Israel forces injure 3 Palestinians in West Bank

Israeli border police carry out security checks on Palestinians in the old city of the occupied West Bank town of Hebron, on May 02, 2022 [HAZEM BADER/AFP via Getty Images]
Israeli border police carry out security checks on Palestinians in the old city of the occupied West Bank town of Hebron, on May 02, 2022

At least three Palestinians were injured on Monday in an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank, according to local health sources, reports Anadolu Agency.

Israeli soldiers raided a town in the west of Ramallah and detained one Palestinian, witnesses said, adding that the soldiers used live and rubber-coated bullets against the Palestinians who were reacting to the raid.

According to the health sources, three Palestinians were injured by live bullets and were rushed to the hospital.

READ: 5 Palestinians injured as Israeli forces raid West Bank refugee camp

(Source / 03.05.2022)

On anniversary of Israeli occupation of Palestine, settler groups call to raise Israel’s flags at al-Aqsa Mosque

Occupied Palestine (QNN) – Israeli settler groups have threatened to break into al-Aqsa Mosque Compound in large numbers and raise Israeli flags in its courtyards next Thursday.

Circulating invitations on social media platforms, the settler groups called on supporters to break into al-Aqsa Mosque and raise Israeli flags in its courtyards next Thursday which marks the anniversary of the Israeli occupation of Palestine.

It’s noteworthy that the al-Aqsa mosque Compound exposes on a daily basis to the storming of the Israeli settlers, at which they perform Talmudic rituals and discrete its sanctity.

The Israeli occupation seeks through its storming to the Al-Aqsa to devote the temporal and spatial division of the mosque and to Judaize the occupied Palestinian city of Jerusalem.

(Source / 03.05.2022)

Israeli forces detain 4 Palestinians from several areas in occupied West Bank

Occupied Palestine (QNN) – Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Tuesday detained four Palestinian citizens during multiple raids across the occupied West Bank cities of Nablus and Jenin.

Local sources reported that the IOF forces detained youth Abdul Rahman Dawood, after breaking into and ransacking his house in the Ein Beit al-Ma’ refugee camp, west of the city of Nablus.

The sources added that the IOF forces broke into town of al-Yamoun, west of the city of Jenin, stormed several houses and detained three citizens.

The sources identified the three detainees as Raed Abu Hasan, Muneer Khamaysa, and Maher Khamaysa.

Israeli occupation forces routinely carry out arrest raids in the West Bank. Around 40 percent of Palestinian men living in the occupied territories have been detained by Israel at some point in their lives.

According to Palestinian figures, about 4,500 Palestinians, including 32 women and 160 children, are currently languishing in Israeli detention jails.

(Source / 03.05.2022)

Israeli Colonizers Attack A Palestinian Shepherd Near Ramallah

On Tuesday, illegal Israeli colonizers assaulted a Palestinian shepherd in Kafr Malek village, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah.

Local sources said the colonizers were riding horses when they invaded Palestinian lands and assaulted a shepherd, Fayez Tirbani.

The colonizers then forced the Palestinian to leave the grazing lands with his flock.

Many Palestinians rushed to their lands in the area and forced the colonizers to leave.

Since the beginning of this year, the colonizers have escalated their violations against the Palestinians, their homes, and their lands in several parts of the West Bank.

(Source / 03.05.2022)

Army Abducts Five Palestinians In Nablus And Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, Monday dawn, one Palestinian in Nablus and five in Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

Several army vehicles invaded the al-Ein refugee camp west of Nablus, searched homes, and abducted a former political prisoner, Abdul-Rahman Walid Saleh, 26.

The soldiers also invaded the al-Yamoun town west of Jenin, searched homes, abducted Raed Salah Abu Hasan, Monir Ahmad Khamaysa, and former political prisoner Maher Jamil Khamaysa.

In Beit Qad village, east of Jenin, the soldiers searched homes and abducted Hasan Salim Zidan.

It is worth mentioning that the army also conducted massive searches in Aneen and Taybeh, near Jenin.

On Monday night, Israeli soldiers injured many Palestinians in Qabatia town, south of Jenin, after several army jeeps invaded it.

(Source / 03.05.2022)

Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians Near Jenin

On Monday night, Israeli soldiers injured many Palestinians in Qabatia town, south of Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

Local sources said several army vehicles invaded the town, especially the al-Qassab and the western area, leading to protests before the soldiers fired many rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades.

They added that many Palestinians, including some in their homes, suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.

The soldiers also invaded and searched many homes and occupied the rooftops of several buildings during the invasion.

(Source / 03.05.2022)

Soldiers Demolish Retaining Walls, Fences, Uproot 100 Olive Trees, Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers demolished retaining walls, removed fences, uprooted more than one hundred olive trees, and posted an order for the demolishing of an old water reservoir in Douma village, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

Suleiman Dawabsha, the head of Douma Village Council, said the Israeli military bulldozers and military jeeps invaded the southern area of the village on the morning of the Fl-Fitr Muslim feast before demolishing one thousand meters of retaining walls surrounding seven dunams of olive orchards and farmlands.

Dawabsha added that the soldiers also uprooted more than one hundred olive trees planted by the Palestinians in their orchards more than twenty years earlier.

The soldiers also posted an order for the demolishing of the Ein Douma water reservoir near a spring in the Palestinian lands.

Dawabsha stated that the reservoir was built during the British mandate of Palestine and added that the local council has been rehabilitating and taking care of it along with the water spring and fencing it.

He added that the Palestinians use the water for irrigation and their livestock, especially due to the severe water shortages in the area due to Israeli restrictions.

(Source / 03.05.2022)

WAFA: “Several suffocation injuries, including a doctor, during confrontations near Tulkarem”

TULKARM, Monday, May 02, 2022 (WAFA) – A Palestinian doctor was Monday injured by Israeli gunfire, while dozens of others suffered from suffocation, during an Israeli military raid in the village of Kafr al-Lubbad, to the east of the occupied West Bank city of Hebron, according to local sources.

Witnesses told WAFA that confrontations between Palestinians and Israeli forces broke out following the raid into the village, which resulted in injuring 70-year-old doctor Adnan Mahfouth with a rubber bullet in the neck as he offered help to the casualties during the confrontations.

Dozens of others suffered from suffocation due to inhaling the tear gas bomb fired at them by the Israeli forces.

(Source / 03.05.2022)