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News, November 2022
12 Palestinians Killed, Scores Injured and Abducted, Homes Demolished by Israeli Occupation Soldiers
November 10, 2022
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"We decreed upon the Children of Israel that whoever kills a soul, unless for a soul, or for corruption in the land, it is as if he had killed humankind entirely" (The Holy Quran, Al-Ma-ida, 5: 32).
While brutal force has been used to create Zionist Israel and sustain it thus far, Zionist claims to Palestine are false. Actually, from the five thousand years of known written history, there has been a continuous Palestinian-Canaanite presence in the Holy Land. Despite the Zionist false claims, the ancient Israelites ruled part of the land for only 85 years (during the reign of David, Solomon, and Solomon's son).
After that, the Egyptians conquered Palestine-Canaan in 925 BC, followed by Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, Greeks, and Romans, before the Arab Muslim rule, starting from 636 AD.
By the Time Jesus started his mission, the three population groups of Canaanites, Palestinians, and Israelites were melted together in religion and language. Most of them became Christians when Constantine converted in 313 AD. Then, most of them became Muslims in the 7th and 8th centuries AD.
So, Palestinian Muslims, Christians, and Jews are the ones who have the right to claim descent from ancient Israelites, Palestinians, and Canaanites, not Zionists from other continents.
The following news stories are just examples of the Israeli occupation government abuse, mistreatment, and violations of Palestinian human rights, on daily basis.More detailed news stories can be found at the following sources:
http://english.wafa.ps/, https://english.palinfo.com/, https://imemc.org/, https://paltoday.ps/ar/
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Injure Many Schoolchildren Near Hebron
IMEMC, NOV 10, 2022
On Thursday, Israeli occupation soldiers caused many schoolchildren to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.
Local activist, Mohammad Ayyad Awad, said dozens of Palestinians, including schoolchildren, held a nonviolent procession commemorating the eighteenth anniversary of the death of President Yasser Arafat.
Awad added that the soldiers fired a barrage of gas bombs and concussion grenades, causing many Palestinians, including schoolchildren, to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation before receiving treatment.
The soldiers also closed the iron gate at the town’s main entrance and prevented the Palestinians from entering or leaving it.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians, Shoot One, In West Bank
IMEMC, NOV 10, 2022
On Thursday dawn, Israeli occupation soldiers abducted thirteen Palestinians, including siblings and a wounded young man, after the army stormed and ransacked many homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers also shot a young man in Jenin.
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded the Sa’diyya neighborhood in the Old City, leading to protests, and abducted two young men, Nizar Jaber and Nizar Tuffaha.
In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers abducted Ali Salah Srour from his home in Ni’lin town, west of the city.
In Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West bank, the soldiers abducted Adham Yousef Rajoub, 26, and his brothers, Saqer, 21, and Laith, 19, in addition to Mohammad Arif Al-Atrash.
In Bethlehem, the soldiers invaded the ‘Aida refugee camp north of the city, searched homes, and abducted Nour Atallah Mashayikh, 18.
Media sources said that, a week ago, the soldiers shot Nour with a live round in the thigh during an invasion of the refugee camp, and he is still recovering from his wounds.
The soldiers also closed the iron gate at the northern entrance of Tuqu’ town, southeast of Bethlehem, and prevented the Palestinians from crossing just hours after the army invaded the town and fired gas bombs and concussion grenades at Palestinians, protesting the invasion.
In Qalqilia, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers invaded and ransacked several homes in the city before abducting Osama Ahmad Sabri, Anas Mahmoud Sabri, and his brother Osama.
In Nablus, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers invaded Burqa town northwest of the city, searched a few homes, and abducted Abdul-Latif Ayman Abu Omar.
In Jenin, the soldiers surrounded the home of a Palestinian, Sidqi Al-Mer’ey, who is believed to be a member of an armed resistance group, and detonated the front door before storming the property.
His brother said the soldiers beat him up and cuffed him while interrogating him and asking him about Sidqi. Then, the soldiers stormed and ransacked the property in the Eastern Neighborhood and abducted Sidqi.
Many Palestinians protested the invasion and hurled stones at the soldiers who fired many live rounds, wounding a young man in the leg.
During the invasion of Jenin, the soldiers exchanged fire with Palestinian fighters, especially in the Eastern Neighborhood, before the soldiers occupied rooftops to use as sniper posts.
