Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (26 Nov. – 02 Dec. 2015)


By Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, 03 December 2015

Israeli forces have escalated the use of excessive force against peaceful protests

9 Palestinian civilians, including 2 children and a young woman, were killed in the West Bank.

One of them was killed by Israeli settlers.

12 Palestinian civilians, including 25 childre, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces conducted 91 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank.

78 Palestinian civilians, including 19 children, were arrested.

9 of them, including 3 children, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

Dream Radio in Hebron was closed for 6 months under the pretext of „incitement“ and its contents were confiscated.

8 buses were confiscated from Abdul Rahim al-Tamimi Transport Company under the pretext of transporting protestors.

Israeli gunboats continued to target Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Strip sea, but no casualties were reported.

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

A house belonging to the family of al-‚Akari family in Shu’fat refugee camp, was bombed on grounds of collective punishment.

Settlement activities have continued in the West Bank.

3 residential tents and 12 livestock barns in the northern Jordan Valley were demolished, due to which, 19 persons, including 6 children, became homeless.

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

Many temporary checkpoints were established in the West Bank and many others were re-established in a way obstructing the traffic.

5 Palestinian civilians, including a boy child and a young woman, were arrested at checkpoints in the West Bank…