Category Archives: Nablus

20 Apr
6:24

Army Seriously Injures A Palestinian In Northern West Bank

April 20, 2019 6:24 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and seriously injured a Palestinian, Saturday, at Zaā€™tara military roadblock, in northern West Bank, after he reportedly attempted to stab a soldier. Israeli sources said the soldiers shot the young man, who remained unidentified at the time of this report, and seriously wounded him. Israeli Ynet News […]

18 Apr
11:58

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Nineteen Palestinians In West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted overnight and on Thursday at dawn, nineteen Palestinians, including one woman and two children, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded and ransacked dozens of homes across the West Bank, including […]

16 Apr
3:52

B’Tselem Probe: Israeli Army Erased Footage of Palestinian’s Murder

An investigation, released by Israeli human rights group B’Tselem, revealed that Israeli forces destroyed evidence related to the murder of Abdel Fattah, who was executed by extremist settlers, earlier this month, in the northern occupied West Bank, and that this propagated a misleading version of events. Israeli troops claimed, at […]

16 Apr
3:42

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Twelve Palestinians In West Bankā€

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, twelve Palestinians, including children, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. The PPS office in Jerusalem said the soldiers searched many homes, and abducted five Palestinians, identified as Mohammad Maā€™moun Mheisin, 15, Mohannad Maā€™moun Abu ā€˜Assab, 15, […]

16 Apr
3:01

Settlers Attack Palestinian Family in West Bank (VIDEO)

Masked Israeli settlers have been caught on camera attacking a Palestinian family in the occupied West Bank, with rocks. Israeli human rights organization Yesh Din said that a group of masked settlers, from Yitzhar settlement, attacked a family in the neighboring Palestinian village of Urif, south of Nablus, with stones, […]

14 Apr
1:06

Army Injures Dozens Of Schoolchildren Near Nablus

April 14, 2019 1:06 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers caused, Sunday, dozens of Palestinian schoolchildren to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation in a school in Orif village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources said the soldiers invaded the village, before storming the local high school, and fired a barrage of […]

13 Apr
11:21

Army Shoots A Palestinian Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers shot, on Saturday at dawn, a young Palestinian man in Burin village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, after dozens of illegal colonists invaded it. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors Israelā€™s illegal colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said many colonists invaded the […]

11 Apr
1:40

Army Injures Several Palestinians Near Nablus

April 11, 2019 1:40 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, Thursday, Sebastia town, north of Nablus in northern West Bank, and caused many Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. The head of Sebastia Town Council, Mohammad Azem, told the WAFA Palestinian News Agency that the soldiers invaded the archeological area of the town, […]

11 Apr
1:04

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Fourteen Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, Thursday, at least fourteen Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank, and continued the closure imposed on Azzoun town, near Qalqilia, for the fourteenth day, the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched many homes in Ramallah governorate, […]

09 Apr
12:27

Abbasā€™ Security Forces Assault Student from Al-Najah University

A group of human rights organizations have condemned the recent attack on student Musa Dweikat, and his abduction, in front of the campus of An-Najah University, by members of Palestinian intelligence, and calls for an end to similar cases of kidnapping off Ā the streets and arbitrary arrests. The Association of […]

05 Apr
11:44

One Palestinian Injured at Weekly Kafr Qaddoum March

Israeli forces attacked peaceful protestors in the village of Kafr Qaddoum in the Qalqilia district Friday, Ma’an News Agency reported. One Palestinian youth was shot and injured by Israeli forces, with a rubber-coated metal bullet during the attack on peaceful protestors. Morad Eshteiwi, the coordinator of the ‘Popular Resistance Committee’, […]

05 Apr
1:24

Army Injures Several Palestinians Near Nablus

Many Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Thursday evening, Sebastia town, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and attacked protesters, causing many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, in addition to assaulting several residents. Mohammad ā€˜Azem, the head of Sebastia Town Council, said the soldiers fired many […]

04 Apr
2:57

Illegal Colonists Bulldoze Palestinian Lands Near Nablus And Jenin

Groups of illegal Israeli colonists invaded, on Thursday morning, Palestinian lands in Burin village, south of Nablus, and Yaā€™bad town, south of Jenin, in northern West Bank, before bulldozing them and uprooting trees to expand their outposts. Media sources in Nablus said dozens of colonists brought bulldozers and other machinery […]

