All posts by Saed Bannoura

12 Apr
9:33

Students Affairs Council of Palestinian Universities Condemns Israel’s Violations of Right to Education in Al-Quds University

This is a press release from the Deans of Students’ Affairs Council of Palestinian Universities, condemning the Israeli army’s continuous invasions into academics institutions, especially the latest invasion into the Al-Quds University on April 5, 2016. Deans of students’ Affairs Council of the Palestinian universities strongly condemns the Israeli Occupation Forces […]

08 Apr
11:01

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Nonviolent Protest In Bil’in

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, dozens of Palestinian, Israeli and international peace activists holding the weekly nonviolent protest in Bil’in village , near the central West Bank city of Ramallah. This week’s protest commemorates the 68th anniversary of Deir Yassin Mass acre. The Popular Committee Against the Wall and Settlements, in […]

Image from DCI
07 Apr
11:24

DCI: “Israeli Soldiers Abuse Children During Home Invasions, Arrests”

Defense for Child International – Palestine Branch has reported that Israeli soldiers are systematically abusing Palestinian children, especially during invasions of their homes and while abducting them. DCI said it documented many cases of abuse targeting Palestinian children after the soldiers stormed their families’ homes without any cause or justification, […]

07 Apr
9:54

Israeli Government To Approve Millions Of Dollars In Aid To West Bank Colonies

The Israeli Government, headed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, is set to approve more than 45 Million Israeli Shekels in aid to Jewish colonies, in the occupied West Bank, under the pretext of “helping families impacted by terrorism.” The government will be holding its weekly cabinet meeting this Sunday, and […]

07 Apr
8:47

Hebron; Israeli Soldiers Demolish An Under Construction Home, Trailer And A Well, Uproot Farmlands

The Israeli army invaded, on Wednesday evening, the town of Sammoa’, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, demolished an under-construction home, a trailer and a well, in addition to uprooting farmlands. The Palestinian New & Info Agency (WAFA) said the soldiers surrounded the area, and demolished the […]

07 Apr
8:02

Israeli Army Demolishes Residential Tents And Structures Near Nablus

Several Israeli military vehicles, and bulldozers, invaded on Thursday morning Beit Forik town, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolished residential structures and tents. One Palestinian was also injured in Nablus city. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli Settlements File in the northern […]

07 Apr
7:18

Israeli Soldiers Demolish Auto Body Shop, A Slaughter House Near Ramallah

Several Israeli military vehicles and bulldozers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the village of Ni’lin, west of Ramallah, and demolished an Auto Body shop and a slaughter house, east of the town. Mohammad Abdul-Qader Amira, the coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall and Colonies in Ni’lin, said the […]

07 Apr
7:04

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Five Palestinians, Including Two Women And One Child, In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday morning, several Palestinian homes in Jerusalem’s Old city, and searched them before kidnapping two women. The army also kidnapped three Palestinians, including a child and a woman, on Wednesday evening. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic), in Jerusalem, said the soldiers kidnapped Dalal […]

07 Apr
6:14

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Five Children Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, Wednesday, five Palestinian children, in Ni’lin town west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, after assaulting them. Media sources in Ni’lin said the soldiers violently attacked the five children, causing various cuts and bruises, before cuffing and blindfolding them, and took them to military base […]

06 Apr
11:12

Press Release: The 7th Annual Conference of “ Struggles for Freedom”

In the 7th Annual Conference of “ Struggles for Freedom”:A Comparative Approach Discusses Liberation Movements Resistance History Dimensions of the Palestinian, Indigenous and third world liberation struggles and resistance were marked in the 7th annual conference of “ Struggles for Freedom” organized by the Institute of Women’s Studies at Birzeit […]

06 Apr
5:49

Army Demolishes Slaughterhouse, And A Balcony, In Beit Sahour

Israeli soldiers invaded, Tuesday, Beit Sahour city, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and demolished a slaughter house, licensed and owned by the City Council, occupied a caravan in the al-Janab area, northeast of Beit Sahour, and demolished a balcony. The Beit Sahour Municipality said the slaughterhouse is owned […]

06 Apr
12:13

Israeli Extremists Invade Douma Village, Near Nablus

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a young man was injured, on Tuesday evening, after a number of fanatic Israeli colonists attempted to invade Douma village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli Settlements File in the northern part […]

05 Apr
8:54

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Eleven Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, various Palestinian areas in occupied Jerusalem, broke into and searched several homes, and kidnapped eleven Palestinians. The soldiers invaded the al-‘Eesawiyya town, in the center of Jerusalem, searched homes and kidnapped Abdul-Qader Dari, Mohammad Abu Ryala, and a child identified as Mohammad Abu […]

