Nablus


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an ancient city in the West Bank to the north of Jerusalem

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Meanwhile, settlers from the illegal Yitzhar settlement attacked Mohammad Najjar with stones while ploughing his land in Burin, south of Nablus, causing damage to his tractor.
Israeli forces at Zaatara checkpoint, known to Israelis as Tapuah, South of Nablus, detained two Palestinians from Huwwara town and Balata refugee camp, WAFA reported.
The settlers carried out their attacks on the roads and entrances of the towns in the villages of Nablus on Thursday evening and attacked the citizens and their cars with stones, under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces.
NABLUS, Palestine/OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: Nablus, the second largest city in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, was gripped by violent protests Tuesday after the death of a Palestinian detainee shortly after he was seized by Palestinian police.
One cannot leave Nablus without a sense of frustration over the huge missed opportunity both sides are living in.
The speeding bus ran over Noor Hassan Salem, 22, his cousin Alaa Kayed Salem and a third villager from a village near Nablus.
On the other hand, Israeli settlers escorted by occupation soldiers stormed into "Aorta" Village south of Nablus.
They told the State of Palestine News Agency 'WAFA' that Israeli military vehicles raided the village of Kufer Qalleel, south of Nablus, stormed Palestinian Sati Yousif's home, searched it, tampering with its contents, and arrested his son Sadam, 25, and his daughter Tahreer, 35, who was released in the 2011 prisoners exchange between Hamas and Israel.
Summary: Israeli settlers have shot dead a Palestinian teenager and injured four other Palestinians near the West Bank city of Nablus.
Most of them also told me that Nablus was their favourite city.
NABLUS: Palestinian police confiscated 40 home-made bombs in their first foray in years into the militant centre of the West Bank's Nablus city, a senior official said yesterday - a new sign of President Mahmoud Abbas' resolve to impose control across the West Bank.
ISRAELI forces re-entered the West Bank town of Nablus yesterday, exchanging gunfire with Palestinian militants,and clamping a curfew on the heavily populated ancient quarter.
Regai Rayan, 20, of Balata refugee camp in Nablus, was shot in the back after youths threw rocks at an Israeli tank, said Palestinian witnesses.