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Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, November 25th, 2014.
Palestinian fighter killed in Gaza meanwhile a Palestinian youth killed after being hit by settlers bus in the West Bank. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned.
A Palestinian youth was killed, two others injured as they were hit by an Israeli settlers bus near the northern West Bank city of Jenin.
Nur Salem, 23, was crossing a military checkpoint when a bus driving settlers from the nearby Mabodotan settlement hit him and killed him. His cousin Ala, 27, and an unknown third man were also injured by the bus.
Israeli troops closed the area and did not allow Palestinian cars from moving, local sources reported.
In other news Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday at dawn, fifteen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and occupied East Jerusalem, and moved them to a number of interrogation centers.
Israeli military sources said the soldiers have kidnapped a “Hamas member” in Beit Leqia town, and another Palestinian in Deir Abu Mashal town, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah.
In addition, soldiers kidnapped a Palestinian in Ethna town, west of Hebron in the southern part of the West Bank, and another Palestinian in Jericho city. Also in Ethna, soldiers broke into and searched several homes, and interrogated dozens of residents while inspecting their ID cards.
Late on Monday at night, and on Tuesday at dawn, soldiers invaded various neighborhoods in occupied East Jerusalem, and kidnapped ten Palestinians, including children and the secretary of Fateh movement.
The army said all kidnapped Palestinians have been moved to a number of security centers for interrogation.
In Gaza, The Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, stated Tuesday that one of its fighters was killed during training, east of Gaza City.
The brigades said the fighter, identified as Abdullah Mojahed ‘Oleyyan, 18 years of age, is from the Tuffah neighborhood in Gaza City.
It added that ‘Oleyyan was killed during training on Monday evening, adding that it will continue its mission “to protect the Palestinian people, and defend their legitimate rights until liberation and independence.
There have been several fighters who were killed during training in different parts of the coastal region, while many died during tunnel accidents, mainly in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.
And that’s all for today from the IMEMC News; this was the Tuesday, November 25th, 2014, news round-up from the Occupied Palestinian Territories. For more news and updates please visit our websiteatwww.imemc.org. Today’s report has been brought to you by George Rishmawi and me Ghassan Bannoura.