Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (26 October – 01November 2017)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, November 2, 2017

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

A Palestinian civilian shot dead and his sister was wounded by Israeli settlers, northwest of Ramallah.

12 Palestinian civilians, including 4 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces conducted 52 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited one into the southern Gaza Strip.

70 civilians, including 9 children and 3 women; one of whom a journalist, were arrested in the West Bank.

12 of them, including 2 women, were arrested in Jerusalem and its suburbs.

An old and abandoned house was demolished in ‘Erq al-Ras area, southeast of Nablus.

350-gram jewellery was stolen from a house belonging to the family of Malek Hajeh in Kenar neighbourhood in Dura.

Israeli authorities continue to make a Jewish majority in occupied East Jerusalem.

Israeli forces dismantled a sit-in tent established in al-Bustan neighbourhood by the Committee for the Defence of Real Estate in Silwan.

Israeli forces continue settlement activities in the West Bank

Israeli forces stopped Salfit Municipality’s rehabilitation works and threatened to confiscate its vehicles.

Israeli forces demolished a stone-cutting workshop in Barta’ah village, southwest of Jenin.

Settlers uprooted 40 olive trees in Jeenasafout village lands, east of Qalqilya.

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

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.

3 Palestinian civilians were arrested at the checkpoints in the West Bank…