Category Archives: Cartoon

01 Feb
5:03

Israel Concerned At Growing Boycott Threat

Israeli government and business leaders are alarmed by a growing international boycott movement and the likely effect of EU measures against exports from Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank. AFP – In the latest developments, Norway’s sovereign wealth fund blacklisted, Thursday, two Israeli companies involved in building settlements in […]

23 Jan
5:18

In Love For Palestine by Carlos Latuff

January 23, 2014 5:18 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Cartoon, Holy sites, Palestine 0

Carlos Latuff is a Brazilian freelance political cartoonist. His works deal with an array of themes, including anti-Zionism, anti-globalization, anti-capitalism, and anti-U.S. military intervention.

23 Jan
2:20

Latuff cartoon

January 23, 2014 2:20 PM Saed Bannoura Cartoon, Palestine, Prisoners 0

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13 Oct
2:54

Palestinians Throw Rocks; Soldiers Shoot Rubber Bullets in Response

October 13, 2006 2:54 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Palestinians protested restrictions on West Bank residents not allowed to enter Israel to pray at Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem for Friday prayers.   Friday morning hundreds of Palestinians gathered at military checkpoints, Atarot and A-Ram, leading to Jerusalem and threw rocks at soldiers stationed there.  In a typical display […]

11 Oct
4:12

Christians Zionists march for Israel in Jerusalem

October 11, 2006 4:12 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

More than 5,000 Evangelical Christian Zionists from different nationalities marched in Jerusalem to voice their support to Zionism and the state of Israel. The event was organized by the International Christian Embassy in Jerusalem, which regularly organizes tours for Christian pilgrims to support Israel and Zionism. Those who participated in […]

08 Jul
7:14

Christian Churches in Jerusalem: Stop the violence and pursue a just peace!

July 8, 2006 7:14 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

A statement by Christian leaders issued Saturday stated, "Justice is turned back, and righteousness stands at a distance; for truth stumbles in the public square, and uprightness cannot enter. Truth is lacking, and whoever turns from evil is despoiled. The Lord saw it, and it displeased him that there was […]

06 Jul
4:15

Captured Palestinian Minister of Prisoners’ affairs health deteriorates; Israeli army transfers mos

July 6, 2006 4:15 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Thursday morning Israeli army will charge the Ministers and Parliament Members with the affiliation with the Hamas movement in military courts in both detentions of Salem near the West Bank city of nablus and in Ofer south of Ramallah. Khaled Dusuqi, lawyer of the prisoners’ supporters society in Ramallah said […]

01 Jul
1:17

Report: Israel will demolish one of Jerusalem’s seven historic gates

July 1, 2006 1:17 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli Archeology department decided to destroy one of the gates in the Jerusalem old wall, which leads to the Aqsa mosque yards, in the old city, media reports said on Friday. The gate, known as Bab Al-Magharbeh which and is located in one of the most sensitive places in […]

13 May
6:53

Israeli troops fire tear gas at Palestinian high school graduation ceremony, injuring two girls

May 13, 2006 6:53 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Two Palestinian girls, students of the Anata secondary school in East Jerusalem, were injured Thursday when Israeli troops fired tear gas canisters at schoolgirls and their parents who were gathered for the school’s graduation ceremony. Eyewitnesses said that the troops raided the school and fired tear gas at the crowd, […]

09 May
10:56

Israeli Authorities level two houses in Jerusalem

May 9, 2006 10:56 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli bulldozers leveled on Tuesday morning one Palestinian house in Beit Hanina neighborhood, in Jerusalem after claiming that the house was illegally constructed seven years ago. Another house was leveled in Jabal Al Mokabber area, in Jerusalem. Resident Mohammad Eid Al Ja’bary, the owner of the 150 square meters leveled […]

18 Apr
7:10

Troops break into two Palestinian schools near Jerusalem

April 18, 2006 7:10 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

For the second day, Israeli troops broke into Anata Secondary School for Boys, and Salah Ed Deen Elementary School in Anata, north of Jerusalem, and detained dozens of students. Head of Salah Ed Deen School for Boys reported that as he arrived to the school on Tuesday morning, he saw […]

15 Mar
11:57

Young boy severely beaten for not showing his school ID card to unidentified Israelis

