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Israeli Occupation Forces raids homes, kidnaps Palestinians in West Bank

The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at dawn Monday raided homes and kidnaped several Palestinian citizens during campaigns in the West Bank. According to local sources, the IOF kidnaped three ex-detainees from Arraba town in the southwest of Jenin after ransacking their homes. The three detainees were identified as Ahmed Adnan, Ja’far Fawzi and Hassan Ramzi. In Bethlehem, the IOF kidnaped …

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Israeli occupation forces kidnap Palestinians from West Bank in dawn campaigns

The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at dawn Saturday raided several homes and kidnaped a number of Palestinian citizens during campaigns in different West Bank areas. According to local sources, the IOF stormed Balata refugee camp in Nablus and kidnaped two young men identified as Abd-Rabo Hashash and Fathi Abu Rizq from their homes. Another young man called Ibrahim Sameer, a …

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Palestinian homeowners receive Israeli stop-work orders in West Bank

The Israeli occupation army on Friday ordered two Palestinian citizens to stop construction works at their homes in al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem. Local official Hasan Burejiya said that Israeli soldiers stormed Umm Rukba area in the town and handed stop-work orders against two inhabited homes belonging to Nader Abdul-Salam and Mohamed Mahmoud at the pretext of unlicensed construction. Burejiya …

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Israeli Occupation Forces kidnaps ex-detainee from West Bank checkpoint

The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Friday kidnaped a Palestinian ex-detainee at a checkpoint in the West Bank. According to the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS), an ex-detainee called Shadi Mahmoud was taken prisoner at a makeshift checkpoint in an area between Nablus and Ramallah cities. Earlier on the same day, Israeli police forces kidnaped three young men from their homes …

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Israeli forces threaten demolishing Palestinian homes in Negev

Israeli occupation forces on Monday distributed notices for the evacuation and demolition of a number of Palestinian homes in Rakhma village in the Negev, south of Occupied Palestine. Member of Rakhma’s local committee Sulaiman al-Freijat said that the Israeli forces stormed the village, despite the state of emergency in the region due to the coronavirus outbreak, and ordered two Palestinian …

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Dozens of Palestinians injured in Weekly Marches

Confrontations erupted on Friday between the Israeli occupation and the locals of Kafr Qaddum in eastern Qalqilya after the Israeli repression of the village’s weekly anti-settlement protest. The photojournalist, Ja’far Ishtayyeh, was reportedly wounded with a rubber-coated metal bullet in his leg while he was covering the confrontations. Another young man was wounded with rubber-coated metal bullets during the confrontations …

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Scores of Jewish settlers storm Aqsa Mosque

Scores of Jewish settlers defiled the Aqsa Mosque in Occupied Jerusalem on Monday morning under heavy protection of Israeli special police forces. The Islamic Waqf department in the holy city said that 79 settlers, including 30 students, provocatively toured the holy Islamic site. The Israeli police, meanwhile, imposed strict restrictions on the entry of Palestinian Muslims into the site. A …

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Malaysia meet to support Jerusalem

International parliamentarians gathered in Malaysia during this week to defend the city of Jerusalem as well as the Palestinians. On the second and last day of the 3rd Conference of the Inter-parliamentary Jerusalem Platform in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, the parliamentarians came together to discuss Jerusalem and the US’ so-called “Deal of Century” Mideast peace plan. During regional sessions titled …

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IOF storm Palestinian neighborhood in West Bank

Israeli occupation police forces stormed neighborhoods in Issawiya, raided homes and clashed on Tuesday evening.with hundreds of Palestinian young men. It has been six months of unrest in Issawiya. Excessive police brutality and indiscriminate daily raids by Israeli forces with no justification have left residents of the East Jerusalem district exhausted – and there is no end in sight. According …

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IOF raid homes and kidnap Palestinians in West Bank

The Israeli occupation forces at dawn Thursday raided several homes and kidnaped Palestinian citizens in the West Bank and Jerusalem. In a statement, the Israeli army said its forces arrested six young men in the West Bank, claiming they were detained for participating in activities against Israel and for possessing weapons and combat means. In Jerusalem, Israeli police forces last …

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