– IMEMC News https://imemc.org International Middle East Media Center Sat, 28 Nov 2020 04:56:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.3 Palestinian Detainee Faces Serious Health Complications https://imemc.org/article/palestinian-detainee-faces-serious-health-complications/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=palestinian-detainee-faces-serious-health-complications Sat, 28 Nov 2020 04:42:36 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127632 Palestinian Detainee Faces Serious Health Complications The Palestinian Detainees and Ex-Detainees Committee stated, Friday, that a political prisoner, held by Israel, is facing profoundly serious health complications at the Ramla prison clinic, which lacks specialists and adequate machines. The Committee stated that the detainee, Nidal Abu ‘Ahour, 45, from Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem in the West Bank, was diagnosed with […]]]> Palestinian Detainee Faces Serious Health Complications

The Palestinian Detainees and Ex-Detainees Committee stated, Friday, that a political prisoner, held by Israel, is facing profoundly serious health complications at the Ramla prison clinic, which lacks specialists and adequate machines.

The Committee stated that the detainee, Nidal Abu ‘Ahour, 45, from Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem in the West Bank, was diagnosed with kidney failure more than ten years ago.

The detainee also has a tumor in his kidney, high blood pressure in addition to serious respiratory issues making him dependent on oxygen.]]> Israeli Forces Shoot, Injure Four Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum https://imemc.org/article/israeli-forces-shoot-injure-four-palestinians-in-kufur-qaddoum/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=israeli-forces-shoot-injure-four-palestinians-in-kufur-qaddoum Sat, 28 Nov 2020 04:31:55 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127608 Israeli Forces Shoot, Injure Four Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum Four Palestinians were injured, on Friday, one seriously, during the weekly peaceful procession in the northern occupied West Bank village of Kufur Qaddoum, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported. Morad Eshteiwi, the coordinator of the popular resistance in the village said that Israeli soldiers opened fire with rubber-coated steel rounds and concussion grenades at dozens […]]]> Israeli Forces Shoot, Injure Four Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum

Four Palestinians were injured, on Friday, one seriously, during the weekly peaceful procession in the northern occupied West Bank village of Kufur Qaddoum, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported.

Morad Eshteiwi, the coordinator of the popular resistance in the village said that Israeli soldiers opened fire with rubber-coated steel rounds and concussion grenades at dozens of Palestinian demonstrators at the anti-settlement rally, east of Qalqilia.

Four young men were wounded, including a teen, identified as Youssef Abdel Fattah Amer, 18, was shot in the head with a rubber-coated steel round, and transferred to hospital in critical condition.]]> OCHA: “Protection of Civilians Report” https://imemc.org/article/ocha-protection-of-civilians-report-5/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=ocha-protection-of-civilians-report-5 Sat, 28 Nov 2020 03:12:12 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127616 OCHA: “Protection of Civilians Report” Published by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA): Posted on 27 November 2020 Protection of Civilians Report | 3-23 November 2020 Latest development (outside the reporting period) On 25 November, citing the lack of building permits, the Israeli authorities demolished 11 Palestinian-owned structures in the Massafer Yatta area of southern […]]]> OCHA: “Protection of Civilians Report”

http://imemc.org/?p=127605 Soldiers Injured Many Palestinians Near Nablus Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, seven Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets and caused many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, during the weekly nonviolent procession in Beit Dajan village, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) Dozens of residents marched from the village heading towards […]]]> Soldiers Injured Many Palestinians Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, seven Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets and caused many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, during the weekly nonviolent procession in Beit Dajan village, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus.

The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) Dozens of residents marched from the village heading towards their lands which Israel intends to illegally annex for its colonialist activities before the soldiers attacked the procession.

The soldiers shot seven Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets and caused dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.]]> Israeli Colonists Uproot Dozens Of Olive Trees Near Salfit https://imemc.org/article/israeli-colonists-uproot-dozens-of-olive-trees-near-salfit/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=israeli-colonists-uproot-dozens-of-olive-trees-near-salfit Fri, 27 Nov 2020 12:01:56 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127601 Israeli Colonists Uproot Dozens Of Olive Trees Near Salfit Several illegal Israeli colonists invaded, Friday, Palestinian orchards in Bruqin Palestinian village, west of Salfit in central West Bank, before cutting and uprooting dozens of olive trees. The assailants came from the illegal Bruchin colony, which was built on stolen Palestinian lands, owned by the villagers. Local sources said the attack led to uprooting several […]]]> Israeli Colonists Uproot Dozens Of Olive Trees Near Salfit

Several illegal Israeli colonists invaded, Friday, Palestinian orchards in Bruqin Palestinian village, west of Salfit in central West Bank, before cutting and uprooting dozens of olive trees.

The assailants came from the illegal Bruchin colony, which was built on stolen Palestinian lands, owned by the villagers.