04 Apr
12:58

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, and confiscated cash. The army also claimed to find weapons in some homes. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded and violently searched dozens of homes, […]

03 Apr
1:16

PA Foreign Ministry: ā€œSettlersā€™ Terror, An Integral Part Of Israelā€™s State-Sponsored Terrorismā€

The Palestinian Foreign Ministry issued a statement, Wednesday, condemning the dangerously escalating Israeli violations and crimes, including the killing of a Palestinian near Nablus by an armed illegal colonist, and said that the ā€œterrorist attacks carried out by the colonists are an integral part of Israelā€™s ongoing illegal occupation of […]

03 Apr
10:08

One Palestinian Killed, Another Wounded, in Attack by Israeli Settler Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers have reported that a Palestinian was killed, and another injured, when an Israeli settler opened fire on them near Beita town, south of Nablus. The Palestinian who was killed was identified as Mohammad Abdul-Monā€™em Abdel-Fattah, 23, from Khirbet Qeis village in the Salfit district, in the northern West […]

30 Mar
2:40

Army Injures Many Palestinians Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers resorted, Saturday, to the excessive use of force against nonviolent protesters marching in condemnation of the ongoing Israeli violations against medics, near Huwwara roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The soldiers fired a barrage of gas bombs and concussion grenades at the protesters, causing […]

30 Mar
12:41

Israeli Forces Attack West Bank Protests

Palestinians across the West Bank on Friday took part in non-violent action to commemorate the 43rd anniversary Land Day, and in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, Maan News Agency reported. Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum in the northern West Bank have staged weekly peaceful protests since 2011 to object […]

29 Mar
12:53

Illegal Israeli Colonists Cut Dozens Of Trees Near Nablus

A group of fanatic illegal Israeli colonialist settlers cut, Friday, dozens of Palestinian olive trees in Burin village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources said the assailants came from Yitzhar illegal colony, which was built on privately-owned Palestinian lands. They added that the colonists cut […]

28 Mar
12:42

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 19 Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, at least nineteen Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded and ransacked dozens of homes across the West Bank, and interrogated dozens of Palestinians […]

25 Mar
3:59

Settlers Attack Palestinian Cars with Stones near Nablus

Israeli settlers, on Sunday, attacked Palestinian-registered vehicles passing near the village of Jit, south of Nablus, with stones , in the occupied West Bank, said WAFA correspondence. Dozens of settlers gathered near the village and proceeded to attack Palestinian cars with stones, causing damages to two cars. No injuries were […]

24 Mar
9:28

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twelve Palestinians In West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers, abducted on Sunday at dawn at least twelve Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers stormed and violently searched dozens of homes across the West Bank and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting […]

22 Mar
5:50

Settlers Attack Palestinian Village near Nablus

Jewish settlers went on a rampage in a Palestinian village in the north of the occupied West Bank, today, prompting local residents to come out to defend their village, according to a local official. Ghassan Daghlas, an official with the anti-settlement commission, said that a group from the illegal settlement […]

21 Mar
4:43

Updated: “Army Kills Two Palestinians In Nablus”

Israeli forces shot dead two Palestinian youth before an Israeli army bulldozer proceeded to climb over and crush the vehicle they were in,Ā  during confrontations which broke out near Josephā€™s Tomb, in Nablus city, northern occupied West Bank, on Wednesday morning. The two were identified as Raā€™ed Hashem Hamdan, 21, […]

21 Mar
12:35

Israeli Colonists Attack A Palestinian Home in Nablus

A group of extremist illegal Israeli colonialist setters attacked, on Wednesday at night, a Palestinian home at the entrance of Burqa village, northwest of Nablus, in northern West Bank. The colonists attacked the home, owned by Mahmoud Hajja, causing damage to the property and to his car, parked in front […]

20 Mar
12:23

Army Kills Two Palestinians In Nablus

March 20, 2019 12:23 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers killed, early on Wednesday at dawn, two young Palestinian men in the al-Ghawi area, in Amman street, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources said the two Palestinians, Raā€™ed Hashem Hamdan, 21, and Zeid Emad Nouri, 20, were killed after the soldiers, who were […]

18 Mar
11:53

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eight Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, eight Palestinians, including one lawyer and one child, from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem, said the soldiers invaded and searched homes in […]

17 Mar
10:05

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, two young Palestinian men in Jenin refugee camp, in the northern West Bank governorate of Jenin. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Saleh Adel Bani Gharra and Ahmad Ibrahim Abu Ragha, after stopping them at a roadblock, east of Jenin. They added that […]

