Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (20 – 27 September 2017)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, September 28, 2017

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

An armed Palestinian was killed at the entrance to “Har Adar” settlement, northwest of Jerusalem.

A Palestinian civilian wounded during Kafer Qaddoum weekly protest, northeast of Qalqiliya.

Israeli forces conducted 85 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited one into the Southern Gaza Strip.

75 civilians, including 12 children and 3 journalists, were arrested in the West Bank.

Israeli forces continued to apply the collective punishment policy

Villages of Northwest Jerusalem were declared as a closed military zone, and 60,000 Palestinians were besieged insided.

Israeli forces continued settlement activities in the West Bank

Israeli forces demolished a workshop for stone manufacturing.

Israeli forces demolished a car wash and 2 barracks for grazing sheep in Deir Ballout village, west of Salfit.

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

7 Shooting incidents were documented against Palestinian fishing boats in the northern Gaza Strip. 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.

6 Palestinian civilians, including a girl, were arrested at the checkpoints in the West Bank…