Israel army demolishes school to disrupt education for Palestinians

File photo of a school shelled illegally by Israeli forces A school that was in the middle of construction in the town of Yatta located in the south Hebron hills of the occupied West Bank has been destroyed by Israeli soldiers, reported the official Palestinian news agency Wafa. The foundations of what would have been an elementary school was built between Yatta and Bani Naim, in an area close to the illegal Israeli settlement of Beni Hefer. The demolition came just one week after Defence Minister Naftali Bennett declared that he was embarking on a battle for Area C of the West … Continue reading Israel army demolishes school to disrupt education for Palestinians

Israel Demolishes School Foundation Near Hebron, Closes Two Schools in Jerusalem

Israeli forces, Thursday, demolished the foundations of a new school that was in the process of being built, east of Yatta town, south of the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron, according to Rateb Jabour, member of the National and Popular Committee Resisting the Wall and Settlements. Jabour added that Israeli soldiers came to the school, located close the illegal Israeli settlement of Beni Hefer, and began to demolish the foundation laid out for the construction, and no advance notice given to school administration. In related news, Israeli forces, on Tuesday, prevented the opening of the second semester for … Continue reading Israel Demolishes School Foundation Near Hebron, Closes Two Schools in Jerusalem

Israeli Forces Bulldoze Tents and Barracks, Displaces Palestinian Family Near Bethlehem

Israeli occupation forces bulldozed the barracks and tents of Palestinian civilian Muhammad Zreineh, in the Bir Ouna area of the town of Beit Jala, Bethlehem governorate, displacing his family and their livestock, for the fifth time. In an interview with PNN, Zreineh said that a large number of Israeli occupation soldiers, along with Israeli border guards and municipality crews stormed the area and bulldozed down the barracks and tents. Zreineh and his family are now homeless, they lived in the area they tended their livestock, to compound the losses, the family stated that 35 of their sheep went missing after the authorities … Continue reading Israeli Forces Bulldoze Tents and Barracks, Displaces Palestinian Family Near Bethlehem

Israeli Forces Deliver Demolition Order, Raze Two Roads Near Bethleem

Israeli bulldozers, on Thursday morning, razed two roads in the village of al-Walaja, located to the west of the southern occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem. WAFA correspondent stated that Israeli forces stormed Ein Jowaize area in the village and cordoned it off, before bulldozers razed the two roads. Soldiers also handed a local Palestinian resident, identified as Walid Mahmoud al-Atrash, an order, notifying him of the imminent destruction of his recently-reclaimed 600 square meters of land. (Source / 17.01.2020) Continue reading Israeli Forces Deliver Demolition Order, Raze Two Roads Near Bethleem

Israel profited 54,000 Shekels from imprisoned children in December 2019

The Commission of Detainees and Ex-Detainees Affairs has stated that the Israeli occupation state has made 54,000 Shekel profit off the Palestinian children who were imprisoned in Ofer jail last December, Quds News Network reported. The Committee said in a report issued on Sunday that 38 Palestinian children were sent to Ofer jail last month, increasing the total number of children jailed in Ofer to 82. It also stated that 20 children were sentenced to jail periods that range between one week to 23 months. One child was also slapped with a four-month arbitrary administrative detention, without charges. The report … Continue reading Israel profited 54,000 Shekels from imprisoned children in December 2019

Israeli Police Assault Worshippers At Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque

Photos File On Friday, Israeli occupation police stormed Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and assaulted Palestinian Muslim worshippers. Witnesses said that thousands of Palestinians rallied at the mosque compound following the Fajr Prayer, chanting slogans slamming Israeli intrusions into the site. They added that scores of police officers who stormed the site chased and assaulted the worshippers, inflicting bruises and contusions to dozens, including the elderly. Police opened fire towards the worshippers participating in the rally, injuring at least five with rubber-coated steel bullets. Local sources confirmed that the casualties received medical treatment at the scene. Police also sealed off … Continue reading Israeli Police Assault Worshippers At Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli Troops Detain Three Palestinians From Bethlehem

Photos File On Friday, Israeli occupation troops detained at least three Palestinians from the southern West Bank district of Bethlehem. Local sources confirmed that Israeli forces conducted a raid into Bethlehem city, resulting in the detention of two Palestinians, including a former prisoner. Israeli soldiers also rounded up another after ransacking his family’s house in a raid in Njeim village, located to the east of Bethlehem. Israeli occupation forces frequently raid Palestinian houses almost on a daily basis across the West Bank on the pretext of searching for “wanted” Palestinians, triggering clashes with residents. According to Palestinian figures, roughly 5,700 … Continue reading Israeli Troops Detain Three Palestinians From Bethlehem