PCHR Condemns Killing of Palestinian Child and Imposition of Collective Punishment Measures in West Bank

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR): Press Release – September 15, 2022 This morning, a Palestinian child was killed, and 3 other Palestinians were wounded, including a child, by Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) fire during the latter’s incursion into Kafr Dan village, west of Jenin in the West Bank. Investigations conducted by the Palestinian CentreContinue reading “PCHR Condemns Killing of Palestinian Child and Imposition of Collective Punishment Measures in West Bank”

PCHR: Palestinian Civilian Killed and 17 Others Injured, including 6 Children, Woman and Paramedic, by Israeli Occupation Forces’ Fire in Jenin

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights: Press Release (September 6, 2022 According to investigations conducted by the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR,) at approximately 00:30 on Tuesday, 06 September 2022, IOF accompanied with a bulldozer, members of Special Units, and explosive engineering experts moved into al-Madares neighborhood, eastern Jenin. They surrounded the family house ofContinue reading “PCHR: Palestinian Civilian Killed and 17 Others Injured, including 6 Children, Woman and Paramedic, by Israeli Occupation Forces’ Fire in Jenin”

Occupation Forces Injure Dozens of Palestinian Civilians at Weekly Protests in the West Bank

Dozens of Palestinian civilians were injured, on Friday, when Israeli occupation forces suppressed a number of peaceful protests in various parts of the West Bank, local sources have reported. Israeli forces suppressed the weekly procession in Kufur Qaddoum village, east of Qalqilia, in the northern occupied West Bank, with rubber-coated steel rounds and tear gasContinue reading “Occupation Forces Injure Dozens of Palestinian Civilians at Weekly Protests in the West Bank”

Israeli Soldiers Shoot and Kill a Palestinian Teen, Injure Two More, One Seriously, in Hebron

Israeli forces shot, on Tuesday, three Palestinian teens, killing one and injuring two more, including one seriously, in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, the Ministry of Health confirmed. Occupation soldiers, stationed at a military checkpoint at the entrance to Al-Shuhada street in central Hebron, opened fire towards Palestinian youths who gathered in protestContinue reading “Israeli Soldiers Shoot and Kill a Palestinian Teen, Injure Two More, One Seriously, in Hebron”

PCHR: 3 Palestinians Killed, including Child, and 40 Others Wounded – 5 in Critical Condition, After IOF Targeted House With Gunfire and Missiles in Nablus

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR): Press Release – August 9, 2022 Today morning, Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) killed 3 Palestinians, including a child, and wounded 40 others during their incursion into Nablus’s Old City deep inside the Palestinian Authority (PA)-controlled areas in the West Bank. They cordoned off and targeted a residential house with a barrageContinue reading “PCHR: 3 Palestinians Killed, including Child, and 40 Others Wounded – 5 in Critical Condition, After IOF Targeted House With Gunfire and Missiles in Nablus”

Israeli Forces Shoot and Kill a Palestinian Child, Injure Others near Ramallah

Israeli settlers and soldiers attacked, on Friday, a non-violent procession condemning Israel’s colonial schemes in the central occupied West Bank, killing a child and injuring several others, according to local sources. In Al-Mughayyir village, northeast of Ramallah, in the central West Bank, armed illegal colonial settlers, under the full protection of the Israeli army, attackedContinue reading “Israeli Forces Shoot and Kill a Palestinian Child, Injure Others near Ramallah”

PCHR: As Part of Collective Punishment Policy – IOF Demolish 2 Family Houses of 2 Palestinian Prisoners

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR): Press Release – July 26, 2022  Under its collective punishment policy against families of Palestinians accused of conducting attacks against Israeli occupation forces (IOF) or settlers, IOF demolished two family houses of two Palestinian prisoners in Salfit in the central West Bank.  During the demolition, clashes broke out betweenContinue reading “PCHR: As Part of Collective Punishment Policy – IOF Demolish 2 Family Houses of 2 Palestinian Prisoners”

European Union: 2021 Report on Israeli Settlements in the Occupied West Bank

Office of the European Union Representative: Summary of Report for January – December 2021.  July 20, 2022 – In comparison to the previous year, 2021 experienced an even higher rate of settlement units advancements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem (22,030), enforcing the trend of a continuously increasing settlement expansion on occupied Palestinian territories (oPt).Continue reading “European Union: 2021 Report on Israeli Settlements in the Occupied West Bank”

Israeli Forces Injure Dozens in Weekly Anti-Settlement Protests in the Occupied West Bank

Israeli forces suppressed, on Friday, a number of weekly anti-settlement demonstrations in the occupied West Bank, injuring dozens of Palestinian civilians, according to local sources. In the northern part of the West Bank, occupation forces opened fire at Palestinian protestors at the weekly procession in the village of Kufur Qaddoum, east of Qalqilia, injuring dozens.Continue reading “Israeli Forces Injure Dozens in Weekly Anti-Settlement Protests in the Occupied West Bank”

US President Meets With Palestinian President in Bethlehem, Israeli Police Suppress Protest in Jerusalem

United States President Joe Biden visited, on Friday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, in the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem, while Israeli police assaulted Palestinian civilians in occupied Jerusalem, according to local sources. Biden spent two days in the occupation state of Israel with its officials prior to meeting Palestinian officials, where they held aContinue reading “US President Meets With Palestinian President in Bethlehem, Israeli Police Suppress Protest in Jerusalem”