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IOP – 09 SEPTEMBER 2019

While the Occupation is business as usual for Israel,  there should be no business with Israel  In Occupied Palestine  Zionism in practice  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life, Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  09 September 2019 {Main source of statistics: Palestinian Monitoring Group (PMG): http://www.nad.ps/NB:The period covered by this newsletter is taken from the PMG’s 24-hour sitrep ending 8am the day after the above date.} ‘In Occupied Palestine’ daily newsletters can also be viewed onwww.palestine.org.nz  We shall always do our best to verify the accuracy of all items in these IOP newsletters/reports wherever possible [e.g. we often suspect that names of people and places that we see in the PMG sitreps could be typos but as we do not speak Arabic, we have no alternative but to copy and paste these names from the PMG sitreps] – but please forgive us for any errors or omissions – L & M.  Israeli Navy  opens fire on  Palestinian  fishing boats    Israeli Army  positions open fire  on Gaza farmland    Israeli Army  Gaza incursion    Rafah under  Israeli Army fire    Night peace disruption  and/or  home invasions in refugee  camp and 4 towns and villages    7 attacks    6 Israeli ceasefire violations    17 raids including  home invasions    2 injured    1 abducted (aged 15)    4 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    19 taken prisoner  Home invasions: dawn, Ya’bad – dawn, Hebron – dawn, Yatta – dawn, al-Silat al-Harthiya.  Peace disruption raids: dawn, Abu Dis – 18:30, al-Eisawiya – dawn, al-Eisawiya – 01:30, Beit Liqiya – dawn, Um Safa – dawn, Um Safa – 05:20, Jenin UN refugee camp – dawn, Jaba’ – 03:35, Tubas – 15:00, Azun – 04:20-06:10, Qalqiliya – 01:50-03:15, Nablus – dawn, al-Ubeidiya.  Palestinian missile attacks: none.  Ceasefire violation – armed Palestinian Resistance: Khan Yunis – 19:15, Palestinian Resistance fighters opened fire on Israeli Army vehicles, near the border in east Khan Yunis.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army incursion: Northern Gaza – 08:30-11:30, Israeli forces made an incursion onto an area to the east of Jabaliya, opening fire and bulldozing land.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 23:15, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Gaza – 08:40, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land to the east of Juhur al-Dik.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army incursion: Central Gaza – 08:30-12:30, Israeli forces made an incursion onto an area to the east of the al-Bureij UN refugee camp, opening fire and bulldozing land.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Central Gaza – 16:20, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on farmland east of Deir al-Balah.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack: Rafah – 02:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on Rafah City.  Israeli Army attack – 2 wounded: Ramallah – 11:50, Israeli forces opened fire, with live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, at protesters in al-Bireh. Two people were wounded, one of them, Bilal Ali Sadiq Amin, critically. The other person wounded is Abdul Rahman Mohammed Yunis.  Home invasion and abduction: Jenin – dawn, Israeli forces raided Ya’bad and abducted a 15-year-old boy: Zeid Ahmad Ba’jawi.  Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 09:00, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers.  Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – 13:10, Israeli forces fired stun grenades and tear gas canisters at people in the Old City.  Israeli Army destruction – agricultural sabotage: Hebron – Israeli forces destroyed a barn in theKhilat Salama area, near the Adora Israeli Occupation settlement.  Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 18:30, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Eisawiya, taking prisoner five persons.  Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – dawn, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Um Safa village.  Raid – UN refugee camp: Jenin – 05:20, Israeli forces raided the Jenin UN refugee camp, taking prisoner one person.  Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Nablus – 01:50-03:15, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Nablus.  Restrictions of movement (14): 22:20, entrance to Abboud – 22:30, entrance to al-Nabi Saleh village – 23:30, entrance to Beit Ur village – 20:10, entrance to al-Nabi Elias village – 20:40, northern entrance to Azun – 09:50, intensified restrictions at Beit Furiq – 20:20, between Nablus and Assira al-Shimalya – 08:35 and again at 21:30, southern entrance to Jericho – 21:45, northern entrance to Jericho – 10:10-12:00, between Nahalin and al-Jub’at village – 20:05, al-Nashash road junction – 22:05, Aqbat Hasna area – 20:15, entrance to al-Arrub UN refugee camp.  [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children]  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Serving the Israel Lobby?  Leslie Bravery | 7 September 2019  On 25 August we sent an email to the NZ Minister of Foreign Affairs, Winston Peters, essentially similar to those already emailed to Jacinda Ardern and Ron Mark, concerning the Ministry of Defence proposal to purchase $9 million-worth of military equipment from Israel, and asking that the order be cancelled. The responses from Jacinda Ardern’s Office and Ron Mark can be seen in previous blogs.  Our emails closed with a summary requesting that they clarify the New Zealand Government’s position regarding:  ■ Israel’s violations of international humanitarian law  ■ The proposal that New Zealand should contribute, through trade, to the profitability of the Israeli military  and asking:  ■ In view of the evidence presented [in our emails] and in greater detail online,is the NZ Government willing to declare its unequivocal support for international law with regard to the security and human rights of the Palestinian people living under alien military Occupation? Read more  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Leslie Bravery  PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand www.palestine.org.nz  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Let us know if you no longer wish to receive these emails. Please, if you have friends or family who would like to receive them ask them to contact us at lesliebravery@icloud.com   

