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Medical Crisis in Gaza: Bone Infections Rise with Shortage of Critical Medicine

The release of two new reports point to the severity of the Israeli-imposed crisis on the Gaza Strip, with thousands of Palestinian patients — many of whom have been injured by Israeli gunfire, shells and missiles — unable to access much-needed medicines and treatment due to the ongoing Israeli siege […]

October 18, 2019 10:16 PM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, News Report 0

Palestinian Killed at Israeli Military Roadblock near Tulkarem

A young Palestinian man was shot and killed by Israeli forces at Jabara military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, on Friday evening. The slain Palestinian was later identified as Ra’ad Majed Mohammad al-Bahri, 25, from Kafr Zibad village, south of Tulkarem. A correspondent with the […]

October 18, 2019 10:03 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

73 Palestinians Wounded as Israeli Forces Attack Gaza Protests

Israeli forces assaulted protesters who gathered at a number of points along the Gaza-Israel border on Friday for the 79th weekly ‘March of Return’ calling for a return of Palestinian refugees to their homeland and an end to the Israeli siege of Gaza. At least 31 of those injured on […]

October 18, 2019 9:38 PM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Israeli Soldiers Attack A Wedding Celebration Near Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, Sur Baher Palestinian town, southeast of occupied East Jerusalem, and assaulted many Palestinians attending a wedding party. Eyewitnesses said dozens of soldiers invaded the town, before storming a wedding party, and assaulted many Palestinians. They added that the soldiers struck and clubbed many […]

October 18, 2019 12:50 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Illegal Colonists, Soldiers, Attack Palestinian Farmers Trying To Pick Their Olive Trees

Several illegal Israeli colonialist settlers and soldiers attacked, Friday, dozens of Palestinian farmers while trying to enter their own orchards to pick their olive trees in the ash-Shu’ab area, between the villages of Burqa and Beitin, northeast of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. The head of Burqa Village […]

October 18, 2019 12:05 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Hunger Striking Detainee Slapped With A New Administrative Detention Order

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported, Thursday, that an Israeli court has approved the arbitrary Administrative Detention order against a hunger-striking detainee, for an additional six months, without charges. The Committee stated that the detainee, Mo’ab Tawfiq al-Hindi, 29, from Tal village, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, […]

October 18, 2019 11:42 AM IMEMC News Human rights, Nablus, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli Troops Abduct Journalist & Civilian from Jenin

The Israeli occupation forces conducted night raids on Friday morning before dawn, abducting two young men from Jenin and raiding several houses. According to local sources, Israeli forces abducted the editor Fuad Aghbarieh, as well as the civilian Marwan Hashash, after storming the city of Jenin and raiding their homes […]

October 18, 2019 11:18 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Navy Attacks Palestinian Fishermen in Gaza

Israeli naval forces, today, attacked Palestinian fishing boats offshore al-Sudaniya, northwest of Gaza City, according to WAFA correspondence. He said that the Israeli navy opened gunfire and shot water hoses towards fishing boats sailing within three nautical miles offshore, causing material damages. No injuries were reported among the fishermen, who […]

October 17, 2019 1:18 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Settlers Raid Holy Sites in Bethlehem and Jerusaelm

Israeli settlers, today, raided the archaeological site of Solomon’s Pools, to the south of the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem, under the protection of heavily armed Israeli forces. Palestinian security sources said that Israeli forces sealed off the area as settlers stormed the pools, where they performed Jewish rituals. […]

October 17, 2019 1:07 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Bethlehem, Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report 0

51 Palestinians Injured near Joseph’s Tomb

Some 51 Palestinians were injured on Thursday, by live and rubber bullets, with many cases of tear gas suffocation reported, during violent confrontations with Israeli forces, as hundreds of Israeli settlers raided Joseph’s Tomb, to the east of Nablus. The Palestinian Red Crescent in Nablus reported that confrontations erupted ahead […]

October 17, 2019 12:55 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Soldiers Abduct Fourteen Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Thursday, at least fourteen Palestinians, including a father and his two siblings, in addition to a child who was supposed to celebrate his 12th birthday today, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted […]

October 17, 2019 12:01 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Soldiers Shoot Two Palestinian Workers Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers shot, Thursday, two Palestinian workers near the military gate, which was installed on Barta’a town lands, near the northern West Bank city of Jenin, as they were on their way to work. Mahmoud Sa’adi, the head of the Emergency Department at the Palestinian Red Crescent Society’s office in […]

October 17, 2019 10:38 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Four Palestinians, Injures Two Of Them, In Ramallah

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, four young Palestinian men, after injuring two of them, including one who suffered serious wounds, near the al-Am’ari refugee camp, in the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Media sources said the soldiers opened fire at a Palestinian car near the refugee camp, […]

October 17, 2019 9:48 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Update 2: “Army Injures 51 Palestinians, Including Four Infants, In Nablus”

After dozens of Israeli soldiers accompanied many buses and cars, loaded with illegal colonialist settlers, into Joseph Tomb area, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, leading to protests, medical sources said the soldiers have injured 51 Palestinians, including four infants, and one journalist. The soldiers also abducted several […]

October 17, 2019 5:48 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Addameer: “Update on the health status of tortured detainee Smaer Al-Arbeed”

By Addameer Prisoner Support And Human Rights Association: On 15 October 2019, Samer Arbeed‘s detention was extended for another eight days, following a court session that barred Samer’s lawyer from being present. The hearing was held in Hadassah Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU), where Samer was transferred on 27 September […]

October 17, 2019 2:33 AM admin Human rights, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, West Bank 0