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News, December 2008
Israeli Occupation Forces Invade Salfit, Hebron, Bilin, and Khan Younis, Terrorizing Residents, Injuring 4, Kidnapping 18 Palestinian Civilians
Israeli occupation soldiers, Palestinians clash in Salfit
The Israeli occupation army invaded the northern West Bank city of
Salfit on Friday, clashing with residents and firing percussion grenades
and rubber-coated bullets, according to witnesses.
Hebron boy sustains critical head-wound from Israeli fire
An Israeli bullet caught 14-year-old Ya’aqoub Al-Qasrawi in the head
on Friday while the boy was standing outside his family home in Hebron.
He was transferred to the Hadasah Israeli hospital in Jerusalem in
IOF kidnap 18 Palestinians from the West Bank and Gaza Strip
[ 12/12/2008 - 11:14 AM ]
KHAN YOUNIS, RAMALLAH, (PIC)--
Israeli occupation forces (IOF) troops kidnapped on Thursday and Friday a total of 15 Palestinians from various areas of the West Bank and 3 more Palestinians from the southern Gaza Strip.
On Friday morning, IOF troops kidnapped three Palestinians from the area east of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip claiming that the three approached the border fence between the Gaza Strip and Palestinian lands occupied in 1948.
Meanwhile Israeli media reported on Friday that IOF troops kidnapped 9 Palestinians from Bethlehem and al-Khalil in the southern West Bank.
On Thursday morning IOF kidnapped seven Palestinians, five of them from the village of Madma in the northern West Bank district of Nablus and two others from the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem.
IOF troops also raided the city of Jenin and its refugee camp and the village of Silat al-Harithiya and erected a roadblock at the entrance of the village of Zubouba.
Israeli occupation forces breached Gaza borders Friday morning
and detained three Palestinians in the southern city of Khan Younis.
Three Palestinians seriously injured in Israeli assault on Bil'in protest
Three Palestinian were injured by Israeli occupation soldiers during
a demonstration in the West Bank city of Bil’in on Friday, according to
a statement received by Ma’an.
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