Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

Israel shuts down Gaza crossings, strikes posts in Gaza following rocket attack

GAZA� Israel said on Thursday that it has decided to shut down Erez (Beit Hanoun) crossing for people and Kerem Shalom (Karem Abu Salem) crossing for goods, which come as a collective punishment following days of rocket attacks from Gaza …

Israel shuts down Gaza crossings, strikes posts in Gaza following rocket attack

GAZA� Israel said on Thursday that it has decided to shut down Erez (Beit Hanoun) crossing for people and Kerem Shalom (Karem Abu Salem) crossing for goods, which come as a collective punishment following days of rocket attacks from Gaza …

Israel shuts down Gaza crossings, strikes posts in Gaza following rocket attack

GAZA� Israel said on Thursday that it has decided to shut down Erez (Beit Hanoun) crossing for people and Kerem Shalom (Karem Abu Salem) crossing for goods, which come as a collective punishment following days of rocket attacks from Gaza …

Woman dies of heart attack during Israeli raid of her village

JERICHO� A 60-year-old woman suffered a heart attack on Thursday and died shortly following an Israeli army raid of her house in the village of Zubaidat, north of Jericho in the West Bank, according to local sources.

Hamda Zubaidat suffered …

Czech Republic denies embassy transfer to Jerusalem, confirms commitment to EU policy

PRAGUE, The Czech Republic Friday affirmed commitment to the European Union’s policy regarding the Palestinian issue and the status of the city of Jerusalem and denied media reports of embassy transfer.

According to a statement issued by the Czech Republic …

Abbas’ speech on Jerusalem focus of dailies

RAMALLAH, The speech delivered by President Mahmoud Abbas in response to US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital hit the front page headlines in Palestinian Arabic dailies on Thursday.

The dailies said Trump decided to officially …

Palestinians clash with Israeli soldiers at Hebron-area refugee camp

HEBRON, Clashes broke out on Wednesday between Israeli forces and Palestinians at the entrance to Arroub refugee camp, south of Hebron, according to local sources.

They told WAFA correspondent that soldiers who took over rooftops fired rubber-coated metal bullets and …