Sunday, January 9 2022 This week – January 2 – 8, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories A police tow-truck ran over an elderly Palestinian in Umm Al Kheir, wounding him critically, the police present at the scene drove off leaving the wounded man unassisted; Gangs of settlers from ‘Avigail’ outpost had nightly celebrations on privately-owned Palestinian fields in Mufaqara, while the army dispersed the landowner and activists by throwing stun grenades; Agricultural invasions and intimidation of Palestinain shepherds in the South Hebron Hills, Palestinian Jordan Valley, and the West Bank Hill Range; ‘Homesh’ Jewish terrorists attacked Burqa village again, vandalizing houses and gravestones – the Israeli […]
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Sunday, January 2 2022 This week – December 26, 2021 – January 1, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories Palestinian shepherds, held for 4 days in custody after being beaten and wounded by gangs of settlers (assisted by Israeli soldiers), were released without bail or restraints; intimidation raids by settlers in the South Hebron Hills communities continue; eviction date of the Salem family from Sheikh Jarrah remains undecided, police brutality against activists in protest there continues; Israeli army prevents Palestinian plowing in South Hebron Hills and the Palestinian Jordan Valley; Occupation forces secured yet another settlers’ march to ‘Homesh’ by blocking the village of Burqa, on whose lands the […]
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