Saturday, 13 Feb 2016
BETHLEHEM, February 11, 2016 (WAFA) - Israeli forces Saturday continued their blockade of Nahhalin village, west of Bethlehem, for the fifth consecutive day, purportedly to search for a Palestinian who allegedly carried out a stabbing attack in a nearby settlement, said a local municipal sources. WAFA reported on Head of Nahhlin Local Council, Ibrahim Shakarneh, as saying that forces continued to impose a tight  siege on the village for five days in a row, seriously impacting the villagers’ daily life. The ongoing blockade has undermined villagers’ access to health ca
HEBRON, February 13, 2016 (WAFA) – A Palestinian female minor Saturday was shot dead by Israeli armed soldiers near al-Ibrahimi mosque in Hebron, after an alleged stabbing attack, according to local sources. Sources informed WAFA that Israeli forces fired several bullets at an unidentified female minor at the entrance of Bab al-Khan area, near the Ibrahimi mosque in Hebron, and left her to bleed on the ground until she succumbed to her critical wounds. Israeli army claimed that the girl carried out an alleged stabbing attack against an Israeli soldier. This brings up the tot
GAZA, February 13, 2016 (WAFA) – Israeli naval boats Saturday continued to breach  a truce agreement reached in August 2014 under the Egyptian auspices, opening its heavy machine gunfire on Palestinian fishermen offshore the north of the Gaza Strip. Israeli navy opened fire on the fishermen, despite sailing within the Israeli unilaterally imposed 6-nautical mile fishing zone, forcing farmers to flee back to shore for fear of being injured, killed, or arrested. Israeli navy targets Palestinian fishermen and farmlands along the border almost on daily basis in a blatant breach
RAMALLAH, February 13, 2016 (WAFA) - The critical health condition of Palestinian hunger- striking detainee Muhammad al-Qiq and weekly Friday demonstrations hit the front page headlines in Palestinian dailies. Highlighting the critical health condition of al-Qiq, al-Quds reported on Head of the Detainees and Ex-Detainees Commission, ‘Issa Qaraqe‘, as saying that al-Qiq has entered the most dangerous stage and became on the brink of death. Al-Ayyam and al-Hayat al-Jadida reported in this regard that al-Qiq, who has been hunger striking for 80 days, was on the brink of death.