Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (17 – 23/24 November 2016)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, November 24, 2016

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

Israeli forces continued to use excessive force in the oPt

Israeli forces killed 2 Palestinian civilians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

3 Palestinian civilians were wounded at the eastern borders of the Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces conducted 58 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 10 ones in occupied Jerusalem.

52 civilians, including 13 children and 3 women, were arrested.

Eighteen of them, including 12 children and a woman, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

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

Israeli forces continued their efforts to create Jewish majority in occupied East Jerusalem.

Ateret Cohanim settlement organization hands over evacuation notices to 10 residential apartments belonging to Palestinian families in Silwan village.

Israeli forces raided al-Quds (Abu Dees) University and confiscated belongings of students unions.

Settlement activities continued in the West Bank.

Israeli forces issued more demolition notices.

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

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

2 Palestinian civilians were arrested at military checkpoints.