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

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By IMEMC On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
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Sara Netanyahu to be indicted for fraud and misuse of public funds

IMEMC : Israeli Channel 2, on Monday, reported that the Attorney-General  will indict Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, over suspicions of fraud and misuse of public funds. According More...

By IMEMC On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Palestinian Authority reluctant to resume security coordination with Israel

IMEMC : Palestinian officials said, on Monday, that the Palestinian Authority (PA) would not consider resuming its controversial security coordination with Israel unless the latter acceded to a number of demands. More...

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By IMEMC On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

New UN report documents legacy of 10-year siege in Gaza

IMEMC : Most of the projections for 2020, on the situation in the Gaza Strip, have deteriorated further and faster than anticipated in 2012, the United Nations said on Tuesday. Real GDP per capita in Gaza has decreased, More...

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By IMEMC On Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Journalists demand freedom for journalist Jihad Barakat, jailed by Palestinian Authority

IMEMC : Palestinian journalist Jihad Barakat was detained by Palestinian Authority Preventive Security forces on Thursday, 6 July, accused of “taking photos” of the motorcade of Palestinian Authority Prime More...

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By IMEMC On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Gaza: Electricity Supply Cut for 3rd Day as Egypt Provides Fuel

IMEMC : Israeli authorities implemented a third round of electricity supply cuts to the Gaza Strip on Wednesday — honoring a request from the Palestinian Authority (PA), which announced, last month, that it would More...

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By IMEMC On Friday, June 16th, 2017

Ashrawi criticizes attempts to expel UN Assistant Secretary General by Israel

IMEMC : PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, on Thursday, criticized Israeli efforts to expel Deputy Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process and the Humanitarian Coordinator for OPT, Robert More...

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By IMEMC On Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Hunger strike enters 39th day, Many Palestinian detainees face life-threatening complications

IMEMC : The head of the Palestinian Detainees Committee, Issa Qaraqe, has reported that as the Palestinian detainees in Israeli prisons enter their 39th consecutive day of the hunger strike, many of them have reached More...

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By IMEMC On Monday, April 17th, 2017

1300 Palestinian Detainees Start Hunger Strike

IMEMC : More than 1300 Palestinian detainees, held by Israel, initiated the first day of hunger strike, on Monday April 17th, which also marks the Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, while hundreds of detainees are preparing More...

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By IMEMC On Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Human Rights Activists Denied Entry into Israel

IMEMC : On Friday, Kamel Hawwash, member of Palestine Solidarity Campaign EC and also vice chair of the British Palestine policy council, was denied entry into Israel under the new “anti-boycott” law. This follows More...

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By IMEMC On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

145 UK Labour Party Members Declare Solidarity with Black Jewish Pro-Palestinian Activist

IMEMC : Against the background of calls for Ken Livingstone’s expulsion from the Labour Party, for remarks about zionism, 145 party members have publicly declared their solidarity with Jackie Walker, the Black More...