05 Apr
8:16

Army Kidnaps Seven Palestinians In Hebron

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the Israeli army invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, several Palestinian areas in the southern West bank district of Hebron, broke into and searched many homes and kidnapped seven Palestinians. The PPS said the soldiers kidnapped Mahmoud Hmeidat, from his home in Surif […]

Demolished home in Qabatia
04 Apr
10:28

Soldiers Demolish Three Palestinian Homes Near Jenin

April 4, 2016 10:28 AM Saed Bannoura Human rights, Jenin, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers, accompanied by several vehicles and bulldozers, invaded on Monday at dawn, Qabatia town, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and demolished homes of three Palestinians, who were killed in occupied Jerusalem, two months ago. Many Palestinians were injured by army fire, including two with live […]

Israeli soldier in front of jeep (File - Bethlehem News)
04 Apr
9:09

Israeli Army Kidnaps Three Palestinian Teenagers In Bethlehem

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Monday at dawn, Teqoua’ town and ‘Aida refugee camp, east and north of Bethlehem, searched homes and kidnapped three Palestinian teenagers.

Notice posted by Israeli army in Huwwara
04 Apr
12:10

Israeli Army Forces Stores To Shut Near Nablus

April 4, 2016 12:10 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

On Sunday, Israeli soldiers forced all stores on the main road in Huwwara town, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, to shut after Palestinians allegedly hurled stones at army vehicles and cars of Israeli colonizers living in illegal nearby colonies.

Al-boreij protest (File - Maan Images)
02 Apr
12:20

Israeli Army Injures Five Palestinians In Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Friday, at least five Palestinians in different parts of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said clashes took place after Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, opened fire on Palestinians protesting against the ongoing Israeli escalation. Medical sources stated that one Palestinian was shot with […]

Mohammad Abu Thaher, 20 (image from family)
01 Apr
12:24

Army Closes Investigation into ‘Nakba Day’ Killing of Palestinian Protester by Israeli Army in 2014

April 1, 2016 12:24 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

The Israeli army on Wednesday closed the investigation into the killing of a Palestinian teenager during Nakba Day protests in May of 2014, without filing an indictment against the soldiers responsible for shooting the youth to death. The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories (B’Tselem) said […]

Photo by: Frits Meyst
30 Mar
6:13

Walking Bethlehem

March 30, 2016 6:13 PM Saed Bannoura Palestinian Politics 0

Mentioning Bethlehem, the first thing that comes to mind is visiting the Church of the Nativity for a pilgrimage. If you take time to wander the streets of Bethlehem, you will discover so much more!

25 Mar
8:05

Elderly Man Injured In Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest in Kufur Qaddoum town, in the northern West Bank district of Qalqilia, and injured many Palestinians, including an elderly man who was shot in the head.The Popular Committee in Kufur Qaddoum said the soldiers invaded the town and fired many gas bombs […]

25 Mar
6:45

Israeli Soldiers Assault The Nonviolent Weekly Protests In Bil’in And Ni’lin

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Israeli Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing many to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation. Many were also injured in Ni’lin nearby village.The soldiers assaulted the locals, Israeli […]

24 Mar
2:23

Israeli Regional Construction Committee Approves “Kedem” Colonialist Project In Jerusalem

The Israeli “Regional Planning and Construction Council” approved, on Wednesday, the so-called “Kedem – City of David” colonialist project that would be undertaken at the main entrances of the Wadi Hilweh Palestinian neighborhood, in Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center, in Silwan (Silwanic), said […]

Abdullah Mohammad Ajlouni
19 Mar
8:09

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian In Hebron

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Saturday morning, a Palestinian teenager in the southern area of Hebron’s Old City, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, after he allegedly attempted to stab a soldier.

15 Mar
11:49

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

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

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

11 Mar
6:46

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Nonviolent Protest In Bil’in

Israeli soldiers assaulted, on Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and fired dozens of gas bombs, causing many to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.Dozens of locals, Israeli and international peace activists marched […]

04 Mar
7:49

Child Injured In Kafr Qaddoum As Israeli Soldiers Use Excessive Force

Israeli soldiers assaulted, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Wall and Colonies in Kafr Qaddoum town, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, wounding one child, while many residents suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.The Popular Committee in Kafr Qaddoum said the soldiers surrounded the village, and […]

