Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (21– 27 March 2019)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, March 28, 2019

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

Israeli warplanes launched 82 missiles at 38 targets across the Gaza Strip.

Several houses and civil facilities sustained material damage and dozens of civilians became homeless.

Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against the peaceful protestors in the Gaza Strip.

Two Palestinian civilians were killed in eastern Gaza City and al-Buriej camp.

195 civilians, including 56 children, 4 women, 3 journalists, and a paramedic, were wounded. The injury of two of them was reported serious.

Israeli forces conducted 52 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 9 other incursions into Jerusalem.

68 Palestinian civilians, including 9 children and a woman, were arrested in the West Bank.

16 of them, including 4 children and a woman, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

Shooting incidents were reported against Palestinian farmers and shepherds in the border areas of the Gaza Strip and no injuries were reported.

A child was wounded while collecting aggregates in the central Gaza Strip.

Israeli authorities continued to create a Jewish majority in occupied East Jerusalem…