Monday, August 18, 2014

IMEMC News - Gaza , Palestine

IMEMC News - International Middle East Media Center

Monday August 18, 2014 - 11:26
Israeli soldiers shot and injured a Palestinian man near Karm Abu-Salem (Kerem Shalom) border crossing, on the Gaza-Israel border, Sunday, according to WAFA correspondence. Full Story
File - Hebron Defense Committee
Monday August 18, 2014 - 11:13
Israeli soldiers wired and detonated two Palestinian homes in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and sealed the home of a third Palestinian with concrete. A Palestinian home was also demolished in occupied East Jerusalem. Full Story
File - Image By Hebron Defense Committee
Monday August 18, 2014 - 10:05
Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, dozens of Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank and occupied Jerusalem, ransacking homes while interrogating families, and kidnapping at least six Palestinians. Full Story
Luisa Morgantini at weekly anti-wall and settlements protest in Bilin -- photo: Jérôme Lafréchoux/Wiki Commons
Monday August 18, 2014 - 10:00
Former Vice President of the European Parliament and Italian Parliamentary Member, Luisa Morgantini, has stated that European campaigns in solidarity with the Palestinian people are increasing, particularly after the war crimes committed, by Israel, in Gaza. Full Story
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Monday August 18, 2014 - 09:19
Yesterday, at approximately 5:30 PM in the old city in al-Khalil (Hebron), settlers from the illegal settlement of Beit Hadassah threw rocks and water at Palestinians living on Shalala Street. Full Story
photo: Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency
Monday August 18, 2014 - 08:57
Local media has reported that dozens of Israeli settlers, this time headed by Likud party member and deputy Knessetspeaker Moshe Feiglin, broke into al-Aqsa courtyards on Sunday morning. Full Story
photo: the Palestinian News Network (PNN)
Monday August 18, 2014 - 07:23
Israel has placed 10 new Palestinian prisoners under arbitrary administrative detention, a procedure which allows the military to hold individuals indefinitely, without charge or trial and, often, under severe conditions which the rest of the prison population is not subject to. Full Story
Mousa Abu Marzouk
Monday August 18, 2014 - 04:13
Member of the Political Bureau of the Hamas Movement, Dr. Mousa Abu Marzook, stated that Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, is obstructing indirect talks, and has rejected the Egyptian ceasefire initiative. Full Story
Givati Brigade (image by wikimedia)
Monday August 18, 2014 - 03:19
A report by the Israeli military on Sunday August 17th found that during the Israeli invasion of Gaza that began on July 8th, fifteen different incidents of ‘friendly fire’ occurred, killing 5 soldiers and wounding 23. Full Story