He stressed the OIC’s unwavering position with regard to the cause of Palestine and the holy city of Jerusalem, calling for joining efforts and building on the positions of countries adhering to the values of justice and the principles of international law.
Secretary-General of Fatah movement in Jenin, Ata Abu Rmeileh, said that heading a call from nationalist factions, Palestinians are observing a one-day general strike to mourn the killing of four Palestinians in a surreptitious Israeli raid on Jenin on Thursday.
The Israeli Occupation Forces on Friday stormed the city of Jenin and its refugee camp in the Occupied West Bank, killing nine Palestinians and injuring many others. A 61-year-old woman was among the Palestinians killed in the Israeli military raid.
He said that Israeli warplanes fired some 15 missiles at a site in al-Maghazi refugee camp in the central coastal enclave, completely destroying it, causing extensive damage to nearby property and resulting in power outage which plunged entire central strip into darkness.
Witnesses said that a number of Israeli occupation forces raided the city and the neighbouring refugee camp, provoking clashes with local Palestinian residents. The Israelis, said Wafa, also fired at an ambulance during the raid, but medical staff were unhurt.
Palestinian security sources have been quoted as saying that the occupation army closed Al-Jalama and Salem military checkpoints leading to Jenin in both directions. The sources stated that the movement of goods and commodities was being blocked; workers were not allowed to move from Jenin into Israeli territory; and no entry into the city was allowed....
Sources confirmed that a special Israeli military unit raided Jenin city and camp, along with dozens of Israeli military vehicles, sparking intense confrontations with Palestinians, during which the Israeli soldiers fired live bullets, killing two Palestinians identified as Mateen Dabaya, 20, and Abdullah Abu al-Teen, a doctor working at the Khalil ...