Against Holy Sites in oPt

A recent rights report has warned against escalating violations of both Israeli authorities and settlers against Islamic and Christian holy shrines in Palestine, amounting to 525 over the past five years.According to Al Ray, “The Settlers’ Violence & Violations against The Islamic & Christian Holy Shrines in the Occupied Palestinian […]

23 May

3 Under House Arrest For Pope Francis’ Visit

In what appears to be a token move by the state of Israel, three young Jewish militants have been placed under house arrest for suspicion of possible plans to disrupt Pope Francis’ visit to Israel this weekend.’The police and Shin Bet (security service) have taken out restraining orders against several […]

19 May

As Israeli Violations Escalate, BDS Gains International Momentum

With settler attacks on the rise across the West Bank and historic Palestine, and military incursions escalating throughout the occupied territories, often in direct conjunction with one another and with near full complicity from Western governments, the international community has responded by implementing increased measures with regard to the Boycott, […]

11 May

Security Concerns as Pope Prepares to Visit Levant

The head of the Roman Catholic church in the Holy Land said, today, that Israeli hate crimes against local Muslims and Christians are souring relations ahead of a papal visit, AFP reports via Ma’an News Agency.’The unrestrained acts of vandalism poison the atmosphere — the atmosphere of co-existence and the […]

05 May

7 Minors Arrested Over Racist Attacks

Seven Jewish Israeli minors have been arrested on suspicion of involvement in racist acts and vandalism.Four of the suspects, between the ages of 13 and 15, are accused of spraying racist graffiti at a building site near a Palestinian village west of Jerusalem, on Sunday, according to statements by Israeli […]

03 May

Muslim Grave Vandalized Near Haifa

Suspected Jewish Israeli vandals desecrated a Muslim grave near Haifa, in the northern Israeli coastal region, according to media and police reports.’Graffiti was found sprawled on and around a grave in the Al-Qassam cemetery in Nesher,’ said Israeli police spokeswoman Luba Samri, in a statement. The graffiti, painted in red, […]

28 Jun

PCHR Weekly Report: 6 Palestinians wounded, 35 abducted in 48 Israeli incursions this week

June 28, 2013 12:19 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 20 – 26 June, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces launched 3 air strikes against civilian targets and training sites in the Gaza Strip.A girl was injured […]

13 Jun

“Whatever You Take From The Sea, The Sea Takes Back From You”

Majed Fadel Hassan Baker (53) is a fisherman from the Gaza Strip. Having been a fisherman since the age of 10, he has borne witness to the sharp decline of the fishing industry in the Gaza Strip in recent years. Majed’s weathered skin shows evidence of a life outdoors. Life […]

19 Aug

U.S: “Settler Violence Is Terrorism”

In its 2011 Country report, an annual report about global terrorist activities, the United States described the escalating attacks carried out by extremist Israeli settlers against the Palestinians as “terrorist attacks”. This is the first time the United States describes Israeli settler attacks against the Palestinians as acts of terrorism. […]

03 Jul

Settler Attack Near Nablus Destroys Olive Trees

Israeli settlers wrecked numerous olive trees in a Nablus village, in the West Bank.On Tuesday Israeli settlers from the illegal outpost of Havat Gilad entered a privately owned Palestinian field and destroyed 41 olive trees, reports Ma’an news agency. Olive trees are very important in the West Bank as they […]

03 Jul

Settler Attack Near Nablus Destroys Olive Trees

Israeli settlers wrecked numerous olive trees in a Nablus village in the West Bank.On Tuesday Israeli settlers from the illegal outpost of Havat Gilad entered a privately owned Palestinian field and destroyed 41 olive trees, reports Ma’an News Agency. Olive trees are very important in the West Bank as they […]

