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12th Jan 2014

Israel: Ariel Sharon, the “Butcher of Beirut,” is dead

    By Marc Abizeid Al-Akhbar: Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, whose legacy includes the killing of tens of thousands of Arabs over his six-decade military and political career, is dead. He took his final breath on Saturday afternoon … Continued

11th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israel unveils plans for 1,800 illegal settler homes

Israel announced plans on Friday to build more than 1,800 new illegal settler homes in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, settlement watchdog Peace Now said. The housing ministry announced the plans for 1,076 units in annexed east Jerusalem and … Continued

10th Jan 2014

Palestine: Dozens injured by Israeli gas bombs near Qalqilia

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded ‘Ezbet al-Tabib village, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and fired gas bombs causing dozens of residents to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation. Local sources … Continued

10th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli settler child sprays face of Palestinian child with chlorine

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Eyewitnesses said that an Israeli settler child, approximately 12 years of age, sprayed face of a Palestinian girl with chlorine, and fled the scene. The child suffered minor injuries and was locally treated without the need … Continued

10th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers write racist graffiti near Ramallah

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Thursday, a number of extremist Israeli settlers infiltrated into the Single Palestinian village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and wrote racist graffiti on walls of a local home in the village. Head … Continued

10th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israel indicts 12-year-old Palestinian boy

RAMALLAH,  (WAFA): The Israeli authorities indicted a 12-year-old boy from the town of Hizma, east of Jerusalem, the Palestine branch of Defense of Children International (DCI) said Thursday. It said Israeli forces arrested Mustafa Khatib, a sixth grade student, on … Continued

10th Jan 2014

Palestine: 17 injured by Israeli forces in Bethlehem

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Thursday morning, 17 Palestinian youth were injured after occupation soldiers fired rubber-coated steel bullets and live ammunition at them in Adhaisha camp, in the Bethlehem area.                    [Image: Al Ray]   Al Ray … Continued

10th Jan 2014

Chilean football club sparks Israeli outrage with pro-Palestinian uniform

A Chilean football club has sparked debate over its new jerseys, in which the number “1” is replaced by an outline of pre-1948 Palestine, angering Israel which demanded the uniform’s removal, local media reported. Club Deportivo Palestino, a first division … Continued

9th Jan 2014

Palestine: Palestinian killed by Israeli shell in Gaza, two children injured

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News: Wednesday, Palestinian medical sources reported that one Palestinian has been killed, and two children injured, one seriously, when Israeli soldiers fired shells into the Al-Kassarat area, east of Gaza city.                    [Mohammad Salama al-Ajla, 32 – … Continued

9th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers set fire to two cars near Nablus

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Wednesday Palestinian sources reported that a number of Israeli settlers infiltrated Madama village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, attacked Palestinian property and burnt two cars. The sources said that the settlers burnt … Continued

8th Jan 2014

Palestine: Fifteen Palestinians injured near Hebron

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday evening, Palestinian medical sources reported that at least fifteen young Palestinian men have been injured after Israeli soldiers invaded Al-Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.                    … Continued

8th Jan 2014

Palestine: Five Palestinians kidnapped in Nablus, Hebron

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday at dawn, Israeli soldiers invaded the northern West Bank district of Nablus, and the southern West Bank district of Hebron, kidnapping five Palestinians. Several Palestinians kidnapped in Jerusalem on Monday. Local sources in Nablus … Continued

7th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israel to build 272 illegal units in West Bank settlements

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli Peace Now Movement revealed Monday that Israel is planning the construction of 272 units in illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, and that the decision was made as U.S. Secretary of State … Continued

7th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers storm Urif

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Monday Israeli settlers stormed Urif, in the northern West Bank, south of Nablus, under heavy guard of Israeli soldiers.                    [Image: Al Ray] Al Ray news agency has reported that “a numbers of … Continued

7th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap Palestinian journalist near Ramallah

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Monday at dawn, dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the Kufur Ni’ma village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and kidnapped a Palestinian journalist. Local sources have reported that the soldiers violently broke … Continued

7th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers attack school near Nablus

IMEMC & Agencies: Monday morning, a number of Israeli settlers attacked a Palestinian school and a water tank in Orif village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Local residents chased the settlers out of their village and clashed … Continued

6th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli settler assaults 12-year-old girl in Jerusalem

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Sunday morning, an Israeli settler violently assaulted a 12-year-old Palestinian girl who was on her way to school in the old city of Jerusalem, reports Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency. “Marah Munther Jalajil lives in … Continued

6th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers assault Palestinians south of Hebron

IMEMC & Agencies: Saturday evening, Israeli soldiers violently assaulted several Palestinians in Um Al-Kheir village, east of Yatta, near the southern West Bank city of Hebron. Rateb Jabour, coordinator of the Popular Committee Against the Wall in Hebron, stated that dozens soldiers … Continued

6th Jan 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap four Palestinians in Jerusalem, Bethlehem

IMEMC & Agencies: Sunday Israeli police officers kidnapped a Palestinian in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem, while Israeli soldiers kidnapped three Palestinians in Beit Fajjar town, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Palestinian sources in Jerusalem have reported … Continued

4th Jan 2014

Palestine: Two Palestinians wounded by Israeli army fire near Jabalia, northern Gaza

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Friday evening, Palestinian medical sources said that two Palestinians were shot and wounded by Israeli military fire east of the Jabalia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The sources said that a … Continued

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