IDF Raids Ramallah Radio Station


Explaining the station is guilty of incitement to terrorism, IDF soldiers early Saturday morning raided the offices of a PA (Palestinian Authority) station in Ramallah. The name of the station targeted in the raid was not mentioned. There are unofficial reports that the raid was against al-Quds.

According to PA media reports, ten military vehicles entered Ramallah during the early morning hours and surrounding the building. The PA is calling the raid an affront to freedom of speech and the media. senior PA official Dr. Saeb Erekat called the raid another Israeli attempt to silence the “Palestinian voice”.

The Palestinian Journalists Association called the raid a “crime” and is calling on the international community to respond.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)