Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (08– 21 August 2019)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, August 22, 2019

Israeli violations of human rights in the occupied Palestinian territory

2 Palestinians killed, including a child, under the pretext of carrying out stab and run-over attacks in the West Bank. 

Great March of Return in Eastern Gaza Strip: 85 civilians injured, including 25 children and 6 women. 

West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem: 73 civilians injured, including a Korean activist. 

86 civilians, including 4 children and a woman, arrested during 189 incursions into the West Bank. 

2 houses demolished and 20 facilities notified of demolition in occupied East Jerusalem while 3 houses received notices to halt construction works in Bethlehem.  

6 shooting incidents reported against Palestinian fishing boats off Gaza shores.                                                 

46 temporary checkpoints established in the West Bank, where 2 Palestinian civilians were arrested