Israeli Occupation Army To Demolish Home Of Slain Palestinian
IMEMC, NOV 10, 2022
On Wednesday evening, the Israeli occupation army said it decided to demolish the home of a Palestinian who was killed after killing a soldier and wounding a guard in Maale Adumim illegal colony near occupied Jerusalem in the West Bank.
The army’s decision did not include a specific date or timeframe for the demolition of the family home of Odai Kamal Tamimi, 22, and the method of demolition, such as bulldozing the property or the use of explosives to level it.
The decision allows the family to file an appeal, however, in numerous similar cases, the appeals have all been denied, and the emotions were carried out; in many cases, the demolitions were conducted despite pending appeals and court orders.
Odai, from the Shu’fat refugee camp in Jerusalem, was killed on October 19th, following an exchange of fire with Israeli soldiers and armed guards in Maale Adumim, and on October 8th, he exchanged fire with soldiers and armed guards at the Shu’fat refugee camp, killing one soldier and wounding a guard.
After the October 8th shooting, the Israeli army imposed a strict siege on the Shu’fat refugee camp and Anata nearby town and prevented the Palestinians from entering or leaving the two areas, leading to massive ongoing protests, and lifted the siege five days later.
Israel’s policy of home demolitions is an act of illegal collective punishment, targeting entire families, in direct violation of International Law. Israel also does not demolish the homes of Israelis, especially colonialist settlers, who are responsible for killing or seriously wounding Palestinians in the occupied territories.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Assault And Abduct Three Palestinians In Occupied Jerusalem
IMEMC, NOV 10, 2022
On Wednesday evening, Israeli occupation soldiers assaulted and abducted three young Palestinian men in occupied Jerusalem, in the West Bank.
The Wadi Hilweh Information Center In Silwan (Silwanic) said the soldiers abducted Nizar Jaber and Nizar Tuffaha in Jerusalem.
Silwanic said the soldiers abducted the two young men after an argument between the soldiers and several Palestinians broke out.
Silwanic also said that the soldiers assaulted two siblings in Silwan town, Fuad and Ziad Al-Qaq, and maced them with pepper spray before abducting Fu’ad. Ziad was moved to a medical center for treatment.
Israel Occupation Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Worker Near Jenin
IMEMC, NOV 10, 2022
On Wednesday, Israeli occupation soldiers killed a Palestinian worker while crossing the Annexation Wall heading to his work, west of Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.
The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed that the Israeli soldiers fatally shot Ra’fat Ali Ayasa, 29, from Sanur town, southwest of Jenin.
Mahmoud Saadi, the head of the Emergency Department at the Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) in Jenin, said the soldiers shot Ra’fat with several live rounds.
The Palestinian, a construction worker, was trying to enter occupied Jerusalem to work through a breach in a section of the illegal Annexation Wall when the soldiers fired a barrage of live rounds at him and several other workers who managed to escape unharmed.
After shooting the Palestinian man, the soldiers took him to the Salem military base and later allowed his transfer to PRCS medics before he was rushed to the Ar-Razi Hospital in Jenin, where he was officially pronounced dead.
His uncle said that Ra’fat was a married father of one girl, had no political affiliation, and was only trying to work to provide for his family.
Thousands of Palestinians marched in Jenin, Jenin refugee camp, Sanur, and several other areas in Jenin, condemning the cold-blooded murder of the Palestinian worker and the seriously escalating Israeli violations.
Processions were also held in front of Khalil Suleiman governmental hospital in Jenin before the Palestinians marched in the city and the Jenin refugee camp, denouncing Ra’fat’s execution-style killing while all he wanted was to work to provide for his family.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Attack A Funeral, Injure Many Palestinians, Near Hebron
IMEMC, NOV 9, 2022
On Wednesday, Israeli occupation soldiers attacked a funeral procession in Beit Ummar town and fired gas bombs, causing many Palestinians to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.
Media sources said the soldiers, stationed at the entrance of the town, fired many gas bombs at dozens of Palestinians marching in the funeral procession of a local woman.
They added that many Palestinians suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation before receiving treatment.
The attack led to protests before the soldiers fired rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs at the Palestinians.
The soldiers also invaded the main entrance of the Al-Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron, and fired gas bombs at Palestinians who protested the invasion and surrounding homes.
In related news, the soldiers closed the iron gate at the entrance of Khirbat Qalqas village, south of Hebron, forcing the Palestinians to take longer, unpaved streets.
