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Army Abducts A Palestinian Child In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, a Palestinian child in the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers invaded and searched several homes, and abducted a child, identified as Jabr Wael Badawi, 15. They added that […]

May 15, 2019 11:45 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians, Including A Woman, In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, eleven Palestinians, including one woman, from occupied East Jerusalem, and summoned two others for interrogation, after the army carried out extensive and violent searches of homes. Media sources said the soldiers abducted a woman, who works for the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee, identified as Ghadir ‘Ammouri, in […]

May 15, 2019 11:02 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Two Palestinian Children Killed By Landmine Near Damascus

Two Palestinian children were killed, less than a week ago, after a landmine detonated near the al-Bahdaliya area, in the suburb of Damascus. The documentation team of the “Actions Group for the Palestinians In Syria” has reported that Omar Mohammad As’ad, 10, and Mohammad Samir Hamamda, 9, from Sayida Zeinab […]

May 15, 2019 8:20 AM IMEMC News Arab World, Human rights, News Report, Refugees/Immigration, Syrian war 0

Fares: “Israeli Courts Grant Green Light To Fanatics To Kill More Palestinians”

Qaddoura Fares, the head of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has stated, Tuesday, that the Israeli court that “acquitted the Israeli terrorist, who participated in the firebombing of Dawabsha family home in 2015, killing the father, mother and one of their children, and seriously wounding the only surviving child, is […]

May 15, 2019 1:31 AM IMEMC News Human rights, Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, Israeli Settlement, Negev, News Report, Palestinian Politics, West Bank 0

Israeli Military Training Causes Fire In Dozens Of Dunams Of Palestinian Lands

Large areas of Palestinian grazing lands were burnt, Tuesday, after the Israeli army conducted military drills in the West Bank’s Northern Plains. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers carried out military training, including the use of explosives, in the al-Boqei’a ash-Sharqiya and Hamsa areas in the Northern Plains […]

May 15, 2019 12:22 AM IMEMC News Human rights, Israeli attacks, Jordan Valley, News Report, West Bank 0

Soldiers Assault A Palestinian Near His Home In Hebron

Israeli soldiers assaulted,  on Tuesday evening, a young Palestinian man at a military roadblock near his home in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, causing cuts and bruises, and detained him for several hours. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers assaulted Amin Nafeth Salayma, […]

May 15, 2019 12:02 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Organizations Denounce Israeli Court Decision On 2015 Murder Case

Several Palestinian organizations, including the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, denounced Israeli court’s exoneration of a member of an extremist Jewish settler suspected of committing the murder of three members of the Palestinian Dawabsha family, in 2015. The July 31, 2015 firebomb attack of the Dawabsha home in the […]

May 14, 2019 1:27 PM Ali Salam Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 13 Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians, including a father and his son, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army invaded and dozens of homes, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said the soldiers abducted five Palestinians from Bethlehem governorate, identified […]

May 14, 2019 1:16 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

US Government Denies Visa to Renowned Palestinian Legislator Hanan Ashrawi

One of the top leaders in the Palestinian government, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, has had her visa rejected by the U.S. government with no reason given for the denial. Ashrawi has long been considered a moderate, tempered voice among the Palestinian leadership who is seen as both uncorruptible and steadfast in […]

May 14, 2019 2:23 AM Celine Hagbard Human rights, International, News Report 0

Israel Approves Two Majors Roads On Palestinian Lands To Link Between Colonies In West Bank

The Israeli authorities have approved the paving of two new roads to link with illegal isolated colonies, built on private Palestinian lands in the southern and northern parts of the occupied West Bank. Israeli daily Haaretz said the approval was for two major road in the occupied West Bank, and […]

May 14, 2019 12:47 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Carries Out A Limited Invasion Into Northern And Central Gaza

On Monday, several Israeli military vehicles, including armored bulldozers, invaded Palestinian agricultural lands in the northern and central parts of the besieged Gaza Strip, and bulldozed some sections while firing live rounds. Media sources said the soldiers advanced dozens of meters into farmlands in the eastern area of Beit Hanoun, […]

May 13, 2019 11:08 PM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians, Injures Three, In Jenin

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday morning, Jenin refugee camp and the al-Yamoun town, in the northern West Bank governorate of Jenin, injured three Palestinians, in addition to causing many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, and abducted five. Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers shot […]

May 13, 2019 9:57 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abduct Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, eleven Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Jenin governorate, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers abducted Khaled Abu Zeina, Firas al-Wehda, Ahmad Hussein Abdul-Hafith, Ahmad […]

May 13, 2019 8:22 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Nablus, News Report, Qalqilia, West Bank 0

Jeremy Corbyn: We Cannot Stay Silent At Continued Denial Of Justice To Palestinians

The leader of the UK opposition Labour Party, MP Jeremy Corbyn, reiterated, this weekend, his party’s support for the Palestinian cause, condemning human rights violations by Israel. In a Facebook post, Corbyn wrote, “We cannot stand by or stay silent at the continuing denial of rights and justice to the Palestinian […]

May 13, 2019 3:51 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, International, International News, International Politics, News Report 0

Colonial Settlers Kill Dozens of Almond Trees near Nablus

Israeli settlers chopped down dozens of Palestinian-owned almond trees in Yanun village, south of the northern occupied West Bank district of Nablus, on Monday. Rashed Marar, head of the village council, told Ma’an News Agency that a number of Israeli settlers from the illegal Israeli settlement of Hill 777, located […]

May 13, 2019 3:40 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0