March 15, 2006 11:57 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Sunday night was a horrible night for fourteen year old Hamza Fawzi Iweida. He was beaten, abducted, tied to a chair and insulted, after being asked for his identity card by Israeli men who did not identify themselves. Hamza Fawzi Iweida’s small body did not protect him against the intense […]

08 Mar
8:19

Israeli police releases PLC member arrested in Jerusalem

March 8, 2006 8:19 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli police in Jerusalem released Ahmad Attoun, a newly elected member of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) from the Hamas bloc, after detaining him for three hours.Attoun was arrested won Wednesday while heading to meet other PLC members in Jerusalem, and was transferred to Al Maskobiyya prison in the […]

08 Mar
8:05

Israeli Police arrest PLC member in Jerusalem

March 8, 2006 8:05 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Palestinian Maan News Agency reported that the Israeli Police in Jerusalem arrested Palestinian Legislative Council member Ahamad Attoun, member of Hamas, while heading to meet other PLC members of the city. Maan reporter in Jerusalem said the former Minister of Jerusalem Affairs Hind Khoury informed him that a meeting […]

07 Mar
10:49

House, Farm leveled north west of Jerusalem

March 7, 2006 10:49 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli military bulldozers leveled on Tuesday a Palestinian house and a farm in Beit Iksa village, north west of Jerusalem. Army claims that the two constructions were built without obtaining construction permits from the Israeli authorities. The Palestinian News Agency, WAFA, reported that soldiers invaded the village,  surrounded the house […]

02 Mar
1:41

Israeli Police releases two Hamas lawmakers, detained in Jerusalem

March 2, 2006 1:41 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli police released two East Jerusalem Palestinian lawmakers after detaining them for few hours in Talbiot investigation centre. Israeli Police arrests two Hamas legislators in Jerusalem Saed Bannoura-IMEMC & Agenices, 16:52 he Israeli police arrested on Wednesday morning two Hamas members of the Palestinian Legislative Council after they visited Al […]

12 Feb
12:12

Muslim clerics implore Israeli authorities: Stop building ‘Museum of Tolerance’ on Muslim cemetery!

February 12, 2006 12:12 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Ikrama al-Sabri, the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Palestinian Territories, issued a desperate plea Thursday to Israeli Authorities to stop the desecration of Jerusalem’s oldest Muslim cemetery by the construction of a ‘Museum of Tolerance’ on the site.  Skeletons uncovered this week during excavation of the site have brought […]

24 Jan
10:09

Absentee Property law is not applicable in East Jerusalem

January 24, 2006 10:09 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Tel Aviv District Court, headed by Judge Boaz Okun, issued on Monday a ground breaking ruling stating that the Israeli Absentee Property Law can not be applied either on the West Bank lands Israel occupied during the 1967 War or the Palestinians who are living there adding that declaring […]

19 Jan
6:57

Israeli Study: Most Israelis are willing to give up E. Jerusalem Arab neighborhoods

January 19, 2006 6:57 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

According to a study published, on Thursday, in the Israeli online daily Haaretz, more ore than half of the Israelis are willing to give up East Jerusalem’s Arab neighborhoods and to effectively re-divide the city as part of a genuine peace agreement. Yet, the overwhelming majority which is 75 percent […]

18 Jan
11:40

ISR Police arrests a PFLP candidate in East Jerusalem

January 18, 2006 11:40 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli police arrested, on Wednesday, Abdul-Latif Shihada, a parliamentary candidate of Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, while he was holding a press conference at a hotel in East Jerusalem. As the PFLP officials were preparing to launch their campaign at a hotel in East Jerusalem, Israeli police, wearing […]

21 Dec
11:31

Israeli police releases Sheik Tameemy

December 21, 2005 11:31 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli police in Jerusalem released Sheikh Taiseer Tameemy, head of the Islamic Religious Court, and Chief Islamic Clerk, after arresting him in Jerusalem and interrogating him for several hours. The police claimed that Sheikh Tameemy entered Jerusalem and Al Aqsa Mosque without obtaining a permit from the Israeli Authorities. […]

