Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Palestinian Center for Human Rights- Weekly Report - Israeli Human Rights Violations in the OPT (13- 19 Dec 2012)

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A Palestinian civilian died of wounds he had sustained in the latest Israeli offensive on the Gaza Strip.

5 Palestinian civilians were wounded in the Gaza Strip.
4 of whom were wounded at the border area, while the fifth was wounded in the sea.

Three Palestinian civilians, including two children, were wounded in the West Bank. 

The Israeli Forces conducted 35 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited incursion into the Gaza Strip. 
At least 33 Palestinian civilians were arrested in the West Bank.
4 children from the Gaza Strip were arrested while attempting to cross the border into Israel.

The Israeli Forces continued to target Palestinian fishermen in the sea.

The Israeli Forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protests in the West Bank.

Israel has continued to impose a total closure on the oPt and has isolated the Gaza Strip from the outside world.
The Israeli Forces established dozens of checkpoints in the West Bank.
At least 4 Palestinian children were arrested at checkpoints in the West Bank.

The Israeli Forces have continued settlement activities in the West Bank, and Israeli settlers have continued to attack Palestinian civilians and property.
The Israeli Forces issued more notices of house demolitions.
The Israeli settlers continued to attack the Palestinian civilians.