Friday, March 30, 2012

PCHR - HumanRights Violations over the past week in Palestine (Remember it's just 1 wk!)

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Ongoing construction works in “Armon Hanatsin” settlement in Jerusalem

Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) Continue Systematic Attacks against Palestinian Civilians and Property in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT)

IOF have continued to use force against peaceful protests in the West Bank.
A Palestinian civilian was wounded.
Dozens of protesters and 3 diplomats suffered from tear gas inhalation.

IOF conducted 65 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited one into the Gaza Strip.  
3 Palestinian civilians were wounded during an Israeli incursion into Rammoun village, northeast of Ramallah.
IOF arrested 19 Palestinians, including a child, two women and a patient.
A Palestinian child was wounded by the explosion of a suspicious object left by IOF near Nablus.

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

IOF have continued settlement activities in the West Bank and Israeli settlers have continued to attack Palestinian civilians and property.
Israeli settlers attacked 3 Palestinian shepherds and wounded a Palestinian civilian in Ramallah.
Israeli settlers uprooted dozens of trees and stole agricultural tools in Bethlehem.
Israeli settlers attacked Palestinian farmers in Nablus and injured one of them.
IOF demolished 4 tents, 6 barnyards and 3 barracks in the northern Jordan Valley.