Sunday, July 25 2021 This week – July 18-24, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories Israeli soldiers shot to death 17 years-old Mohammad Tamimi in the Palestinian village of Nabi Salah, performing a ‘suspect arrest procedure’; Settlers invaded a deserted army base in the northern part of the Palestinian Jordan Valley setting up a new outpost – the army turned a blind eye and brutally dispersed Palestinian protestors, one of whom was wounded by a live bullet in the back; IDF soldiers supplied abundant support all week to a violent settler near Hamra in the Palestinian Jordan Valley, chasing away Palestinian shepherds and their flocks […]
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Sunday, July 18 2021 This week – July 11-17, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories The occupation authorities conducted dozens of house demolitions and confiscations: among others, 49 structures belonging to the shepherds at Ras A-Tin community (Ramallah district) were demolished, leaving 84 people shelterless and robbed of all their belongins in the summer heat; The destruction of the remnants of Humsa’s community in the Palestinian Jordan Valley was completed; A caravan inhabited by a clinic of Physicians Without Borders was confiscated in the Hebron area; A violent settler from an outpost near the colony of Hamra in the Palestinian Jordan Valley takes over the […]
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Sunday, July 11 2021 This week – July 4-10, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories For the third time in a year, the occupation forces demolished Humsa village in the Palestinian Jordan Valley, confiscating from the villagers all their meagre possessions including food, water and milk for the children, leaving 70 people (36 of them children) in searing heat without any shelter and water; another week of constant harassment by the settlers – and the Israeli army who does their bidding – of the Palestinian communities in the South Hebron Hills; house demolitions in Jerusalem, and a night raid of armed forces on the Silwan […]
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Sunday, July 4 2021 This week – June 27 – July 3, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories A week of nightly settlers’ terrorism in the Palestinian villages around ‘Havat Maon’, ‘Mitzpe Yair’ and ‘Susya’; Palestinian landowners dismantled a structure erected on their lands this week next to the ‘Avigail’ outpost, and were arrested – the structure was rebuilt Saturday night; a settler brought 4 dogs to harass a flock in Hamra in the Palestinian Jordan Valley – the Palestinian shepherd tried to distance a dog and was arrested; the Jerusalem police violently dispersed a Palestinian demonstration held on Tuesday in protest of house demolitions in Silwan; Israeli […]
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Monday, June 28 2021 This week – June 20-27, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories Dozens of terrorists came out of the outpost ‘Havat Maon’ on Saturday on two rounds of massive assault against the Palestinian village of Tawane and its lands, beat up villagers with clubs and hurled stones, set fields on fire, vandalized trees, aided by the Israeli army that shot teargas and stun grenades at the attacked Palestinian villagers – a soldier passed on his weapon to a settler sitting in a military vehicle, and the latter fired live ammunition at a house on the village outskirts; Occupation forces prevented the Palestinian […]
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Sunday, June 13 2021 This week – June 6-12, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories Mohammad Hmayel, 15-years-old, is the fourth Palestinian to be killed by the IDF shooting live fire at demonstrators in the village of Beita, who protest the new outpost ‘Evyatar’ built on their lands; Terrorist-settlers from ‘Havat Maon’ were forced to evacuate their new outpost near Mughayer Al Abeed, and next day returned to attack a Palestinian shepherd and his flock, wounding sheep and killing one – police arrested the attacked shepherd; Occupation forces demolished an encampment of 13 structures belonging to a Palestinian family, who’d settled on its grazing lands […]
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Sunday, June 6 2021 This week – May 30-June 5, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories Terrorists from settler outposts in the South Hebron Hills started fires in the Palestinian villages of Harouba and Touba – the Israeli army and police refused to intervene; after a lull during the fighting in Gaza, the occupation forces returned to demolish structures and roads of Palestinian communities in Area C – at the same time the Jewish settlers are fully backed up in their ‘illegal’ works on expansion, paving new roads and building new outposts; In Beita village, Palestinian demonstrating against a new outpost on their lands were teargased […]
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Sunday, May 30 2021 This week – May 23-29, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories Large army forces raded the Palestinian village of Tawane in the South Hebron Hills twice this week, arresting several of its inhabitants as ‘wanted men’; A Palestinian landowner was again blocked by settlers from accessing his land at Umm Al Arais, then arrested at their bidding along with another activist; Palestinian and Israeli activists harvested at Tayibe Junction; Incursions of settlers’ flocks and expulsions of Palestinian shepherds continue, backed by Israeli army and police, in the West Bank Hill Range and the Palestinian Jordan Valley; Occupation forces killed a Palestinian […]
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