The soldiers installed the gate six months ago and have since opened and closed it randomly and without notice.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Abduct Fourteen Palestinians In West Bank
IMEMC, NOV 9, 2022
Earlier Wednesday, Israeli occupation soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes across the occupied West Bank and abducted fourteen Palestinians.
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded Biddu town, searched homes, and abducted Montaser Sheikh, Mohammad Abu Eid, and Ezz Mansour, in addition to Mohammad Ali Daoud from Beit Duqqu village.
Also, undercover Israeli soldiers, driving a car with civilian license plates, infiltrated the Qalandia refugee camp north of Jerusalem and kidnapped a former political prisoner, Zahran Zahran.
In Bethlehem, the soldiers invaded the Khleifat Mountain area in the city and abducted two siblings, Mohammad and Abed Hisham Azzam, from their homes, in addition to Salah Mohammad Abu Sarhan, from his home in the Al-Obeydiyya town, east of the city.
In Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, the soldiers assaulted and abducted Haitham Mohammad Ja’bari, 30, and Mohannad Abdul-Sami’ Abu Ramouz after invading their homes.
The soldiers also invaded the Tiwana area in Masafer Yatta, south of Hebron, and abducted a Palestinian with special needs, identified as Mohammad Yousef Al-Ashqar, 25.
In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers abducted Taher Farah Tamimi, 27, from Nabi Saleh village, and Abdul-Rahim Jalal Rimawi, 25, from Beit Rima town.
During the invasion of Nabi Saleh, the soldiers stormed and ransacked the home of Taher’s cousin, Qussai Tamimi, 19, who was killed by army fire on October 25, and ransacked the property.
In Nablus, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Islam Moayyad Oweis, 22, from his home in the Al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village. The soldiers wired and detonated the property’s front door before breaking into it.
On Wednesday dawn, Israeli soldiers killed Mahdi Mohammad Hamdallah Hashash, 17, and injured at least sixty east of Nablus city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Kill A Palestinian, Injure 60, In Nablus
IMEMC, NOV 9, 2022
On Wednesday dawn, Israeli occupation soldiers killed one Palestinian and injured at least sixty east of Nablus city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.
Media sources said many army jeeps and vehicles accompanied dozens of colonizers into “Joseph’s Tomb” east of the city, blockaded roads, and isolated many areas.
They added that dozens of Palestinians protested the invasion and hurled stones at the soldiers who fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, and gas bombs.
Palestine TV said the soldiers shot Mahdi Mohammad Hamdallah Hashash, 15, from the Balata refugee camp, with a live round in the chest.
The Israeli army claimed the soldiers shot the Palestinian after he “threw explosives at the soldiers”, adding that the explosive did not cause injuries.
Ahmad Jibril, the head of the Emergency Department at the Nablus office of the Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS), said its medics rushed Mohammad to a hospital in the city and provided treatment to three young men who were shot with rubber-coated steel bullets and fifty-seven who suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.
The Al-Aqsa Brigades, the armed wing of the Fateh movement, said Mahdi was one of its members.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Abduct Twenty-Three Palestinians In West Bank
IMEMC, NOV 7, 2022
On Monday dawn, Israeli occupation soldiers abducted twenty-three Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank after the army stormed and violently searched dozens of homes.
In Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers ransacked many homes in many parts of the governorate and abducted twelve Palestinians,
The abducted are Khader Yousef Jawabra, Rani Mohammad Hdeib, Obaida Emad Ra’ey, Qussai Nayef Badawi, Ammar Mohammad Jawabra, Mohammad Ismael Abu Haniyya, Bassam Banat and his son Adam, from the Al-Arroub refugee camp, Abdul-Karim Halayqa, and his Ahmad, from the Shiokh town, Ibrahim Ayyad from Beit Ummar and Yazan Asafra from Beit Kahil.
In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers abducted Mohammad Khalil Al-Asmar, from Burqa town and Ala’ Karaja from Safa.
In Jenin, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers invaded the Silat al-Harithiya town and abducted Ahmad Fayez Jaradat and Abed Mahmoud Jaradat.
The soldiers also abducted three teenage boys, Ahmad Ziad, Abdullah Jamal, and Arwad Mahmoud, from Ya’bad town, west of Jenin.
