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26th Feb 2014

Palestine: Two Palestinian human rights defenders kidnapped in Nablus

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC News : The Solidarity Foundation for Human Rights (SFHR) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday at dawn its lawyer and its researcher, after the army violently invaded their homes in the northern West Bank … Continued

26th Feb 2014

Israeli bill distinguishes Christians from 1948 Palestinians

By Yazan al-Saadi Israel’s legislative branch, known as the Knesset, passed a controversial bill into law that defines 1948 Christians Palestinians as “non-Arabs”, Israeli media reported. The new law – passed on Monday with a vote of 31 in favour … Continued

25th Feb 2014

Palestine: Nonviolent activist kidnapped in Hebron

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday at dawn, local sources reported that several Israeli military jeeps invaded Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and kidnapped a nonviolent activist against Israel’s illegal Settlements and the … Continued

25th Feb 2014

Palestine: Two Palestinians injured by Israeli army fire in Teqoua’ town

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Palestinian medical sources reported Monday that two young Palestinian men were shot and injured by Israeli army fire in Teqoua’ town, southeast of the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Two Palestinians kidnapped near Nablus.                    … Continued

24th Feb 2014

Palestine: Seven kidnapped across West Bank, 2 from Qalqiliya detained

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli occupation forces kidnapped, on Sunday, seven Palestinians from different areas in the West Bank. Al Ray reports that in Hebron, Israeli forces took Ma’mon al-Fakhory, 27, and handed two other citizens … Continued

23rd Feb 2014

Palestine: Israel arrests four people, including two minors

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli forces arrested, early Saturday, four Palestinians from the West Bank and summoned two minors to appear before Israeli intelligence in Bethlehem district, according to security sources.                    [image: Wiki Commons]   … Continued

23rd Feb 2014

Palestine: 13-year-old shot and seriously injured near Rafah

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: A Palestinian child, age 13, has been seriously injured, on Friday evening, as Israeli forces east of Rafah fired at him.                    Safa Images: A Palestinian injured during February 21, border protest east of … Continued

23rd Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers assault farmers in Beit Ummar, al-Asakreh

  By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli settlers, on Saturday, attacked a farmer and his sons in the southern West Bank, near Beit Ummar, a popular committee spokesman said. According to Ma’an News Agency, Muhammad Ayad Awad, … Continued

22nd Feb 2014

Palestine: Dozens injured, five kidnapped as army attacks nonviolent protest in Hebron

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: As dozens of Palestinians marched in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, marched marking the 20th anniversary of the Ibrahimi Mosque massacre, and demanding Israel to open the Shuhada Street, closed … Continued

22nd Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli army invades Beit Ummar near Hebron, several Palestinians injured, one kidnapped

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies :Palestinian medical sources reported, on Friday evening that several Palestinians were injured, and one was kidnapped, after Israeli soldiers invaded the Safa area, north of Beit Ummar town, near the southern West Bank city of … Continued

22nd Feb 2014

Palestine: 11 Palestinians arrested in West Bank

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli forces arrested 11 Palestinians from the West Bank cities of Nablus and Hebron, on Thursday. Seven were taken from the village of Kufur Qadoum, west of Nablus.                        Eyewitnesses, according … Continued

22nd Feb 2014

Palestine: 13 injured as Israelis open fire on Gaza border

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center:  Thirteen people were injured, Friday, after Israeli forces opened fire on Palestinian demonstrators east of Jabaliya, in the northern Gaza Strip. Dozens of others suffered from excessive tear gas inhalation as Israeli … Continued

22nd Feb 2014

Palestine: Palestinian injured by Israeli army fire in northern Gaza

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Friday morning, Palestinian medical sources reported that a young Palestinian man was shot and injured by Israeli army fire, east of Jabalia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The sources said that the young … Continued

22nd Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers invade Deheishe Refugee Camp in Bethlehem

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Friday at dawn, dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the Deheishe refugee camp, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, clashing with dozens of local youth and causing several injuries. Local sources said that the army … Continued

22nd Feb 2014

Palestine: Several Palestinians injured, property damaged, in Nabi Saleh

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers continued their assault against the Nabi Saleh village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, for the tenth consecutive day, firing rounds of live ammunition, gas bombs and rubber-coated metal bullets, leading to dozens of … Continued

21st Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli settler crashes Palestinian car, tires slashed in Jerusalem

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli settler, driving a jeep, rammed on Thursday, a car owned by a Palestinian youth, at Za’tara Junction east Salfeet, in central West Bank.                      Local Palestinian sources said that the … Continued

21st Feb 2014

Palestine: Police arrest Al-Aqsa engineer and staff

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli police, on Thursday, arrested an engineer and three of his staff for fixing a run-down water pipe inside al-Aqsa Mosque compound, in the Old City of Jerusalem, according to an employee … Continued

21st Feb 2014

Palestine: Olive trees uprooted near Ramallah, clashes in Nablus

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Dozens of settlers, Wednesday, uprooted more than 700 olive seedlings in Turmsaya, north of the West Bank city of Ramallah.                    The PNN reports that the Palestinian official responsible for the Settlement … Continued

21st Feb 2014

Palestine: Twelve Palestinians kidnapped across West Bank

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, seven Palestinians in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, three in the southern part and, also on Wednesday evening, two Palestinians near Jenin. The Palestine News … Continued

20th Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli officials & settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: A group of settlers, with Israeli intelligence and police officers, stormed the al-Aqsa Mosque compound, on Tuesday, through Bab al-Magharbeh gate.                    Jewish religious leaders have recently called the settlers to participate … Continued

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