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israel arrests palestinian girl ahed tamimi over viral video of soldier slapping


the video shows the suspect ahed tamimi and another palestinian teen approaching two israeli soldiers — then shoving, kicking and slapping them.        






palestinian ahed tamimi arrested by israeli forces | palestine news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - ahed tamimi, a prominent 16-year-old palestinian activist, has been detained during a pre-dawn raid on her home by the israeli army and border police in the occupied west bank.ahed's mother, nariman, was also arrested on tuesday afternoon during a visit to ahed at an israeli police station.according to ahed's father bassem, the tamimi family, who are well-known activists in the village of nabi saleh, woke up with a shock at about 3am to the noise of israeli forces banging on their front door and screaming.bassem told al jazeera that he opened the door for the soldiers, who pushed him aside and trooped into the house.they forced the family into one of the rooms as they went about rifling through the household contents, throwing clothes and possessions on the






palestinian ahed tamimi arrested by israeli forces | palestine news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - ahed tamimi, a prominent 16-year-old palestinian activist, has been detained during a pre-dawn raid on her home by the israeli army and border police in the occupied west bank.ahed's mother, nariman, was also arrested on tuesday afternoon during a visit to ahed at an israeli police station.according to ahed's father bassem, the tamimi family, who are well-known activists in the village of nabi saleh, woke up with a shock at about 3am to the noise of israeli forces banging on their front door and screaming.bassem told al jazeera that he opened the door for the soldiers, who pushed him aside and trooped into the house.they forced the family into one of the rooms as they went about rifling through the household contents, throwing clothes and possessions on the






palestinian ahed tamimi arrested by israeli forces | palestine news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - ahed tamimi, a prominent 16-year-old palestinian activist, has been detained during a pre-dawn raid on her home by the israeli army and border police in the occupied west bank.ahed's mother, nariman, was also arrested on tuesday afternoon during a visit to ahed at an israeli police station.according to ahed's father bassem, the tamimi family, who are well-known activists in the village of nabi saleh, woke up with a shock at about 3am to the noise of israeli forces banging on their front door and screaming.bassem told al jazeera that he opened the door for the soldiers, who pushed him aside and trooped into the house.they forced the family into one of the rooms as they went about rifling through the household contents, throwing clothes and possessions on the






palestinian protesters demand ahed tamimi's release | palestine news


nabi saleh, occupied west bank - israeli forces have fired tear gas as hundreds of palestinians protested against the detention of a prominent teenage activist and her mother.ahed tamimi, 16, was detained on december 19 in an overnight raid at her home in the village of nabi saleh after a video showing her hitting and slapping israeli soldiers went viral. hours earlier, her 15-year-old cousin mohammad was shot point-blank in the face with a rubber bullet, which left him in a medically-induced coma for 72 hours.ahed was indicted on 12 charges earlier this month and could face up to 10 years in prison. her mother, nariman, and her 20-year-old cousin nour were also detained shortly afterwards. nour has since been released on bail. on saturday, palestinians from various villages in the occupie






palestinian nour tamimi released on bail | israeli–palestinian conflict news


nour tamimi, a 20-year-old palestinian charged with assaulting an israeli soldier after the release of a viral video of the incident last month, has been released on bail.nour and her cousin, prominent 16-year-old activist ahed tamimi, were filmed slapping and kicking two israeli soldiers in the occupied west bank.the video of the december 15 confrontation outside the tamimi's home in the village of nabi saleh was widely shared on social media. a few days later, the two cousins, along with ahed's mother, were arrested by israeli forces.on friday, nour's father, najm tamimi, told afp news agency that an israeli military court had rejected the prosecution's appeal against his daughter's release, allowing her to return home after posting a bail of 5,000 shekels ($1,450), the 21-year-old, who






israel indicts palestinian teen activist ahed tamimi | palestine news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - israeli authorities are seeking 12 charges against ahed tamimi, a prominent 16-year-old palestinian activist filmed slapping and kicking two israeli soldiers in the occupied west bank.the teenager was detained on december 19, four days after the video showing her confronting the soldiers outside her family's home in the village of nabi saleh went viral.the incident occurred moments after israeli forces had shot ahed's 15-year-old cousin point-blank in the face with a rubber bullet. the wounded minor experienced severe internal bleeding and was placed under a medically-induced coma for 72 hours.ahed's 20-year-old cousin nour, who also appeared in the video, as well as her mother were also arrested soon afterwards.during a hearing on monday at israel's ofer mi






