Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (02– 08 May 2019)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, May 9, 2019

Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)

Israeli forces violate the Gaza Strip again.

Twenty-three Palestinian civilians; 14 of them were civilians, including 3 children and 3 women; one of them was pregnant, were killed.

111 Palestinian civilians, including 27 children and 12 women, were injured.

Airstrikes targeted 22 residential houses and buildings, a mosque, 3 workshops, cars, motorbikes and resorts.

Israeli forces continue to use extra-judicial execution policy and target media and cultural institutions and relief centers.

Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against the peaceful protestors in the Gaza Strip.

99 Palestinian civilians, including 42 children, 5 women, a journalist, and 3 paramedics, were wounded. Two of them sustained serious wounds.

Eight Palestinian civilians, including a child and a journalist, were wounded in the West bank.

Israeli forces conducted 62 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 2 other incursions into Jerusalem.

48 Palestinian civilians, including 5 children and 2 journalists, were arrested in the West Bank.

Nine of them, including a child, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

Shooting incidents were reported against border areas of the Gaza Strip…