Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (05 – 11 July 2018)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, July 12, 2018

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

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

Two Palestinian civilians killed,

One Palestinian was killed while 141 others, including 29 children, 12 women, a journalist and 5 paramedics, were wounded.

One Palestinian was wounded in the West Bank.  

Israeli warplanes launched a missile at a group of peaceful protestors in the southern Gaza Strip; but no injuries were reported. 

Israeli forces continued to open fire at the border areas in the Gaza Strip, but no casualties were reported. 

Israeli forces conducted 65 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 3 limited incursions were conducted in the Gaza Strip.

70 civilians, including 6 children, , were arrested in the West Bank.

11 of them, including 6 children, were arrested in Jerusalem. 

Israeli authorities continued to create a Jewish majority in occupied East Jerusalem.

4 glasshouse nurseries, a petrol station and a car wash were demolished in Hezmah village, while “container” was confiscated in Shu’fat .

Mobile houses were established in the east of Abu Dese village to displacing the Bedouin Communities to them 

Israeli forces continued their settlement activities in the West Bank.

A residential tent, 2 mobile houses used as classes and a tin plate roof were confiscated, south of Hebron.

Settlers burn an uproot 766 trees, north and south of the West Bank. 

5 shooting incidents were reported against the Palestinian fishing boats in the Gaza Sea, but no casualties were reported. 

Israeli forces turned the West Bank into cantons and continued to impose the illegal closure on the Gaza Strip for the 11th consecutive year.

The participants, who were on board of a ship for Breaking Siege, were arrested by the Israeli gunboats.

Dozens of temporary and permanent checkpoints were established in the West Bank and others were re-established to obstruct the movement of Palestinian civilians.

2 Palestinian civilians were arrested at the internal military checkpoints in the West Bank…