Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (08 – 13 November 2018)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, November 14, 2018

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

New Israeli Military Esclation in the Gaza Strip:

The Israeli warplanes carried out dozens of airstrikes, launching 197 missiles at civilian buildings and military sites belonging to Palestinian Armed Groups.

2 Palestinian civilians were killed and 20 others were wounded, including 5 children and 4 women.

Many civilian facilities, residential houses, and security sites were targeted and completely destroyed. 

Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against unarmed civilians and peaceful protestors in the Gaza Strip

2 Palestinian civilians were killed.

152 civilians, including 22 children, 11 women, and 4 paramedics, were wounded. 

Israeli forces wounded 17 Palestinian civilians, including 9 children and a paramedic, in the West Bank. 

Israeli forces conducted 65 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank, and arrested 18 civilians, including 4 children.

53 civilians, including 11 children and a woman, were arrested in the West Bank.

10 of them, including 7 children, were arrested in Jerusalem. 

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

A house and a room were demolished in addition to foundations of another house in al-Za’im village, east of occupied Jerusalem. 

Israeli forces continued their settlement activities in the West Bank.

Settlers slashed tires of 17vehciles in Kafr al-Deek village, west of Salfit. 

Israeli Forces continued to open fire at the fishing boats in the 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 12th consecutive year.

103 permanent checkpoints, 96 temporary checkpoints and 15 closed roads obstruct the movement of Palestinian civilians in the West Bank.

3 children were arrested at the military checkpoints in the West Bank…