israel indicts palestinian teen activist ahed tamimi | news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - israeli authorities are seeking 12 charges against ahed tamimi, a prominent 16-year-old palestinian activist filmed slapping and kicking two israeli soldiers in the occupied west bank.the teenager was detained on december 19, four days after the video showing her confronting the soldiers outside her family's home in the village of nabi saleh went viral.the incident occurred moments after israeli forces had shot ahed's 15-year-old cousin point-blank in the face with a rubber bullet.the wounded minor experienced severe internal bleeding and was put in a medically-induced coma for 72 hours.ahed's 20-year-old cousin nour, who also appeared in the video, as well as her mother nariman, were arrested soon afterwards.during a hearing on monday at israel's ofer milit






israel indicts palestinian teen activist ahed tamimi | news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - israeli authorities are seeking 12 charges against ahed tamimi, a prominent 16-year-old palestinian activist filmed slapping and kicking two israeli soldiers in the occupied west bank.the teenager was detained on december 19, four days after the video showing her confronting the soldiers outside her family's home in the village of nabi saleh went viral.the incident occurred moments after israeli forces had shot ahed's 15-year-old cousin point-blank in the face with a rubber bullet. the wounded minor experienced severe internal bleeding and was put in a medically-induced coma for 72 hours.ahed's 20-year-old cousin nour, who also appeared in the video, as well as her mother nariman, were arrested soon afterwards.during a hearing on monday at israel's ofer mili






nabi saleh: 'it's a silent ethnic cleansing' | palestine


ramallah, occupied west bank - ahed tamimi was just 14 when she rose to international prominence through the release of a video and a series of photos capturing her desperate attempts to save her 11-year-old brother, mohammad, from the grips of an israeli soldier in 2015."many israelis threatened me on social media after the video was released, demanding that i be detained or even killed," 16-year-old ahed told al jazeera from her family's home in the village of nabi saleh, where the distinct, red-tiled roofs of illegal israeli settlement housing dot the adjacent hilltop. "the harassment handcuffed my life. i was scared to even go outside or visit my friends."in the video, filmed during one of the weekly protests that had been staged in nabi saleh for years, ahed is seen hitting and biting






palestinian teen icon ahed tamimi's detention extended


jerusalem (ap) — an israeli military court has extended the detention of a palestinian teen who was filmed kicking and slapping israeli soldiers, footage that made her a national hero and sparked a debate in israel about the soldiers’ refusal to respond to her blows.ahed tamimi, a 17-year-old from the west bank village of nebi saleh, was arrested last week by israeli troops and faces charges of attacking soldiers. the court on monday extended tamimi’s detention, along with those of her mother and cousin, for four days for questioning.tamimi was caught on video this month outside her family home shouting, pushing, kicking and slapping israeli soldiers, who fended off the blows without retaliating. her father said she was upset about the shooting with a rubber bullet minutes earlier of her 1






palestinian girl charged after slapping soldier on video


media playback is unsupported on your devicemedia captionahed tamimi was arrested after this video went viralisraeli authorities have charged a palestinian teenager with assault after a video of her hitting and pushing israeli soldiers went viral.ahed tamimi, 17, and her cousin were filmed in a confrontation with the soldiers that was widely shared by palestinians on social media.she faces 12 charges including aggravated assault and throwing stones.but the family say they were involved in legitimate resistance during protests in the occupied west bank.israel's military says the soldiers were preventing palestinians from throwing stones at nearby motorists.the video, filmed on 15 december, shows a group of women including tamini shouting at, hitting and kicking two heavily-armed israeli sol






