Daily Archives: July 9, 2017

Israeli army orders works on natural reserve near Nablus to stop

NABLUS � Israeli army Sunday ordered a halt on cultivating works at a natural reserve in the village of Khirbet al-Tawil, south of Nablus, said local sources.

Yousef Deriya, a member of the local Anti-Settlement Commission, told WAFA that Israeli …

Newspaper Review: Hamas, Israel’s possible prisoner swap focus of dailies

RAMALLAH � News of a possible prisoners’ swap deal between Israel and Hamas hit the front pages of the three Arabic Palestinian dailies on Sunday.

Al-Ayyam reported on sources within Hamas confirming that a new prisoner exchange deal will soon …

Israeli forces detain eight Palestinians in West Bank

RAMALLAH � Israeli forces Sunday detained eight Palestinians during raids in several cities in the occupied West Bank, according to the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS).

PPS said in a statement that Israeli army detained three Palestinians from the city of …