In Nablus, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Wael Masha, 16, his brother Yousef, 14, and Ala’ Bassem Silmi, 17, from their homes in the Balata refugee camp.
In Tubas, in the northeastern West Bank, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, Amer Yasser Bani Odah, 40.
The soldiers also invaded Hares village, west of Salfit in the central West Bank, and closed the iron gate at the western entrance of the town and surrounded a nearby school.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Demolish Home, Walls, And Bulldoze Lands, Near Jericho
NOV 7, 2022
On Monday, Israeli occupation soldiers demolished a Palestinian home and walls and bulldozed Palestinian lands east of Jericho in the northeastern West bank.
Mohammad Abu Gharouf, a Palestinian official in charge of monitoring the illegal Israeli colonialist activities in the Jerico and the Northern Plans governorate, said many army vehicles invaded the Al-Matar area, east of the city after surrounding it.
He added that the soldiers demolished a 200 square/meter home and four surrounding walls and uprooted Palestinian lands in the same area.
The army claimed the structures were built without a permit from the “Civil Administration Office,” the administrative branch of Israel’s illegal occupation of the West Bank, although they were licensed by the governorate.
Also, the soldiers demolished a Palestinian home in Ein Qibya village, west of Ramallah, in the central part of the occupied West Bank.
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers demolished a bakery in the Shu’fat refugee camp, in occupied Jerusalem.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Demolish A Palestinian Home Near Ramallah
IMEMC, NOV 7, 2022
On Monday, Israeli occupation soldiers demolished a Palestinian home in Ein Qibya village, west of Ramallah, in the central part of the occupied West Bank.
Media sources said the soldiers invaded the Al-Khirba area in the village and demolished a two-story home.
The sources added that the family presented the army with all needed permits and legal documents, especially an Israeli court ruling barring the demolition, but the soldiers continued demolishing the property.
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers demolished an under-construction Palestinian home in Beit Hanina, north of the city.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Injure Dozens Of Palestinians Near Jerusalem
IMEMC, NOV 6, 2022
On Saturday, Israeli occupation soldiers shot a young man with live fire and twelve with rubber-coated steel bullets and caused dozens to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation near Abu Dis University, in Abu Dis town east of occupied Jerusalem. The army also abducted a young woman in Jerusalem.
The soldiers invaded the area, leading to protests, and fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades at the protesters and surrounding homes.
The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said the soldiers shot one Palestinian with live fire and twelve with rubber-coated steel bullets and caused 36 to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.
The PRCS added that one Palestinian suffered fracture, and eleven suffered burns due to Israeli gas bombs and concussion grenades.
In Jerusalem’s Old City, the soldiers abducted a young Palestinian woman, Maram Dawabsha, from Al-Wad Street and took her to an interrogation facility.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Kill A Palestinian, Injure Another, Near Ramallah
IMEMC, NOV 6, 2022
On Saturday evening, the Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed that Israeli soldiers killed a Palestinian and seriously injured another near Sinjil Palestinian village north of Ramallah in the central West Bank.
The Health Ministry said the Palestinian, Mos’ab Mohammad Mahmoud Nafal, 18, from the Al-Mazra’a ash-Sharqiya village east of Ramallah, was shot with a live round in the heart before the medics rushed him to Palestine Medical Complex in Ramallah.
It added that Palestinian doctors tried to revive the seriously wounded young man and provide him with the needed treatment, but he succumbed to his serious wounds.
The soldiers also shot another Palestinian before army medics provided him with the needed treatment and took him to an Israeli hospital.
The Palestinian Civil Affairs Commitee informed the Health Ministry that the wounded Palestinian is in a serious condition.
Both were shot on a dirt road leading to the Palestinian olive orchards and to the Al-Mazra’a ash-Sharqiya village.
The Israeli army claimed that the slain and the wounded Palestinians were shot by the soldiers who “opened fire at Palestinians hurling stones at Israeli vehicles.”
However, the family said Mos’ab was with them, picking their olive trees in the area before many illegal Israeli colonizers attacked them and other villagers, forcing them to disperse and leave their lands.
The family added that Mos’ab and another young man could not be located following the Israeli attack before the Palestinians started looking for them.
The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said it received a call, approximately at six in the evening, informing it of injuries in an area near the Oyun Al-Hamriyah area near Sinjil and immediately dispatched two ambulances to the area.
