At least 370 Palestinian women and girls had been arrested by the Israeli occupation forces since the outbreak of the current anti-occupation Intifada, in early October 2015, head of the Studies Department at the Prisoners’ and Ex-Prisoners’ Committee, Abdul Nasser Farawna, said.
Several Palestinians suffered from severe tear-gas inhalation on Friday after the Zionist regime’s forces suppressed a peaceful demonstration in the village of Khirbet Qalqas, located south of al-Khalil (Hebron) in the southern occupied West Bank.
The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) has reaffirmed support for the full membership of the state of Palestine in the United Nations, saying the oppressed Palestinian nation should be given its rightful place in the world community.
Israeli forces detained at least 19 Palestinians in raids across the occupied territory and Israel, which came as Israel prepared to enforce an 11-day closure on the occupied West Bank and besieged Gaza Strip for the Jewish holiday of Sukkot.
More than 20 people were killed and 100 injured when what appears to be a lone gunman opened fire from a perch high up in the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in the US city of Las Vegas Sunday night, police said.