News from Jenin

Here you can keep up to date with news from Jenin, as we gather the most important news stories from the town, camp and province of Jenin.

  • Nearly 100 detained in Jenin by Palestinian Security Forces. Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 13th October.
  • Israeli soldiers invade Jenin, injuring one Palestinian. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 9th October.
  • Palestinian Security Forces deployed in Jenin. Read more. Ma’an News. 5th October.
  • Settlers harass residents and close a street near Jenin. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 3rd October.
  •  Israeli forces block entrance to Yabad village near Jenin. Read more. Ma’an News. 29th September.
  • Illegal Israeli settlers steal crops from Palestinian farmers. Read more. Wafa – Palestine News and Info Agency. 23rd September.
  • Israeli forces murder Jenin man in ‘cold blood’ Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 17th September
  • Israeli forces detain three teenagers in Jenin. Read more. Fars News Agency. 15th September.
  • Army kidnaps five in Jenin and demolishes structures. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 12th September.
  • Israel closes important Jenin checkpoint for Jewish New Year. Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 5th September 2013.
  • Dozens of residents of Sanour village, near Jenin, treated for tear gas inhalation after Israeli jeeps invade the village. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 3rd September.
  • Seven Palestinians arrested in Jenin and Hebron. Read more. Palestine News Network. 3rd September.
  • Israeli forces raid Jenin area village and clash with resident. Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 27th August 2013.
  • Israeli Occupation Forces kill one civilian and wound three others during invasion of Jenin Refugee Camp. Read more. Palestine News Network. 21st August. According to Ma’an News Reports of the 25th August (click here) the wounded needed serious surgery because of their injuries. One of those wounded, Karim Abu Sbeih, aged 17, died of his wounds a few days later. (Click here – International Middle East Media Centre).
  • THJFA delegation of Tower Hamlets councillors held up for 8 hours at Israeli Airport. Read more. East London Advertiser. 16th August.
  • Wasfi Qabaha, former Palestinian Minister of Prisoners’ Affairs, arrested as he attempts to enter his ancestral village west of Jenin. Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 12th August.
  • Injuries reported as Army invades Kufur Ra’ey village, near Jenin. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 11th August.
  • Israeli army invades Jenin Refugee Camp. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 30th July.
  • Israeli forces raid Jenin Industrial Zone. Read more. Palestine News Network. 16th July.
  • Israel kidnaps three Palestinians from Yabud village, south of Jenin. Read more. Palestine News Network. 4th July.
  • Palestinian Labour Union reports the arrest of around 100 Palestinian labourers near Jenin. Read more. Saudi Gazette. 27th June.
  • Israeli Occupation Forces kidnap seven Palestinians, including one from Jenin. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 14th June.
  • Israeli forces demolish a home and sheep barn near Jenin. Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 12th June.
  • Israel comes closer to passing ‘Jenin, Jenin’ law, seeking to restrict criticism of the occupation army. Read more. Middle East Monitor. 24th May.
  • Five kidnapped by Israeli forces in Ya’bod village, near Jenin. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 23rd May.
  • Occupation bulldozers destroy five Palestinian commercial facilities in the village of Bartaa, southwest of Jenin. Read more. Wafa: Palestine News and Info Agency. 20th May.
  • 2 Palestinian prisoners from Jenin released from Israeli jails – one after 11 years in prison. Read more. Ma’an News. 17th May.
  • Israeli Occupation Army invades Jenin, provoking clashes with the local population. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre.
  • Palestinian detained by plain-clothes Israeli agents. Read more. Ma’an News. 8th May.
  • Israeli forces arrest three in Jenin province. Read more. Ma’an News. 3rd May.
  • Over 700 olive trees uprooted near Jenin by Israeli soldiers. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 26th April.
