Israeli forces demolish Palestinian mosque in Hebron

Israeli forces demolished a Palestinian mosque in Khilet Taha on December 5, 2022

Hebron (QNN)- Israeli occupation forces demolished on Monday a Palestinian mosque in Khilet Taha in the town of Dura, southwest of Hebron.

Local sources reported that Israeli forces, accompanied by heavy machinery, raided the neighborhood of Khilet Taha and demolished a 100-square-meter mosque.

Khilet Taha is under Israeli threat of land confiscation as Israeli occupation seeks to take over around 3000 dunums of Palestinians’ lands in favor of illegal settlement expansion.

Israeli forces demolished a Palestinian mosque in Khilet Taha on December 5, 2022

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Injure Several Palestinians Near Jenin

On Tuesday dawn, Israeli soldiers injured several Palestinians and invaded the homes of former political prisoners in Arraba town, south of Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

Media sources said many army jeeps invaded the town before storming and ransacking the homes of several former political prisoners and interrogating them.

The sources added that the soldiers threatened to arrest and imprison the former political prisoners without providing any reason or justification.

Some of them have been identified as Mustafa Sheebani, Abu Jasser Sheebani, Tareq Qa’dan, Rami Lahlouh, Mohammad Mardawi, Abu Ja’far Ezzeddin, and Basyouni Al-Arda.

The invasion led to protests before the soldiers fired many rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades.

Medical sources said many Palestinians suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation before receiving treatment.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians Near Hebron And Nablus

On Tuesday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted three Palestinians and violently searched many homes near Hebron and Nablus in the occupied West Bank.

In Hebron, in the southern West Bank, the soldiers abducted two young men, Omar Amer Al-Hreini and Saddam Abu Sabha, from their homes in Yatta town, south of the city.

In Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, the soldiers invaded the Shu’ab As-Seer area, south of the city, searched and ransacked many homes owned by members of the local Za’aqeeq family.

In addition, the army installed roadblocks on streets in the northern parts of Hebron city and the streets leading to Bani Neim, Sa’ir, and Halhoul towns, stopped and searched many cars, and interrogated the Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.

In related news, the Israeli army said two Palestinians fired several live rounds at soldiers invading an area near Hebron and managed to escape.

The soldiers also invaded Burin, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, searched homes, and abducted Mahmoud Najeh Najjar.

Also, the soldiers injured several Palestinians and invaded the homes of former political prisoners in Arraba town, south of Jenin in the northern West Bank.

Furthermore, many army jeeps invaded Rommana and Zabbouba, west of Jenin, and drove through various neighborhood before withdrawing.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Shoot Three Palestinians, Including A Child, With Expanding Bullets

On Tuesday, Israeli soldiers shot three Palestinians, including one child, with expanding bullets in Al-Biereh city, in the central West Bank. The soldiers also injured six Palestinians near Nablus.

Media sources said the soldiers attacked Palestinian protesters with live rounds, including illegal expanding bullets, rubber-coated steel bullets, and gas bombs.

They added that the soldiers shot three Palestinians, including one child, 14 years of age, with expanding bullets to their legs, before the medics rushed them to a hospital suffering moderate injuries.

In related news, the soldiers invaded Osarin village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, leading to protests before shooting one Palestinian with a rubber-coated steel bullet and causing five to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Demolish Two Rooms Near Bethlehem

On Tuesday, Israeli soldiers demolished two agricultural rooms in Nahhalin town, west of Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem in the West Bank.

The Mayor of Nahhalin, Ibrahim Ghayatha, said several army jeeps and two bulldozers invaded the town and headed to the Za’nouna and Qornat Ad-Da’mas areas in the eastern and southern parts of the village.

He added that the soldiers then demolished two agricultural rooms owned by a local farmer, Maher Hasan Abu Ghayatha.

The army claimed the rooms were not licensed by the “Civil Administration Office,” the administrative branch of the illegal Israeli occupation, although the local Town Council licensed them.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers abduct Seven Palestinians In Nablus And Jerusalem

On Tuesday evening, Israeli soldiers abducted seven Palestinians, including three young women, in Nablus and Jerusalem in the occupied West Bank.

Media sources said the soldiers, at the Za’tara military roadblock south of Nablus, in the northern West Bank, abducted a young man, Nour Waddah Hanani, from Beit Dajan village east of Nablus and took him to a nearby military base.

In the occupied capital, Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded the Shu’fat refugee camp northeast of the city, searched homes, and abducted two young men, Saleh Houshiyya and Riyad Qirrish.

In Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted three young women from the holy site’s courtyards and took them to a detention center.

The three young women have been identified as Shaima’ Rawajba, Rand Jawhari, and Janin Dabbous; they were taken prisoner for carrying Palestinian flags in the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque.

In related news, an Israeli court in occupied Jerusalem remanded five Palestinian children from Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, until December 28.

The children, Mansour Al-Abbasi, Amin Al-Abbasi, Mustafa Al-Abbasi, Mohammad Al-Abbasi, and Khalil Al-A’war, were abducted from their homes in the Batan Al-Hawa neighborhood in Silwan, on November 1. They have since been held without charges.

After the soldiers abducted them, the children were sent to court and were ordered under interrogation, and today, the court decided to remand them another time without setting a timeframe.

Also, an Israeli court decided to remand a detained young man, Rashid Resheq, from Jerusalem’s Old City, until December 20.

Furthermore, the soldiers abducted a young man at the Qalandia terminal, north of Jerusalem before closing it in both directions.