19 Oct
2:52

Settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem

October 19, 2005 2:52 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Dozens of extremist settlers stormed, on Wednesday, the esplanade of Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, the Palestinian WAFA news agency reported. The guards of the Mosque, who clashed with that an extremist settlers group, reported that dozens of settlers stormed the esplanade and provoked Palestinian worshippers. The settlers held prayer sessions […]

22 Aug
7:56

New Patriarch for the Greek Orthodox Church in Jerusalem Elected

August 22, 2005 7:56 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The synod, the highest body in the Greek Orthodox Church, on Monday has elected a new Patriarch to succeed former Patriarch Irineos I, who was dismissed over selling church property to right-wing Jewish investors in east Jerusalem. The new Patriarch, Theofilos is expected to return the east Jerusalem property leased […]

13 Aug
6:48

Israel limits entry to al-Aqsa Mosque on Sunday

August 13, 2005 6:48 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli Police said on Saturday that it will restrict entry of Muslims to al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem on Sunday. The decision was made in order to allow Jewish worshipers commemorate the destruction of the “Temple Mount”, an Israeli source reported. The police said that all Palestinian men under the […]

09 Aug
10:25

Several Jerusalemite residents barred from entering al-Aqsa mosque

August 9, 2005 10:25 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli police barred recently several Arab residents of Jerusalem from entering al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem. The WAFA news agency reported that the Israeli police handed the residents official orders barring them from entering the mosque for a period of two weeks. The agency identified some of the residents who […]

28 Jul
6:55

Iron fence surrounds village near Jerusalem

July 28, 2005 6:55 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli soldiers installed an iron fence around the village of Z’ayyeim, east of Jerusalem completely separating it from the city. Omar Sbeih, head of Z’ayyeim village council, reported that the village in now surrounded by a fence which is 1500 meters long and 2 meters high. Z’ayyeim village is inhibited […]

25 Jul
7:31

13 candidates for J’lem Patriarch post

July 25, 2005 7:31 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Jordanian Minister of Interior Awni Yerfas announced on Sunday that he has received a list of candidates succeed the dismissed Patriarch Irineos I to the Jerusalem Patriarch post. The list includes 13 candidates, among which three will be elected to the first stage.  One of the three will then be […]

13 Jul
4:30

Orthodox Patriarch seizes church compound, Abbas approves dismissal

July 13, 2005 4:30 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Irineos I, the Greek Orthodox patriarch of Jerusalem who is fighting efforts to remove him from the position, entered the Patriarchate compound in Jerusalem on Wednesday, accompanied with a group of guards, and took over the room that used to be his office, Israeli media sources reported. A scuffle erupted between […]

12 Jul
3:54

Two homes leveled in Jerusalem

July 12, 2005 3:54 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli army leveled on Tuesday two Palestinian homes in al-lousa area in Silwan neighborhood, and al-Esawiyya area, east of Jerusalem. The first home, belongs to Samer al-Mandoub, was inhibited by six family members. A local source in al-Lousa reported that military bulldozers, supported by several military jeeps, invaded the […]

12 Jul
3:07

Two homes leveled in Jerusalem

July 12, 2005 3:07 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli army leveled on Tuesday two Palestinian homes in al-lousa area in Silwan neighborhood, and al-Esawiyya area, east of Jerusalem. The first home, belongs to Samer al-Mandoub, was inhibited by six family members. A local source in al-Lousa reported that military bulldozers, supported by several military jeeps, invaded the […]

07 Jul
8:19

Greek Patriarchate to replace the ousted Irineos I

July 7, 2005 8:19 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Greek Orthodox Patriarch in Jerusalem announced its intention to select a new patriarch to replace Irineos I, who was ousted by the church last month. The selection process will not begin in practice until an answer is received from Jordan, whose 1958 law regulates the patriarchate. An official announcement […]

06 Jun
7:57

Following clashes in al-Aqsa mosque; residents under 45 barred entry

June 6, 2005 7:57 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli soldiers withdrew from al-Aqsa mosque area on Monday afternoon following clashes with dozens of Palestinian protestors who gathered in the mosque in an attempt to bar extremist settlers groups from entering the mosque.   The Israeli police installed roadblocks and barred residents under the age of 45 from entering […]