08 Jun

Co-existence Village Vandalized in Price Tag Attack

Vandals attacked the village of Neve Shalom/ Wahat as-Salaam on Friday damaging cars and leaving racist graffiti.The slogans, which were sprayed onto buildings and cars, included ‘death to Arabs’ and ‘Kahane was right’ in reference to Meir Kahane, and American-Israeli rabbi who established the ultra-nationalist Kach party, who are banned […]

11 Feb

Soldier, 2 Female Settlers, Arrested For Writing Racist Graffiti

February 11, 2012 2:46 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli daily, Haaretz, reported Friday that an Israeli soldier and two young female settlers were arrested by the Israeli Police for writing anti-Arab, Anti-Islam graffiti in the Al-Lubban Ash-Sharqiyya Palestinian village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The three were arrested on Thursday at night; the soldier […]

31 Jan

Israel to Open New Police Station in Occupied East Jerusalem

January 31, 2012 10:05 PM IMEMC & Agencies Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Jerusalem Post, an Israeli daily, reported via their website on Tuesday that the State of Israel intends to open a new police station at the Mount of Olives, in occupied East Jerusalem.Israeli Public Security Minister, Yitzhak Aharonovitch, told the Jerusalem Post that 25 police officers will be stationed at […]

27 Jan

International media complicit in legitimization of Israeli settlements

Unbelievable, but true: over 70 journalists from international mainstream media took part in a tour through Israeli settlements in the Palestinian West Bank last Thursday 19th. Israel national news source Arutz Sheva reported the news the next day, referring to a tour in Samaria joined by the foreign media, guests […]

17 Jan

Palestine Today 01 17 2012

January 17, 2012 8:30 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 45s || 3.43 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for Tuesday January 17th, 2012. Two Palestinians are arrested at a checkpoint after being found carrying pipe bombs, and […]

17 Jan

Settlement Construction Causing the Slow Demise of the Two-State Solution

A tour of several European Capitals by the Palestinian President has given several politicians a sterner voice. This is welcome at a time when the two-state solution is steadily slipping through the fingers of the world leaders, and will soon be out of reach completely; at least through the medium […]

12 Jan

Israeli settlers attack Palestinian security officers

January 12, 2012 1:18 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli Settlement, News Report, Tulkarem 0

A group of Israeli settlers attacked a convoy of vehicles carrying Palestinian Authority security officers, including a senior official, in the northern West Bank on Wednesday.The attack took place near Shilo settlement between the Palestinian cities of Ramallah and Tulkarem, just two days after Israeli troops removed an illegal settlement […]

30 Nov

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 […]

30 Nov

Death Threats Continue Against Peace Now In Israel

November 30, 2011 2:01 PM Saed Bannoura Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli Peace Now Organisation reported that one of its activists recently received a death threat via text message as she was picking up her children from school. The incident is part of several attacks targeting Peace Now activists, homes and offices.Lee of Peace Now stated that the message reads […]

15 Oct

Rabin’s Memorial Vandalized

October 15, 2011 9:03 PM William Gibson Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

A monument dedicated to former Israeli Prime Minister, Yitzhak Rabin, has been vandalized by an Israeli Jew in protest of the prisoner-swap deal to secure the release of over a thousand Palestinian prisoners in exchange for captured Israeli soldier, Gilad Shalit.Twenty-seven year old Shvuel Schijveschuurder is currently being detained at […]

08 Oct

Israeli Right-wingers Vandalize Islamic And Christian Cemeteries In Jaffa

October 8, 2011 9:11 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

On Friday night, eve of the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur, a group of Israeli extremists broke into both an Islamic and a Christian cemetery in the city of Jaffa, damaging graves and writing anti-Arab and Muslim slogans on the walls of the mausoleums, the Palestine News & Information Agency (WAFA) […]

09 Sep

Palestinian Committee confirms Sep.22 date for UN Statehood bid

The executive committee of Palestine Liberation Organization (ECPLO) confirmed Thursday that they would join the Palestinian delegation to the United Nations on Sep 22, 2011 to obtain Palestinian full membership in the UN, and ask for recognition of Palestine as a state, with borders along the 1967 borders, with Eastern […]

