JERUSALEM, May 6, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli
settlers late Tuesday took over three apartments in the Jerusalem neighborhood
of Silwan, under the pretext they are absentee’s property, according to local
Witnesses told WAFA that a group of
settlers guarded by police officers arrived in Silwan at midnight, and broke
into three vacant apartments owned by the Abu Nab clan. Police said the
settlers had won a court ruling establishing that...
RAMALLAH, May 6, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli authorities on Tuesday
issued administrative detention orders against 27 Palestinian prisoners,
according to the Palestinian Prisoner’s Club (PPC).
PPC said that 23 prisoners received detention orders without
charge or trial for the second and third times, while some were placed
sporadically under administrative detention for years. The remaining four
received administrative detention orders...
HEBRON, May 6, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Wednesday arrested
seven Palestinians during separate incidents and incursions in two West Bank
districts and in Jerusalem, as well as razed agricutural land to the west
of Hebron, according to local and security sources.
Army forces stormed the towns of Tarkumia, Surif, Beit Awwa and
Beit Ummar in Hebron district, before they arrested at least four Palestinians
after raiding and...
RAMALLAH, May 6, 2015 (WAFA) – Palestinian officials’
visit to Syria seeking to protect Yarmouk refugee camp and its residents from
the Syrian conflict hit the front page headlines in Palestinian dailies.
Al-Ayyam reported that a PLO delegation is conducting
discussions ]with Syrian officials[ in
Damascus in an attempt to keep the Yarmouk camp out of the Syrian conflict.
Al-Quds quoted PLO official Zakaria al-Agha as announcing