Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (07 – 14 Jan. 2015)


Israeli forces continued to use force against peaceful protests in the West Bank.

Dozens of Palestinian civilians and international human rights activists fainted due to tear gas inhalation.

A child sustained a bullet wound as settlers fired at him, south of Hebron.

A child and a youngster from Burin village, south of Nablus, were wounded.

Israeli forces conducted 50 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank.

82 Palestinian civilians, including 18 children and 2 women, were arrested in the West Bank.

27 of these civilians, including 11 children and 2 women, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

Israel continued to impose a total closure on the oPt and has isolated the Gaza Strip from the outside world…