31 May
3:38

Plan to demolish Jerusalem homes, a declaration of war

May 31, 2005 3:38 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli Knesset will Wednesday debate an urgent motion filed by MK Jamal Zahalka (Balad) about the plan to destroy some 90 houses of Palestinian residents in Jerusalem’s Silwan quarter. Zahalka called the Jerusalem municipality plan a "declaration of war" on the Palestinians of East Jerusalem. MK Roman Bronfman (Yahad) […]

25 May
12:13

ICAHD: Jerusalem Municipality to Demolish 88 Houses in East Jerusalem

May 25, 2005 12:13 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) reported that Jerusalem Municipality intends to demolish 88 houses in the el-Bustan area of Silwan village in East Jerusalem. The ICAHD revealed in a press release on Tuesday that the municipality has code-named the demolition orders as “"The Cherry in the Crown”. Some of […]

18 May
10:11

Absentees law still in effect in East Jerusalem

May 18, 2005 10:11 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Arab Israeli Member of Knesset Jamal Zahalka complained at the office of the Israeli Minister of Finance Benjamin Netanyahu against the ongoing utilization of the Absentees Law in east Jerusalem. {mosimage}Arab Israeli Member of Knesset Jamal Zahalka complained at the office of the Israeli Minister of Finance Benjamin Netanyahu against […]

11 May
10:18

Tubasi: Implement church law, then elect Patriarch for Jerusalem

May 11, 2005 10:18 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

The Orthodox sect in Palestine slams the approval of the Palestinian Authority and the Jordanian Government on assigning a deputy Patriarch in Jerusalem. Marwan Tubasi, member of the council for Arab Orthodox Organizations in Palestine said, the Palestinian orthodox congregation has several demands prior to electing a new patriarch. Stressing […]

28 Apr
10:47

Revava hold a conference in Jerusalem on Temple Building

April 28, 2005 10:47 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Revava, an extreme right wing Jewish group, continues to publicly call the Jews to destroy the Aqsa Mosque and build the ‘third temple of Solomon’ on top of it. Following its failure attempt to invade the Mosque on April 10, Revava is organizing a conference focused on finding ways to […]

14 Apr
5:04

Greek Government Fires Patriarch Irenious

April 14, 2005 5:04 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Al-Quds Al-Arabi newspaper, published in London, revealed information that the Greek government decided to fire the Patriarch of the Orthodox Church in Jerusalem Irenious the first from his post over the latest revealed sales deals of the Patriarchate property in the old city to Jewish investors. The newspaper said the […]

11 Apr
6:42

Extremist Jews to repeat attempts to attack Al-Aqsa next month

April 11, 2005 6:42 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

  Thousands of Palestinians protested on Sunday in Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem against calls by extremist Jewish groups to attack the mosque, Revava extremist group renewed its call to attack the mosque after their failed Sunday attempt. The Israeli police arrested early Sunday nine members of the Revava movement which […]

01 Apr
8:16

Hamas leader warns Israel against harming Haram Al-Sharif

April 1, 2005 8:16 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Marking the anniversary of the killing of Hamas spiritual leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin, Hamas political leader Khalid Mashal threatened Thursday to attack Israel if it violates the cease-fire.   Mashal, addressing a gathering in the Lebanese capitol Beirut, warned that the truce he and other Palestinian leaders agreed to would […]

01 Apr
1:13

Collaborator: I was a king, but now I am nothing

April 1, 2005 1:13 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

A Palestinian collaborator, who worked as a front man for Ateret Cohanim yeshiva – known for its attempts to buy lands from Palestinians – charged the Yeshiva of forging documents in order to grab lands in East Jerusalem.   Mohammed Maraga, 39, said that he worked for the Yeshiva since […]

28 Mar
12:56

30 bishops and church officials demand Patriarch Irinous to step down

March 28, 2005 12:56 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

At least thirty bishops and church officials of the Greek  Orthodox church in Jerusalem, demanded Patriarch Irinous to resign immediately and ‘save the church from its crises’ following the scandal of land bargain in Jerusalem. The bishops and church officials held Patriarch Irinous responsible of the latest selling of major […]

22 Mar
1:02

Army invades Dahiat Al-Barid

March 22, 2005 1:02 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Tuesday morning, Israeli soldiers invaded Dahiat Al-Barid, north of Jerusalem and started marking the lands to erect the separation wall in the area. Resident Hamdi, Al-Masrawi, said that the news marks cut through the residents’ lands and homes, which threatens some of the homes in the area. Masrawi added that […]

