West Bank As war rages in Gaza, West Bank routine of violence and arrests unabated Haaretz 24 Aug by Amira Hass — Arrests, expulsions, home demolitions, land seizure and settlers harassing Palestinians continues: Since the beginning of the fighting in the south on July 8, soldiers and police have injured 2,139 Palestinians in the […]
Ahmad Abu Raida was only 16 when Israeli soldiers repeatedly used him as a human shield for five days in Khuza’a, southern Gaza. Defence for Children -Ramallah, August 21, 2014 Israeli soldiers repeatedly used Ahmad Abu Raida, 17, as a human shield for five days while he was held hostage during Israel’s ground invasion of […]
Wednesday August 27, 2014 14:27 by IMEMC News & Agencies According to Israeli National Radio, Avigdor Lieberman (Foreign Minister), Naftali Bennett (Industry, Trade and Labor Minister), Gilad Erdan (Home Front Defense Minister) and Yitzhak Aharonovich (Internal Security Minister) oppose the Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire agreement.
[ PIC 27/08/2014 - 09:28 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian resistance has reached an agreement Tuesday with Israel on a permanent ceasefire in the Gaza Strip under Egyptian mediation after more than 50 days of Israel’s barbaric offensive.
[ PIC 27/08/2014 - 09:57 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian Bar Association declared the launch of the international campaign to prosecute Israeli officials for committing war crimes and massacres in Gaza.
[ PIC 27/08/2014 - 10:20 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian masses echoed cheers as Hamas political bureau member Mahmoud al-Zahhar announced on Tuesday evening Israel’s political, strategic, and military defeat. “We hit Israel’s national security strategy, with which Israel pulled the wool over everybody’s eyes for 66 years, with a fatal blow.
[ PIC 26/08/2014 - 11:41 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli Land Authority has published tenders to build 807 new housing units in Gilo settlement, south of occupied Jerusalem. Israeli media sources said that 708 new housing units are planned to be established in Gilo settlement neighborhood.
[ PIC 27/08/2014 - 07:11 AM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– A barrage of renewed Israeli airstrikes rocking besieged Gaza on Tuesday afternoon claimed the lives of at least three Palestinian youths and knocked down three civilian homes just a few hours before a long-term ceasefire was to be put into effect.
Wednesday August 27, 2014 10:51 by International Solidarity Movement | IMEMC While shepherding approximately 1 km south of Qawawis, a village south of al-Khalil (Hebron), on Sunday 24th near the illegal settlement and army base of Suseya, three shepherds were stopped by the Israeli army and detained for 20 minutes.
Palestinians celebrate their victory over Israel following a ceasefire on August 26, 2014.
Published on Aug 9, 2014 Correction: The speaker, Rania Masri, has made a correction that Noam Chomsky supports the Palestinian right of return. This video features a speech by Dr.
MEMO | Tuesday, 26 August 2014 15:51 ‘We want Gaza to become free, to have all crossings opened, to have a seaport and an airport, to have no problem with transferring money, to guarantee no aggression on the unity government, to connect with the West Bank, to stop all aggressions in the West Bank [&
Wednesday August 27, 2014 09:00 by Translated By Saed Bannoura, IMEMC – IMEMC News By Donia al-Watan News His children were waiting for the day when they buy new clothes, books and pencils before the new school year starts, playing and laughing with their mother and father, but Israel’s shells came faster, took their […]
Wednesday August 27, 2014 07:40 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza issued a report stating that Israeli missiles and shells, fired against the Palestinian population of Gaza since July 8, led to the death of 2145 Palestinians, including 578 children, 263 women, and 102 elderly.
Tuesday August 26, 2014 21:40 by Celine Hagbard – 1 of International Middle East Media Center Editorial Group An open-ended ceasefire announced last night between Israel and the Palestinian group Hamas led to celebrations in the streets of Gaza Tuesday, where people have been under constant bombardment and drone surveillance for the past seven weeks.
Published on Aug 25, 2014 Israel is pressing ahead with its deadly military campaign against the Gaza Strip. At least 11 Palestinians have lost their lives in fresh airstrikes on the coastal enclave. The raids which targeted an area in Gaza City, have also injured a number of other Gazans.