01 Sep

Palestine Today 08 31 2011

September 1, 2011 2:38 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 40s || 3.37 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,, for Wednesday August 31, 2011. More Israeli settlers vandalism in the West Bank and Israel reveals the name of […]

17 May

Israeli settlers invade Palestinian village of Tuba

Israeli settlers invaded the village of Tuba in the South Hebron Hills late Sunday night, 15 May. They damaged property and killed and stole livestock belonging to the Ali Awad family. Palestinians of Tuba reported that they counted seven masked settlers, who entered and left the village on foot, and […]

22 Mar

Palestinian Stabbed by Settler Near Hebron

March 22, 2011 12:18 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

A Palestinian farmer was stabbed by a settler whilst working his land in Tuba village near Hebron on Monday.Palestinian news sources report that Mohamed Awad was attacked by a group of settlers who fled after stabbing him three times. He was taken to Hebron hospital for treatment, where he was […]

08 Mar

Settlers Injure 3 Near Nablus

The Ma’an News Agency reports that settlers shot and injured three Palestinians in As-sawiya vilage near Nablus. Dozens of residents of the Yash Adam outpost allegedly attacked the village on Monday. The three Palestinians were injured after settlers opened fire on them. Ambulances could not reach the scene because the […]

28 Dec

Israeli Activist in Jail for Protest Against Gaza Siege

December 28, 2010 10:58 PM IMEMC News Israel, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Jonathan Pollak was handed a three-month prison term, on Monday, for taking part in a bicycle demonstration against the blockade on Gaza almost three years ago. Israeli activist Jonathan Pollak was sentenced to three months in jail and ordered to pay NIS 1,500 for participating in a mass protest cycle […]

05 Dec

Israeli And International Firefighters Continue To Combat Wildfires

December 5, 2010 2:10 PM Saed Bannoura Israel, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

Despite ongoing efforts of Israeli and international firefighters and rescue teams, fires continue to consume more areas in the Carmel while also spreading to Jerusalem Forrest, and to an area on the Israel-Lebanon border. The fires that started Thursday also reached a Kibbutz in the Western Galilee, and on Friday […]

16 Nov

Palestine Today 11 15 2010

November 16, 2010 7:01 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file|| 4 m 15s || 3.86 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for Monday November 15, 2010 Palestinians commemorate the 22 anniversary of the declaration of the State, while still under occupation, […]

15 Nov

Settlers Burn Olive Trees Near Nablus

November 15, 2010 9:30 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0

A group of extremist Jewish settlers torched, on Sunday, at least 200 Palestinian olive trees that belong to residents of Salem village, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and also torched a number of nearby farms. Adli Eshtayyaa, spokesperson of the Salem Village Council, stated that the settlers […]

10 Nov

Six International volunteers Arrested for helping replant farmland in Saffa

November 10, 2010 2:31 AM IMEMC News News Report, Non-violent action, West Bank 0

Six international volunteers were arrested on Sunday while accompanying Palestinian farmers to their land to prepare it for crop planting in Safa village, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank. On Sunday, a group of eight international activists, along with three members of the Popular Committee […]

26 Oct

Palestine Today 10 25 2010

October 26, 2010 5:32 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file|| 7 m 45s || 7.09 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,, for Monday, October 25, 2010. On Monday at dawn, Israeli soldiers invaded an area east of Khan Younis, in the […]

25 Oct

Ancient Mosque Vandalized by Rightist Israelis in Nazareth Area

October 25, 2010 8:01 PM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israel, News Report 0

On Sunday, vandals attacked an ancient mosque in Ma’alul village near Nazareth, inside Israel. They removed the stones and spray-painted slogans of the Israeli settler movement on the walls. According to the al-Aqsa Foundation for Endowment and Heritage, the stones were removed and stolen from the mosque’s southern wall. Members […]

