Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, August, 14, 2017.
Troops injuries a Palestinian worker near Jerusalem and tanks invade farmlands in Gaza. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned.
Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Monday morning, a Palestinian worker, east of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, while trying to enter occupied East Jerusalem for work. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers shot Anas al-Harsh, 25, from the at-Reehiyya village, near the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron.
The wounded Palestinians was with several other workers in Wad Abu al-Hummus area, near al-Khass and an-No’man villages, east of Bethlehem. Palestinian Red Crescent medics rushed to the scene, provided the young man with the needed first aid, and transferred him to Beit Jala governmental hospital for further treatment of a gunshot wound in his right leg.
Israeli soldiers invaded, overnight until early morning hours Monday, several Palestinians areas in the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem, searched many homes and abducted fifteen Palestinians, including many teenagers.
on Monday afternoon, Israeli soldiers assaulted, a Palestinian father Salfit, in the north of the occupied West Bank, and abducted him along with his teenage daughter.
Moreover, Israeli occupation forces, on Monday morning, demolished three homes in the Khashm Al-Daraj area of Yatta town, southern Hebron hills, southern West Bank. The homes were funded by the European Union, and were demolished by Israeli soldiers who broke into the area with bulldozers, closed it off, and began the demolishing.
In Gaza, At least three Israeli army tanks, and three armored military bulldozers, invaded on Monday morning, Palestinian agricultural lands, fired live rounds and bulldozed large sections close to the border fence, east of the al-Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza.
And that’s all for today from the IMEMC News; this was the Monday, August, 14, 2017, news round-up from the Occupied Palestinian Territories. From more news and updates, please visit our website at www.imemc.org today’s report has been brought to you by George Rishmawi and me Eman Abed rabbo Bannoura.