Tagged: Violence

Stone throwing that killed Palestinian mother of 8 recognized as terror attack News & Analysis
Jacob Magid, Times of Israel

Stone throwing that killed Palestinian mother of 8 recognized as terror attack

Almost two years after Aisha Rabi was killed —when a 16-year-old Israeli settler hurled a massive rock at the windshield of her car— Israel is finally admitting the incident should be classified as a terror attack.

on January 13, 2020
2019 Olive Harvest – Interactive Project: Israeli Harm to Palestinian Farmers carried out by Soldier Maps
B'tselem

2019 Olive Harvest – Interactive Project: Israeli Harm to Palestinian Farmers carried out by Soldier

From September through November 2019 B'tselem documented instances of assault, theft, vandalism, threats and holdups that took place in the occupied West Bank against Palestinian farmers and their farmland. Check out this interactive map!

on January 6, 2020
Israel transfers Palestine prisoners from Rimon to Nafha News & Analysis
Middle East Monitor

Israel transfers Palestine prisoners from Rimon to Nafha

An entire section of an Israeli prison holding Palestinian prisoners was transferred to a remote desert location in the Negev: Nafha prison. This desert prison is known for its extreme climate conditions—frigid cold in winters and extreme heat in summers.

on January 6, 2020
Israeli Troops Ambush and Shoot Palestinians Hoping to Make a Living News Roundup
Gideon Levy, Haaretz

Israeli Troops Ambush and Shoot Palestinians Hoping to Make a Living

Israeli troops shot 34-year-old Abdullah Abu Tehaimer as he tried to cross Israel's apartheid wall to go to work, to feed his family. He was shot without warning. He was shot the way East German soldiers shot anyone who tried to cross the Berlin Wall.

on January 3, 2020
Israel to be investigated for war crimes in Palestinian Territories, ICC announces News & Analysis
Bel Trew, The Independent

Israel to be investigated for war crimes in Palestinian Territories, ICC announces

The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor announced she plans to conduct an investigation into Israeli war crimes committed in the occupied West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza. However, before the inquiry starts, the prosecutor will wait for the ICC to decide over its jurisdiction in West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem.

on December 20, 2019
Israel/West Bank: Grant Palestinians Equal Rights News & Analysis
Human Rights Watch

Israel/West Bank: Grant Palestinians Equal Rights

Human Rights Watch just released a new port. The conclusion? "Israel should grant Palestinians in the West Bank rights protections at least equal to those afforded Israeli citizens."

on December 17, 2019
With an eye on 2020, new Palestinian platform takes aim at U.S. funding to Israel News & Analysis
Alex Kane, +972 Magazine

With an eye on 2020, new Palestinian platform takes aim at U.S. funding to Israel

"Freedom is the Future," a new platform launched by Palestinian organizers in the U.S. and backed by diverse coalition of groups, seeks to influence the debate on Israel-Palestine in the run-up to the 2020 election.

on December 12, 2019
New details on covert Israeli operation in Gaza revealed News & Analysis
An investigation by Al Jazeera Arabic's Ma Khafia Aazam

New details on covert Israeli operation in Gaza revealed

A new Al Jazeera investigation reveals details about Israel's secret 2018 mission to plant listening devices on communications systems in Gaza. The operation was uncovered and stopped by Palestinian authorities, but it sparked an Israeli bombing assault

on December 3, 2019
Graffiti Sprayed, Cars Vandalized in Suspected Hate Crime in West Bank News & Analysis
Jack Khoury and Hagar Shezaf, Haaretz

Graffiti Sprayed, Cars Vandalized in Suspected Hate Crime in West Bank

Caught on camera, Israeli settlers vandalized Palestinian cars and schools, including a kindergarten. But this is an almost weekly occurrence in the occupied West Bank, where Palestinians are pushed off their land to make way for Jewish-only compounds.

on November 26, 2019
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