04 Mar
6:58

Many Injured As Israeli Soldiers Assault The Weekly Nonviolent Protest In Bil’in

Israeli soldiers assaulted, Friday, dozens of Palestinian, Israeli and international peace activists, holding the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in the village of Bil’in, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah.The Popular Committee against the Wall in Bil’in said the soldiers used a drone to […]

04 Mar
5:31

DCI: ‘Israel Killed 41 Children Since October 1’

March 4, 2016 5:31 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Defense for Children International (DCI), Palestine Branch, has reported that Israeli soldiers have killed 41 children in the West Bank, Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, since the current uprising began in Palestine, on October 1, 2015. Sixteen of the slain children were killed this year. The IMEMC added the name […]

19 Feb
10:36

Video: “Abu Khalaf Was Executed After Soldiers Had Already Incapacitated Him”

February 19, 2016 10:36 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Qatar-based Al-Jazeera crew in occupied Jerusalem said they witnessed Friday’s fatal shooting of a young Palestinian man, who was first shot with two live rounds, followed by dozens more shots after he was already injured and bleeding on the ground.The Al-Jazeera crew said the Palestinian stood behind some Israeli […]

19 Feb
7:31

Many Injured In Bil’in’s Weekly Protest

February 19, 2016 7:31 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing dozens to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.The Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in said dozens of residents, Israeli […]

19 Feb
7:32

Video: 10 year old victim of Israeli/Egyptian Siege on Gaza

February 19, 2016 7:32 AM Saed Bannoura Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, News Report 0

The Israeli and Egyptian siege imposed on the impoverished and war-torn Gaza Strip on Thursday claimed the life of Marah Diab, 10, who suffered from kidney failure for the past six years. Marah was supposed to be transferred to a hospital outside of the coastal region, but for six years, […]

23 Jan
3:01

Child Killed in Jerusalem, Allegedly Attempted to Stab Armed Israeli Guard

Israeli sources reported Saturday, that an armed guard of “Anatot” settlement, north of occupied Jerusalem, shot dead a Palestinian child after she allegedly pulled a knife on him. The child has been identified as Roqayya Eid Abu Eid (al-Yattawi), 14, from the Palestinian town of ‘Anata, in the Jerusalem district. […]

20 Jan
10:03

Ed’eis: “My Son Did Not Kill The Settler, He Was Playing In Schoolyard”

January 20, 2016 10:03 AM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Abdullah Ed’eis, the father of Morad, aged 16, denied Israeli allegations that his son was behind the killing of a settler woman in Entail Israeli colony, and said that his son was playing in a school playground, at least 3 milometers away from the settlement, when the attack took place. […]

16 Jan
5:22

Israeli Soldiers Injure Four Palestinians In Bethlehem

January 16, 2016 5:22 AM Saed Bannoura Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, Friday, four Palestinians near the northern entrance of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and at the eastern entrance of Teqoua’ town, southeast of the city.Red Crescent medics said one Palestinian youth was shot with a live round, and was moved to the local clinic […]

16 Jan
4:52

Video: ‘Soldiers Attack The Weekly Protest In Kufur Qaddoum’

January 16, 2016 4:52 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Qalqilia 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly protest in Kufur Qaddoum village, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and fired live rounds, wounding one teen in his leg.Morad Eshteiwy, media spokesperson of the Popular Committee in Kufur Qaddoum, said dozens of soldiers and military vehicles, including a large bulldozer, […]

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 […]

10 Jan
4:31

Israeli Excavations Force Family To Leave Their Home In Silwan

January 10, 2016 4:31 AM Saed Bannoura Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The ongoing Israeli excavations under Palestinian homes in Wadi Hilweh, in Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem, forced a Palestinian family to leave their home after it became unsafe due to the excavations.Um Mahmoud Siyam said that she and her family, with the help of relatives, […]

01 Jan
1:43

Palestinian Dies Of Wounds Suffered Several Weeks Ago

January 1, 2016 1:43 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that a Palestinian man died, on Thursday night, of severe wounds suffered several weeks ago, after the soldiers invaded the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of Ramallah. The sources said that, three weeks ago, Shadi Ghbeish, 38 years of age, was repeatedly beaten by several […]

28 Dec
10:03

Soldiers Injure Dozens Of Palestinians Near Qalqilia

December 28, 2015 10:03 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Qalqilia 0

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Sunday at night, the town of ‘Azzoun, east of the northern West bank city of Qalqilia, clashed with local youths and injured dozens, including three with rubber-coated steel bullets. Monther Nazzal, head of the Emergency Unit of the Palestinian Red Crescent (PRC) in Qalqilia, […]