The medics looked for Mos’ab in the olive orchards for about two hours and found him bleeding and in a very serious condition before they rushed him to Palestine Medical Complex, where he succumbed to his wounds.
The PRCS added that Israeli soldiers also invaded the area and searched the olive orchards before locating the other Palestinian, believed to have been seriously injured, and took him to an Israeli hospital.
Including A Child, Israeli Occupation Soldiers Kill Two Palestinians In Jenin
IMEMC, NOV 3, 2022
On Thursday, Israeli occupation soldiers killed two Palestinians, including a child, and injured at least four others, in Jenin and Jenin refugee camp, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.
The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed that undercover Israeli soldiers shot Farouq Jamil Hasan Salama, 28, in the head, chest, and abdomen, causing serious wounds.
It added that the Palestinian was rushed to Jenin governmental hospital but succumbed to his profoundly serious wounds.
The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) said Farouq was engaged, and his wedding was scheduled to be held Saturday.
The Israeli army said it invaded the Jenin refugee camp to arrest Farouq, a member of the Al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, before exchanging fire with him and other Palestinian fighters.
Israeli National News said the invasion was carried out by member of Border Police’s “undercover Arab unit”, operating with Israeli soldiers and the Israel Security Agency – Shabak.
The Israeli army was also trying to abduct another Palestinian in the Jenin refugee camp but were unable to do so due to the fire exchange and withdrew from the area.
The soldiers also killed a child, Mohammad Samer Khallouf, 14, from Burqin town, west of Jenin, after shooting him with live fire in Jenin refugee camp.
The Palestinian was shot after many army vehicles invaded Jenin and Jenin refugee camp and surrounded a shop, leading to protests, before the army fired a barrage of live fire.
A day earlier, on November 2nd, the soldiers killed Habes Abdul-Hafith Rayyan, 54, after shooting him at a military roadblock west of Ramallah in the central part of the occupied West Bank.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Kill A Palestinian In Jerusalem’s Old City
IMEMC, NOV 3, 2022
On Thursday, Israeli occupation soldiers killed a Palestinian after an alleged stabbing attack targeting soldiers near the Council Gate in the Old City of the occupied Palestinian capital, Jerusalem, in the West Bank.
Many Israeli soldiers invaded the home of the slain Palestinian in Beit Hanina, north of occupied Jerusalem, and abducted his parents.
The Palestinian has been identified as Amer Husam Bader, 20.
Israeli daily, Haaretz, said the Palestinian stabbed a police officer before other soldiers in the area opened fire at the Palestinian and killed him.
One of the injured police officers, 30 years of age, suffered moderate wounds, and another officer, 25, suffered mild wounds.
The moderately injured officer, who remained alert, was moved to Shaarei Zedek Medical Center for treatment, while the second officer suffered wounds to the lower parts of his body and received treatment at the site.
Following the incident, dozens of soldiers were deployed in the area and closed all streets leading to the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound.
The army also installed many roadblocks, stopped and searched dozens of Palestinians, and interrogated many while inspecting their ID cards.
The incident came shortly after dozens of Israeli soldiers and police officers accompanied groups of illegal Israeli colonizers into the courtyard of the Al-Aqsa Mosque after forcing the Palestinian out.
Early Thursday morning, the Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed the death of Daoud Mahmoud Khalil Rayyan, 42, whom Israeli soldiers shot in Beit Duqqu town, northwest of Jerusalem.
On Wednesday, the soldiers killed Habes Abdul-Hafith Rayyan, 54, from Beit Duqqu town, northwest, after shooting him at a military roadblock west of Ramallah in the central part of the occupied West Bank.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Kill A Palestinian In Beit Duqqu Near Jerusalem
IMEMC, NOV 3, 2022
Early Thursday morning, the Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed the death of a Palestinian man whom Israeli occupation soldiers shot in Beit Duqqu town, northwest of the occupied capital, Jerusalem, in the West Bank.
The Health Ministry said the Palestinian, Daoud Mahmoud Khalil Rayyan, 42, was shot by Israeli soldiers with a live round in the heart.
The Palestinian was shot when many army jeeps invaded the town, leading to protests, and fired live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades at the protesters and surrounding areas.
He was shot while standing in his home’s front yard due to random Israeli military fire.
The soldiers closed the area and delayed a Palestinian ambulance rushing to him for more than thirty minutes.