14 Mar
8:19

Settlers Assault Farmers in Burin

A horde of extremist Jewish settlers, on Monday afternoon, attacked Palestinian farmers in Burin town, to the south of Nablus, as they were working their lands. Burin mayor Yahiya Qadous said that more than 25 settlers, from the illegal settlement of Yitzhar, brutalized a group of farmers as they were […]

12 Mar
1:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, late on Monday at night and on Tuesday at dawn, eleven Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The Israeli army said its soldiers located three weapons in an area in Nablus, in northern […]

11 Mar
9:24

Illegal Colonists Attack Palestinian Cars Near Nablus

A group of fanatic illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked, on Sunday at night, many Palestinian cars near the former Homesh colony, north of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors Israelā€™s colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said the Israeli […]

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 […]

07 Mar
9:27

Soldiers Demolish A home Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the village of Burqa, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolished a two-story home. Media sources said the soldiers, accompanied by bulldozers, invaded the al-Masā€™udiyya area in Burqa village, and demolished the home of Moshir Suleiman Saif. Ghassan Daghlas, […]

06 Mar
11:50

PPS: ā€œIsraeli soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, ten Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers searched homes, before abducting Mohammad Adel Asakra, Laith al-Masri and Mousa al-ā€˜Ajouri, 31, from Bethlehem governorate, south of occupied Jerusalem, […]

06 Mar
7:49

Extremist Israeli Settlers Attack High School Near Nablus

A group of extremist illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked, Tuesday, Palestinian High School students and teachers, in the northern occupied West Bank, according to WAFA. The attack took place in Orif village, near the illegal Israeli Yitzar colony,Ā  south of the West Bank city of Nablus. Adel al-Amer, a member […]

01 Mar
8:35

Israeli Soldiers Injure A Palestinian In Balata

Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, a young Palestinian man with a rubber-coated steel bullet in Balata refugee camp, in Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, after several army jeeps invaded it. Media sources said the soldiers shot the young man, 27, with a rubber-coated steel bullet in […]

28 Feb
6:11

Nablus-area Road Sealed Off by Israeli Forces

February 28, 2019 6:11 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli forces sealed off a road in southern Nablus City, in the northern occupied West Bank, on Wednesday. Activist Youssef Deiriyeh told Ma’an News Agency that Israeli forces completely sealed off the Wadi al-Radem road, with dirt mounds, for the fifth time in a row. Deiriyeh pointed out that the […]

27 Feb
3:16

Farmers Prevented from Tending their Lands South of Nablus

Israeli forces, today, prevented Palestinians from farming their lands in Jaloud village, to the south of Nablus, in the north of the West Bank, said a local official. Ghassan Daghlas, an official who monitors settlement activities in the northern West Bank, said that Israeli soldiers prevented farmers of Jaloud from […]

26 Feb
8:12

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty-Two Palestinians In the West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and on Tuesday, at least twenty-two Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has confirmed. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded and ransacked dozens of homes across the West Bank and interrogated many Palestinians while […]

21 Feb
2:32

Israeli Colonists Attack A School Near Nablus

A group of illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked, Thursday, Orif Secondary School, in Orif village, south of Nablus, in northern West Bank. Adel al-ā€˜Amer, the secretary of Orif Village Council, told the Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) that the colonists attacked the school just as the students were leaving […]

21 Feb
12:56

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 21 Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Thursday, twenty-one Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded and violently searched dozens of homes across the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and interrogated many Palestinians […]

20 Feb
2:52

PPS: ā€œArmy Abducts Eighteen Palestinians In West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, eighteen Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded and ransacked homes in the al-ā€˜Isawiya town, in Jerusalem, and abducted Hamad Shalabi, Majd Marwan […]

20 Feb
11:45

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Tulkarem And Nablus

February 20, 2019 11:45 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, two young Palestinian men, including a former political prisoner, from their homes in Tulkarem and Nablus, in northern West Bank, after invading their homes and searching them. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Thaā€™er Rafeā€™ Ekbariya, from his home in Shweika area, north of Tulkarem. The […]

20 Feb
9:28

Israeli Soldiers Injure Ten Palestinians In Nablus

Dozens of Israeli soldiers, accompanying several colonialist settlersā€™ buses, invaded the northern West Bank city of Nablus, at dawn Wednesday, heading to ā€œJosephā€™s Tombā€ area, before the soldiers attacked dozens of Palestinian protesters, wounding at least ten. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers invaded the eastern area of the […]