israel indicts teenage palestinian girl who slapped soldiers


ramallah, west bank — an israeli military court has indicted a teenage palestinian girl who was filmed slapping israeli soldiers in the west bank.it indicted ahed tamimi, 16, from the village of nebi saleh on monday for attacking the soldiers as well as for previous altercations. it extended her remand for 8 days.her father bassem called it a "political trial" saying israel dug up old incidents to "justify her arrest."tamimi was filmed in december outside her family home, pushing, kicking and slapping the soldiers, who fended off the blows without retaliating.palestinians hailed her as an icon in their fight against israel. in israel, the footage sparked debate about the soldiers' refusal to respond.tamimi famously bit a soldier's hand as he held her brother in a chokehold in an attempted






israeli court extends detention of palestinian teen icon


jerusalem — an israeli military court has extended the detention of a palestinian teen who has become a national hero after she was filmed kicking and slapping israeli soldiers.ahed tamimi, a blonde 17-year-old firebrand from the west bank village of nebi saleh, was arrested last week by israeli troops and faces charges of attacking soldiers. an israeli military court on monday extended tamimi's detention, along with those of her mother and cousin, for four days for questioning.tamimi was filmed earlier this month outside her family home shouting, pushing, kicking and slapping israeli soldiers, who fended off the blows without retaliating. palestinians are celebrating her as an icon of a new generation of resistance to israeli occupation, while the soldiers' restraint stirred uproar over w






israeli court extends detention of palestinian teen icon


jerusalem (ap) — an israeli military court has extended the detention of a palestinian teen who has become a national hero after she was filmed kicking and slapping israeli soldiers.ahed tamimi, a blonde 17-year-old firebrand from the west bank village of nebi saleh, was arrested last week by israeli troops and faces charges of attacking soldiers. an israeli military court on monday extended tamimi’s detention, along with those of her mother and cousin, for four days for questioning.tamimi was filmed earlier this month outside her family home shouting, pushing, kicking and slapping israeli soldiers, who fended off the blows without retaliating. palestinians are celebrating her as an icon of a new generation of resistance to israeli occupation, while the soldiers’ restraint stirred uproar o






palestinian teen first to be killed by israel in 2018 | news


israeli forces have shot dead a palestinian teen on the northern outskirts of the occupied west bank town of ramallah, according to palestinian officials.the palestinian health ministry identified the 17-year-old boy as musab firas al-tamimi from the village of deir nitham, where wednesday's shooting took place. {articleguid}"he died shortly after the occupation forces fired a bullet into his neck," maria aqraa, a spokesman for the ministry, told al jazeera."he was transferred to a hospital in ramallah and he passed away minutes later," she added.aqraa said musab was shot during a confrontation with the israeli army. according to the times of israel news website, the israeli army said musab had "appeared to be holding a gun", but that it was "not immediately confirmed that al-tamimi had be






palestinian teen first to be killed by israel in 2018 | news


israeli forces have shot dead a palestinian teen on the northern outskirts of the occupied west bank town of ramallah, according to palestinian officials.the palestinian health ministry identified the 17-year-old boy as musab firas al-tamimi from the village of deir nitham, where wednesday's shooting took place. {articleguid}"he died shortly after the occupation forces fired a bullet into his neck," maria aqraa, a spokesman for the ministry, told al jazeera."he was transferred to a hospital in ramallah and he passed away minutes later," she added.aqraa said musab was shot during a confrontation with the israeli army. according to the times of israel news website, the israeli army said musab had "appeared to be holding a gun", but that it was "not immediately confirmed that al-tamimi had be






israel indicts teenage palestinian girl who slapped soldiers


ramallah, west bank (ap) — an israeli military court has indicted a teenage palestinian girl who was filmed slapping israeli soldiers in the west bank.it indicted ahed tamimi, 16, from the village of nebi saleh on monday for attacking the soldiers as well as for previous altercations. it extended her remand for 8 days.her father bassem called it a “political trial” saying israel dug up old incidents to “justify her arrest.”tamimi was filmed in december outside her family home, pushing, kicking and slapping the soldiers, who fended off the blows without retaliating.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.palestinians hailed her as an icon in their fight against israel. in israel, the footage sparked debate about the soldiers’ refusal to respond.tamimi famously bit a soldie






palestinian girl arrested after 'slap' video


a palestinian girl has been arrested after video of her apparently hitting an israeli soldier went viral.the girl - identified by her family as activist ahed tamimi, 17 - is accused of assault and taking part in a violent riot.a video taken on friday shows a group of females shouting at and hitting two soldiers, who do not respond.