An Eyewitness, Mustafa Mansour, said he was one of a few Palestinians who rushed to aid the wounded man and added that the soldiers looked at Daoud and briefly examined him before they said that he was dead, then left the area.
Rayyan was rushed to a hospital where he was officially pronounced dead due to the gunshot wound to his heart and the resulting massive bleeding, internally and externally.
A day earlier, on November 2nd, the soldiers killed Habis Abdul-Hafith Rayyan, 54, after shooting him at a military roadblock west of Ramallah in the central part of the occupied West Bank.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Ramallah
IMEMC, NOV 2, 2022
On Wednesday morning, Israeli occupation soldiers killed a Palestinian man after he reportedly rammed his car into Israeli soldiers at a military roadblock, seriously wounding one, near Ramallah in the central part of the occupied West Bank.
Israeli sources claimed the Palestinian injured an officer after ramming his car into a soldier at the roadblock and stepping out of his car carrying an axe before the soldier, who was on the ground, fired several rounds at him and killed him.
The sources said the wounded soldier was conscious after suffering limb wounds before he was evacuated to Shaare Zedek hospital in Jerusalem, where he was admitted to surgery.
The hospital said the Israeli sustained multi-systematic wounds and was in serious condition.
The Palestinian driver, who the soldiers killed, has been identified as Habis Abdul-Hafith Rayyan, 54, from Beit Duqqu town, northwest of occupied Jerusalem.
Habis is the father of Qussai Rayyan, who Israeli soldiers abducted in September of this year, 2022, and he remains imprisoned, and former political prisoner Assem Rayyan; both are said to be members of the Islamic Jihad.
Israeli Occupation Army Kills One Palestinian Near Jericho
IMEMC, OCT 31, 2022
On Sunday evening, Israeli sources reported that five soldiers were injured in what they claimed was a car-ramming attack near Jericho, in the northeastern part of the occupied West Bank, before the soldiers shot and killed the Palestinian driver.
The Palestinian has been identified as Barakat Mousa Odah, 49, a married father of six children and a taxi driver from Al-Ezariya town, east of occupied Jerusalem.
The Palestinian was shot while driving near Nabi Mousa Junction, south of Jericho, and suffered life-threatening wounds before he was moved to Hadassah Israeli Medical center in Jerusalem, where he was pronounced dead.
Israeli daily Haaretz said five soldiers were injured; two moderately and three mildly, before they were transferred to Hadassah and Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, and added that two of the injured soldiers were later discharged from Hadassah.
According to Haaretz, Barakat was imprisoned 14 times for drug and weapons trafficking, had no political affiliation, and was not a member of any party or group.
Haaretz also said that the incident occurred on two junctions and quoted the army claiming that the Barakat rammed soldiers waiting at Nabi Mousa Junction before continuing towards soldiers at a nearby intersection where he hit a bus stop.
He was shot many times by both Israeli soldiers and paramilitary illegal colonialist settlers after he reportedly tried to escape.
However, a video from the scene shows the soldiers continuing to fire at him after the initial shots that incapacitated him, and he was already on the ground.
One Israeli & One Palestinian Killed in West Bank Shooting
IMEMC, OCT 30, 2022
On Saturday night, a shooting attack at the Kiryat Arba illegal colony in the southern West Bank city of Hebron resulted in the death of an Israeli settler and a Palestinian who allegedly carried out the shooting.
Update: The Israeli who was killed in the shooting has been identified as Ronen Hananya, 50, from Kiryat Arba. Another wounded Israeli, in his fifties, remains in critical condition, Israeli sources have confirmed.
A surveillance video released to Israeli media shows the Palestinian walking through the street holding a rifle and shooting before an Israeli car of an off-duty soldier, accompanied by a security agent working for the Kiryat Arba colony, sped toward him.
The car rams into the man at high speed, crashing his body and the car into a wall.
The car then backs away, and an Israeli settler jumps out and fires multiple rounds at the Palestinian now lying on the ground.
The Palestinian has been identified as Mohammad Kamel Al-Jabari, 35, from Hebron city. The army took his corpse after refusing to release Mohammad’s body to Palestinian medics.
The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said its medics rushed to the area to provide essential aid to Mohammad, but the soldiers fired many live rounds at their ambulance, wounding a medic, Ahmad Abu Khaled, who was shot with a live round in the shoulder, and causing damage to the ambulance.
In addition to the Israeli man and the Palestinian man who were killed, an Israeli medic with the medical association Magen David was injured in the attack and was brought to the Israeli hospital in Shaare Tzedek Medical Center.