  • Israeli Occupation Forces detain the sons of a Hamas leader in Jenin. Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 22nd April.
  • Palestinian woman from Jenin placed under house arrest by Israeli Court for allegedly smuggling a mobile telephone to her son in prison. Read more. Ma’an News Agency. 15th April.
  • Find out about the Freedom Theatre’s 13 day tour through the Jordan Valley on their ‘Freedom Bus Tour’. Read more. Electronic Intifada. 12th April.
  • Israeli court sentences popular Palestinian cartoonist, Muhammad Sabanah, from Jenin province, to 5 months in jail for contacting “enemy entities”. Read more. Fars News Agency. 9th April.
  • Palestinian-owned land east of Jenin confiscated under the pretext of “security reasons”. Read more. Palestine News Network. 27th March.
  • Israeli settlers raid evacuated settlement of Homesh, near Jenin. Read more. Palestine News Network. 27th March.
  • The Israeli Army arrests two Palestinians from Jenin and Jenin Refugee Camp. Read more. Palestine News Network. 19th March.
  • Occupation Army destroys water network for village in Jenin Province. Read more. Middle East Monitor. 28th February
  • Israeli Army detain five youth from Jenin. Read more. Palestine News Network. 19th February
  • Israeli Occupation Forces enter Jenin villages, conducting dawn arrest raids. Read more. Palestine News Network. 9th February.
  • Israeli soldiers and settlers enter towns in Jenin province, with soldiers firing tear gas canisters at Palestinian students. Read more. Palestine News Network. 8th February.
  • House in Ya’bud village, near Jenin, seized by Israeli Occupation Forces and turned into a military checkpoint. Read more. Palestine News Network. 30th January.
  • Israeli Forces destroy non-violent protest village in Jenin. Read more. Press TV. 28th January.
  • Clashes reported at Jenin protest village. Read more. Fars News Agency. 27th January.
  • Dozens of workers attacked by soldiers near Jenin. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 23rd January.
  • 90 year old Palestinian from Jenin suffers serious injuries from Israeli Army dog during raid on her house. Read more. Abna News Agency. 15th January
  • Soldiers kidnap three Palestinians near Jenin. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 10th January.
  • Israeli incursions into Jenin continue. Read more. Reuters. 3rd January.
  • Several Palestinians injured, and two children kidnapped by Israeli Army in Jenin province. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 19th December.
  • 4 Palestinians arrested in Al-Yamoun village, west of Jenin. Read more. Bikya Masr. 13th December.
  • Israeli soldiers kidnap a Palestinian student from the village of Ya’bod, near Jenin. Read more. International Middle East Media Centre. 11th December
  • Israeli troops prevent villagers in Jenin from attending morning prayers. Read more. 28th November – Ma’an News Agency.
  • Clashes reported in Ya’bod village near Jenin after Israeli Forces block eastern entrance to the village. Read more. 26th November – International Middle East Media Center (IMEMC)
  • Clashes between students and Israeli Occupation Forces in Jenin. Read more. 24th November – Palestine News and Info Agency (WAFA)
  • Palestinian Forces prevent Israeli Army from entering Jenin. Read more. 22nd November – Gulf News
  • Israeli forces enter Jenin, arrest one young person and destroy crops and greenhouses. Read more. 22nd November – Palestine News Network
  • Israeli occupation forces invade several villages in Jenin province firing tear gas bombs into residents houses and using live ammunition against protestors. Read more. 20th November – Palestine News and Info Agency (WAFA)
  • Israeli Army occupies school in Jenin – the occupation has severely disrupted the education of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians. Learn about this latest incident here. 13th November – International Middle East Media Centre
  • Jenin hosts festival for the disabled. Read more – 8th November – Maan News Agency.
  • Israeli forces invade several West Bank towns, including Jenin, and arrest 12, including 50 year old Nawal al-Saadi from Jenin, whose husband is already imprisoned. Read more – 5th November – Maan News Agency.
  • Soldiers invade Zabbouda village in Jenin province, kidnapping one resident. Read more – 5th November – International Middle East Media Center (IMEMC)

Click here to see news updates from Jenin from 2012.

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