Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (22 – 28 Jan. 2015)


Israeli forces continue systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and property in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)

Israeli forces continued to open fire at border areas in the Gaza Strip

A Palestinian civilian was wounded in the north of the Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protests in the West Bank.

4 Palestinian civilians, including 2 photojournalists, were wounded in Bil’in weekly protest, west of Ramallah.

4 Palestinian civilians, including a child, were wounded during other protests.

Israeli forces conducted 59 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank.

28 Palestinian civilians, including 14 children and 2 women, were arrested.

11 of these civilians, including 5 children and 2 women, were arrested in East Jerusalem…