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5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Worker kidnapped, another suffered broken leg by Israeli soldiers

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers, stationed at a roadblock near Hebron, attacked on Tuesday two Palestinian workers heading to work, causing one worker to suffer a broken leg, while kidnapping his friend. Eyewitnesses said that several soldiers, stationed at the … Continued

5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli missile kills two Palestinians in Gaza

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC News: An Israeli fighter jet reportedly dropped a missile, Monday night, near Beit Hanoun, in northern Gaza, killing two Palestinians and wounding three others, including a child.                    [Town of Beit Hanoun as seen from Israeli border … Continued

4th Mar 2014

US: Obama voices hope for Middle East solution, urges ‘compromise on all sides’

US President Obama has urged Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to take “tough decisions” in peace talks with the Palestinians. Netanyahu said the onus was more on the Palestinian authorities than on his government.  Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu’s Monday meeting … Continued

4th Mar 2014

Palestine: Eleven legislators, one Minister, held by Israel

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC News: The Ahrar Center for Detainees Studies and Human Rights has reported that Israel is currently holding captive eleven democratically elected Palestinian legislators, and one minister.                    [Palestinain Legislative Council - Ahrar]   In a press release, … Continued

4th Mar 2014

Palestine: Nine Palestinians kidnapped from West Bank area, one from Al Aqsa Mosque

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli occupation forces abducted, on Monday, eleven Palestinians from the West Bank.                      Four Palestinians from Hebron and two others from Tulkarem were taken, while another in Ein Yabrud village, north … Continued

4th Mar 2014

Palestine: Two Students Detained South of Nablus

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Monday, Israeli forces raided al-Sawiya high school, south of Nablus, and detained two students, according to a Palestinian Authority official. Ghassan Daghlas told Ma’an News Agency that Israeli forces surrounded the school and … Continued

3rd Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers uproot Olive trees near Nablus

Chris Carlson [image: Wiki Commons] International Middle East Media Center: Israeli settlers Sunday uprooted around 200 newly planted olive trees belonging to a Palestinian from the Kufr Qadoom, a village west of Nablus, according to a local activist. Ghassan Daghlas, … Continued

3rd Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli army raids schools near Jenin, halts kindergarten construction in Hebron

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli forces stormed a kindergarten and a high school in the town of Ya’bod, to the west of Jenin, on Sunday, according to security sources.                    [image: Wiki Commons   According to … Continued

2nd Mar 2014

Palestine: Fourteen protesters wounded in Israeli attacks on 5 weekly non-violent demonstrations

By Ghassan Bannoura IMEMC News: Local sources report that at least 14 civilians were injured, and many others were treated for the effects of tear gas inhalation, on Friday, when Israeli soldiers attacked anti-wall non-violent protests organized in West Bank villages, … Continued

2nd Mar 2014

Palestine: Palestinian farmers barred from lands in Hebron, shepherds attacked east of Bethlehem

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli forces, on Saturday, prevented Palestinian farmers in the Hebron district from accessing their privately owned land, local popular committee spokespeople said.                    (MaanImages)   Nidal al-Haddar, a spokesman for the popular … Continued

2nd Mar 2014

Palestine: Military seals off Yaʻbad, raids houses near Bethlehem

[image: Wiki Commons] Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli forces blocked off all earth access roads leading to Yaʻbad to the west of Jenin, according to local security sources. Israeli troops, backed by military bulldozers, have sealed off all … Continued

2nd Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian woman in southern Gaza

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: A Palestinian woman was shot dead by Israeli forces in the southern Gaza Strip late Friday, according to witnesses and medics.                    (MaanImages)   Witnesses said that 57-year-old Aminah Atiyeh Qudeih was … Continued

1st Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli air strike hits northern Gaza

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli forces launched an air strike on the northern Gaza Strip, on Thursday evening, targeting a rocket launch site, according to a statement by Israeli forces. The statement said that the air … Continued

1st Mar 2014

Palestine: Two Palestinians kidnapped in Jenin

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Occupation forces kidnapped, on Friday, two Palestinians from Jaba’ village south of Jenin, north of the West Bank.                      According to a PNN report, security sources said that Israeli forces raided … Continued

28th Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers bulldoze lands in Ja’loud village

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Settler bulldozers, on Thursday morning, began to raze lands in Ja’loud village, to the south of Nablus, in order to expand settlements in the region.                      Al Ray News Agency reports … Continued

28th Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers raid Joseph’s Tomb, east of Nablus

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Hundreds of settlers, under the protection of Israeli forces, raided Joseph’s Tomb to perform religious rituals, on Thursday.                      Witnesses said that buses full of Israeli settlers stormed the area east … Continued

28th Feb 2014

Palestine: Three injured in Hebron clashes following Birzeit killing

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Three Palestinians were injured by Israeli forces, on Thursday, during a protest near Hebron which followed the killing of Muatazz Washaha, 24, in the central West Bank, earlier in the day. Local … Continued

28th Feb 2014

Palestine: Palestinian killed by Israeli army fire near Ramallah

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Thursday, Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian man after surrounding a home and firing shells at the property, in Birzeit town, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah; soldiers also demolished a home … Continued

28th Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers uproot Palestinian lands near Nablus

IMEMC & Agencies: Thursday morning, a number of fanatic Israeli settlers invaded Palestinian farmlands near Jaloud village, southeast of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and uprooted them. Eyewitnesses said that settlers drove in on a number of bulldozers, uprooting lands … Continued

28th Feb 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap 15 Palestinians across West Bank, demolish home

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Thursday, Israeli soldiers invaded various Palestinian communities, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, kidnapping 15 Palestinians, including a 9-year old child and a mentally challenged Palestinian. Soldiers also demolished a Palestinian home near … Continued

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