Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (28 September – 04 October ... - International Middle East Media Center

Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (28 September – 04 October ...International Middle East Media CenterIsraeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 28 September – 04 October 2017. 6 Palestinian civilians, including 3 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Shooting: During ...and more »

Israel to ease holiday restrictions for Palestinians - Daily Mail

Daily MailIsrael to ease holiday restrictions for PalestiniansDaily MailIsrael on Friday decided to ease restrictions on Palestinians entering during the Jewish Sukkot holiday, which began Wednesday, the army said. On Tuesday, the army said crossings from the West Bank and Gaza into Israel would be closed to Palestinians ...and more »

Israeli military injures 5 Palestinians in protests to lift blockade - Kuwait News Agency

Israeli military injures 5 Palestinians in protests to lift blockadeKuwait News AgencyGAZA, Oct 6 (KUNA) -- Five Palestinians were injured on Friday in clashes with the Israeli occupying force during demonstrations to lift the siege off the Gaza Strip. Ashraf Al-Qedra, the spokesperson for Palestinian ministry of Health, said that ...and more »

Israeli plan to 'transfer' 300000 Palestinians to West Bank is new normal — Zoabi - Mondoweiss

MondoweissIsraeli plan to 'transfer' 300000 Palestinians to West Bank is new normal — ZoabiMondoweissIn recent days, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has promised to build thousands more Jewish housing units in a large West Bank settlement, and annex that settlement to Israel. The White House has had nothing to say (as Martin Indyk notes), ...and more »

Israeli forces suppress demonstration in Hebron-area village - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

Ma'an News Agency (press release)Israeli forces suppress demonstration in Hebron-area villageMa'an News Agency (press release)BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Several Palestinians suffered from severe tear-gas inhalation on Friday after Israeli forces suppressed a peaceful demonstration in the village of Khirbet Qalqas, locate south of Hebron in the southern occupied West Bank.and more »

Israeli army injures 12 Palestinians in Ramallah - Kuwait News Agency

Israeli army injures 12 Palestinians in RamallahKuwait News AgencyRAMALLAH, Oct 6 (KUNA) -- Twelve Palestinians were injured on Friday, during clashes with the Israeli occupying forces in Umm Al-Sharayet neighborhood south of Ramallah. A statement by the Palestinian Red Crescent Society stated that their crew ...and more »

Israeli settlers throw stones at Palestinian cars, injuring 2 children - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

Ma'an News Agency (press release)Israeli settlers throw stones at Palestinian cars, injuring 2 childrenMa'an News Agency (press release)Armed settlers overlook a Palestinian village south of Nablus during confrontations following the setting on fire of Palestinian-owned fields on Jan. 1, 2010. (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP, File). BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Two Palestinian children were between ...and more »

Why Israel Put the West Bank on Closure, but Let Palestinians Work During the Jewish Holiday - Haaretz

HaaretzWhy Israel Put the West Bank on Closure, but Let Palestinians Work During the Jewish HolidayHaaretzDefense Minister Avigdor Lieberman sits next to IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot during a visit to a military exercise, September 12, 2017. Ariel Hermoni / Defense Ministry. Israel to permit entry of Palestinian workers during Sukkot holiday · Opinion ...and more »

Israel allows Palestinians workers in during Jewish holiday - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorIsrael allows Palestinians workers in during Jewish holidayMiddle East MonitorAccording to Israeli media outlets, Israeli Minister of Defence Avigdor Lieberman has allowed Palestinian workers from the occupied West Bank to enter Israel for work purposes during the Sukkot holiday. Israel's 0404 website reported that Lieberman and ...and more »

Israel closes main West Bank road for marathon - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorIsrael closes main West Bank road for marathonMiddle East MonitorIsraeli occupation forces placed concrete blocks to stop Palestinians travelling along the Bethlehem-Nablus road in the occupied West Bank. [Maan]. October 6, 2017 at 1:33 pm. Israeli occupying forces closed the main road between Ramallah and Nablus ...and more »

Israel official: New settlement units to be approved after Jewish holiday - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorIsrael official: New settlement units to be approved after Jewish holidayMiddle East MonitorEli Ben-Dahan, deputy minister of defence, stated that the construction of thousands of settlement units will be approved immediately after the end of the Jewish holiday, Sukkot. This will include 300 units in the Beit El settlement, in the northern ...and more »

Israeli Colonists Injure A Child In Hebron - International Middle East Media Center

International Middle East Media CenterIsraeli Colonists Injure A Child In HebronInternational Middle East Media CenterOn Thursday at night, several Israeli colonists hurled stones at Palestinian cars, east of Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, wounding a child in her face and head. Medical sources in Hebron said the child, Yaffa Jaber, only ...and more »

Soldiers Attack A Nonviolent Procession In Hebron - International Middle East Media Center

International Middle East Media CenterSoldiers Attack A Nonviolent Procession In HebronInternational Middle East Media CenterIsraeli soldiers attacked, Friday, a nonviolent procession in Qalqas village, east of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and detained many journalists. Aref Jaber, an activist against Israeli colonies, said the soldiers resorted to the excessive ...and more »

Clashes erupt as Israeli forces raid Ramallah area - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

Ma'an News Agency (press release)Clashes erupt as Israeli forces raid Ramallah areaMa'an News Agency (press release)BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Thirteen Palestinians were reportedly injured during clashes with Israeli forces early Friday morning during a raid in the central occupied West Bank district of Ramallah. According to locals, Israeli forces raided the Ramallah ...and more »

Israeli settlers attack Palestinian car in northern West Bank, driver critically injured - WAFA - Palestine News Agency

Israeli settlers attack Palestinian car in northern West Bank, driver critically injuredWAFA - Palestine News AgencyRAMALLAH, October 6, 2017 (WAFA) – Israeli settlers Friday hurled stones at a Palestinian car driving at Ramallah-Nablus Road in the West Bank, seriously injuring the driver, said security sources. Sources told WAFA, settlers from the illegal West Bank ...and more »

Israeli Colonists Seriously Injure A Palestinian Man In West Bank - International Middle East Media Center

International Middle East Media CenterIsraeli Colonists Seriously Injure A Palestinian Man In West BankInternational Middle East Media CenterPalestinian medical sources have reported that a young man was seriously injured, earlier Friday, after Israeli colonists hurled stone at his car, while driving on the main Nablus-Ramallah road, in the occupied West Bank. The sources said the young man ...and more »

Why a leading Palestinian activist isn't fixated on a Palestinian state - Washington Post

Washington PostWhy a leading Palestinian activist isn't fixated on a Palestinian stateWashington PostWant smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter. In Washington, a generation of diplomats, politicos and ...and more »

Some Palestinian workers permitted to enter Israel amid holiday closure - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelSome Palestinian workers permitted to enter Israel amid holiday closureThe Times of IsraelPalestinian workers wait to cross the checkpoint from the West Bank town of Ramallah to work in Israel, June 4, 2013. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90). Israeli defense officials on Thursday decided to allow some Palestinian workers entry into Israel during the ...and more »