07 Mar
11:38

Extreme right plans to invade Haram Al-Sharif

March 7, 2005 11:38 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

David Evri, a settler of Tafoah settlement, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, told an illegal Israeli radio station that settlers groups are recruiting thousands of settlers to attack Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem and pray in it April 10th. Evri claimed that the attack is part of “strengthening […]

02 Mar
7:51

Soldiers arrest chief Islamic Judge, Sheikh Tamimi

March 2, 2005 7:51 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli soldiers arrested on Tuesday afternoon, the chief Islamic judge Sheikh Taiseer Bayyoudh Tamimi, and two of his entourage. The Israeli online daily Yedioth Ahronoth reported that Sheikh Tamimi was arrested at the old city after conducting the noon prayers at Al-Aqsa Mosque. Sheikh Tamimi and his colleagues were on […]

31 Jan
10:44

Israeli Police raids homes, offices in East Jerusalem

January 31, 2005 10:44 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

In a crackdown on Palestinian businesses and individuals, the Israeli police and military have raided offices, shops and restaurants whose owners or employees have ties to the Palestinian Authority (PA). The police are also conducting extensive investigations of individuals. {mosimage}The raids, ostensibly to crack down on late tax payments, is […]

31 Jan
2:51

Implementing absentee law made without AG consent

January 31, 2005 2:51 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli Attorney General Menachem Mazuz announced Monday the government’s decision to confiscate East Jerusalem property owned by Palestinians was made without his knowledge or consent.    Upon the request of Israeli association for civil rights, Mazuz made a written statement that nullifies the government decision. Following expressed American concerns, Israel […]

25 Jan
3:19

EJ Palestinians Would Need Permits to Access Ramallah

January 25, 2005 3:19 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli Machsom Watch quoted Israeli Binyamin region brigade Commander Col. Mickey Edelstein as confirming that starting in July, East Jerusalem Palestinians will be denied access to Ramallah.    Machsom Watch, an Israeli group that monitors military check posts inside the Palestinian territories, has noticed that in the past weeks, Palestinian […]

24 Jan
11:30

Palestinians has Received Expropriation Orders on Absentees Property Bases

January 24, 2005 11:30 PM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Palestinians living inside East Jerusalem and surrounding areas said Monday that Israel started using the Absentees property law to grab thousand of dunams of Palestinian owned land in East Jerusalem area. Reuters quoted lawyer Mohamed Dahal, who represents landowners affected by the newly activated 1950 law, as saying that many […]

23 Jan
2:59

Beilin: Gov’t Decision on EJ property is Robbery

January 23, 2005 2:59 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Yahad Chairman Yossi Beilin described Saturday the Israeli government decision to expand the powers of the Custodian of Absentee Property to East Jerusalem as equating stealing property and undemocratic. According to a report published in the Israeli newspaper Haaretz, the Israeli government decided on July 2004 to expand the powers […]

06 Apr
3:30

Threats to destroy the Aqsa Mosque rising

April 6, 2004 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

against harming the Aqsa Mosque especially after the recent threatsIMEMC & Agencies, April 6, 2004 18:15 Al-Aqsa foundation for rebuilding the Islamic Holy Sites, warned against harming the Aqsa Mosque especially after the recent threats by extremist Jewish groups to destroy it. In a leaflet published recently, the foundation called […]

26 Mar
4:30

Three Arrested Outside Damascus Gate

March 26, 2004 4:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Jerusalem’s Old City, as police prevented Muslim males under the ageIMEMC Correspondent Jerusalem, March 26, 2004 At least three people were arrested during brief scuffles outside Jerusalem’s Old City, as police prevented Muslim males under the age of 45 from attending noon prayers in the Al Aqsa Mosque. Hundreds of […]

02 Mar
4:30

Jerusalemite Palestinians Facing New Harsh Procedures

March 2, 2004 4:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Al-Quds Center for Civil and Social Rights in Jerusalem said that the Israeli Authorities in Jerusalem took new measures to limit the construction of Palestinian houses in Jerusalem.  The center sent a letter to the regional Committee for constructions in Jerusalem Municipality demanding an explanation for rejecting building permits in […]