26 Dec
4:44

Child Injured In Kafr Qaddoum

December 26, 2015 4:44 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Qalqilia 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly protest against the Wall and Settlements, in Kafr Qaddoum, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, wounding one child, while many others suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.The Popular Committee in Kafr Qaddoum said dozens of soldiers surrounded the town before […]

26 Dec
12:05

Many Palestinians, International Activists, Suffer Effects Of Teargas Inhalation In Bil’in

December 26, 2015 12:05 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

The Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, has reported, Friday, that Israeli soldiers attacked the weekly nonviolent protest, causing many, including those dressed like Santa, to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.The protesters marched from the center of […]

24 Dec
2:49

Israeli Medic: “We Don’t Provide Treatment To Wounded Palestinians”

December 24, 2015 2:49 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, Israel, News Report 0

An Israeli medic said on his Twitter page Thursday that field medical crews do not provide treatment to what he called “terrorists”, and stated that, in Hebron, he provided treatment to wounded Israelis “but I did not provide any treatment to the terrorist although he suffered more serious wounds.” The […]

21 Dec
3:37

Greece To Officially Recognize Palestinian State

December 21, 2015 3:37 PM Saed Bannoura Diplomacy, International, News Report 0

The government of Greece has announced that it will officially recognize the Palestinian state in a parliament session on Tuesday that will include the participation of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. President Abbas started an official visit to Greece, Sunday, in preparation for the official vote and recognition of the State […]

19 Dec
2:30

Palestinian killed in village near Ramallah; third Palestinian killed on Friday

December 19, 2015 2:30 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

A 33-year old man died Friday of wounds sustained earlier in the day during an Israeli military invasion into the town of Sinjel, near Ramallah.The man, identified as Nash’at ‘Asfour, was shot in the chest and critically wounded by invading Israeli military forces, who shot him at close range with […]

18 Dec
6:44

Updated: Five Injured In Ni’lin Weekly Nonviolent Protest

December 18, 2015 6:44 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the illegal Israeli Annexation Wall and settlements, in Ni’lin village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, wounding five, while dozens suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.The Popular Committee in Ni’lin said the soldiers fired rubber-coated metal bullets, and […]

18 Dec
6:21

Soldiers Attack The Weekly Nonviolent Protest In Bil’in

December 18, 2015 6:21 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

The Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements, in Bil’in village, in the central West Bank district of Ramallah, has reported that Israeli soldiers used excessive force against the weekly nonviolent protest, and fired dozens of gas bombs.The committee said the weekly protest started from the center of the village, […]

05 Dec
3:34

Army Injures Four Palestinians In Bil’in

December 5, 2015 3:34 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Wall and Settlements, in Bil’in village, in the central West Bank district of Ramallah, wounding four, including one who suffered a head injury.Medical sources said the soldiers shot one Palestinian with a sponge-tipped bullet in the head, before medics moved […]

05 Dec
1:34

Soldiers Attack Kafr Qaddoum Weekly Protest, At Least 46 Injured In Qalqilia

December 5, 2015 1:34 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Tulkarem 0

Israeli soldiers attacked Friday, the weekly protest in Kafr Qaddoum village, in the northern West Bank district of Qalqilia, causing scores of residents to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation. At least 46 Palestinians injured, and 198 suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation, in Qalqilia city.Local sources in […]

27 Nov
2:28

Armed Paramilitary Settler Kills A Palestinian Near Jerusalem

November 27, 2015 2:28 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

On Friday, an armed Israeli paramilitary settler shot dead a young Palestinian man, identified as Fadi Mohammad Mahmoud Khseib, 25. The slain Palestinian is the brother of Shadi Khseib, who was killed by a paramilitary Israeli settler five days ago. Israeli sources said the incident took place near the bus […]

26 Nov
1:31

100th Palestinian killed by Israeli troops since Oct. 1st: 21 year old shot during protest

November 26, 2015 1:31 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the town of Qotna, northeast of occupied Jerusalem, early Thursday morning, shooting and killing one Palestinian, in addition to kidnapping and wounding many residents.The Palestinian Health Ministry reported that the soldiers killed Yahya Yosri Taha, 21 years of age, with one live round in the […]

26 Nov
5:51

Palestinian Child Dies of Wounds Suffered Two Weeks Ago In Ramallah

November 26, 2015 5:51 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported, Wednesday, that a child died of serious wounds he suffered, two weeks ago, after Israeli soldiers shot him in the heart, in a town near the central West Bank city of Ramallah.The Ministry said Ibrahim Abdul-Halim Daoud, 16, underwent several surgeries at the Palestine […]

