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IOP – 22 October 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)  22 October 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.} 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   Resident forced to destroy his home   Apartment building destroyed in UN refugee camp   Israeli Army home invasion and armed robbery   Israeli Army prevents Palestinian farmers from accessing their own land   Night peace disruption and/or home invasions in refugee camp and 5 villages   10 attacks   9 Israeli Gaza ceasefire violations   8 raids including home invasions   1 injured – 6 taken prisoner   11 acts of agricultural/economic sabotage Home invasions: 13:00, Jabel Mukaber – 01:40, Qalandiya UN refugee camp – 03:30, Silwad – 03:05-05:30, Tulkarem. Peace disruption raids: 22:20, al-Eisawiya – 04:30, Kafr Ni’ma – 18:05, al-Zababida – 04:45, al-Dab’a. Palestinian missile attacks: none. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 07:30, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Northern Gaza – 08:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in east Jabaliya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 09:15, Israeli gunboats opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Northern Gaza – 10:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, again opened fire on agricultural land in east Jabaliya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Gaza – 08:40, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off Gaza City. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Central Gaza – 08:40, an Israeli Army position behind the Green Line opened fire on agricultural land east of the al-Maghazi UN refugee camp. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 08:35, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on east Khuza’a farmland. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 09:45, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, again opened fire towards agricultural land in east Khuza’a. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 10:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire for the third time on east Khuza’a farmland. Israeli Army attack – 1 wounded and hospitalised: Jenin – morning, Israeli forces, manning the Barta’a checkpoint, opened fire on and hospitalised a resident: Abdallah Hassan Ithimer. Resident forced to destroy his home: Jerusalem – 13:00, the Israeli Occupation forced a resident in Jabel Mukaber, Sultan Bashir, to destroy his home and threatened him with a bill if he failed to do so and left it to the Israeli Army. UN refugee camp apartment building destroyed: Jerusalem – 01:40, Israeli forces invaded the Qalandiya UN refugee camp and destroyed an apartment building. Israeli Army home invasion and armed robbery: Ramallah – 03:30, Israeli forces raided Silwad, invaded a home and robbed a resident of 80,000 NIS (US$20,000) after searching his home. Another person was ordered to report for interrogation at Israeli Military Intelligence. Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 09:00, al-Eisawiya: stun grenades and tear gas canisters. Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 08:00, Yehuda Glik, a member of the Israeli Parliament, escorted by Israeli military and police forces, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and menaced worshippers. Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters – agricultural sabotage: Tulkarem – 16:30, Israeli troops fired stun grenades and tear gas canisters at Palestinian farmers in Deir al-Ghusun who were protesting against being shut out from their land. The Israeli Army then temporarily detained several farmers after closing the wall gate entry to their farmland and destroyed their entry permits. There were several tear gas casualties. Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters – agricultural sabotage: Nablus – Israeli forces prevented Palestinian farmers from gaining access to their land in western Qaryut village. Raid – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 22:20, Israeli forces, firing rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Eisawiya. Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 04:30, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Kafr Ni’ma village. Restrictions of movement (12): 01:30, road to al-Jalazoun refugee camp closed – 09:05, al-Taybeh road junction – 17:40, eastern entrance to Qalqiliya – 22:05, entrance to Izbit al-Tabib village – 22:10, northern entrance to Jericho – 11:55 and again at 14:50 and 19:40, Aqbat Hasna – 08:00, Halhul Bridge – 19:05, entrance to al-Fah’s district – 19:55, southern entrance to Bani Na’im – 21:00, northern entrance to Hebron. [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children] Leslie Bravery PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 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 – 21 October 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)  21 October 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.} 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   Settlers plunder Palestinian olive harvest – Israeli Army complicity   Home invasions – injury   Israeli Army assaults on residents   More settler vandalism and agricultural sabotage   Population control and mosque violations   Night peace disruption and/or home invasions in refugee camp and 2 villages   7 attacks   6 Israeli ceasefire violations   10 raids including home invasions   1 beaten – 3 injured   10 acts of agricultural/economic sabotage   15 taken prisoner Home invasions: 00:10, al-Eisawiya – 03:10, al-Duheisha UN refugee camp. Peace disruption raids: dawn, Beit Sira – dawn, Deir Abu Masha’al – 19:00, Azun – 12:40-15:20, Asira al-Shimalya – 22:00, Jama’in – 10:55, al-Jab’a – dawn, Tuqu – dawn, Umm Salmuna. Palestinian missile attacks: none. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 09:30, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 13:00, Israeli gunboats again opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Northern Gaza – 13:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in north-west Beit Lahiya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Gaza – 07:10, an Israeli Army position behind the Green Line opened fire on agricultural land in east Gaza City. