Palestinian teen

NABI SALEH, West Bank | After prison release, Palestinian teen considers law study

NABI SALEH, West Bank — Palestinian teen Ahed Tamimi, who became an international symbol of resistance to Israeli occupation after slapping two soldiers, walked out of an Israeli prison Sunday and told throngs of journalists and well-wishers that she now wants to study law to defend her people. In a news conference in the courtyard … Continue reading NABI SALEH, West Bank | After prison release, Palestinian teen considers law study

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Funerals held for Gaza youth killed at border by Israel fire

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Gaza’s Health Ministry says a Palestinian teen has died of wounds sustained by Israeli gunfire at a border protest as thousands attended the funeral of an 11-year-old killed in that demonstration. The ministry said 17-year-old Moumin al-Hams, succumbed Saturday to wounds sustained the day before. Gaza’s militant Hamas rulers have … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Funerals held for Gaza youth killed at border by Israel fire

RAMALLAH, West Bank | Threats, innuendo in Israel questioning of Palestinian teen

RAMALLAH, West Bank | April 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The family of Palestinian teen protest icon Ahed Tamimi on Monday released excerpts from a video in which an Israeli interrogator threatens the then-16-year-old with the arrest of her relatives if she refuses to cooperate. The interrogator also comments on her body, fair skin and “eyes of … Continue reading RAMALLAH, West Bank | Threats, innuendo in Israel questioning of Palestinian teen