Friday, 12 August 2011

Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (04– 10 Aug. 2011)

(pic: Debris of a bird farm that was bombarded by Israeli warplanes in the central Gaza Strip – 05 August 2011 - pchr)

IOF wounded a Palestinian woman and killed some of her sheep in the central Gaza Strip.

Two activists of the Palestinians were wounded by IOF in the east of Gaza City.

Israeli warplanes bombarded a number of civilian facilities in the Gaza Strip.

Two bird farms were completely destroyed and a third one was damaged, 500 chickens were killed and a room was destroyed.

IOF continued to use force against peaceful protests in the West Bank.

Dozens of demonstrators suffered from tear gas inhalation.

IOF conducted 31 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank.

IOF arrested 31 Palestinian civilians, including 5 children.

17 of the detainees were arrested in Hebron.

Israel has continued to impose a total siege on the OPT and has isolated the Gaza Strip from the outside world.

IOF arrested 4 Palestinian civilians, including a journalist, at military checkpoints in the West Bank.

IOF have continued settlement activities in the West Bank and Israeli settlers have continued to attack Palestinian civilians and property. more