Tag: West Bank

Early elections in Israel: What you need to know

Jerusalem: Israel's government decided this week to dissolve parliament and hold early elections on April 9, seven months before their…

Israel army destroys Palestinian attacker’s West Bank home

NABLUS: Israeli forces destroyed the home of a Palestinian accused of killing two Israelis, in an army raid that triggered…

Netanyahu warns Hamas after deadly West Bank attacks

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he had issued a warning to Hamas after recent deadly attacks in…

10 Palestinians injured as Israeli soldiers demolish West Bank house

Ramallah: At least 10 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli soldiers after the latter demolished a West Bank house…

2 Israelis injured in West Bank shooting attack

Jerusalem: Two Israelis suffered mild injuries in a Palestinian shooting attack on a bus near a settlement in West Bank…

Activists exposing Israel’s illegal settlements face intimidation, violence, arrest

Israeli settlers have illegally occupied West Bank. Even Mitzpe Yair was built without the government’s permission thus violating international law…

Israel court okays demolition of West Bank village

Khan al-Ahmar: Israel's top court on Wednesday upheld an order to raze a Palestinian Bedouin village in the occupied West…

Israel approves more than 1,000 West Bank settler homes: NGO

Jerusalem: Israeli authorities on Wednesday approved plans for more than 1,000 settlement homes in the occupied West Bank, the Peace…

Israel demolishes Palestinian school in West Bank

Jerusalem: Scuffles broke out between Palestinians and Israeli troops in the southern West Bank on Wednesday during the demolition of…

Palestinian killed by Israeli Army in ‘vehicle-ramming attack’

Jerusalem: A Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli soldiers on Saturday in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron,…

Israel shells Hamas post in Gaza

Ramallah: Israeli military had fired several missiles at a Hamas position in Southern Gaza strip on May 22, as per…

Israel to boost Gaza border, West Bank forces for US embassy move

Jerusalem: The Israeli army said it would almost double the number of troops surrounding the Gaza Strip and in the…

Abbas blames Israel, US for Mideast peace deadlock

Ramallah: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday held both Israel and the US responsible for the deadlock in the Middle…

Israeli forces raid, make arrests after West Bank car ramming

Jerusalem: Israeli forces have arrested a brother and an uncle of a Palestinian man accused of killing two soldiers in…

Clashes in West Bank, Gaza over US’ Jerusalem embassy move

Ramallah: The US State Department's announcement to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May has triggered wide…

Pence ends Israel visit amid Palestinian protests, strike

Tel Aviv: The Vice President of the United States on Tuesday concluded the final Israeli leg of his Middle East…

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli army in West Bank: officials

Ramallah: A Palestinian was shot dead during clashes with Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank on Monday, Palestinian officials…

Israel detains 17 Palestinian citizens

Ramallah: Israeli forces have detained 17 Palestinians for their suspected involvement in terrorist activities from West Bank. The Israeli Army…

Israel exposes Iranian espionage cell in West Bank

Jerusalem: Israel's internal security agency Shin Bet">Shin Bet on Wednesday said it had busted an Iranian espionage cell operating in…

Israel blocks entrance to West Bank

Tel Aviv [Israel]: Israel on Sunday sealed off the entrance to the West Bank cities of Ramallah and al-Bireh. "Israel…