2 Palestinians Killed, Scores Kidnapped by
Israeli Occupation Soldiers and Illegal Settlers
January 18, 2016
Israeli occupation soldiers kidnapping a Palestinian young man
in occupied Arab East Jerusalem, January 18, 2016.
Hundreds of mourners march in the funeral procession of Wissam
Qasrawi, who was killed by Israeli occupation soldiers, on
January 18, 2016.
Palestinian teen killed, another injured in hit-and-run by
January 18, 2016, SALFIT, (PIC)--
A 19-year-old Palestinian was killed and another was injured after an
Israeli settler ran over them both near Salfit city in the northern West
Bank Monday evening.
According to Israeli sources, a Jewish
settler in a speeding car deliberately ran over the two Palestinians who
were riding their bicycles.
The Palestinian martyr was identified
as Khalil Amer from Salfit. The injury of the other young man was
described as moderate. Israeli forces closed road number five after the
attack, the sources added.
Anti-occupation youth feared dead after being shot by IOF
January 18, 2016, BETHLEHEM, (PIC)--
A Palestinian youth was shot and seriously injured by the
Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Monday in the West Bank district of
Bethlehem, following an anti-occupation stabbing attack which left one
Israeli soldier injured.
The Israeli army spokesperson claimed
that a Palestinian youth broke into the illegal Israeli settlement of
Tekoa and stabbed a 30-year-old female soldier, before being shot and
injured by the soldiers on the scene.
Both of the injured have
been evacuated to the hospital, the same source added.
reports indicated that the youth was shot and killed, but Israeli
occupation army and medics have reported that he was shot and seriously
The Palestinian casualty has yet to be identified.
On Sunday, a Palestinian was shot and killed by the occupation
soldiers following an alleged attempted stabbing attack in the northern
occupied West Bank district of Nablus, an Israeli army spokesperson said
at the time.
The Palestinian man was identified as Wisam Marwan
Qasrawa, 21, from the village of Masliya south of Nablus.
Hundreds of mourners march in Wissam Qasrawiís funeral
January 18, 2016, JENIN, (PIC)--
Hundreds of Palestinians marched Sunday evening in the funeral of
Wissam Qasrawi, 21, who was shot and killed in the northern occupied
West Bank district of Nablus.
Israeli forces shot and killed the
Palestinian young man earlier on Sunday following an alleged attempted
stabbing attack at Hawara checkpoint south of Nablus.
Palestinian civil affairs authority received the slain Palestinianís
body nearly two hours after his murder to be then moved to his hometown
of Masliya south of Jenin.
Family sources told Quds Press that
their son was on his way to work when he was shot dead at Hawara
Along the same line, Israeli forces stormed in
large numbers Masliya town for several hours.
Hebrew newspaper quoted Israeli army spokesperson as saying that Qasrawi
was shot and killed after attempting to attack and stab Israeli
soldiers, adding that no Israelis were injured during the incident.
Palestinian medical sources said that Israeli forces barred
Palestinian ambulances from reaching the injured man who bled to death.
IOF soldiers have then opened Hawara barrier after closing it for
several hours in both directions.
The killing has brought the
number of Palestinian victims who were killed by Israeli gunfire since
Jerusalem Intifada started in early October to 162 including 30 children
and seven women.
Israeli occupation soldiers kidnap two Palestinians after
alleged stabbing attempts
January 18, 2016, OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)--
Israeli Occupation soldiers kidnapped Monday evening two Palestinians
in eastern Occupied Jerusalem and southern Nablus after alleged stabbing
attempts against Israeli soldiers.
Radio Israel said that the
Israeli police rounded up an 18-year-old Palestinian in Shufat refugee
camp in northern Occupied Jerusalem.
The radio claimed that the
Palestinian teen raised a knife at two Israeli policemen who were
searching of two other Palestinian young men suspected of throwing
stones at an Israeli train. The detainee was transferred to
investigation, the station pointed out.
The IOF soldiers in the
evening arrested another Palestinian man after an alleged stabbing
attempt at Howarah barrier in southern Nablus city.
27 Palestinians kidnapped by IOF at crack of dawn
January 18, 2016, JENIN, (PIC)--
At least 27 Palestinian civilians were kidnapped by the Israeli
occupation forces (IOF) at dawn Monday in a mass-abduction sweep
launched across provinces of the West Bank.
The IOF claimed, in a
statement, responsibility for the abduction of 13 Palestinians from
Silwad, six from al-Khalil, two from Ramallah and another from
Four more Palestinians were kidnapped by the IOF from
Tulkarem and Salfit.
An ex-prisoner was, meanwhile, kidnapped by
the IOF from the northern West Bank province of Nablus.
Eyewitnesses said an Israeli special forces rolled into the city and
kidnapped the youngster Mahmoud al-Tabouq after they wreaked havoc on
his family home.
The IOF also came down heavily on the family of
the 20-year-old slain Palestinian Wisam Kasrawi shortly after they
stormed Jenin city in over ten military jeeps and ravaged the familyís
home at the crack of dawn.
The assault was carried out only a few
hours after Wisamís funeral procession was held in the city.
IOF further rummaged into several homes of Wisamís relatives, sparking a
state of panic among children.
Wisam was fatally shot by the IOF
at the Hawara checkpoint allegedly after the attempted to stab an
Sources based in Tulkarem also said the IOF
kidnapped the student activist at the An-Najah University Abada Shadid,
22, and ravaged his family home at dawn.
The Israeli occupation
army stepped up arbitrary abduction campaigns against Palestinian youths
and activists across the West Bank in an attempt to snuff out the flames
of the ongoing anti-occupation uprising and quell Palestiniansí calls to
restore their rights.
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