16 Feb
4:30

Collapse near the Aqsa Mosque yards in the Old City of Jerusalem

February 16, 2004 4:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

heavy snowfall, a 10-meter-wide section of the embankment’sIMEMC & Agencies, February 16, 2004 19:34 In the early hours of Sunday morning at around 1:00 am, during the heavy snowfall, a 10-meter-wide section of the embankment’s supporting wall collapsed. The embankment, which leads to the Magharbeh Gate – one of the […]

22 Nov
4:30

Despite Tight Closure, 200,000 Joined Holy Friday Prayer in

November 22, 2003 4:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Starting Thursday morning, Army, police, and security forces tightened the closure around Jerusalem and security measures inside the holy city, especially around Al-Aqsa mosque compound. Thousands of local residents, mostly women and elderly, gathered at the hundreds of military check posts around Jerusalem demanding the right to join the holy […]

13 Sep
3:30

Israeli Police Storm Alaqsa Yard, Clash With Demonstrators

September 13, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

compound and fired tear gas and stun grenades at demonstrators whoIMEMC & Agencies, September 13, 2003 Israeli police stormed Friday afternoon the yard of Al-Aqsa mosque compound and fired tear gas and stun grenades at demonstrators who were protesting the latest Israeli cabinet decision to “in principle” expel Palestinian Presidents […]

09 Sep
3:30

Moslem Leader Arrested In Way to Pray In Al-Aqsa Mosque

September 9, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

general of the Islamic higher Institute Sheikh Taisir Al-Tamimi andIMEMC & Agencies, September 9, 2003 10:19 Israeli security forces arrested Monday noon time the secretary general of the Islamic higher Institute Sheikh Taisir Al-Tamimi and Sheikh Taisir Al-Natshah while walking to join the Noon prayer at Alaqsa mosque in Jerusalem. […]

27 Aug
3:30

Israeli Police Detain Islamic Waqf Leader Against Ruling of Israeli

August 27, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli police detained Islamic Waqf official Mustafa Abu Zahra onCourt Ghassan Andoni – IMEMC & Agencies, August 27, 2003 Israeli police detained Islamic Waqf official Mustafa Abu Zahra on Tuesday against the ruling of the Jerusalem Magistrate judge. Abu Zahra was released after his lawyer Mohammed Dahla appealed to the […]

20 Aug
3:30

Israeli Governement to Allow Jews, Non-Muslims to Visit Aqsa Mosque,

August 20, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

After a security consultation done by the Israeli Police, theFurious Reactions Among Palestinians IMEMC & Agencies, August 20, 2003 After a security consultation done by the Israeli Police, the Israeli government announced their decision to allow Jews to visit the Aqsa Mosque in East Jerusalem after suspending access on August […]

12 Aug
3:30

Islamic Waqf Outraged by Israeli Intentions to Open Al-Aqsa Compound

August 12, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Islamic Waqf Manager Adnan Al Husseini denied Monday that anfor Visits IMEMC & Agencies , August 12, 2003 Islamic Waqf Manager Adnan Al Husseini denied Monday that an agreement was reached with Israeli police to open Al-Aqsa compound for visits. Husseini denounced the statements of Israeli Minister for Internal Security […]

03 Jul
3:30

Home demolished in Jerusalem, Family members arrested

July 3, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Haifa neighborhood in Jerusalem. An army source claimed that theSpecial IMEMC July 3, 2003 Israeli army troops demolished the home of Fawzi Abu Rumilah in Beit Haifa neighborhood in Jerusalem. An army source claimed that the home was “illegally” built. According to the source, clashes erupted between soldiers and family […]

01 Jul
3:30

Israeli police escort non-Muslims into Al Aqsa grounds without Waqf

July 1, 2003 3:30 AM IMEMC & Agencies Cartoon, Jerusalem, Miscellaneous 0

Israeli police have begun to allow non-Muslim members of the publicconsent Ghassan Andoni – IMEMC July 01, 2003 Israeli police have begun to allow non-Muslim members of the public to enter Al Aqsa Mosque grounds without the consent of the Muslim Religious Trust (Waqf). Two weeks ago Israeli Interior Security […]