Palestine

Virus: dilemma for Palestinians working in Israel

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM - At the construction site in Tel Aviv, Jamal Salman and the other Palestinian workers wore gloves and masks, and their employer provided apartments for them to stay overnight. But his wife, alarmed...

Israel exploits virus to grow settlements

YERUSSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM - The Arab League warned on Wednesday that as global attention is turned elsewhere amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, Israel is expanding settlements in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem. The statement by...

Two new corona cases in Palestine raise total to 263

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM - The Palestinian Ministry of Health said two new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the West Bank today raising total in Palestine to 263. It said in the daily briefing that the two...

COVID-19 cases in Palestine rise to 253

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM – Palestine Monday evening confirmed a new coronavirus case, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the occupied territories to 253. Speaking in a daily briefing in Ramallah, Interior Ministry’s spokesman Brigader...

Arab League urges Red Cross to help Palestinian inmates

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM - Arab League on Monday sought intervention of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to protect Palestinians in Israeli prisons from the COVID-19 pandemic. In a letter addressed to Director-General of...

Israeli soldiers spit at Palestinian houses amid coronavirus outbreak

AL-KHALIL, PALESTINOW.COM - Dozens of Israeli occupation soldiers at daybreak Friday stormed several neighborhoods in the West Bank city of al-Khalil and deliberately spat at Palestinian houses' doors and cars to intimidate the residents...