Local sources said the attack led to uprooting several trees, in addition to cutting nearly 45 others.]]> Israeli Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians Near Ramallah https://imemc.org/article/israeli-soldiers-injure-many-palestinians-near-ramallah-4/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=israeli-soldiers-injure-many-palestinians-near-ramallah-4 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 11:47:07 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127597 Israeli Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians Near Ramallah Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, three Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets, and caused dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation after the army attacked two nonviolent processions in Ein Samia area in Kafr Malik village, and the eastern area of the al-Mughayer village, east of Ramallah. Eyewitnesses said dozens of residents gathered in the center […]]]> Israeli Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, three Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets, and caused dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation after the army attacked two nonviolent processions in Ein Samia area in Kafr Malik village, and the eastern area of the al-Mughayer village, east of Ramallah.

Eyewitnesses said dozens of residents gathered in the center of Kafr Malik village, before marching towards their lands in the Ein Samia area, where illegal colonists are trying to install an outpost.

They added that the soldiers fired rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades at the Palestinians.]]> Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In West Bank https://imemc.org/article/soldiers-abduct-ten-palestinians-in-west-bank-2/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=soldiers-abduct-ten-palestinians-in-west-bank-2 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 11:32:02 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127595 Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In West Bank Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday at dawn, at least ten Palestinians, including two siblings, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army broke into and searched many homes, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said the soldiers abducted Thouri Ibrahim Abu Mortada, Mo’tasem Sameh Abu Ghneim, […]]]> Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday at dawn, at least ten Palestinians, including two siblings, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army broke into and searched many homes, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported.

The PPS said the soldiers abducted Thouri Ibrahim Abu Mortada, Mo’tasem Sameh Abu Ghneim, Abdul-Rahman Talab Hajj Mohammad and his brother Abdul-Rahim, from their homes in Beit Dajan village, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus.

In Jenin, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted four former political prisoners, identified as Abdul-Jabbar Mohammad Jarrar, and Mohammad Omar Shehab, from Jenin city, in addition to Ibrahim Taher Nawahda from the al-Yamoun town, and Samer Mostafa Jaradat from Sielet al-Harithiya town, in addition to Mohannad Zakarna from Deir Ghazala.]]> PCHR: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory November 19 – 25, 2020 https://imemc.org/article/pchr-weekly-report-on-israeli-human-rights-violations-in-the-occupied-palestinian-territory-november-19-25-2020/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pchr-weekly-report-on-israeli-human-rights-violations-in-the-occupied-palestinian-territory-november-19-25-2020 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 05:28:06 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127563 PCHR: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory November 19 – 25, 2020 Summary for November 19 – 25, 2020 Israeli occupation forces (IOF) continued to commit crimes and multi-layered violations against Palestinian civilians and their properties, including raids into Palestinian cities that are characterized with excessive use of force, assault, abuse and attacks on civilians. This week witnessed an increase in home demolitions as well as demolition, […]]]> PCHR: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory November 19 – 25, 2020

Summary for November 19 – 25, 2020

Israeli occupation forces (IOF) continued to commit crimes and multi-layered violations against Palestinian civilians and their properties, including raids into Palestinian cities that are characterized with excessive use of force, assault, abuse and attacks on civilians. This week witnessed an increase in home demolitions as well as demolition, cease-construction, and property seizure notices that were issued against Palestinians’ properties. Additionally, settler-attacks were on the rise this week.]]> JOINT PRESS RELEASE – THE OBSERVATORY: US government mounts attacks on Palestinian rights movement, dangerously conflating antisemitism and boycott https://imemc.org/article/joint-press-release-the-observatory-us-government-mounts-attacks-on-palestinian-rights-movement-dangerously-conflating-antisemitism-and-boycott/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=joint-press-release-the-observatory-us-government-mounts-attacks-on-palestinian-rights-movement-dangerously-conflating-antisemitism-and-boycott Thu, 26 Nov 2020 23:25:04 +0000 http://imemc.org/?p=127564 JOINT PRESS RELEASE – THE OBSERVATORY: US government mounts attacks on Palestinian rights movement, dangerously conflating antisemitism and boycott Al-Mezan Center For Human Rights: Paris-Geneva, 26 November 2020 – The United States (US) Secretary of State announced on 19 November, that the US State Department would designate as “anti-Semitic” organisations that engage in peaceful means to end human rights violations against Palestinians, including boycotts, and would deem such organisations ineligible for government funding. The Observatory for the […]]]> JOINT PRESS RELEASE – THE OBSERVATORY: US government mounts attacks on Palestinian rights movement, dangerously conflating antisemitism and boycott

http://imemc.org/?p=127549 PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 16 Palestinians In West Bank” Updated: The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has confirmed that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, sixteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the West Bank, and added that seven of them were taken from Kobar village, near Ramallah. The PPS said the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes in Kobar, northwest of […]]]> PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 16 Palestinians In West Bank”

Updated: The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has confirmed that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, sixteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the West Bank, and added that seven of them were taken from Kobar village, near Ramallah.

The PPS said the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes in Kobar, northwest of Ramallah, before abducting seven Palestinians, identified as Bajes Barghouthi, Ibrahim Afeef Barghouthi, Suleiman Kanaan, Ali Kanaan, Mahmoud Ahmad Shannan, Ali Ahmad Shannan, and Jadallah Ahmad Abu al-Haj.]]>