21 Nov
1:09

Soldiers Storm “Hebron Radio” Shut It Down, Confiscate Equipment

November 21, 2015 1:09 PM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday at dawn, the Hebron Radio in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, confiscated its equipment and ordered it shut for six months.Media sources in Hebron said several Israeli military vehicles, and jeeps, invaded the Department of Motor Vehicles Street, after completely isolating the area, […]

21 Nov
5:14

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Nonviolent Protest In Bil’in

November 21, 2015 5:14 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, wounding four persons. The army also invaded Silwad town, east of Ramallah, and Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron.The protesters, accompanied by Israeli and international peace […]

21 Nov
4:38

Soldiers Attack The Weekly Protest In Kufur Qaddoum

November 21, 2015 4:38 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Qalqilia 0

Israeli soldiers assaulted, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest in Kufur Qaddoum town, in the northern West Bank district of Qalqilia, after invading it.The Popular Committee in Kufur Qaddoum said the soldiers surrounded the town, while sharpshooters topped a number of homes, preventing the protesters from marching towards their orchards and […]

21 Nov
4:14

Health Ministry: ‘233 Palestinians Injured On Friday, 118 Of Them With Live Fire’

November 21, 2015 4:14 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that 233 Palestinians were injured by Israeli army fire, on Friday, including 118 who were shot with live army fire, in different parts of the occupied West Bank and the Gaza Strip.The Ministry stated that 118 Palestinians were shot with live Israeli army fire, […]

20 Nov
1:48

Health Ministry: 91 Palestinians, Including 18 Children, Killed By Israeli Fire Since October 1

November 20, 2015 1:48 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli fire since October 1 has reached 91, including 18 children and four women. More than 10,000 Palestinians were injured, including at least 1458 who were shot with live army fire, and 1070 shot with rubber-coated steel […]

20 Nov
12:59

Israel Agrees To Allow Palestinian Telecommunication Companies Access To 3G

November 20, 2015 12:59 PM Saed Bannoura Miscellaneous, News Report, Palestine 0

The Israeli Authorities agreed, on Thursday, to release the 3G frequencies and equipment that Tel Aviv has been holding for many years, thus allowing the Palestinian telecommunication companies to provide residents with 3G services.Israel had been denying the Palestinians access to 3G technologies for what it called “security issues”, saying […]

20 Nov
9:22

Military Roadblocks? We Have An App For That!

November 20, 2015 9:22 AM Saed Bannoura Human Interest, Miscellaneous, Palestine 0

Palestinian developers have managed to create two new digital applications to be used on smart phones, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, in order to alert the public about the conditions at the numerous Israeli military roadblocks scattered along the occupied territories. The new apps, known as “Azmeh”, […]

18 Nov
2:01

Health Ministry: ’89 Palestinians Killed, 10.000 Injured Since October 1′

November 18, 2015 2:01 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

On Tuesday, the Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that, following the death of a Mohammad Monir Hasan Saleh, 24, 24, from Ramallah, the number of Palestinians, killed by Israeli fire since October 1st, has arrived to 89, including 18 children and four women, and that 10.000 Palestinians have been injured.In […]

16 Nov
11:34

Army Kills Two Palestinians, Injures 34 And Demolishes a Home in Qalandia

November 16, 2015 11:34 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the Qalandia refugee camp, north of occupied Jerusalem. The troops killed two Palestinians during clashes with resistance fighters, wounded 34, and demolished one home. The soldiers exchanged fire with armed resistance fighters during their invasion of the refugee camp, killing two […]

14 Nov
4:30

Three Palestinians Killed, 154 Injured, On Friday

November 14, 2015 4:30 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that Israeli soldiers shot and killed three Palestinians, on Friday, and wounded at least 154 others, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and the Gaza Strip. The Ministry stated that the soldiers shot and killed Mahmoud Mohammad Issa Shalalda, 22, from Sa’ir […]

14 Nov
2:17

Many Palestinians Injured In Kufur Qaddoum

November 14, 2015 2:17 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Qalqilia 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest in Kufur Qaddoum village, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, causing scores of residents to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.The Popular Committee in Kufur Qaddoum, said the soldiers fired dozens of gas bombs on the protesters, and a […]

14 Nov
1:54

Soldiers Assault Nonviolent Protesters In Jerusalem

November 14, 2015 1:54 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources in Jerusalem have reported Friday that Israeli soldiers assaulted dozens of nonviolent protesters marching in Jabal al-Mokabber, in occupied Jerusalem, causing dozens to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation. The Palestinians marched demanding Israel to transfer the bodies of eleven slain Palestinians.The Palestinians are also demanding […]