19 Feb
3:18

Bulldozers Raze Burin Farmland for Settlement Expansion

Israeli military bulldozers, today, razed a large tract of Palestinian farmland belonging to Burin village, south of Nablus, said a local activist, according to WAFA. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement construction activities in the northern West Bank, said that Israeli forces razed a large tract of farmland cultivated with almond […]

19 Feb
3:05

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian Near Bethlehem

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Monday at night, the town of Teqouaā€™, southeast of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, searched homes and abducted a young man. Media sources in Bethlehem said the soldiers invaded the town from several directions, before storming and ransacking homes. They added that the […]

18 Feb
2:39

Israeli Soldiers Bulldoze Palestinian Lands In Nablus And Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers bulldozed, Monday, large areas of Palestinian lands in the northern West Bank governorates of Nablus and Qalqilia, in order to expand illegal colonies, built on private lands. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian Authority official who monitors Israelā€™s illegal colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded hundreds […]

16 Feb
5:57

Bulldozers Raze Lands Near Nablus

Israeli occupation forces, on Friday, razed a Palestinian-owned agricultural land in the village of Urif, south of Nablus, in the occupied West Bank, local sources said. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors settlement activities in the area, told WAFA that Israeli forces accompanied by bulldozers proceeded to raze an […]

15 Feb
8:32

Israeli Soldiers Injure Four Palestinians, One Seriously, Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, four Palestinians, including one who suffered life-threatening wounds, after dozens of residents held Friday prayers on lands Israel intends to illegally confiscate for its colonialist and military activities, in Orif village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources in Nablus said the […]

15 Feb
5:44

Colonial Settlers Attack Nablus-area Village with Stones

Extremist Israeli settlers attacked, on Thursday, the homes of Palestinians in the village of Asira al-Qiblia, southwest of occupied West Bank city of Nablus, according to a local official. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in the area, told WAFA that a number of extremist settlers, protected by a military […]

11 Feb
12:46

Updated: PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty-One Palestinians In West Bankā€

Updated: The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has confirmed that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, twenty-one Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. In Occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted Mahmoud Abul-Latif, 28, from his home in the Old City. Abdul-Latif is a former political […]

10 Feb
1:18

Settlers Attack School Near Nablus

The administration of Orif Secondary School, in Orif town, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, had to shut the school down, and sent the students to their homes when illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked it, and Israeli soldiers fire live rounds into the education facility. Ghassan Daghlas, […]

08 Feb
6:34

Palestinian Prisoner Dies In Israeli Prison

A Palestinian prisoner, held by Israel in Beersheba (Beā€™er as-Sabeā€™) prison, died on Friday, due to the lack of adequate medical treatment, the media department of the Palestinian Detaineesā€™ Committee has reported. The Committee stated that Yasser Hamed Eshteyya, 36, from Tal village, southwest of the northern West Bank city […]

06 Feb
10:41

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In the West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, at least ten Palestinians, including a former legislative council member, from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded and ransacked dozens of homes across the occupied […]

06 Feb
9:53

Illegal Israeli Colonists Attack Archeological Site, Uproot Trees, Near Nablus

A group of illegal fanatic Israeli colonialist settlers invaded, earlier Wednesday, an archeological site, south of Jaloud village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and caused damage, in addition to uprooting ancient olive trees. The invasion targeted an ancient archeological site, known as the Khirbat al-Qasser, south […]

05 Feb
2:28

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct 33 Palestinians In West Bankā€

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, 33 Palestinians from their homes after invading and violently searching them, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Ramallah, in central West Bank, said the soldiers abducted thirteen Palestinians, including two […]

31 Jan
9:36

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, at least eleven Palestinians during violent invasions and searches of homes across the occupied West Bank, and confiscated thousands of Shekels in Hebron, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The Israeli army claimed its soldiers located a Carlo rifle in Qabalan town, […]

31 Jan
5:35

Settlers Vandalize Palestinian Vehicles in Nablus

Extremist Israeli settlers vandalized several Palestinian vehicles in al-Lubban al-Sharqiyyeh village, south of the northern occupied West Bank city of Nablus, on Wednesday morning. Ghassan Daghlas, an official who monitors settlement activity in the northern West Bank, told Ma’an News Agency that Israeli settlers from the Maale Levona illegal Israeli […]

