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27th Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli settlers destroy Palestinian Olive grove near Salfit

[Olive trees destroyed by settlers (Archive photo from occupied palestine blog)]   By Saed Bannoura IMEMC News: A group of Israeli settlers invaded the village of Bruqin, near Salfit in the northern West Bank, early Monday morning, and uprooted a grove … Continued

26th Nov 2013

Palestine: Israel to build, legalize, 800 units in illegal West Bank settlements

  IMEMC & Agencies: Monday Israeli sources reported that the Israeli government has decided to build, and legalize, more than 800 units in illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. The decision came just a few days after the Netanyahu government … Continued

26th Nov 2013

Palestine: 12 Palestinians kidnapped in West Bank

[Archive Photo - Safa News]   IMEMC & Agencies: Monday Israeli soldiers invaded dozens of communities in different parts of the occupied West Bank, broke into and violently searched dozens of homes, and kidnapped at least 12 Palestinians. Local sources in … Continued

26th Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap three Palestinians in Bethlehem

[File photo:] IMEMC & Agencies: Monday at dawn dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded al-Obeydiyya town, east of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, and kidnapped three Palestinians. Local sources have reported that the soldiers broke … Continued

26th Nov 2013

Palestine: Two teachers, one student, kidnapped in Jerusalem

IMEMC & Agencies: The Al-Aqsa Foundation for Waqf and Heritage has reported Sunday that several Israeli soldiers kidnapped two teachers and a student in the Al-Aqsa Mosque yard, and took them to an interrogation facility. The attack took place after settlers broke … Continued

25th Nov 2013

Israel: Bedouin Arabs protest forced displacement plan in Negev, southern Israel

[Bedouin protester abducted by Israeli police (image by Ma'an news)]   IMEMC: A visit by several Israeli legislators to the Negev desert in southern Israel Sunday was met by protests organized by local residents opposed to the Israeli plan to … Continued

25th Nov 2013

Palestine: Several Palestinians kidnapped in West Bank, Gaza

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Sunday at dawn and on Saturday evening, several Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and in the Gaza Strip. Most of the invasions and arrests took place in the Hebron District, … Continued

25th Nov 2013

Palestine: Five injured, five kidnapped, in Hebron

[File photo: Israeli settlers assaulting a Palestinian -]   IMEMC & Agencies: Saturday the Popular Committee Against the Wall and Settlements in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, has reported that five Palestinians have been wounded during … Continued

24th Nov 2013

Palestine: Several Palestinians injured in Jerusalem

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers attacked on Friday nonviolent Palestinian protesters at the Kabsa Junction, between the Al-Ezariyya, Abu Dis and Al-Eesawiyya towns, in occupied East Jerusalem, and fired at them leading to several injuries. Spokesperson of the Popular Committee Against … Continued

23rd Nov 2013

Palestine: 4900 Palestinians currently held by Israel

I [File photo:] IMEMC & Agencies: Palestinian Researcher specialized in detainee’s affair Abdul-Nasser Farawna stated that the Israeli occupation army is still holding captive 4900 Palestinians in 17 prisons, prison camps, detention and interrogation facilities. Among the detainees are … Continued

22nd Nov 2013

Palestine: Palestinian lands uprooted near Al-Khader

[Journalists attacked and detained: Radio Bethlehem 2000]   IMEMC & Agencies: Thursday dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the Baten Al-Ma’sy Mountain area, in the Al-Khader town south of Bethlehem, and bulldozed Palestinians lands, uprooting them in preparation for use in the … Continued

22nd Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli army hands destruction orders against homes near Jenin

[File photo:]   IMEMC & Agencies: Wednesday evening several Israeli military jeeps invaded the Barta’a village, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, carrying destruction orders issued by the military against seven Palestinian homes and two chicken … Continued

22nd Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli army illegally confiscated lands in Hebron

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli Soldiers invaded, on Thursday morning Deerat village, east of Yatta in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and illegally confiscated seven dunams of Palestinian lands, in order to pave a road for Jewish settlers. Coordinator of … Continued

22nd Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap Palestinian child In Jerusalem

[File photo: Israeli soldiers kidnapping Palestinian child.]   IMEMC & Agencies: Wednesday evening, Israeli soldiers invaded Silwan town, in occupied East Jerusalem, and kidnapped an 11-year-old child after alleging that he hurled stones at them. The child has been identified … Continued

21st Nov 2013

Palestine: 33 Palestinians killed by Israeli soldiers this year

IMEMC News: Medical and legal sources in the West Bank and Gaza report that Israeli soldiers have killed 33 Palestinians since the beginning of this year; 23, including four detainees, have been killed in the West Bank and 10 in … Continued

20th Nov 2013

Palestinian detainees in Asqalan on hunger strike

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News: The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Palestinian detainees held at the Israeli Asqalan Prison started an open-ended hunger strike after special units of the Israeli army invaded the prison on Monday November … Continued

20th Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli air force carries out seven airstrikes against Gaza

IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday evening Israeli war jets carried out seven air strikes targeting different areas in the northern and the southern parts of the Gaza Strip. [File photo: Naharnet News]   Israeli military sources alleged that the attacks were … Continued

20th Nov 2013

Palestine: Woman injured after being hit by Israeli settler’s vehicle

IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday evening Palestinian medical sources have reported that a Palestinian woman was wounded after being rammed by a speeding vehicle of an Israeli settler, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The sources said that Shamsa Sharif, … Continued

20th Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli navy opened fire at fishing boats in Gaza

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli navy boats opened fire, on Tuesday at dawn at a number of Palestinian fishing boats near the Gaza coast causing damage but no injuries. Eyewitnesses said that the fishermen had to sail back to … Continued

20th Nov 2013

Palestine: Israeli settlers burn two cars near Nablus

IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday at dawn a number of extremist Israeli settlers invaded Far’ata village, west of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, burnt two cars and wrote racist graffiti. [Car burnt by Settlers: Image International Solidarity Movement]   Local … Continued

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