Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (15 – 21 June 2017)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, June 22, 2017

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

Israeli forces killed 4 Palestinian civilians in occupied Jerusalem.

12 Palestinian civilians, including 3 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces conducted 42 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited one in the southern Gaza Strip.

65 civilians, including 6 children and 2 women, were arrested in the West Bank.

23 of them, including 6 children, were arrested in Jerusalem.

Israeli forces continued practicing the collective punishment policy.

Collective punishment measures were imposed against the Palestinian civilians in Jerusalem and Deir Abu Mesh’al village.

Israeli forces continued to target the Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Strip Sea.

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.

15 civilians, including 2 children and a fieldworker at B’Tselem, were arrested at military checkpoints in the West Bank…