07 Oct

Palestine Today 10 06 2010

October 7, 2010 6:00 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file|| 5 m 0s || 4.58 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center., for Wednesday, October 6, 2010. An Infant dies in Gaza for lack of medical supplies, while settler vandalism continue in […]

28 Jul

Palestine Today 07 27 2010

July 28, 2010 2:37 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file|| 3 m 0s || 2.75 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today a service of the International Middle East Media Centre, for Tuesday, July 27, 2010. New report reveals startling numbers behind the shrinking Palestinian residency of East Jerusalem and settlers […]

27 Jul

Settlers continue their violent outburst over demolition of illegal homes

Disturbances continued into Monday night with settlers blocking intersections and invading a Palestinian villageSettlers continued a streak of ‘price tag’ reprisals for the demolition of a settler house built in contravention of the construction freeze placed on illegal settlements at the end of last year. Following the violence earlier on […]

12 Jun

This Week in Palestine week 23 2010

June 12, 2010 5:17 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file|| 10 m 20s || 9.46 MB || Welcome to this week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for June 4 to 11, 2010. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas meets the US. President Barak Obama and discus […]

26 Jun

Palestina Oggi 062508

June 26, 2008 7:44 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link below to download or play MP3 file || Time 05m 03s || File 4.63 MB || Benvenuti a Palestina Oggi, un servizio dell`International Middle East Media Centre,, per Mercoledì 25 giugno 2008 L'esercito israeliano spara ad un civile palestinese a Gaza e arresta nove persone nella West Bank, […]

25 Jun

Tropas Israelíes secuestran un civil Palestino de Hebrón

June 25, 2008 10:09 PM IMEMC & Agencies News Report 0

Tropas Israelíes secuestraron a un civil Palestino de la ciudad de Hebron, del sur de Cisjordania, el miércoles al mediodía.Fuentes locales manifestaron que el ejército Israelí invadió el hogar familiar de Omaran Abu Husain, de 21 años, situado en ‘Khlet ilnar’, al sur de Hebrón, antes de secuestrarle. El hermano […]

25 Jan

Palestina oggi – 24 Gennaio, 2007

January 25, 2007 12:27 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Copia e incolla il link per scaricare il || Palestina oggi, un servizio dell’International Middle East Media Centre,, per Mercoledì 24 gennaio 2007 Nella Striscia di Gaza una persona è stata uccisa dalle truppe israeliane mentre altre due sono state ferite. L’esercito israeliano ha invaso la zona di […]

11 Jan

Palestina oggi -11Gennaio, 2007 (Italian)

January 11, 2007 11:38 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Palestina Oggi, un servizio dell`International Middle East Media Centre,, di Giovedì 11 Gennaio 2007|| Copia e incolla il link per scaricare il file|| Aggiornamenti dalla West Bank   Fonti palestinesi riferiscono che giovedì all’alba forze militari israeliane hanno invaso diverse città della West Bank e hanno arrestato 23 […]

27 Jan

Anatomy of a Cover-Up: When a Mother Gets Killed Does She Make a Sound?

Why don’t Americans Know what’s going on in Israel/Palestine?   The answer is unclear at this point, but some disturbing patterns are beginning to emerge. They implicate some of our major news media, and, perhaps most of all, the Associated Press, the oldest and largest wire service in the world. […]

26 Dec

Settlers uproot 100 trees in the West Bank village of Borin

Israeli settlers of the Illegal settlement of Yetzhar uprooted on Monday morning 100 olive trees in an orchard which belongs to local farmers of the village of Borin near the West Bank city of Nablus. Hussein Abdul-Latif, head of Burin village council, reported that settlers uprooted 100 trees which belong […]

09 Nov

Commentary: West Bank landscaping

  {mosimage}In the heart of the West Bank, checkpoints separate Palestinian youth and instructors from their classrooms. By September, the sealed wall will further disrupt access to education.   The view is impressive from the balcony of the Muhsen family’s apartment in Abu Dis. Hisham, a fine arts teacher at […]