Palestinian Family Demolishes Their Under-construction Home in Occupied East Jerusalem

A Palestinian family demolished two under-construction apartments, on Monday, in the al-‘Isawiya neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem, the Palestinian News & Information Agency (WAFA) reported. Israeli authorities ordered the two apartments, belonging to the Obeid family, to be destroyed under the pretext of lacking a permit, an extremely difficult endeavor for Palestinians in their own land. AyeshContinue reading “Palestinian Family Demolishes Their Under-construction Home in Occupied East Jerusalem”

Israeli Authorities Force 2 Palestinian Families to Demolish Their Homes in East Jerusalem

Israeli authorities dictated, on Monday, that the Shuqeirat brothers demolish their two apartments in the Jabal al-Mokabber neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem, the Palestinian News & Information Agency (WAFA) reported. Correspondent for WAFA stated that the Shuqeirat brothers, Daoud and Mahmoud, removed the contents of their apartments, and knocked down the two 80 square-meter apartments,Continue reading “Israeli Authorities Force 2 Palestinian Families to Demolish Their Homes in East Jerusalem”

Israeli Forces Open Fire at Palestinian Farmland and Fishing Boats in Southern Gaza

Israeli forces opened fire, on Monday, at Palestinian farmers and fishermen in the southern besieged Gaza Strip, the Palestinian News & Information Agency (WAFA) reported. WAFA correspondent stated that the occupation army opened heavy live fire at Palestinian farmlands east of Khan Younis in the Al-Sanati area of Abasan al-Kabira town. No injuries were reported.Continue reading “Israeli Forces Open Fire at Palestinian Farmland and Fishing Boats in Southern Gaza”

Israeli Army Detains Sixteen Palestinians from Occupied Jerusalem

Israeli forces detained, overnight Saturday and Sunday morning, sixteen Palestinian civilians in different parts of occupied Jerusalem, according to local sources. Sources told the Palestinian News & Information Agency (WAFA) that Israeli troops stormed and searched the homes of three young men from Hizma town, northeast of occupied Jerusalem, identified as; Muhammad Al-Khatib, Nadim Al-Khatib,Continue reading “Israeli Army Detains Sixteen Palestinians from Occupied Jerusalem”

If Americans Knew: 2-minute video on the 78 Palestinian children killed by Israel in 2021, and the 1 Israeli child killed by Palestinians

If Americans Knew: Our Senators and House members vote to give Israel billions of our tax dollars every year. Therefore, they have a moral obligation to learn what they are funding. Demand that they view this 2-minute video to see the 78 Palestinian children Israel killed in 2021 with our tax money: https://iakn.us/children2021 Also view this on YouTube,Continue reading “If Americans Knew: 2-minute video on the 78 Palestinian children killed by Israel in 2021, and the 1 Israeli child killed by Palestinians”

Army Shoots and Injures Two Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli forces injured, on Saturday, dozens of Palestinians at the weekly anti-settlement demonstration in the village of Kufur Qaddoum, east of Qalqilia in the northern occupied West Bank, according to eyewitnesses. Witnesses told Quds Press that the procession began at the Omar Ibn Al-Khattab Mosque, and walked towards the entrance to the town which wasContinue reading “Army Shoots and Injures Two Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum”

Israeli Forces Order Closure of Palestinian-owned Shops in Hebron

Israeli soldiers forced, on Saturday, Palestinian shops to close for the fourth day in a row, in the Old City of Hebron (Al-Khalil) in the southern occupied West Bank, according shop owners and a local official. Taysir Abu Sneineh, the mayor of Hebron, told the Palestinian News & Information Agency (WAFA) that soldiers ordered severalContinue reading “Israeli Forces Order Closure of Palestinian-owned Shops in Hebron”

Israeli Forces Detain Two Palestinians From Silwan

Israeli forces detained, on Saturday, two young Palestinian men from Silwan town, south of Al-Aqsa in occupied East Jerusalem, according to local sources. Sources told the Palestinian News & Information Agency (WAFA) that Israeli soldiers stormed and searched the homes of two young men identified as, Omar Shweiki and Adel Al-Jabari, before abducting them. InContinue reading “Israeli Forces Detain Two Palestinians From Silwan”

Israel’s Hasbara in Sheikh Jarrah: On Gilad Erdan’s ‘Terrorist’ Rock and Faulty Logic

By Ramzy Baroud for the Palestine Chronicle Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations, Gilad Erdan, is leading his country’s anti-Palestinian propaganda, this time engaging in pre-emptive hasbara in anticipation of a Palestinian response to the ongoing evictions in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah. “Would you consider it a terror attack if a rock likeContinue reading “Israel’s Hasbara in Sheikh Jarrah: On Gilad Erdan’s ‘Terrorist’ Rock and Faulty Logic”

OCHA: Protection of Civilians Report | January 11-24, 2022

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Highlights from the reporting period Two Palestinian attacks or alleged attacks against Israeli forces resulted in the killing of an alleged perpetrator, the injury and arrest of another and the injury of an Israeli soldier. On 17 January, in Gush Etzion junction (Hebron), a 39-year-old PalestinianContinue reading “OCHA: Protection of Civilians Report | January 11-24, 2022”