Archive | October, 2012

Israeli air force launches joint exercises with Greece

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 09:56 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli air force launched joint maneuvers with its Greek counterpart for the first time, Hebrew media reported. Yediot Ahronot said on Monday that the military exercises were held in both countries but did not disclose the timing, noting that the maneuvers were launched after […]

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PRESS RELEASE AND PHOTOS | Palestinian beaten and arrested in Ar Rakeez

PRESS RELEASE Palestinian beaten and arrested in Ar Rakeez, South Hebron Hills OPERATION DOVE | OCT 31, 2012 At-Tuwani – On October 29th the Israeli Army and Police broke in Ar Rakeez village and stopped the works on a new water cistern. The owner, Said Mohammad Ibrahim Raba’, was beaten up and arrested. According to […]

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#VIDEO | Soldiers Attack, Kidnap Woman, Trying To De-arrest Her Son

Wednesday October 31, 2012 02:33 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Video A video that was captured by local residents, and was broadcast by activists of the nonviolent group Youth Coalition Against Settlements, shows Israeli soldiers kidnapping a nonviolent activist, an and attacking his mother, who tried to de-arrest him, and eventually the soldiers kidnapped […]

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IOF arrests 7 Palestinians including a woman and 3 children

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 01:05 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The occupation authorities arrested last night and Tuesday morning, seven Palestinians in al-Khalil; including three children, a woman and her son. Informed sources in the town of Beit Ummar, north of al-Khalil, reported this morning that an Israeli force surrounded a house owned by the citizen […]

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Killed A Child With A Shot To The Head: Soldier Acquitted By Israeli Court

Wednesday October 31, 2012 04:10 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies An Israeli Court in Lod acquitted, Tuesday, an Israeli soldier who shot and killed a Palestinian child during a nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall in Ni’lin village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah in 2008. Ahmad Mousa – Funeral, Image […]

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#Deprivation | Occupation refuses repairing a power line that supplies Gaza

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 01:15 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Electricity Distribution Company in the Gaza Strip affirmed that the Israeli army is still preventing technical crews from entering the border area north of the Gaza Strip to repair the main power line. The distribution Company stated in a press release on Tuesday that the […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israeli forces ‘destroy crops’ east of Hebron

Maan News Agency | Oct 30, 2012 HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli forces destroyed four dunams of crops east of Hebron early Tuesday morning, locals said. Ghassan Baser told Ma’an he awoke to find Israeli soldiers destroying his turnip and cauliflower crops as well as his irrigation system in al-Baqqar, causing 50,000 shekels ($12,840) worth of […]

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Euro-Mid submits report on Israel’s settlement activities to UN probe committee

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 10:22 AM ] GENEVA, (PIC)– The Euro-Mid observer for human rights said it handed a detailed report on Israel’s settlement expansion activities during the year 2012 in the occupied Palestinian territories to the UN fact-finding committee probing the violations in this regard. In a press release, the Geneva-based rights group stated […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | The occupation arrests 30 Hamas members in Ramallah

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 12:51 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Israeli intelligence service, Shin Bet, claimed that it discovered during the last few months “an extensive organizational infrastructure” of Hamas in Ramallah and in villages in the West Bank. According to Hebrew media reports; the intelligence service allowed on Monday afternoon publishing the news of […]

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Kafr Kassem massacre could not be forgotten by statute of limitations

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 12:41 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Palestinians of occupied territories in 1948 and the people of Kafar Kassem city could not forget the massacre where they remained steadfast despite the Israeli attempts to expel them. Fifty-six years have passed since the heinous massacre committed by the Israeli occupation forces against the […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israeli forces ‘arrest, beat’ man in south Hebron hills

Maan News Agency | Oct 30, 2012 (Updated Oct 31, 2012) BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces arrested a man in the south Hebron hills on Monday after ordering villagers to stop construction work on a water cistern, an Italian peace group said. Operation Dove said that Israeli forces entered al-Mufaqarah village on Monday evening and […]

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Report | Demolitions, displacements in 2012

Sunday, 28 October 2012 07:24 Displaced Working Group From the beginning of 2012 until 25 October, the Displaced Working Group has recorded the demolition of 472 Palestinians structures throughout the West Bank, including East Jerusalem. The demolitions have resulted in the forced displacement of 690 Palestinians, more than half of them (364) children.   Demolitions […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Night clashes reported in Shufat

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 10:23 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces arrested a number of young men and wounded a man in his car during violent clashes in Shufat refugee camp to the north of occupied Jerusalem on Monday night. Local sources told the PIC reporter that the Israeli soldiers stormed the refugee […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israel detains seven in violent West Bank raids

Palestinians are treated for tear gas inhalation following violent Israeli raids in the West Bank on 30 October 2012. (Photo: AFP – Hazem Bader) Al Akhbar English |  Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Israeli soldiers detained seven Palestinians during violent overnight raids in the southern West Bank that left several injured. The army spokesman told the […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israel re-arrests human rights activist Osama Shaheen

[ PIC 30/10/2012 – 12:34 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Palestine Center for Prisoners Studies confirmed that the Israeli occupation has arrested the liberated prisoner and the human right activist Osama Hussein Shahin, 31, after storming his house in al-Khalil. The Center confirmed that the occupation forces broke into his home, searched it and destroyed […]

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