Gulf Times - Nablus
Two Palestinians wounded by Israeli military gunfire in West Bank

Two Palestinians wounded by Israeli military gunfire in West Bank

Israeli forces Monday shot and wounded two villagers of al-Jiftlik, north of Jericho, according to local sources.

Palestinian killed by Israel army in West Bank: ministry

Palestinian killed by Israel army in West Bank: ministry

A Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli soldiers when clashes erupted during a demonstration in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Friday, the Palestinian health ministry said.

Israeli troops kill Palestinian in West Bank

Israeli troops kill Palestinian in West Bank

Israeli troops killed a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, the Palestinian health ministry said. The ministry did not give any details as to the circumstances of the killing

Israeli forces in manhunt for attackers who killed settler

Israeli forces in manhunt for attackers who killed settler

Raziel Shevah, a 35-year-old rabbi, was killed late on Tuesday while driving near the wildcat settlement where he lived, Havat Gilad near the northern West Bank city of Nablus.

Palestinians protest on Balfour Declaration centenary

Palestinians protest on Balfour Declaration centenary

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas used the occasion to denounce the declaration, writing in a newspaper opinion piece that "the creation of a homeland for one people resulted in the dispossession and continuing persecution of another".

Palestinian wielding knife shot dead in West Bank

Palestinian wielding knife shot dead in West Bank

A Palestinian was shot dead at a West Bank checkpoint on Tuesday after walking towards guards with a knife in his hand, Israeli police said.

Mass protests in West Bank city after Palestinian detainee dies

Mass protests in West Bank city after Palestinian detainee dies

Nablus, the second largest city in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, was gripped by violent protests on Tuesday after the death of a Palestinian detainee shortly after he was seized by Palestinian security forces.

Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldiers, shot dead: army

Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldiers, shot dead: army

A Palestinian armed with a knife charged at Israeli soldiers on the outskirts of the city of Nablus in the occupied West Bank on Sunday and was shot dead, the Israeli army said.

Israel destroys home of Palestinian suspect in murder of Israelis

Israel destroys home of Palestinian suspect in murder of Israelis

Israel on Tuesday destroyed the West Bank home of a Palestinian accused of aiding in the October 2015 murder of a Jewish settler couple in the Israeli-occupied territory.

Fire hits home of witness to arson that killed Palestinian family

Fire hits home of witness to arson that killed Palestinian family

Fire broke out on Sunday in the home of a key witness to an arson attack by Jewish extremists that killed a Palestinian family last year but he survived, police and residents said.

Israel demolishes West Bank homes, displacing 36 Palestinians

Israel demolishes West Bank homes, displacing 36 Palestinians

Israeli forces demolished dozens of structures including a school in the northern West Bank this week, leaving 10 families homeless, the UN said on Friday.

Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldier, shot dead: army

Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldier, shot dead: army

A Palestinian tried to stab an Israeli soldier in the occupied West Bank on Sunday and was shot dead, Israel's army said, the latest incident in a nearly five-month wave of violence.