31 Jan
5:09

Commercial Structures Demolished while Under Construction in Nablus

January 31, 2019 5:09 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli occupation bulldozers, on Wednesday, demolished foundations and columns of commercial warehouses under construction in the town of Huwwara, to the south of Nablus, northern occupied West Bank. According to warehouse owner, the bulldozers demolished the foundations and columns of warehouses which were being built on the main street in […]

30 Jan
8:27

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nine Palestinians Ramallah, Jenin, Nablus And Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until early morning hours Monday, at least nine Palestinians, including former political prisoners, from their homes Ramallah, Jenin, Nablus and Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Ramallah, in central West Bank, said dozens of soldiers […]

29 Jan
9:48

Updated: Army Abducts Twelve Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until dawn hours Tuesday, twelve Palestinians, during extensive and violent military invasions and searched of homes, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said the soldiers abducted Mohammad Ali Sammoudi, Ibrahim Salfiti, Qussai Abu Khalifa and Mohammad al-Wahsh, from Jenin governorate, in northern West […]

26 Jan
4:07

Colonialist Settlers Injure A Father And His Child, In Hebron

A group of armed illegal Israeli colonialist settlers injured, on Friday evening, a Palestinian man and his child, east of Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Hebron said the illegal colonists came from Keryat Arbaā€™ colony, which was built on Palestinian lands, […]

25 Jan
4:51

Army Releases Footage of Ashraf Naā€™alwa Assassination

A video released on Wednesday evening revealed the operative in which the Israeli army carried out the assassination of Ashraf Naā€™alwa, 23, in Askar refugee camp, east of Nablus. According to the video, which was published by Israeli Channel 13, the Israeli army used hand grenades, bullets and guided missiles, […]

24 Jan
3:47

West Bank Lands Razed for Settlement Expansion

Several bulldozers, belonging to Israeli settlers, razed and leveled Palestinian lands near Assira al-Qibliya village, south of the northern occupied West Bank district of Nablus, on Wednesday. Ghassan Daghlas, an official who monitors settlement activity in the northern West Bank, told Ma’an News Agency that a number of bulldozers, belonging […]

23 Jan
12:47

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, at least thirteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded and searched many homes across the West Bank, and interrogated dozens of residents […]

22 Jan
2:05

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers killed, on Monday at night, a Palestinian man at Huwwara military roadblock, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers shot Mohammad Fawzi Adawi, 36, seriously wounding him, and prevented Palestinian medics from approaching him, before he […]

21 Jan
11:04

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 20 Palestinians, Injure Many Others, In West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, several Palestinian areas in the occupied West Bank, searched and ransacked homes, and abducted twenty Palestinians, including a lawyer and the wife of a political prisoner. Media sources in Nablus, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded and ransacked the home of […]

21 Jan
10:01

Israeli Soldiers Injure Several Palestinians In Nablus

January 21, 2019 10:01 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Several armored Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Sunday at night, the eastern areas of the northern west Bank city of Nablus, injured one Palestinian with live fire and caused many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Nablus said the military vehicles, accompanied by an armored […]

15 Jan
3:09

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 28 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Tuesday, at least 28 Palestinians, including children, and a shepherd, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Jenin, in northern West Bank, has reported that the soldiers abducted eight Palestinians in […]

15 Jan
2:01

Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians, Confiscate Lathe Machines, In Nablus

January 15, 2019 2:01 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday ay dawn, the northern West Bank city of Nablus, before abducting three Palestinians, in addition to confiscating several expensive lathe machines from a workshop. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers invaded the eastern area of the city, before abducting Fadi Abu Hadrous, from the […]

15 Jan
12:31

Illegal Colonialist Settlers Uproot Palestinian Farmlands In Nablus

A group of illegal Israeli colonialist settlers invaded, Tuesday, Palestinian farmlands in Khirbat Yanoun village, south of the northern West bank city of Nablus, and uprooted them. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors Israelā€™s illegal colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said the colonists invaded the lands with their […]

13 Jan
8:08

Hundreds of Saplings Destroyed by Israeli Settlers near Nablus

Illegal Jewish settlers, on Sunday, have destroyed hundreds of forest saplings that were ready to be planted near the village of Burqa, north of the city of Nablus, in the occupied West Bank, according to a local source. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in the area, told WAFA that […]