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IOP headlines for 09 September 2019

Israeli Navy  opens fire on  Palestinian  fishing boats    Israeli Army  positions open fire  on Gaza farmland    Israeli Army  Gaza incursion    Rafah under  Israeli Army fire    Night peace disruption  and/or  home invasions in refugee  camp and 4 towns and villages    7 attacks    6 Israeli ceasefire violations    17 raids including  home invasions    2 injured    1 abducted (aged 15)    4 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    19 taken prisoner  ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life,  Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~   

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IOP headlines for 08 September 2019

Israeli Army  positions open fire  on Gaza farmland    Israeli Army opens fire  on Khan Yunis    Night peace disruption  and/or  home invasions in  17 towns and villages    3 attacks    3 Israeli ceasefire  violations    35 raids including  home invasions    1 dead    1 child injured    1 abducted (aged 17)    3 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    20 taken prisoner  ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life,  Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~   

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IOP headlines for 07 September 2019

Palestinian Resistance  fighters  target Israeli military    Israeli Navy  opens fire on Palestinian  fishing boats    Israeli Army position  opens fire  on Gaza farmland    Israeli Army seizes  more land for  settlement expansion    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasions in  5 UN refugee camps and  8 towns and villages    11 Israeli ceasefire  violations    6 air strikes – 5 attacks    1 Palestinian ceasefire  violation    22 raids including  home invasions    1 injured –  17 taken prisoner    3 abducted  (aged 14 to 17)    2 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage  ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life,  Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~ 

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IOP headlines for 06 September 2019

Israeli Army positions  open fire on  protesters in Gaza    Israeli tanks  shell 3 Gaza  neighbourhoods    Israeli Navy  opens fire on  Palestinian fishing boats    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasions  in 11 towns and villages    2 air strikes – 12 attacks    14 Israeli ceasefire  violations    1 Palestinian  ceasefire violation    15 raids including  home invasions    79 wounded    2 youngsters killed    1 abducted (aged 16)    4 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    6 taken prisoner  ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life,  Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~ 

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IOP headlines for 05 September 2019

Israeli Navy  opens fire on  Palestinian  fishing boats    Israeli Army  Gaza incursion –  5 hours bulldozing land    Israeli Army  destroys West Bank  village olive grove    Night peace disruption  and/or  home invasions  in 11 villages    2 attacks    2 Israeli ceasefire  violations    21 raids including  home invasions    3 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    6 taken prisoner  ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life,  Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~ 

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IOP headlines for 03 September 2018

Israeli Navy opens fire on  Palestinian fishing boats,  wounding a fisherman    Israeli Army position  opens fire on Gaza farms    Israeli Army opens fire  on protesters in Gaza    Palestinian man shot  dead by Israeli Army    Israeli Army destroys  Palestinian family home    Zionist invaders  commandeer Palestinian  family home for themselves    Raiding settlers spray-paint  race-hate messages    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasions  in refugee camp and  10 towns and villages    5 attacks  (3 Israeli ceasefire  violations)    31 raids including home  invasions    1 dead – 8 wounded –    2 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    19 taken prisoner    ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Zionism in practice  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life, Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~ 

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IOP headlines for 02 September 2019

Israeli Army  opens fire on  Palestinian  motor vehicle    Israeli Army  armed robbery and  pastoral sabotage    Israeli Army  vandalism and  population control    Israeli Army storms  Palestinian homes    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasions  in refugee camp and  8 towns and villages    1 attack    19 raids including  home invasions    3 abducted  (aged 16 to 17)    3 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    30 taken prisoner –  1 detained  ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life,  Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~ 

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IOP headlines for 01 September 2019

Israeli Navy  opens fire on  Palestinian  fishing boats    Israeli Army  position opens fire  on Gaza farmland    Jerusalem resident  forced to  destroy his home    Israeli Army  night storming of  West Bank  Palestinian homes    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasion  in refugee camp  and 7 villages    3 attacks    3 Israeli ceasefire  violations    22 raids including  home invasions    1 beaten – 1 injured    3 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    27 taken prisoner  ~~~~~~~~  In Occupied Palestine  Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life,  Limb, Liberty and Property  (Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand)  ~~~~~~~~ 

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