Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

ABBAS ADVISOR SAYS HE IS NOT OPTIMISTIC REGARDING US DELEGATION’S VISIT

Nabil Shaath, advisor for foreign affairs to President Mahmoud Abba, said Thursday that he was not optimistic regarding the visit of the American delegation to the region this month, pointing out that there are no great expectations about what will …

ABBAS ADVISOR SAYS HE IS NOT OPTIMISTIC REGARDING US DELEGATION’S VISIT

Nabil Shaath, advisor for foreign affairs to President Mahmoud Abba, said Thursday that he was not optimistic regarding the visit of the American delegation to the region this month, pointing out that there are no great expectations about what will …

Israeli forces detain 15 Palestinians in West Bank, Jerusalem

RAMALLAH � Israeli forces detained in overnight raids at least 15 Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) said on Monday.

It said Israeli police detained four Palestinians in the neighborhood of Silwan …

Newspapers Review: West Bank raids, Gaza airstrikes focus of dailies

RAMALLAH � Israeli military raids across the West Bank and airstrikes in the besieged Gaza Strip hit the front page headlines in Palestinian Arabic dailies on Thursday.

Al-Quds said Israeli warplanes pounded a number of sites in the besieged Gaza …

Israeli settlers set fire to vehicles in village near Ramallah

RAMALLAH � Jewish settlers Wednesday set fire to Palestinian-owned vehicles in the village of Umm Safa, northwest of Ramallah, according to the village council head Marwan Sabah.

He told WAFA that at around 2:30 in the morning, Israeli settlers set …

Israel to demolish homes of 23 Palestinian families northeast of Jerusalem

JERUSALEM � Israel Thursday notified 23 Palestinian families of its intention to demolish their homes located in the Bedouin neighborhood of al-Fheidat to the east of Anata, northeast of occupied Jerusalem.

The families were given 72 hours to appeal the …

Israeli forces detain 20 Palestinians, including lawmaker, in West Bank raids

NABLUS � Israeli forces Wednesday detained at least 20 Palestinians, including a lawmaker, during multiple overnight raids across the West Bank, said the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) and security sources.

The PPS said Israeli forces raided Asira al-Shamaliya, northwest of …