12 Jan
4:59

Colonialist Settlers Attack Palestinian Homes Near Nablus

A group of illegal extremist Israeli colonists attacked, Saturday, Palestinian homes in Burqa village, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, causing damage. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian Authority official who monitors Israelā€™s illegal colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said the colonists attacked many homes in the northeastern […]

08 Jan
5:23

Palestinian Girl Shot at Israeli Military Checkpoint

Israeli soldiers opened fire at a Palestinian girl, on Monday, at Zaatara military checkpoint, to the south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, injuring her lightly, according to witnesses and the Palestinian Ministry of Health. The girl, who was not immediately identified, was shot in the leg and […]

07 Jan
10:24

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has confirmed that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, six Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes across the West Bank, and interrogated several Palestinians while inspecting their […]

05 Jan
6:04

Extremist Israelis Fight With Police Outside Terror Trial

The Israeli Rishon Lezion courthouse, on Monday, heard the case of 3 minors suspected of aĀ 2015 firebombing attackĀ 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 […]

04 Jan
8:46

Army Detains A Teen, Injures Several Palestinians, Near Nablus

January 4, 2019 8:46 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Orif Palestinian village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and opened fire at a car, before briefly detaining a teenage boy, and caused many Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Adel Amer, the secretary of Orif Village Council, told the WAFA […]

03 Jan
11:42

Colonialist Settlers Hurl Stones At Palestinian Cars Near Nablus

A group of illegal Israeli colonialist settlers hurled stones, on Thursday evening, at Palestinian cars near Zaā€™tara military roadblock and Yitzhar colony junction, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian Authority official who monitors Israelā€™s colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said the Israeli […]

Village of Tell (image from wikimedia)
03 Jan
9:25

Israeli Military Attacks Students in Northern West Bank Village with Live Ammunition & Tear Gas

In the village of Tell, in the northern West Bank district of Nablus on Thursday, Israeli troops invaded and began to open fire on students as they left school after classes let out. The invasion of the village came in conjunction with an attack by Israeli paramilitary colonial settler forces […]

03 Jan
9:01

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eight Palestinians In the West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several communities in various governorates in the occupied West Bank and abducted eight Palestinians. The soldiers invaded and ransacked dozens of homes across the occupied West Bank and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards. The soldiers also installed many roadblocks, before […]

03 Jan
8:14

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Shoot A Journalist And A Medic In Nablus

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the northern West Bank city of Nablus on Thursday at dawn, shot one journalist and one medic, and caused many residents to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Palestine TV reported that several armored Israeli military jeeps invaded many neighborhoods in Nablus city, and fired […]

02 Jan
8:46

Army Abducts Four Palestinians In Nablus

January 2, 2019 8:46 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, four young Palestinian men, including three former political prisoners, in the northern West Bank governorate of Nablus. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded many neighborhoods in the city, before breaking into and violently searching homes, and […]

30 Dec
8:28

Army Injures Dozens Of Schoolchildren Near Nablus

December 30, 2018 8:28 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Sunday, the town of Sebastia, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and caused dozens of schoolchildren to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Mohammad Azem, the Mayor of Sebastia, said the soldiers invaded the Schools Street in the town, and fired many gas bombs […]

29 Dec
5:30

Japan Pledges $175,000 for Two West Bank Villages

December 29, 2018 5:30 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Diplomacy, Nablus, News Report 0

Grant contracts for two Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) were signed on Thursday, by the Japanese Ambassador for the Palestinian Affairs, Takeshi Okubo, and representatives of Beit Dajan and Talfit village councils at the Japanese Representative Office to Palestine, in Ramallah City, central occupied West Bank, for a total amount […]

27 Dec
7:55

Israeli Extremists Vandalize Palestinian Property in Nablus

Israeli settlers attacked Palestinian-owned properties, in the Burqa village of the northern occupied West Bank city of Nablus, on Wednesday. Ghassan Daghlas, an official who monitors settlement activities in the northern West Bank, said that Israeli settlers threw rocks at Palestinian vehicles passing by. The windows of the vehicles were […]

27 Dec
2:05

Israel Approves Hundreds Of Colonialist Units In West Bank

The ā€œHigher Planning Committeeā€ of the Civil Administration office, the executive branch of Israelā€™s illegal military occupation, has approved the construction of 1550 units in a number of colonies in the occupied West Bank. Israeli sources said the committee approved the new construction plan, Tuesday, in colonies in several parts […]

