The International Middle East Media Center, IMEMC , is an independent Palestinian news agency specialized in reporting on Palestinian domestic politics, foreign policy and the Palestine - Israel conflict in English language. The work of IMEMC is particularly valuable, because it is reporting on the daily events, related to the occupation of Palestine, which are otherwise only available in Arabic language. IMEMC contributor and editor Saed Bannora, born 1973 in Palestine, is a prolific Palestinian journalist. After having been shot multiple times by an Israeli death squad, Saed Bannoura is confined to using a wheelchair. Saed Bannoura is a tireless activist for Palestinians rights. His work and the work of his colleagues at t IMEMC is a valuable contribution for readers of nsnbc ìnternational. IMEMC´s website is located at

By IMEMC On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

US Citizens File Complaint against Israeli Officials

IMEMC : The Palestinian Information Center (PIC) reported, on Wednesday, that Palestinian and Jewish activists have filed a lawsuit with a US court against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other Israeli More...

PM Rami Hamdallah - Courtesy Milad News Agency (archives)
By IMEMC On Saturday, January 28th, 2017

Hamdallah Calls on Apple and Google to Include Palestinian Communities in Online Maps

IMEMC : Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah has today urged  both IT companies Apple and Google to include all Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank in their online maps. PM Rami Hamdallah More...

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By IMEMC On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Netanyahu chats with Trump, then declares unrestricted settlement construction

Celine Hagbard (IMEMC) : A day after being inaugurated as U.S. President, Donald Trump called Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and invited him to come to the White House in February. Following the phone More...

By IMEMC On Monday, January 9th, 2017

4 Israeli soldiers, 1 Palestinian killed as truck plows through crowd in Jerusalem

IMEMC : A Palestinian man was shot and killed by Israeli soldiers after driving a truck through a crowd of Israeli soldiers on a street in Jerusalem. Four soldiers were killed, and 15 others injured, when they were More...

By IMEMC On Sunday, December 25th, 2016

Netanyahu Slams UN Security Council Resolution, President Obama

IMEMC : Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu strongly denounced the latest Security Council resolution denouncing Israel’s illegal colonial activists in occupied Palestine, and said that Obama is the second U.S. President More...

By IMEMC On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Israeli Authorities Consider Fine on Muslim Prayer

IMEMC : The Israeli Ministerial Committee for Legislation Affairs is scheduled to discuss, next Sunday, a new proposal to lift the ban on the Azan (prayer call) in Palestinian mosques, made by members of the Knesset More...

Entrance to the Amona settlement, 2013, CC 3.0, courtesy יעקב
By IMEMC On Monday, December 19th, 2016

Amona Settlers Accept Relocation Plan

IMEMC : Residents of the illegal settlement outpost of Amona, in the central occupied West Bank. voted on Sunday to approve a relocation plan put forward by the Israeli government, after weeks of discussions trying More...

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By IMEMC On Saturday, December 17th, 2016

Gaza: UNRWA Employees in Escalate Protests

IMEMC : The employees union of UNRWA, the UN agency responsible for providing services to some five million Palestinian refugees, announced Thursday, in Gaza, that the employees would escalate activities against More...

By IMEMC On Sunday, December 11th, 2016

East Jerusalem: Israeli Strategy Explored in New Video

IMEMC : A new video released by the Negotiations Affairs Department, titled “East Jerusalem: Israel’s Colonial Project Unraveled,” declares that Israel’s policy in the city, since the 1967 occupation, More...

By IMEMC On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Barghouti: Legitimizing Settlement Outposts a Declaration of War

IMEMC : Palestinian lawmaker Mustafa al-Barghouti, on Tuesday, said the legitimization of settlement outposts, by the Israeli Knesset, is “a war on the Palestinian people.” In a press statement, the leader of More...