Friday, August 15, 2014

IMEMC News - International Middle East Media Center

IMEMC News - International Middle East Media Center

Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 23:56
This list is constantly updated due to the ongoing Israeli assault on Gaza since July 8th. The following 1484 nameshave been confirmed - the actual death toll stands at 1901. Full Story
Israeli Soldiers - File Radio Bethlehem 2000
Friday August 15, 2014 - 11:52
Palestinian medical sources in occupied Jerusalem have reported that two Palestinians have been injured during clashes with Israeli soldiers near an illegitimate Israeli settlement outpost. Full Story
Palestinians walk through a destroyed neighborhood in Gaza in mid-July  (MaanImages).
Friday August 15, 2014 - 04:18
Deputy Secretary-Deneral of the Palestinian faction of the Islamic Jihad, Ziad al-Nakhaala, said Thursday that a long-term ceasefire to include the lifting of the siege on Gaza would be announced soon, stressing that "great progress" had been made in negotiations. Full Story
Bethlehem Invasion - Radio Bethlehem 2000
Friday August 15, 2014 - 02:48
Undercover forces of the Israeli military kidnapped, on Thursday at night, a young Palestinian man, after shooting him in the Aida refugee camp, north of the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Full Story
Barack Obama and Binyamin Netanyahu (image from wikimedia commons)
Friday August 15, 2014 - 02:31
After officials in the Obama administration say they were ‘blindsided’ by the shipment of ammunition from the Pentagon to Israel, the administration decided to put a temporary halt on the transfer of a number of hellfire missiles. Full Story