YORK, October 22, 2014 (WAFA) – Palestine’s United Nations Permanent Observer Riyad
Mansour announced a possible draft resolution fully based on the provisions of
relevant Security Council and General Assembly resolutions comprising the
foundation of a lasting peace settlement.
statement came as Mansour addressed the UN Security Council Open Debate on the
Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestine Question on...
October 22, 2014 (WAFA) – Israeli settlers Wednesday torched about a hundred
olive trees in the town of Huwwara to the south of Nablus, according to a local
number of settlers from the illegal Israeli settlement of ‘Yitzhar’ set fire to
around 100 olive trees belonging to the Khamoos and Salim families, said
Ghassan Douglas who is in charge of settlements file at the Palestinian
Authority in the northern part of the...
NABLUS, October 22, 2014 (WAFA) –
The 'Al-Quds Index' of the Palestine Exchange closed Thursday trading at 505.67
points, Down by a 0.41, (0.08%) compared
to the last trading session, according to the PEX daily report.
A Total of 176,392 shares were
traded with a value of $334,913.31 executed during 107 transactions.
Shares of 12 companies were
traded; share price increased in one company whereas decreased in six others.
JENIN, October 22, 2014
(WAFA) – Israeli forces Wednesday arrested eight Palestinians in the West Bank
districts of Jenin and Hebron, as well as five fishermen offshore the coasts of
Gaza, according to local and security sources.
In Jenin, Israeli forces conducted
a search and raid action in several areas in the district, where they arrested
two Palestinians aged 19 and 20 from the town of Araba after raiding and
searching their homes....