Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (30 March – 05 April 2017)


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, April 6, 2017

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

Israeli forces killed a Palestinian from Nablus in occupied Jerusalem

22 Palestinian civilians, including 3 children and a journalist, were wounded.

Israeli forces continued to target the border areas in the Gaza Strip, but no casualties were reported

Israeli forces conducted 57 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and 11 incursions into occupied Jerusalem and its suburbs.

73 civilians, including 16 children, were arrested in the West Bank.

23 of them, including 11 children, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem and its suburbs.

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

Israeli forces demolished 16 residential apartments in al-Za’im village and forced 3 civilians to self-demolish their houses.

34 civilians were displaced, including 16 children.

Israeli forces continued their settlement activities in the West Bank.

20 dunums were demolished from Deir Balout lands, and 135 olive trees were uprooted from Deiristayah in Salfit.

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.

5 Palestinian civilians were arrested at military checkpoints in the West Bank…