Another Palestinian was also wounded with gunshot fire. He was only identified as a 37-year-old man, and his injuries were described as moderate.
Israeli daily Haaretz said three Israelis, including the son of the man who was killed, where taken to Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem.
It added that the seriously wounded man 50-year-old Israeli man remained in a critical condition until he succumbed to his wounds.
Haaretz also said that a fourth Israeli, Ofer Ohana, a Magen David Adom medic, was transferred to the Shaare Zedek Medical Center where he remained unconscious and on life support.
Initial reports claimed that the attack appeared to target the home of right-wing Israeli politician Itamar Ben-Gvir, who lives in Kiryat Arba, but an Israeli military spokesperson said that this was not a targeted attack on Ben-Gvir but appeared instead to be targeting an Israeli military guard post.
While some Israeli reports claimed Mohammad was a member of Hamas, his family said he wasn’t involved with any party or group and was an Islamic studies teacher and a married father of two children.
His older brother is an officer with the Palestinian General Intelligence, controlled by the Fateh movement of President Mahmoud Abbas, and his middle brother is a member of Hamas and was one of many Palestinians who were exiled from the West Bank to Gaza as part of the Shalit prisoner swap agreement.
Media sources said Mohammad was also receiving treatment for abdominal cancer, which reached an advanced stage.
After the soldiers killed him, the army installed many roadblocks in Hebron and isolated several neighborhoods before storming and ransacking many homes.
Illegal Israeli colonizers also attacked many homes and fired several live rounds at them, despite constant Israeli military deployment in the area and while a military helicopter was hovering overhead.
Just before midnight, the soldiers closed all roads leading to Hebron city, the Al-Fawwar refugee camp, Farsh Al-Hawa junction, Beit Einoun junction, and Al-Fahs junction, and the areas of Al-Harayeq and Khirbat Qalqas.
On October 28, Israeli soldiers killed two Palestinian medics, Emad Abu Rashid, 47, and Ramzi Sami Zabara, 35, near the Huwwara military roadblock south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.
Israeli Occupation Soldiers Kill Two Palestinians Near Nablus
IMEMC, OCT 28, 2022
Update: The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed the death of a second Palestinian who was seriously injured after the soldiers killed a Palestinian man in his car.
The Ministry said the Palestinian, Ramzi Sami Zabara, 35, from Askar refugee camp in Nablus, died from serious wounds he suffered after an Israeli soldier shot him in the heart.
It added that another wounded Palestinian suffered serious wounds and is currently in stable condition after surgery.
It is worth mentioning that Ramzi and Emad Abu Rashid, 47, who was killed at dawn, are members of the Palestinian Civil Defense that provides emergency services to the Palestinians, including medical, firefighting, and recrew operations and training.
Updated From: Israeli Soldiers Kill One Palestinian, Injure Two, Near Nablus Oct 28, 2022, at 03:52
On Friday dawn, Israeli soldiers killed one Palestinian and injured two others, one seriously, near the Huwwara military roadblock south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.
The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed that the soldiers fired many live rounds at the car of Emad Abu Rashid, 47, shooting him with several bullets in the abdomen and the head.
The Health Ministry added that the soldiers also seriously injured two Palestinians after shooting one in the abdomen and one in the chest.
Emad, from Askar refugee camp northeast of Nablus, was a member of the member of the Palestinian Civil Defense that provides emergency services to the Palestinians, including medical, firefighting and rescue operations and training
Palestinian medics rushed to the area, but the soldiers refused to allow them to provide any treatment to Emad or the other seriously wounded Palestinians.
The medics were later allowed to take Emad to Rafidia Hospital in Nablus, where the doctors tried to save his life, but he succumbed to his wounds.
The Israeli army claimed that, about an hour earlier, Palestinian fighters fired several live rounds at the Huwwara roadblock and sped away, adding that the soldiers were looking for two Palestinian cars believed to be involved in the shooting.
The Israeli army said the shooting did not lead to any injuries and added that the soldiers initiated a search campaign in the area before locating several backpacks believed to have been used by the Palestinian resistance fighters.
The army added that the soldiers “shot four Palestinians, including one who was shot in the thigh before the soldiers arrested him.”
Palestinian sources said the soldiers fired many live rounds randomly hitting several vehicles, including Emad’s car.
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