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Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestine (16 – 22 February 2017)

Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestine (16 – 22 February 2017)

As Israeli occupation continues it crimes against Palestinian people, these are some of the human rights violations (16 – 22 February 2017):

Three Palestinian civilians were wounded, including a child, in the West Bank.

Israeli forces continued to target Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Sea.
 - 5 fishermen were arrested, one of whom was wounded, and their boat was confiscated in the northern Gaza Strip.
Israeli forces conducted 65 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank.
 - 72 civilians, including 10 children and 4 women, were arrested in the West Bank.
 - 18 of them, including 7 children and 3 women, were arrested in occupied Jerusalem.
Israeli forces continued their efforts to create Jewish majority in occupied Jerusalem.
 - A residential house was demolished in a Bedouin Community in al-Khan al-Ahmar area and another house in Beit    Hanina.
 - Shweiki and Qara’in families self-demolished their houses in Silwan and al-Mukaber Mount villages to avoids  demolition costs.
Israeli forces continued their settlement activities in the West Bank
 - A waterline was uprooted in the Northern Jordan Valley.
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.
 - 7 Palestinian civilians were arrested at military checkpoints.

Full Report: PCHR


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