Date: Thursday 08 October 2015 12:45
Source: Palestine at the UN

7 October 2015 – Israeli Escalation of Aggression and Violations against the Palestinian People

Excellency, Although I have just submitted a letter to Your Excellency only two days ago, the intensifying aggression by Israel, the occupying Power, against the Palestinian people in the Occupied State of Palestine, including East Jerusalem, compels me to submit a follow-up letter today.  The Palestinian leadership appeals to the international community, particularly the Security […]

Date: Thursday 08 October 2015 6:52
Source: Maan

Israeli forces continue 2nd day in Hebron detention campaign

HEBRON (Ma’an) – Israeli forces continued a wide scale detention campaign across the Hebron district in the southern occupied West Bank after midnight Wednesday.For the second night in a row, Palestinian neighborhoods were raided by Israeli forces who conducted house-to-house searches, clashed with Palestinian residents, and detained over twenty.In the northern Hebron town of Beit […]

Date: Wednesday 07 October 2015 13:03

European Socialists and Democrats Urge Israelis To Maintain Status Quo at al-Aqsa Mosque

BRUSSELS, October 7, 2015 (WAFA) – in light of the recent escalation of violence in Jerusalem and West Bank, Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament (S&D Group) Euro members of parliament affirmed the need for the Israelis to show seriousness in maintaining the status quo of al-Aqsa mosque […]

Date: Wednesday 07 October 2015 8:06
Source: Maan

Israeli forces detain more than 20 in Hebron predawn detention raids

HEBRON (Ma’an) – Israeli forces carried out multiple predawn detention raids across the Hebron district in the occupied West Bank Tuesday, detaining more than 20 Palestinian men, teenagers, and children.In the town of Beit Ummar, Israeli forces ransacked and searched several homes before detaining five young men and a teenager, a spokesman of a local […]

Date: Wednesday 07 October 2015 6:57
Source: Maan

Undercover Israeli forces injure, detain 3 youths near al-Bireh

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Undercover Israeli forces dressed as Palestinian protesters detained three injured Palestinians during clashes that erupted near the Beit El settlement checkpoint, northeast of al-Bireh in the district of Ramallah on Wednesday, witnesses said. The incident was captured on camera by multiple journalists. The footage revealed Israeli forces, dressed as Palestinian protesters wearing […]

Date: Tuesday 06 October 2015 9:37
Source: PNN

Settler stabs teen in Hebron, dozens wounded in clashes

PNN/ Hebron/ A Palestinian teenager on Monday night sustained light injuries after he was stabbed by an Israeli settler in Tel Rumeida neighborhood in the Old City of Hebron, in addition to dozens were reportedly injured during clashes in the city. Security sources said that Bahaa Al-Madhoun (16) was stabbed by an Israeli settler, but sustained light […]

Date: Tuesday 06 October 2015 9:06
Source: Aljazeera English

Analysis: Netanyahu ‘better not disturb the status quo’

Author: Jonathan Cook The simmering violence in Jerusalem has been close to boiling point for the past year, analysts say. Jerusalem – The rapid escalation in violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank in recent days suggests that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict may be entering a new phase, analysts say. While some observers were quick to […]

Date: Tuesday 06 October 2015 7:14
Source: Maan

Over 129 Palestinians injured in latest clashes, medics say

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Over 129 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli soldiers and settlers on Tuesday across the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, the Red Crescent and Palestinian Authority Ministry of Health said. The PA ministry said two Palestinians are undergoing operations in the Palestine Medical Complex in Ramallah after being shot with […]

Date: Monday 05 October 2015 12:54
Source: Maan

Israel to release slain Palestinian’s body under strict conditions

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Israeli intelligence on Monday agreed to hand over the body of 19-year-old Fadi Alloun, a Palestinian who was shot dead after he allegedly carried out a stabbing attack on Sunday, Addameer prisoners’ rights group said. However, a lawyer for Addameer, Muhammad Mahmoud, told Ma’an that Israeli authorities would only release the body […]

Date: Monday 05 October 2015 11:49
Source: Maan

Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian boy, 12, in Aida refugee camp

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — A 12-year-old Palestinian boy was shot and killed by Israeli soldiers during clashes in Aida refugee camp in Bethlehem on Monday, Palestinian medics told Ma’an.Abed al-Rahman Shadi Obeidallah, 12, was shot near the heart by Israeli forces during clashes in the refugee camp.He was taken in a civilian car to Beit Jala […]