In related news, the soldiers shot three Palestinians, including one child, with expanding bullets in Al-Biereh city, in the central West Bank. The soldiers also injured six Palestinians near Nablus.

On Tuesday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted three Palestinians and violently searched many homes near Hebron and Nablus in the occupied West Bank.

Also, the soldiers injured several Palestinians and invaded the homes of former political prisoners in Arraba town, south of Jenin in the northern West Bank.

On Monday dawn, Israeli soldiers killed a young Palestinian man, Omar Yousef Manna’ Fararja, 22, abducted three young men, including his brother, and injured at least six.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Invade Farmlands In Northern Gaza

On Tuesday, several Israeli military vehicles, including bulldozers, invaded Palestinian farmlands near the perimeter fence north of Beit Lahia in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.

Media sources said eight Israeli Merkava tanks and bulldozers invaded the farmlands and bulldozed large sections near the fence.

They added that the soldiers fired smoke bombs while bulldozing the lands and installed sand hills near the fence while military drones and helicopters flew overhead.

The attacks are part of constant Israeli violations against the Palestinians, especially the fishermenfarmersshepherds, and workers in the besieged and impoverished Gaza Strip, and resulted in dozens of casualties, including fatalities, in addition to severe property damage and the confiscation of many boats after abducting the fishermen.

In March of 2021, the Palestinian Interior Ministry in Gaza said Israeli mines were responsible for an explosion that led to the death of three fishermen.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Demolish Tents, Uproot 50 Olive Trees, Near Hebron

On Tuesday evening, Israeli soldiers demolished several tents used as school classrooms in a demolished school in Masafer Yatta and uprooted 50 olive trees in Birin village, near Hebron in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.

Fuad Al-Amour, the coordinator of the Protection And Steadfastness Committees in Masafer Yatta, said several army jeeps invaded Masafer Yatta before demolishing tents used as classrooms near the ruins of a school that was demolished by the army in the Khirbat Esfi Al-Foqa area.

Al-Amour added that the army demolished the school on November 23rd, 2022, before the Palestinians set up tents to resume the children’s educational process.

Also, the head of Birin Village Council, Farid Burqan, said the soldiers uprooted fifty olive trees and bulldozers four Dunams of farmlands owned by Khaldoun Abu Sabah.

The area has been frequently targeted by the soldiers who uprooted trees, bulldozed farmlands, and demolished structures, in addition to the repeated attacks by the illegal Israeli colonizers against the Palestinians, their homes, and their lands.

In related news, illegal Israeli colonizers hurled stones at Palestinian cars near Yatta town, south of Hebron, causing damage.

Israeli soldiers also invaded the town and closed its northern entrance preventing the Palestinians from crossing.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Injure Three Palestinians, Cause Excessive Damage To Homes, In Nablus

Earlier Tuesday morning, Israeli soldiers and undercover officers invaded Nablus and its Old City, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, before using armed drones to fire missiles at homes, leading to protests and exchanges of fire with resistance fighters, and injured three young men.

The soldiers surrounded a home in the Old City and attempted to abduct a young man, but he managed to escape, especially after Palestinian resistance fighters exchanged fire with them.

The army used undercover soldiers in the Old City, but the Palestinians became aware of their presence despite their disguise as construction workers and forced them to retreat.

Many soldiers also invaded and ransacked homes and used their rooftops as firing posts and monitoring towers.

The soldiers also wired and detonated the main doors of several homes in the Old City, before breaking into them, causing excessive damage.

Furthermore, the army also used armed drones to fire missiles at a home inhabited by an elderly woman who was visiting one of her daughters at the time of the attack.

Palestinian fighters exchanged fire with the soldiers in several neighborhoods before the army shot a young man with a bullet that grazed his head and another bullet in the back.

The soldiers also injured two young Palestinian men with bullet fragments before Palestinian Red Crescent medics rushed to the aid of the wounded Palestinians, but the soldiers stopped their ambulances and delayed their arrival.

The medics eventually moved the Palestinian, who was shot in the back, to a hospital in Nablus for further treatment.

It is worth mentioning that the Directorate of Education in Nablus decided to delay the start of the school day for one hour to ensure the safety of the students until the soldiers withdrew from the city.

Dozens of Palestinians protested the invasion and hurled stones at the soldiers in several neighborhoods of Nablus city and the Old City before the soldiers fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades.

After failing to abduct the young man, a member of the Lions’ Den armed resistance group, the soldiers withdrew from Nablus.

(Source / 07.12.2022)

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty-Two Palestinians In West Bank

On Wednesday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted twenty-two Palestinians, including former political prisoners, from several parts of the occupied West Bank after the army invaded and ransacked dozens of homes.

In Beit Duqqu, northwest of occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted Qassem Mohammad Daoud, Mohammad Ahmad Daoud, Sa’id Mustafa Daoud, Mothaffar Mashhour Daoud, Mo’men Mustafa Marar, and Karam Hatem Rayyan.

In Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted Mousa Mohammad Abu Mufarreh, Issa Monir Al-Arouj, and two former political prisoners, Ibrahim Issa Al-Arouj and Ahmad Khaled Asakra.

In Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers abducted Zakariya Mohammad Za’areer, Bassel Ahmad Za’areer, Ayman Abu Awwad, Hamza Rawashda, Rasmi Al-Mahareeq, Emad Abu Al-Jadayel, Suleiman Abu Said and his brother Rasmi.

In Qalqilia, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Hussein Khalil Hammad, Osama Sabri, Hamza Nofal, and Mousa Swai.

(Source / 07.12.2022)