Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (28 March – 03 April 2019)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, April 4, 2019

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

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

Five Palestinian civilians, including 2 children, were killed during the 52nd week of the Great March of Return and Breaking the Siege.

412 civilians, including 67 children, 11 women, 8 journalists, and 7 paramedics, were wounded. The injury of nine of them was reported serious.

3 civilians were wounded after being targeted with a missile fired by an Israeli drone in the northern Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces killed a Palestinian civilian and wounded 8 others, including 5 children in the West Bank.

Israeli settlers shot dead a Palestinian civilian and wounded another in southern Nablus.

Israeli forces conducted 68 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 3 other incursions into the Gaza Strip.

44 Palestinian civilians, including 7 children and 3 women, were arrested in the West Bank.

16 of them, including 2 children and 3 women, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.

Shooting incidents continued against Palestinian farmers and shepherds in the border areas of the Gaza Strip.

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

Two under-construction residential buildings, parts of al-Andalus pool and club, and a parking lit were demolished…