why is the west praising malala, but ignoring ahed? | palestine


ahed tamimi, a 16-year-old palestinian girl, was recently arrested in a night-time raid on her home. the israeli authorities accuse her of "assaulting" an israeli soldier and an officer. a day earlier she had confronted israeli soldiers who had entered her family's backyard. the incident happened shortly after a soldier shot her 14-year-old cousin in the head with a rubber bullet, and fired tear-gas canisters directly at their home, breaking windows.her mother and cousin were arrested later as well. all three remain in detention.there has been a curious lack of support for ahed from western feminist groups, human rights advocates and state officials who otherwise present themselves as the purveyors of human rights and champions of girls' empowerment.ahed, like malala, has a substantial his






ahed and nariman tamimi's detentions extended | israel news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - on a day when millions of people around the world spent time with their families, laughing and exchanging gifts, bassem tamimi sat for hours in an israeli court anticipating the fate of his daughter, wife and niece.for the second time in less than a week, the tamimi women's detentions were extended for another four days as the police prosecution continues an investigation into a case that has attracted worldwide attention.bassem told al jazeera that the court sessions, held in israel's ofer detention centre in ramallah, went on for more than six hours on monday."ahed looked so tired," he said, referring to his jailed 16-year-old daughter, and expressed worry concerning her treatment in israeli jail.three israeli officials stood in front of bassem the entire






ahed and nariman tamimi's detentions extended | israel news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - on a day when millions of people around the world spent time with their families, laughing and exchanging gifts, bassem tamimi sat for hours in an israeli court anticipating the fate of his daughter, wife and niece.for the second time in less than a week, the tamimi women's detentions were extended for another four days as the police prosecution continues an investigation into a case that has attracted worldwide attention.bassem told al jazeera that the court sessions, held in israel's ofer detention centre in ramallah, went on for more than six hours on monday."ahed looked so tired," he said, referring to his jailed 16-year-old daughter, and expressed worry concerning her treatment in israeli jail.three israeli officials stood in front of bassem the entire






ahed and nariman tamimi's detentions extended | israel news


bethlehem, occupied west bank - on a day when millions of people around the world spent time with their families, laughing and exchanging gifts, bassem tamimi sat for hours in an israeli court anticipating the fate of his daughter, wife and niece.for the second time in less than a week, the tamimi women's detentions were extended for another four days as the police prosecution continues an investigation into a case that has attracted worldwide attention.bassem told al jazeera that the court sessions, held in israel's ofer detention centre in ramallah, went on for more than six hours on monday."ahed looked so tired," he said, referring to his jailed 16-year-old daughter, and expressed worry concerning her treatment in israeli jail.three israeli officials stood in front of bassem the entire






israeli abuse against palestinian minors rises: report | israeli–palestinian con


bethlehem, occupied west bank - fadel tamimi feared for the worst as he rushed into the hospital.his 15-year-old son, mohammed, had just been brought there after being shot point-blank in the face by israeli forces, during last week's protests in nabi saleh."i met him at the hospital after he was injured. my wife fainted three times when she saw him," tamimi told al jazeera. "the situation was so horrible."the bullet entered the teen's face below his nose, breaking his jaw before getting lodged in his skull. after undergoing a complex surgery, he was placed in a medically-induced coma.seventy hours later, mohammed woke up."we didn't think he would make it. i felt like i had lost my son," said fadel.mohammed is one of at least seven palestinian minors to have suffered serious injuries by is






palestinian shot dead by israeli forces in nabi saleh | israeli–palestinian conf


israeli forces have shot dead a palestinian youth and wounded more than 10 others during clashes in the occupied west bank, according to officials and health workers.saba nidal obaid, 20, was shot in the stomach near the village of nabi saleh, north of ramallah, during a protest on friday in support of the 1,500 palestinians on hunger strike across israeli prisons.obaid later died in a nearby hospital, the palestinian health ministry said in a statement.hamas warns israel over prisoners' demands as online support growshis funeral was scheduled to take place later on friday, basem al-tamimi, an activist present at the protest, told al jazeera from nabi saleh."we are on our way to attend the funeral of the martyred obaid and are expecting thousands of people to turn up," said tamimi."we got






