Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (06– 12 July 2017)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, July 13, 2017

Israeli forces killed 3 Palestinian civilians, one of whom is a child, in the West Bank.

10 Palestinian civilians were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, including 2 children and a photojournalist.

Israeli forces conducted 43 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 7 ones in Jerusalem.

33 civilians, including 3 children, were arrested; 8 of them, including 2 children, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

Israeli forces continued efforts to create Jewish majority in occupied Palestinian Jerusalem.

A residential building consisting of 6 apartments and stores in al-Eisawiya village was demolished.

2 houses and a carwash in al-Mukaber Mount and Selwan village were demolished.

The settlers attempted to seize a plot of land in Silwan, south of the city.

Israeli forces turned the West Bank into cantons and continued to impose the illegal closure on the Gaza Strip for the 10th

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

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