JERUSALEM, November 24, 2014
(WAFA) – Israeli police Monday beat up and arrested a Palestinian child in the
East Jerusalem town of Silwan, according to witnesses.
Witnesses said that police
attacked 10-year-old Rashid Abu Sara, who was on his way to a supermarket in
the town, for no apparent reason, beating him and stripping his shirt off despite
of the cold winter weather before arresting him.
He was taken to an unknown
November 24, 2014 (WAFA) – President of the FIFA Sepp Blatter said on Monday
that the Israeli army’s raiding and searching of the Palestinian Football
Association (PFA) headquarters in Jerusalem is intolerable and unacceptable.
Monday, an Israeli army force broke into the PFA’s headquarters located in the
town of ar-Ram, north of Jerusalem, searched it and assaulted its employees.
sent a letter...
November 24, 2014 (WAFA) – Six Palestinians detained in Israeli Rimon prison
were injured on Monday, including two seriously, after a special police
contingent stormed the prison cells, brutally attacking prisoners.
prisoners, who were identified as Issa Jabarin and Adel Nashash sustained
critical injuries and were subsequently transferred to a nearby hospital for
medical treatment, said Issa Qaraqe, head of the Committee...
November 24, 2014 (WAFA) – The Israeli human rights organizations B’Tselem said on Sunday that residency status and
social security benefits are not a favor or boon granted by the Israeli authorities
to Palestinian residents.
statement came to comment on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s
announcement of a plan to promote a bill which would revoke the residency
status and social security benefits of individuals...