14 Nov
1:13

Soldiers Attack Weekly Protest in Bil’in, Kidnap 3 Internationals, One Palestinian

November 14, 2015 1:13 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers on Friday assaulted the weekly nonviolent protest against the Apartheid Wall and illegal Israeli colonies, in Bil’in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, kidnapped three international activists and one Palestinian. Code Pink has reported that the army kidnapped Ariel Gold, from New York, during […]

12 Nov
11:31

ISIS – Israeli Style, In Knesset Too

November 12, 2015 11:31 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Opinion/Analysis, Palestine 0

New photos recently emerged, and were also published by Israeli TV Channel 2, of Israeli soldiers — mostly masked — expressing their support to the “Lehava” Israeli terrorist organization, largely ignored by western corporate media agencies, especially in the United States, while explicitly calling for the killing of Palestinians. They […]

12 Nov
12:52

Video: Undercover Israeli Soldiers Kill a Palestinian in Hebron Hospital

November 12, 2015 12:52 PM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Undercover soldiers of the Israeli military invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the al-Ahli hospital in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, where they assassinated one Palestinian and kidnapped his seriously wounded cousin. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers killed Abdullah Azzam Shalalda, 28 years of age, from Sa’ir town near Hebron, […]

10 Nov
9:32

Israel Approves Plan to ‘Legalize’ Colonial Outposts and Construct Thousands More Units

November 10, 2015 9:32 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli Settlement, News Report, Ramallah 0

In yet another decision that violates International Law and the Fourth Geneva Convention, the Higher Construction and Planning Committee of the Israeli ‘Civil Administration Office’ has approved a construction plan to ‘legalize’ two colonial outposts in Ramallah, in addition to building 2200 more units. The Israeli plan includes the approval […]

09 Nov
5:38

Israeli Soldiers Invade Al-Makassed Hospital In Jerusalem, For Fifth Time In One Month

November 9, 2015 5:38 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday morning, the al-Makassed Hospital in the at-Tour town, in occupied Jerusalem, and searched admission records, looking for the name of a wounded child. The invasion is the fifth since October 10.The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) said dozens of undercover soldiers, uniformed troops […]

07 Nov
12:56

At least Seven Palestinians Injured In Bethlehem, One Seriously

November 7, 2015 12:56 AM Saed Bannoura Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Friday, seven Palestinians in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, including a young man who suffered a serious injury in the neck.Medical sources said that resident Jamil Ba’abeesh, 21 years of age, was shot in the neck, and was instantly moved to surgery in […]

07 Nov
12:18

Health Ministry: ’78 Palestinians, Including 17 Children And Three Women Killed Since October 1′

November 7, 2015 12:18 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

Following the Friday deadly shooting of a young Palestinian man in the Gaza Strip, and a woman in the West Bank, the Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that the number of slain Palestinians since October 1st, has arrived to 78, including 17 children and three women, while more than 2513 […]

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
6:57

Soldiers Cause Excessive Property Damage To Homes In Silwad

November 5, 2015 6:57 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

A large Israeli military force invaded, on Thursday morning, the town of Silwad, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, stormed and violently searched homes, and interrogated the families.The soldiers invaded the homes of Fares Hamed, Kheirallah Hamed, Sami Warda, Nazeeha wards, Saleh Hamad, and ransacked them during […]

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 […]

05 Nov
4:09

Children’s Section Of Ofer Israeli Prison Overcrowded

November 5, 2015 4:09 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Representative of Detained Palestinian children in Ofer Israeli prison, Abdul-Fattah Doula, said the Israeli army has transferred more than 138 children to the detention center in October, and that 48 of the kidnapped children have been beaten and tortured by the soldiers and interrogators.Doula added that six of the imprisoned […]

30 Oct
11:24

Video: Israeli Military Attacks Against Al-Makassed Hospital Continue; Gas Bombs Fired

October 30, 2015 11:24 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Jerusalem Legal Aid Center has reported, Thursday, that Israeli soldiers continued their invasions and violations, targeting the Al-Makassed Islamic Charitable Society Hospital, in the occupied city, and said the soldiers even fired gas bombs inside hospital grounds. The Thursday invasion is the third consecutive attack.The Center sent an urgent […]

30 Oct
6:45

VIDEO: Soldiers Invade ‘Aida Refugee, Use Loud Speakers Threatening “To Kill Everybody”

October 30, 2015 6:45 AM Saed Bannoura Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at night, the ‘Aida refugee camp, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and clashed with local youths, before one of the soldiers used the loud speakers of his vehicle to threaten the residents in Arabic, telling them ‘we will gas you all, until you […]

