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Israeli forces block off entrance to villages northeast of Ramallah

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Israeli forces closed the main entrance to a cluster of villages northeast of Ramallah in central occupied West Bank on Sunday morning for unknown reasons, according to locals. Eyewitnesses told Ma’an that Israeli forces closed the iron gate installed at the entrance to a road that leads to …

Israeli forces raid home of slain Palestinian, summon family members for interrogation

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces raided the home of slain Palestinian Suhaib Mashahra in the Jerusalem-area village of Sheikh Saad on Wednesday night, after the 21-year-old was shot dead by Israeli forces when he hit an Israeli bus with his car at a junction near Israel’s illegal Gush Etzion settlement bloc. Witnesses …

Assailants open fire at ICRC headquarters in southern West Bank

HEBRON (Ma’an) — Unknown assailants opened fire at the International Committee of the Red Cross’ (ICRC) headquarters in Hebron City in the southern occupied West Bank overnight Wednesday. The shooting notably damaged the headquarters’ gate and an ICRC vehicle. Palestinian security sources told Ma’an that Palestinian police had opened an …

Israeli killed after alleged car-ramming attack in Ramallah, Palestinian detained

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — An alleged car-ramming attack occured at the Ofra junction near the illegal Israeli settlement of Ofra in the central occupied West Bank district of Ramallah on Thursday morning, according to the Israeli army, killing an Israeli and lightly injuring another.Israeli media reported that an Israeli soldier was …

Collaborators arrested in Gaza

The security services in the Gaza Strip have announced the arrest of a number of Palestinians suspected of collaborating with the Israeli occupation, Almajd.ps reported on Monday. The arrests were made as part of a security sweep across the besieged territory in the wake of the killing of released prisoner …

Israeli forces raid house of slain Palestinian teen, seal bookstore in West Bank raids

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — During multiple predawn raids across the occupied West Bank on Sunday, Israeli forces interrogated family members of a Palestinian teen who was shot dead by Israeli police in Jerusalem on Saturday, shut down a bookstore, and detained at least eight Palestinians. Israeli police ambushed 17-year-old Ahmad Ghazal …

Video: Palestinian youth shot dead on Saturday by IOF in Occupied Jerusalem

Jerusalem/PNN/ Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) kill the 17-year-old Ahmad Zaher Fathi Gazal inside the Occupied Old City of Jerusalem, after claiming that he stabbed three Israelis Saturday afternoon. According to Israeli media two settlers were injured by the Palestinian youth after which he was killed by the IOF. The Palestinian Health Ministry also announced …

Hamas won’t sit quietly after Israeli murder of Fuqaha: Meshaal

Having lost a top member to what it denounces as another targeted killing by Israel, the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas vows it will not “sit quietly” in the face of the “new challenge” thrown down by the regime. Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal was reacting to the assassination of the Gaza-based …

1 Palestinian teen killed, 3 critically injured after Israeli forces open fire on vehicle

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — A Palestinian youth was killed and three others were critically injured Thursday evening after Israeli forces opened fire on a Palestinian vehicle near the al-Jalazun refugee camp north of Ramallah city in the central occupied West Bank.Ambulances of the Palestinian Red Crescent Society transferred the four youths, …