Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (16– 22 November 2017)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, November 23, 2017

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

Palestinian child was wounded and arrested at the Intersection of “Gush Etzion”

Israeli forces continued to apply the collective punishment policy

A room in a house previously demolished was closed on grounds of collective punishment in Yatta.

Israeli forces conducted 57 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 9 similar incursions in Jerusalem.

66 civilians, including 6 children and 7 girls, were arrested.

19 of them, including the girls, were arrested in Jerusalem and its suburbs.

A jewellery shop was raided in the center of Ramallah, and a kilo and half gold were stolen.

Israeli forces continue to target the border areas in the Gaza Strip, but no casualties were reported.

Israeli authorities continue to make a Jewish majority in occupied East Jerusalem.

Two under-construction houses were levelled in al-‘Issawiyah and Sho’fat neigborhood.

Residents of Pop Mountain Bedouin Community were notified, east of the city, in addition to 6 buildings in al-Mattar neighbourhood, north of the city, in a prelude to demolish them.

Israeli forces continue settlement activities in the West Bank

5 houses and a sheep barn, north and south of the West Bank, were demolished.

Settlers set fire to lands in Burin village, south of Nablus.

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

7 shooting incidents targeting the Palestinian fishing boats occurred in the Northern Gaza Strip, 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 10th

Dozens of temporary checkpoints were established in the West Bank and others were re-established to obstruct the movement of Palestinian civilians.

9 Palestinian civilians, including 4 children, were arrested at the checkpoints in the West Bank…