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Soldiers Attack Worshipers In Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli soldiers attacked, late on Saturday at night, many Palestinian Muslim worshipers in the al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied Jerusalem, and forced them out of the holy site’s compound. The Islamic Waqf and Endowment Department said dozens of Palestinians choose to spend nights in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, especially during the current […]

May 19, 2019 2:21 PM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, a young Palestinian man in Teqoua’ town, south of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Amer Ra’fat Zayyah, 25, after breaking into his home and violently searching it. They added that dozens of soldiers invaded the town, and fired many […]

May 19, 2019 1:43 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israel Drops Investigation of Murdered Disabled Palestinian Ibrahim Abu Thuraya

According to the Palestinian Information Center, the Israeli military has closed its investigation into the murder of disabled Palestinian, Ibrahim Abu Thuraya, 29, who was shot and killed by Israeli snipers at a protest near Gaza’s eastern border with Israel, in December 2017. The Israeli paper Haaretz reported that the […]

May 19, 2019 11:37 AM Ali Salam Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israel, News Report, Non-violent action 0

German Parliament Passes Anti-Boycott Bill

Two right-wing parties in Germany succeeded in getting the German Parliament to pass a bill on Friday condemning the Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions (BDS) movement as ‘anti-Semitic’ in a close vote following a rowdy debate – although the bill is largely symbolic and has no enforcement mechanism. According to the Times of Israel, […]

May 18, 2019 11:21 PM Celine Hagbard Boycott Movement, Human rights, International, International News, Israel, News Report 0

LGBTQ Groups Boycott Eurovision Festival in Tel Aviv

From DazedDigital.com: The Eurovision song contest is a gay institution, an international marquee event affectionately dubbed the ‘Gay Olympics’ – but with Israel hosting this year’s contest, a growing number of LGBTQ+ organisations, groups, journalists, and individuals are joining the call for a global boycott of the hosting state in solidarity […]

May 18, 2019 10:51 PM IMEMC & Agencies Boycott Movement, Human rights, International, Israel, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli Colonists Hurl Stones At Palestinian Cars Near Nablus

Several illegal Israeli colonists hurled stones, on Friday evening, at Palestinian cars driving on the Nablus-Jenin road, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian Authority official who monitors Israel’s illegal colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said the assailants gathered at the main junction […]

May 18, 2019 2:45 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Soldiers Injure Four Palestinians In Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly procession against the Annexation Wall and Colonies, in Kufur Qaddoum town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, wounding four Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets, including a child who was injured in his chest. Morad Eshteiwi, the media coordinator of the Popular […]

May 17, 2019 4:45 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Qalqilia, Refugees/Immigration, The Wall, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Protest In Ni’lin

Israeli soldiers resorted, Friday, to the excessive use of force against the weekly nonviolent procession against the illegal Annexation Wall and Colonies in Ni’lin village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, wounding several persons, and causing a few trees to burn. Media sources said the soldiers fired […]

May 17, 2019 4:28 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Palestine, Ramallah, Refugees/Immigration, The Wall, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Several Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, Friday, several young Palestinian men in Qalandia area, north of occupied East Jerusalem, while trying to enter the city for Friday prayers in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, on the second Friday of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan. Media sources said the soldiers chased and attacked several young […]

May 17, 2019 1:29 PM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Illegal Israeli Colonists Burn Palestinian Farmlands Near Nablus

A group of fanatic illegal Israeli colonists invaded, Friday, Palestinian agricultural lands in ‘Aseera al-Qibliya village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and burnt them. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian authority official who monitors Israel’s colonialist activities in northern West Bank, said more than 60 illegal colonists invaded […]

May 17, 2019 12:52 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, Salfit, West Bank 0

Soldiers Injure Two Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers attacked and injured, on Thursday evening, two young Palestinian men in occupied East Jerusalem. Medias sources said the two Palestinians suffered moderate wounds, before the soldiers took them to a military base. They added that the army released two young men shortly after detaining them, before medics of […]

May 17, 2019 11:40 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Court Convicts Mother Of Slain Palestinian

An Israeli military court convicted, Thursday, Wafa’ Na’alwa, for what it alleged “her failure to prevent her son from carrying out a deadly shooting attack.” The court claimed that Wafa’ “knew of her son’s intention to carry the shooting attack out,” in Burkan Colony, near Salfit, in the West Bank. […]

May 17, 2019 10:56 AM IMEMC News News Report, Prisoners, Salfit, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Despite Deteriorating Conditions, Three Detainees Continue Hunger Strike

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported, Thursday, that three Palestinian detainees, held by Israel, are ongoing with the hunger strike, protesting the arbitrary Administrative Detention orders, without charges or trial, despite their deteriorating health conditions. The PPS said two of the detainees, identified as Odah al-Hroub and Hasan al-‘Oweiwi, […]

May 16, 2019 1:08 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Human rights, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nine Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, at least nine Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army invaded and searched them. The PPS in Ramallah, in central West Bank, said the soldiers abducted Mohammad […]

May 16, 2019 12:47 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Demolish A Residential Tent Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, Thursday, invaded Susiya village, in Masafer Yatta, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and demolished a residential tent for the second time in less the two months. Rateb Jabour, the coordinator of the Popular Resistance Committee in southern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded […]

May 16, 2019 11:16 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0