IOF clashes with youths, raids prisoner’s house in Qaffin town


Several Palestinian citizens on Saturday morning suffered from their exposure to tear gas during clashes between local youths and the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) in Qaffin town, north of Tulkarem.

During its presence in the town, the IOF raided the house of Sheikh Majdi Ajouli, a prisoner in Israeli jails, and wreaked havoc on its furniture at the pretext of conducting a search.

Sheikh Ajouli, 50, was one of the detainees who released as part of the 2011 prisoner swap deal between the Hamas Movement and the occupation state, but he was rejailed in 2014 and his life sentence was reinstated.

(Source / 04.07.2020)

Settlers threaten to kill and displace Palestinians in al-Khalil

Jewish crimes

A horde of extremist Jewish settlers on Friday evening infiltrated into Wadi al-Husain area in the east of al-Khalil city and verbally attacked the local residents.

According to local sources, a group of settlers spread through the streets of Wadi al-Husain area and shouted death threats against the residents.

The settlers also threatened to expel the locals from the area and seize their homes.

The Wadi al-Husain residents and their property are exposed to repeated attacks and crimes by Jewish settlers, who live in nearby settlements and outposts.

(Source / 04.07.2020)

Israeli police rearrest Jerusalemite following his release from jail

Israeli court ordered his conditional releas

Israeli court

The Israeli occupation police on Thursday rearrested Palestinian prisoner Mohamed al-Abbasi, a resident of Silwan district in east Jerusalem, immediately after he was released from the Negev jail.

According to an informed source, police officers arrested Abbasi and took him to the Moskobiya detention center in western Jerusalem after he completed his 45-month prison term and left the Negev jail.

However, the Israeli magistrate court in Occupied Jerusalem on Friday ordered his release on condition of not entering the holy city for 10 days.

Abbasi was arrested in 2016 on different charges.

(Source / 04.07.2020)

IOF arrests Palestinian boy near Jerusalem


OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC) – Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Thursday evening arrested a Palestinian boy at Qalandiya checkpoint north of Jerusalem.

Israeli sources claimed the boy was arrested over knife possession.

The boy was detained and transferred to an undeclared destination, and no further details were reported.

Palestinian local residents said this child arrest case was the second on Thursday, but no confirmed information about the identity of the first child and the reason behind his detention was given.

(Source / 03.07.2020)

Shooting reported in Ramallah, no injuries


A group of Palestinians opened fire at dawn Friday at a car with Israeli settlers on board west of Ramallah City, Israeli media sources claimed.

An Israeli army spokesman said the car was partially damaged in the attack but there were no injuries.

Israel’s TV channel Seven claimed that Palestinian gunmen opened fire 12 times at a car carrying Israeli settlers near Ramallah and all passengers survived the attack.

Following the attack, Israeli occupation forces deployed in large numbers in the neighboring areas and raided Palestinian homes in search for the shooters.

(Source / 13.03.2020) 

Jerusalemite family forced to demolish their four-storey house

self demolition

A Palestinian family in Shu’fat refugee camp in Jerusalem on Friday embarked on demolishing their four-storey house based on an order by the Israeli occupation authorities.

Palestinian citizen Tareq Ali said the Israeli Supreme Court two weeks ago ordered his family to demolish their home under the pretext that it was built without a permit.

Otherwise, according to the court order, the Israeli-controlled Jerusalem municipality would carry out the demolition and force them to pay steep fines.

Ali said that his family bought a bulldozer on Friday and started the demolition to avoid paying exorbitant demolition costs to the Israeli municipality.

(Source / 13.03.2020) 

19 Palestinians wounded in IOF quelling of weekly march


At least 19 Palestinian citizens were injured on Friday when Israeli occupation forces (IOF) violently dispersed the weekly march against the settlement in Kafr Qaddum village, east of the West Bank city of Qalqilya.

The Palestinian Red Crescent Society said in a statement that its crews attended to 19 Palestinian protesters injured by IOF rubber-coated metal bullets and tear gas grenades.

All injured demonstrators were treated in the field, it added.

Palestinians in Kafr Qaddum stage a demonstration every Friday to protest the ongoing Israeli settlement expansion on their village and other West Bank areas.

(Source / 13.03.2020) 

Iraeli military moves into Palestinian lands on Gaza border

Incursion al-Bureij

The Israeli occupation bulldozers launched on Friday morning a limited incursion into Palestinian lands in eastern al-Bureij refugee camp, in central Gaza Strip.

A flock of Israeli army bulldozers moved into the border fence in eastern al-Bureij refugee camp and al-Awda camp.

The bulldozers raked through the area and leveled Palestinian lands amid intermittent discharge of gunfire.

The incursions are the latest in a series of Israeli violations of the Cairo-brokered ceasefire accord signed in the wake of the 2014 offensive on the besieged coastal enclave.

(Source / 23.02.2019)

IOF raids house of MP Hatem Qafisha, steals money

MP Qafisha

The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at dawn Saturday raided the house of Palestinian lawmaker Hatem Qafisha in al-Khalil city.

MP Qafisha reported that Israeli soldiers broke into and ransacked his house at dawn and stole 4,750 shekels.

Qafisha had spent over 18 years intermittently in Israeli jails.

Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas last December decided to cut off Qafisha’s salary and pension along with other 47 lawmakers after he issued an illegal edict dissolving the Palestinian Legislative Council.

(Source / 23.02.2019)

Palestinian child injured after being hit by tear gas canister

child tear gas

A Palestinian child was injured when a tear gas canister fired by an Israeli soldier hit him as he was rallying with others in a border area east of the besieged Gaza Strip.

According to Palestinian media reports, the Israeli occupation forces showered a group of protesters with tear gas grenades during their presence in Talat Umm Husseina east of al-Bureij refugee camp in central Gaza.

The protesters torched tires in the area and threw stones at Israeli soldiers stationed behind the border fence.

Citizens in Gaza stage rallies on the border every Friday and sometimes during other days to protest the inhumane blockade imposed on the improvised coastal enclave.

(Source / 26.01.2019)