29 Oct
7:56

Israel Admits Wounded Young Palestinian Woman In Affoula Did Not Attempt A Stabbing Attack

October 29, 2015 7:56 AM Saed Bannoura Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli Prosecutor’s Office stated, Wednesday, that the young Palestinian woman who was shot and wounded in Affoula (near Nazareth), on October 10, did not intend to carry out a stabbing attack. Israeli Channel 2 said that the investigation revealed that young woman, Israa’ ‘Aabed never intended to carry out […]

26 Oct
11:47

Video: 21-year old Remains Hospitalized, Requires Extensive Rehabilitation

October 26, 2015 11:47 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

The Sept. 7 video of undercover Israeli forces posing as Palestinians, then turning and shooting Mohammad Othman Ziyada with many live rounds went viral across the internet, social websites and news agencies. Now, a month and a half later, the 21-year old Palestinian remains in the Palestine Medical Center in […]

22 Oct
7:25

Soldiers Kill Jewish Man After “Mistaking His Nationality,’ Palestinian Killed In Separate Incident

October 22, 2015 7:25 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli sources have reported that a Jewish man was shot and killed in Jerusalem, late Wednesday night, by Israeli soldiers who mistook his nationality, believing he was “a Palestinian attacker.” Soldiers also shot a Palestinian dead in Jerusalem; the army claimed he stabbed a soldier. Israeli Ynet News said the […]

11 Oct
11:19

13-year old Palestinian Dies Of Serious Wounds Inflicted by Israeli Military

October 11, 2015 11:19 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry reported on Sunday evening that a child from the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, died of serious wounds he suffered earlier in the day, after Israeli soldiers shot him, close to Beit El settlement, northeast of al-Biereh in the central West Bank district of Ramallah. The Ministry said […]

01 Oct
4:20

PPS: ‘Soldiers Kidnapped 562 Palestinians in September’

October 1, 2015 4:20 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped 562 Palestinians, including dozens of children, mainly in occupied Jerusalem, in September.The PPS said the soldiers kidnapped 294 Palestinians, mainly children, in Jerusalem, and that most of them were taken prisoner after Israeli extremists, and soldiers, intensified their invasions […]

26 Sep
5:53

Two Injured, Dozens Suffer Effects Of Teargas Inhalation in Bil’in

September 26, 2015 5:53 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers assaulted, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and illegal Israeli settlements, in Bil’in village west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, wounding two residents, while dozens suffered the effects of teargas inhalation.The Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in has reported […]

18 Sep
6:56

Dozens Of Injuries As The Army Attacks Weekly Protest In Bil’in

September 18, 2015 6:56 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

The Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, has reported that Israeli soldiers used excessive force against Palestinian, Israeli and international peace activists during the weekly nonviolent protest.The committee said the protest this week also comes in condemnation of […]

11 Sep
8:16

Four Injured By Army Fire In Kufur Qaddoum

September 11, 2015 8:16 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, Qalqilia 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported, Friday, that four young men were wounded, one moderately, after Israeli soldiers assaulted the weekly protest in Kufur Qaddoum, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia.The protesters marched demanding the army to reopen the main village road that was blocked 13 years ago in […]

11 Sep
7:30

Many Nonviolent Protesters Injured In Bil’in

September 11, 2015 7:30 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers assaulted, on Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the illegal Israeli Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, leading to scores of injuries.Dozens of Palestinians, along with Israeli and International peace activists, marched from the center of the village, heading […]

07 Sep
8:07

Reham Dawabsha, Burn Victim from Israeli Arson Attack, Dies Of Her Wounds

September 7, 2015 8:07 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli media sources have reported that Reham Dawabsha died of her serious wounds, shortly after midnight on Sunday night, after a deterioration in her health condition, despite a slight improvement earlier in the day. Her child was burnt to death in the attack, her husband died of his wounds later, […]

06 Sep
11:10

Peaceful Activism In Palestine: They Tried To Kill Me

September 6, 2015 11:10 AM Saed Bannoura Human Interest, Israeli attacks, Ramallah 0

Friday 28th August afternoon we went to our weekly demonstration, against the theft of our land and apartheid wall, in Bil’in. We have been doing this non-violent demonstration for 10 years.As usual the soldiers were waiting for us in front of our village but this time from the start of […]

05 Sep
9:05

Soldiers Attack Weekly Protest In Bil’in

September 5, 2015 9:05 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

On Friday, Israeli soldiers attacked the weekly nonviolent protest against the Wall and Settlements, in Bil’in village, in the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing several injuries.Coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in, Abdullah Abu Rahma, said the soldiers assaulted the nonviolent protesters, as […]