local palestinian rights groups rally to tell trump: hands off jerusalem


palestinian rights groups rallied in los angeles sunday afternoon against president trump’s announcement that the u.s. recognizes jerusalem as the capital of israel.more than 300 protesters gathered peacefully outside the federal building on wilshire boulevard near ucla, holding signs that proclaimed “jerusalem is the capital of palestine.” they chanted, “free, free palestine, occupation is a crime,” and, “no wall, no ban, no embassy on stolen land.”“jerusalem is, and will remain a palestinian city,” said amani barakat, national chair of al-awda, the palestine right to return, who organized the rally. “a city of inclusion and coexistence rather than exclusion and bigotry.”tracy wilkinson and brian bennett saying that “old challenges demand new approaches,” president trump announced wednesd






palestinian diaspora divided over right to return | palestine


palestinian diaspora conference 5000 palestinians met in istanbul on feb 26asserted the right to return of all refugeesover 6 million palestinians live in diasporawith the two-state solution to end the middle east's long-running conflict between israel and the palestinians teetering on the brink of collapse, thousands of members of the palestinians diaspora converged on the turkish city of istanbul last month to discuss and debate what the future holds for them.the gathering was the first time palestinian diaspora had attempted, since their displacement many decades ago, to organise a global group to demand an end to what they saw as concessions made by the political leadership based in ramallah in their name that favour israel and demand the right to return to palestine.the final statemen






israel behind 'christian exodus' from palestine | news


beit jala, palestine - the israeli occupation of palestine is the main factor behind the exodus of palestinian christians from the region, according to a new study.the research carried out by dar al-kalima university in the occupied west bank town of beit jala, concluded that only small percentage of christians had left palestine because of concerns over muslim religious conservatism.researchers interviewed more than a thousand people, roughly half of whom were christian and the other half muslim, on their outlook on life and, if negative, the causes of their pessimism. "the pressure of israeli occupation, ongoing constraints, discriminatory policies, arbitrary arrests, confiscation of lands added to the general sense of hopelessness among palestinian christians," the study said. these con






israel behind 'christian exodus' from palestine | news


beit jala, palestine - the israeli occupation of palestine is the main factor behind the exodus of palestinian christians from the region, according to a new study.the research carried out by dar al-kalima university in the occupied west bank town of beit jala, concluded that only small percentage of christians had left palestine because of concerns over muslim religious conservatism.researchers interviewed more than a thousand people, roughly half of whom were christian and the other half muslim, on their outlook on life and, if negative, the causes of their pessimism. "the pressure of israeli occupation, ongoing constraints, discriminatory policies, arbitrary arrests, confiscation of lands added to the general sense of hopelessness among palestinian christians," the study said. these con






palestinian diaspora divided over right to return | palestine


palestinian diaspora conference 5000 palestinians met in istanbul on feb 26asserted the right to return of all refugeesover 6 million palestinians live in diasporawith the two-state solution to end the middle east's long-running conflict between israel and the palestinians teetering on the brink of collapse, thousands of members of the palestinians diaspora converged on the turkish city of istanbul last month to discuss and debate what the future holds for them.the gathering marked the first attempt by the palestinian diaspora since their displacement many decades ago, to organise a global group to demand an end to what they see as concessions made by the political leadership based in ramallah in their name that favour israel and demand the right to return to palestine.the final statement






mahmoud abbas meets donald trump in key us visit | palestine news


us president donald trump has promised to revive the stalled israel-palestine peace process after hosting palestinian leader mahmoud abbas, without, however, offering any details about how to resolve the long-running conflict. speaking after their first face-to-face meeting at the white house on wednesday, trump pledged to support abbas "in being the palestinian leader who signs his name to the final and the most important peace agreement that brings safety, stability, prosperity to both peoples and to the region".mixed reaction to trump's israel-palestine one-state commenthe also said he believes israelis and palestinians are both willing to make a deal."i've always heard that perhaps the toughest deal to make is the deal between the israelis and the palestinians," trump said."let's see i






