Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (12 – 18 November 2015)


By Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, 19 November 2015

Israeli forces have escalated the use of excessive force against peaceful protests in theoPt.

7 Palestinian civilians, including a child, were killed in the West Bank.

One of them was killed by Israeli undercover agents „Mosta’rebeen“ at al-Ahli Hospital in Hebron.

93 Palestinian civilians, including a child, a woman and 5 journalists, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces put into force the house demolition policy on grounds of collective punishment.

5 houses were bombed and other neighbouring houses sustained large damage.

Israeli forces conducted 77 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank.

111 Palestinian civilians, including 38 children, were arrested.

36 of them, including 22 children, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

Israeli warplanes raided a training site, in the centre of the Gaza Strip, but no casualties were reported.

Israeli gunboats continued to target Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Strip sea.

2 fishermen sustained minor wounds.

Settlement activities have continued in the West Bank.

2 cattle farms and a water well, east of Hebron, were demolished.

5 residential tents sheltering 27 individuals, including 14 children, and 2 livestock barns in Sa’ir village, were demolished.

Israeli forces have turned the West Bank into cantons and continued to impose the illegal closure on the Gaza Strip for the 9th year…