Israeli Army Injures Dozens of Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum, Beita, and Beit Dajan Protests

Israeli forces attacked, on Friday, a number of non-violent demonstrations in various parts of the occupied West Bank, injuring dozens of Palestinian protestors, according to local sources. At the weekly demonstration in the northern West Bank village of Kufur Qaddoum, east of Qalqilia, occupation forces shot 9 Palestinians, including 2 children with rubber-coated steel rounds.Continue reading “Israeli Army Injures Dozens of Palestinians in Kufur Qaddoum, Beita, and Beit Dajan Protests”

Israeli Forces Injure 42 Palestinians at Al-Aqsa Mosque in Occupied Jerusalem

Israeli occupation police attacked, on Friday, Palestinian Muslim worshipers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of occupied Jerusalem, injuring 42, local sources reported. Israeli forces invaded, on Friday, the Islamic holy site after the Fajir (morning) prayer and opened fire with tear gas canisters, concussion grenades, and rubber-coated steel rounds, injuring 42 PalestinianContinue reading “Israeli Forces Injure 42 Palestinians at Al-Aqsa Mosque in Occupied Jerusalem”

Israeli Forces Detain Ten Palestinians from the West Bank and Gaza

Israeli forces detained, on Wednesday night and dawn Thursday, ten Palestinian civilians, including a child from the occupied West Bank and the Gaza Strip, according to local sources. Israeli soldiers detained a Palestinian journalist identified as Ayman Qawariq, 36, a resident of Awarta village, southeast of Nablus in the northern West Bank while he attemptedContinue reading “Israeli Forces Detain Ten Palestinians from the West Bank and Gaza”

PCHR: Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (Weekly Update April 21- 27, 2022)

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR): Weekly Update Violation of right to life and bodily integrity: Two Palestinians were killed and another succumbed to his wounds.  Also, 86 others, including 7 children, 2 paramedics and 3 journalists, were wounded by Israeli occupation forces’ (IOF) fire while tens of others suffocated and sustained bruises in theContinue reading “PCHR: Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (Weekly Update April 21- 27, 2022)”

Opinion: Border Closures are Part of Israel’s War of Attrition Against the People of Gaza

By Dr Fayez Abu Shamaleh for Felesteen When the Israeli army advises its political leadership to resort to economic punishment in response to rockets fired from the Gaza Strip, it means that the military has lost its deterrence factor. The so-called Israel Defence Forces now understand that low-flying aircraft dropping bombs on some sites hereContinue reading “Opinion: Border Closures are Part of Israel’s War of Attrition Against the People of Gaza”

PCHR: IOF Kill 2 Palestinians and Wound 6 Others, Including 2 Children in the West Bank

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights: Press Release | April 27, 2022 Israeli occupation forces (IOF) killed 2 Palestinians and wounded 6 others, including 2 children, in two separate incidents during their incursions into Jenin and Jericho in the West Bank. These murder crimes reflect IOF loose shooting standards against Palestinians, allowed without threat or realContinue reading “PCHR: IOF Kill 2 Palestinians and Wound 6 Others, Including 2 Children in the West Bank”

Occupation Forces Detain Several Palestinians from the West Bank and Gaza Strip

Israeli forces, on Wednesday, detained several Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, including former prisoners, and detained fishermen in the besieged Gaza Strip, according to local sources. The Israeli Navy detained, on Wednesday, two Palestinian fishermen while they were fishing off the coast of Deir al-Balah, in the central Gaza Strip, releasing them afterwards. AnContinue reading “Occupation Forces Detain Several Palestinians from the West Bank and Gaza Strip”

UN Experts: “Israel’s Housing Policies in Occupied Palestinian Territory Amount to Racial Segregation”

United Nations Office of the High Commissioner: Press Release GENEVA (27 April 2022) – Israel’s housing policies in East Jerusalem amount to racial segregation and discrimination against the Palestinian people, and a violation of their human rights, UN experts* said today. Based on reports received, the experts said Palestinians in the territory have been subject toContinue reading “UN Experts: “Israel’s Housing Policies in Occupied Palestinian Territory Amount to Racial Segregation””

Israeli Army Shoots and Kills One Palestinian Youth, Injures Three in Jenin

Israeli forces invaded, at dawn Monday, Jenin city and the Jenin refugee camp, in the northern occupied West Bank, shooting four Palestinian youths, killing one and moderately injuring the other three, according to Quds Press. The armed wing of the Islamic Jihad Movement in Jenin known as the “Jenin Brigade” told Quds Press that someContinue reading “Israeli Army Shoots and Kills One Palestinian Youth, Injures Three in Jenin”

Ministry of Health: Palestinian Young Man Dies After Being Shot by Undercover Israeli Agents

The Palestinian Ministry of Health announced, on Tuesday, the death of a young man after the occupation army shot him in the head with live rounds, in the Aqabat Jaber refugee camp, southwest of Jericho in the northeastern West Bank. Late Monday night, undercover Israeli agents (Musta’ribeen) invaded the Aqabat Jaber refugee camp, where theyContinue reading “Ministry of Health: Palestinian Young Man Dies After Being Shot by Undercover Israeli Agents”