mahmoud abbas meets donald trump in key us visit | palestine news


us president donald trump has promised to revive the stalled israel-palestine peace process after hosting palestinian leader mahmoud abbas, without, however, offering any details about how to resolve the long-running conflict. speaking after their first face-to-face meeting at the white house on wednesday, trump pledged to support abbas "in being the palestinian leader who signs his name to the final and the most important peace agreement that brings safety, stability, prosperity to both peoples and to the region".mixed reaction to trump's israel-palestine one-state commenthe also said he believes israelis and palestinians are both willing to make a deal."i've always heard that perhaps the toughest deal to make is the deal between the israelis and the palestinians," trump said."let's see i






ahlam al-tamimi: jordan refuses to extradite her to us | jordan news


jordan's highest court has blocked the extradition of a jordanian woman who faces us charges in the 2001 bombing of a jerusalem pizza restaurant that killed 15 people, including two americans.the us indictment against ahlam al-tamimi was unsealed last week.jordanian state media reported on tuesday that a day earlier, jordan's court of cassation upheld a lower-court decision on grounds that jordan and the united states don't have an extradition treaty.the military's news website hala akhbar quoted al-tamimi as saying she had been confident the jordanian judiciary "will be fair to me".us prosecutors allege she accompanied the suicide bomber and ordered him to detonate the explosives.tamimi was imprisoned in israel for 10 years of a 16-year sentence, but released to jordan in a 2011 prisoner






palestinian teen in coma after shot with rubber bullet | palestine news


a 14-year-old palestinian boy has been placed into a medically-induced coma after israeli soldiers shot him in the face with a rubber bullet during a protest against a us decision to recognise jerusalem as israel's capital.mohammed tamimi was shot at close range in the village of nabi saleh in the occupied west bank on friday, according to witnesses.manal tamimi, a second cousin of mohammed, said the bullet entered the teen's face below his nose and broke his jaw before getting lodged into his skull."the blood was pouring from his face like a fountain," the 43-year-old mother of four told al jazeera on sunday."it was so scary. no one knew what to do. we were scared to move him. he had passed out and we were afraid he had already died."{articleguid}with the injury causing internal bleeding,






palestinian teen in coma after shot with rubber bullet | palestine news


a 14-year-old palestinian boy has been placed into a medically-induced coma after israeli soldiers shot him in the face with a rubber bullet during a protest against a us decision to recognise jerusalem as israel's capital.mohammed tamimi was shot at close range in the village of nabi saleh in the occupied west bank on friday, according to witnesses.manal tamimi, a second cousin of mohammed, said the bullet entered the teen's face below his nose and broke his jaw before getting lodged into his skull."the blood was pouring from his face like a fountain," the 43-year-old mother of four told al jazeera on sunday."it was so scary. no one knew what to do. we were scared to move him. he had passed out and we were afraid he had already died."{articleguid}with the injury causing internal bleeding,






palestinian teen in coma after shot with rubber bullet | palestine news


a 14-year-old palestinian boy has been placed into a medically-induced coma after israeli soldiers shot him in the face with a rubber bullet during a protest against a us decision to recognise jerusalem as israel's capital.mohammed tamimi was shot at close range in the village of nabi saleh in the occupied west bank on friday, according to witnesses.manal tamimi, a second cousin of mohammed, said the bullet entered the teen's face below his nose and broke his jaw before getting lodged into his skull."the blood was pouring from his face like a fountain," the 43-year-old mother of four told al jazeera on sunday."it was so scary. no one knew what to do. we were scared to move him. he had passed out and we were afraid he had already died."{articleguid}with the injury causing internal bleeding,






snowfall in california went a long way to helping the state's drought


gif image: drought monitorin just about a month, over a third of drought-stricken, wildfire plagued california’s snow-water deficit has been restored. aided by nasa ellite data, cu boulder’s center for water earth science and technology (cwest) found that two storms in december and january produced enough precipitation to restore 37% of the five-year deficit in snow-water.advertisement“the start to winter has been the best california has seen since 2011 and gives water managers hope for relief from what has been a historically dry five-year period,” said david rizzardo, chief of snow surveys and water supply forecasting for the california department of water resources.rainstorms are probably the first solution that comes to mind for a drought as sustained and severe as california’s, but sn