Published on Aug 25, 2014 At least two Palestinians have been killed in fresh airstrikes on Gaza, as the Israeli army keeps pounding the besieged coastal strip. Around a dozen people including children were also injured. Some of them are in critical condition.
Published on Aug 25, 2014 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip suffer more death and destruction as Israeli warplanes keep pounding the besieged territory. The Italian tower complex and a UN-run school sheltering Palestinian refugees is the latest targets of the Israeli attacks.
Published on Aug 25, 2014 Israel has fired a number of artillery shells into southern Lebanon after two rockets from the area hit northern Israel on Monday. About 20 Israeli shells have landed in Lebanon’s Wadi al-Litani region. Reports say after rockets were fired from the al-Jarmaq region, sirens wailed across northern Israel.
Anadolu Agency | 25 August 2014 20:53 (Last updated 25 August 2014 20:55) This brings to 14 the total number of journalists killed during Israel’s weeks-long onslaught on the Gaza Strip GAZA CITY A Palestinian reporter was killed on Monday by an Israeli artillery barrage on Gaza City, bringing to 14 the total number of [&
PACBI | Aug 22, 2014 British filmmaker Ken Loach has called for the “boycott of all the cultural happenings supported by the Israeli state” at an awards ceremony honouring two Palestinian directors.
Ma’an news Agency | Aug 25, 2014 22:51 (MaanImages) TULKAREM (Ma’an) – Israeli forces raided Tulkarem refugee camp in the northern West Bank early Monday morning and detained a top Fatah official from his home in the camp. Palestinian security sources told Ma’an that several Israeli military vehicles stormed the camp at 4 a.m.
Monday August 25, 2014 21:52 by International Solidarity Movement | IMEMC Today in al-Khalil (Hebron), Israeli forces fired 15 tear gas grenades and canisters, as well as five stun grenades at children as they waited to go to school.
By Peter Hart | Global Research, August 25, 2014 Original posted by FAIR 22 August 2014 Though it has faded somewhat from the headlines, Israel’s war on Gaza is still going on, with a round of airstrikes that killed dozens this week. And how was this reported in the New York Times? As Hamas breaking a […]
[ PIC 25/08/2014 - 03:03 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– The family of detainee Iyad Istiteh, 32, from Jenin, expressed deep concern about his health after suffering from acute inflammation of the esophagus and other health problems while the Israeli prison administration neglected his treatment.
[ PIC 25/08/2014 - 02:47 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) arrested at dawn Monday 11 Palestinians in the West Bank after storming various cities and villages. Local sources said that that two Palestinians, affiliated with the popular front for the liberation of Palestine, were arrested on Monday after raiding their homes. […]
[ PIC 25/08/2014 - 02:33 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– A number of Palestinian students were injured on Monday when Israeli occupation forces (IOF) brutally stormed an elementary school in the Old City of al-Khalil. Local sources told a PIC reporter that IOF soldiers surrounded the school and started firing tear gas bombs inside it, which […]
MEMO | Monday, 25 August 2014 15:42 According to the Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza, the number of fatalities on the 49th day of the war was 20 with more than 60 wounded. Palestinian medical sources in Gaza have confirmed that 90 Palestinian families were completely exterminated by Israeli forces in their ongoing […]
Palestinians carry the body of a Palestinian teenager who died of his injuries, during his funeral on August 25, 2014 in the West Bank city of Nablus.
[ PIC 25/08/2014 - 02:50 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Eight-year-old Thaer Jawdeh was the only survivor from a recent Israeli aerial attack that massacred all members of his family as they were inside their house in Beit Lahiya, according to spokesman for the Palestinian health ministry Ashraf Al-Qudra. Thaer lost his right foot and some […]
[ PIC 25/08/2014 - 01:18 PM ] ANKARA, (PIC)– About 50 angry Turkish protesters, including members of the IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation, tried on Sunday evening to break into the Israeli embassy in Ankara in protest against Israeli aggression on Gaza.