26 Dec
6:44

Army Abducts Three Palestinians In Jenin, One In Hebron

December 26, 2018 6:44 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, three Palestinians, including two former political prisoners, in Jenin, in northern West Bank, and one in Hebron, in the southern part, after the army invaded and searched several homes. The Jenin office of the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded and searched […]

26 Dec
6:15

Israeli Soldiers Demolish A Car Repair Facility Near Nablus

December 26, 2018 6:15 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

On Wednesday evening, Israeli soldiers, accompanied by armored bulldozers, invaded the al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolished a car repair facility. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that the soldiers demolished the facility, owned by Raja Daraghma, located near the main […]

26 Dec
5:35

Israeli Colonialist Settlers Assault An Elderly Palestinian Man Near Nablus

A number of extremist illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked and injured, Wednesday, an elderly Palestinian man while herding his sheep in Burqa village, north of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors Israelā€™s colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said […]

26 Dec
4:50

Army Injures A Palestinian Near Nablus

December 26, 2018 4:50 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot, Wednesday, a Palestinian driver near Huwwara military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources said the soldiers opened fire at the car of Rad Omar Thiab, 35, from Kafr Qalil village, south of Nablus, and injured him. In a brief statement, the […]

24 Dec
4:28

Settlers Bulldoze Palestinian Land in Nablus Area

Israeli settlers bulldozed privately-owned Palestinian land in the town of Awarta, east of the city of Nablus, occupied West Bank, said a local activist. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlements activities in the northern West Bank, told WAFA correspondence that settlers bulldozed land belonging to Palestinian residents for the benefit of […]

23 Dec
9:04

Huwwara Residents Foil An Attack By Colonialist Settlers

Members of the popular Local Guards Committee, an unarmed group of residents in Huwwara town, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, managed to foil an infiltration attack, carried out by extremist illegal Israeli colonialist settlers into their town. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian Authority official who monitors Israelā€™s […]

22 Dec
2:22

Israeli Soldiers Injure Eight Palestinians In Nablus

December 22, 2018 2:22 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, eight Palestinians in Orif and Beita towns, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) has reported that the soldiers shot one Palestinian with a rubber-coated steel bullet, and caused five others to suffer the effects […]

19 Dec
10:48

Illegal Colonialist Settlers Uproot Lands Near Nablus

Dozens of extremist illegal Israeli colonialist settlers invaded, Wednesday, Palestinian farmlands in ā€˜Asira al-Qibliya town, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and uprooted them. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors Israelā€™s illegal colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said the colonists brought a bulldozer and other […]

19 Dec
12:45

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Hebron, One In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday evening, two young Palestinian men from Hebron governorate, in the southern part if the occupied West Bank, and one in Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem, Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers closed the entrance of the al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of Hebron, installed a […]

16 Dec
1:51

Illegal Israeli Colonists Attack School Near Nablus

Several illegal Israeli colonialist settlers attacked, Sunday, a Palestinian School in Burin village, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and fired many live rounds. Ibrahim Omar, the principal of Burin Secondary School, said the school administration had to close the educational facility, and sent the children back […]

15 Dec
1:21

Army Injures Seventeen Palestinians In Nablus

December 15, 2018 1:21 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, at least seventeen Palestinians with live fire and rubber-coated steel bullets, and caused many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, in several areas of Nablus governorate, in northern West Bank. Ahmad Jibreel, the head of the Emergency Center at the Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS), […]

14 Dec
1:02

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct At Least 48 Palestinians In The West Bankā€

Updated: Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday at dawn, at least 48 Palestinians, including a woman, who is also a former political prisoner, in addition to two elected legislators, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The soldiers invaded dozens of communities across the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, before […]

14 Dec
12:55

After Army Closes Roads To Facilitate Colonistsā€™ Protest, Many Palestinian Cars Damaged

Israeli soldiers closed, on Thursday evening, all main military roadblocks leading to Nablus, in northern West Bank, to facilitate a protest by extremist colonists, before many of them started throwing stones at Palestinian car in the area, causing damage. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers closed all military roadblocks […]

13 Dec
12:46

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct 56 Palestinians In West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and on Thursday at dawn, at least 56 Palestinians from their homes in various parts of the occupied West Bank, including 22 from occupied Jerusalem, and 17 from Ramallah. The PPS stated that the soldiers conducted extensive and […]