Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (30 August – 13 September 2017)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, September 14, 2017

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

A Palestinian civilian from al-Dheishah refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, succumbed to his wounds.

10 Palestinian civilians, including 2 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces conducted 108 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited one into the Southern Gaza Strip.

104 civilians, including 15 children and 2 women, were arrested in the West Bank.

Thirty-five of them, including 12 children and a woman, were arrested in Jerusalem.

Israeli forces raided al-Hurriyah Radio Station in Hebron, confiscated its contents, and closed it for 6 months, under the pretext of incitement on terrorism!!

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

Israeli forces vacated Shamasnah Family from their house rented 53 years ago in al-Sheikh Jarrah.

Settlers built a room in a yard in a disputed house in Silwan village despite a judicial decision banning making any change to the hose.

A 2-storey building was demolished in Ras al-‘Amoud neighbourhood.

Israeli forces continued settlement activities in the West Bank

Israeli forces notified 11 houses and a barrack for grazing sheep in Jeet village, northeast of Qalqiliya, to stop the construction works.

Israeli settlers cut down 43 olive trees, south of Nablus.

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

Shooting incidents were documented against Palestinian fishing boats in the northern and southern Gaza Strip. Neither causalities nor damage was reported.

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.

8Palestinian civilians, including a child, were arrested at the checkpoints in the West Bank.

Israeli forces arrested a Palestinian lecturer and a patient, at Beit Hanoun “Erez” crossing in the northern Gaza Strip…