Saturday, 24 December 2011

Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the OPT (15- 21 December 2011)


Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (15- 21 December 2011)

A Palestinian civilian was killed when he fell down from his bicycle as he was attempting to escape Israeli gunfire in the Gaza Strip.
A Palestinian civilian was wounded by Israeli gunfire in the northern Gaza Strip.
 
IOF continued to attack Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Strip.
A Palestinian fisherman was wounded by Israeli gunfire.
IOF arrested 4 Palestinian fishermen and confiscated a fishing boat.
 
IOF have continued to use force against peaceful protests in the West Bank.
A Palestinian civilian was wounded and another one was arrested.
 
IOF conducted 33 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited one into the Gaza Strip.   
IOF arrested 9 Palestinians, including 2children.
A dog belonging to IOF bit a Palestinian woman in Hebron.
 
Israel has continued to impose a total closure on the OPT and has isolated the Gaza Strip from the outside world.
Israeli soldiers arrested 3 Palestinian civilians, including a child, at various 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.
IOF approved the construction of 1,000 settlement units in Jerusalem and Bethlehem.
Israeli settlers set fire to a mosque and 5 civilian vehicles.
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