05 Sep
8:44

Video: ‘Army Attacks Weekly Nonviolent Protest In Nabi Saleh’

September 5, 2015 8:44 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers used excessive force against nonviolent protesters at the weekly protest against the Wall and settlements, in Nabi Saleh village near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, wounding many, and detaining five, including the lead news anchor of Palestine TV. Scores of protesters suffered the effects of tear […]

27 Aug
2:32

Five Administrative Detainees Continue Hunger Strike For Eighth Day

August 27, 2015 2:32 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported, Thursday, that five Palestinian detainees, held by Israel under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders in the Negev, are ongoing with their hunger strike for the eighth consecutive day.The PPS said the detainees are journalist Nidal Abu ‘Aker, 48, Shadi Ma’ali, 39, Ghassan Zawahiri, 32, […]

22 Aug
2:48

Four Palestinian children, including 6-year old, Injured in Kufur Qaddoum protest march

Palestinian medical sources have reported that four residents were injured Friday, after Israeli soldiers attacked the weekly nonviolent protest in Kufur Qaddoum town, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia. The protesters, accompanied by international activists, marched through the village, demanding that Israel open the main village road that […]

18 Aug
9:41

‘Allan wakes from coma; 250 Palestinian prisoners join open-ended hunger strike

August 18, 2015 9:41 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

Palestinian lawyer/political prisoner Mohammed ‘Allan entered his 64th day of hunger strike Tuesday after waking from a four-day coma, and pledged to continue the open-ended strike until death if necessary. 250 Palestinians who are being held without charges by Israeli authorities in a prison camp in the Negev desert have […]

16 Aug
8:20

Many Injured As Army Attacks Solidarity Protest With Hunger-Striking Prisoner ‘Allan

Dozens of Palestinians suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation, Saturday, after Israeli soldiers assaulted hundreds of residents marching in solidarity with hunger striking detainee Mohammad ‘Allan, in Kufur Qaddoum, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia.Morad Eshteiwy, coordinator of the Popular Struggle Committee, said hundreds of Palestinians marched […]

12 Aug
7:57

New Illegal Colony Planned In Silwan, In Occupied Jerusalem

Palestinian researcher in settlement affairs, Ahmad Sob Laban, has reported that the Israeli colonization organization “Ateret Cohanim”, based in the Muslim Quarter in occupied Jerusalem, has presented a construction plan to the Jerusalem City Council, in preparation to build a new illegal colony near Bet Yonatan colony, in Silwan town, […]

10 Aug
10:43

MK Tibi: “Barzilai Hospital Will Not Force-Feed ‘Allan”

August 10, 2015 10:43 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

An Arab Member of Israeli Knesset, Dr. Ahmad Tibi, said the administration of Barzilai Hospital will not force-feed hunger striking detainee Mohammad ‘Allan, since force-feeding prisoners is a violation of medical ethics. Dr. Tibi, of the Joint Arab List, said he phoned the head of Barzilai Hospital, Dr. Hezi Levy, […]

08 Aug
2:15

Israel to Force-Feed Hunger Striking Detainee Beginning Saturday Evening

August 8, 2015 2:15 AM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The Head of the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee, Issa Qaraqe’, reported,on Friday evening, that the Israeli Prison Administration will begin force-feeding hunger striking detainee, lawyer Mohammad ‘Allan, who started his hunger strike fifty four days ago. Qaraqe’ said that ‘Allan is in a very serious health condition, but despite that fact, […]

01 Aug
4:15

Ahrar: ‘Seven Palestinians Killed In July’

August 1, 2015 4:15 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

The Ahrar Center for Detainees’ Studies and Human Rights has reported that Israeli soldiers have killed six Palestinians in the occupied territories, and kidnapped 316, while Israeli fanatics have killed a Palestinian baby, in July.Ahrar said the army carried out the majority of abductions in occupied Jerusalem, where they have […]

31 Jul
7:38

Many Injured As Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Protest In Bil’in

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and settlements, in Bil’in village near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing scores of injuries.The Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements In Bil’in has reported that the soldiers fired dozens of gas bombs, concussion grenades […]

29 Jul
2:44

Soldiers Demolish Several Palestinian Buildings in Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded the Beit Hanina neighborhood, north of occupied Jerusalem, and demolished a print shop, a carpentry workshop, a wedding hall and a warehouse, all located on an area measuring six and a half Dunams (1.6 Acres.)The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan has reported that the demolitions took […]