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Central Gaza – 22:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in the al-Bureij UN refugee camp. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Khan Yunis – 22:00, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off Khan Yunis City. Israeli Army attack – 1 wounded: Jerusalem – 14:15, Israeli forces, manning a checkpoint on the main road between Mikhmas and Jaba’ villages, opened fire on a motor vehicle, wounding the driver: Ribhi Abdel-Wahab Ghazawna. Home invasions – 1 injured – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 00:10, Israeli forces, firing rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Eisawiya village and invaded several homes, injuring a resident,  Salem Musa Darwish, and taking prisoner eight people. Home invasions – UN refugee camp – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Bethlehem – 03:10, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided the al-Duheisha UN refugee camp and searched a home, taking prisoner one person. Israeli Army assault: Jerusalem – 00:15, Israeli checkpoint troops, at the entrance to al-Eisawiya village, assaulted a resident. Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 09:30, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers. Israeli Army population control and mosque violation: Jerusalem – 10:30, the Israeli Occupation issued orders, banning two residents, Mohammad Ashraf Abu Shusheh and Habib Abu Shusheh, from entering the Al-Aqsa Mosque for a period of 15 days, as a condition of their release from captivity. Israeli Army population control and mosque violation: Jerusalem – the Israeli Occupation issued orders, banning a resident, Ala Najib, from entering the Al-Aqsa Mosque for a period of two weeks, as a condition of his release from captivity. Israeli Army assault: Jerusalem – 00:15, Israeli checkpoint troops, at the entrance to al-Eisawiya village, assaulted a resident: Ahmad Abu Romi. Occupation settler violence – vandalism and agricultural sabotage: Nablus – 11:10, a stone-throwing gang of Israeli settlers invaded agricultural land between Qusra and Jalloud, breaking windows and severing the branches off olive trees. Occupation settler violence – vandalism and agricultural sabotage: Nablus – 13:05, militants from the Esh Kodesh Israeli Occupation settlement outpost invaded Palestinian farmland in Qusra, stoning olive harvesters and smashing the windows of a motor vehicle. Occupation settler violence – stoning: Nablus – evening, settler militants stoned several vehicles on the main road between Ramallah and Nablus. Occupation settler violence – plunder and agricultural sabotage – Israeli Army complicity: Salfit – 11:05, a gang of Israeli settlers invaded Yasuf village farmland and plundered the olive harvest, with the support and complicity of the Israeli Army. Occupation settler violence and agricultural sabotage: Hebron – a gang of Israeli settlers invaded agricultural land in east al-Ash Shayukh and assaulted olive harvesters. Raid – population control: Bethlehem – 10:55, Israeli forces raided al-Jab’a village and halted the construction of a building. Restrictions of movement (13): 19:00, between Azun and Izbit al-Tabib – 19:10, between Jayus town and Al Nabi Elias – 18:50, between Nablus and Asira al-Shimalya – 21:30, between Jama’in and Kirat – 19:05, entrance to al-Zawiya – 20:35-03:30, between Kifl Hares and Hares – 13:50-15:55, northern entrance to Jericho – 15:50 and again at 19:55, Aqbat Hasna – 20:05, western entrance to Tuqu’ – 08:25, northern entrance to Halhul – 19:05, entrance to Idhna – 22:00, Halhul Bridge. [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children] Leslie Bravery PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Let us know if you

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IOP – 20 October 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)  20 October 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.} 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 opens fire in Tulkarem –  1 wounded   Israeli Army opens fire in Qalqilya – youngster wounded   Israeli Army prevents Palestinian olive harvest in 2 districts   Israeli Occupation settlers assault Palestinian olive harvesters   Night peace disruption and/or home invasions in 3 towns and villages   4 attacks   4 Israeli ceasefire violations   8 raids including home invasions   Several beatings   2 wounded – 8 taken prisoner   2 abducted (aged 12 and 14)   5 acts of agricultural/economic sabotage Home invasions: dawn, al-Doha – 00:40, Hebron – 01:55, Dura. Peace disruption raids: 16:00, al-Eisawiya – 04:05-06:10, Surda – 18:00, Qarawat Bani Hassan – 08:00-09:00, Jericho – dawn, Aida UN refugee camp. Palestinian missile attacks: none. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 09:30, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Rafah – 20:00, Israeli gunboats opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off Rafah City. Israeli Army attack – 1 wounded: Tulkarem – 08:10, the Israeli Army opened fire on several residents in Zeita, wounding one of them, Abdallah Hamad Yassin Bani Odeh, as they attempted to enter Israel, looking for employment. The wounded man and two others,  Mohammad Hamad Yassin Bani Odeh and Mohammad Taher Eid Bani Odeh, were then taken prisoner. Israeli Army attack – youngster wounded: Qalqiliya – 13:45, Israeli forces in the al-Naqqar neighbourhood, opened fire with live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, wounding and hospitalising a 16-year-old youth: Abdel-Rahman Majed Al-Haj Hassan. Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Qalqiliya – 20:00, Israeli forces fired stun grenades and tear gas canisters at people near the north entrance to Azun. Israeli Army abduction of child aged 14: Qalqiliya – midnight, Israeli forces, at the Ayal crossing point, abducted a 14-year-old child: Mu’tasim Mohammad Zeid. Israeli Army olive harvest disruption – agricultural sabotage: Nablus – 14:25, Israeli forces prevented several residents from entering agricultural land to harvest olives in the al-Izb area near Beit Furik. Israeli Army olive harvest disruption – agricultural sabotage: Nablus – Israeli forces prevented residents from entering Qaryut village agricultural land  to harvest olives. Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – 17:00, Israeli forces fired stun grenades and tear gas canisters at residents near the al-Arrub UN refugee camp. Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 09:00, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers. Occupation settler violence – assault on olive harvesters – agricultural sabotage: Hebron – 16:55, Israeli settler militants raided agricultural land in the Khilet Ein Ghanim district of Surif and assaulted several olive harvesters. Raid – abduction: Jerusalem – 16:00, Israeli forces raided al-Eisawiya village and abducted a 12-year-old boy: Mohammad Geith. Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Bethlehem – dawn, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided the Aida UN refugee camp. Restrictions of movement (16): 04:05, between Ramallah, Bir Zeit and Surda – 11:05, Jit village road junction – 15:30, entrance to Saniriya village – 17:10, entrance to Izbit al-Tabib – 18:30, entrance to al-Nabi Elias village – 20:10, entrance to Azun – 11:05, Deir Sharaf road junction – 17:45, entrance to Qarawat Bani Hassan – 07:20, intensified restrictions at al-Hamra checkpoint – 09:50 and again at 21:50, northern entrance to Jericho – 22:45-00:15, al-Oja village – 11:05, Aqbat Hasna – 00:55-01:55, al-Nashash road junction – 15:25, entrance to Idhna – 15:20, entrance to Beit Ummar closed. [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children] Leslie Bravery PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 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 – 19 October 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)  19 October 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.} 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 position opens fire – 1 wounded in Jabaliya   Israeli Occupation settlers plunder Palestinian olive harvest   Israeli Occupation settlers stone and beat up Palestinian olive harvesters   Israeli Occupation settlers attack Palestinian homes   Night peace disruption in West Bank village   2 attacks   2 Israeli ceasefire violations   8 raids including home invasions   3 beaten – 4 injured   1 abducted (aged 13)   3 acts of agricultural/economic sabotage   6 taken prisoner Home invasions: 08:00, Beit Fajjar – 20:45, Hebron. Peace disruption raids: 20:20, al-Ram – 20:55, Anata – 17:30, Surda village – 15:30, Kafr Aboush – 17:40, al-Oja – 21:30-22:30, Zif village. Palestinian missile attacks: none. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 08:00, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – 1 wounded: Northern Gaza – 08:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on east Jabaliya, wounding a resident. Israeli Army rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Qalqiliya – evening, Israeli soldiers, in Qalqiliya, abducted a 13-year-old boy: Fahed Salah Ishtawi. Occupation settler violence – beatings – olive harvest plunder: Nablus – 14:35, a gang of Israeli settlers invaded Burin village farmland, beating up and injuring three olive harvesters, and making off with some of the harvest. Occupation settler violence – stoning of olive harvesters: Bethlehem – 13:25, Israeli Occupation settlers stoned olive harvesters on al-Jub’a village farmland. Occupation settler violence – Palestinian homes under attack: Hebron – 12:10, Israeli Occupation settlers attacked Palestinian homes in Bani Na’im. Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 20:20, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Ram, taking prisoner one person. Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 17:30, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Surda village. Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – 21:30-22:30, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Zif village. Restrictions of movement (14): 08:40, entrance to Biddu – 14:30 and again at 18:00, area between Jayus and al-Nabi Eliyas – 18:00, main road between Jayus and Azun – 20:25, eastern entrance to Qalqiliya – 10:30, intensified restrictions at Za’tara junction – 12:15, western entrance to Deir Istiya  – 13:40, entrance to Kifl Hares – 18:00, northern entrance to Salfit, one person taken prisoner – 08:00, southern entrance to Jericho City – 10:40-11:50, northern entrance to Jericho City – 10:55-20:10, Aqbat Hasna – 21:25-22:40, al-Fureidis road junction – 21:35-22:45, north Bethlehem City. [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children] Leslie Bravery PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 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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In Occupied Palestine – 18 October 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)  18 October 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.} 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 checkpoint troops shoot and kill Palestinian man   Israeli Navy opens fire on Palestinian fishing boats   Israeli Army positions open fire on protesters in Gaza   Occupation settlers assault olive harvesters – 1 victim hospitalised    Night peace disruption in West Bank village   8 attacks   7 Israeli ceasefire violations   4 raids including home invasions   1 beaten and hospitalised   1 dead – 69 wounded   3 acts of agricultural/economic sabotage   5 taken prisoner Home invasions: dawn, Jenin. Peace disruption raids: 22:30, al-Eisawiya – 08:40, Qalqiliya – evening, Beit Awa. Palestinian missile attacks: none. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 06:15, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Ceasefire violation – 6 wounded – Israeli Army attack on protesters: Northern Gaza – 15:30, an Israeli Army position behind the Green Line opened fire, with live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, against March of Return protesters in east Jabaliya, wounding six people and causing several tear gas casualties. Ceasefire violation – 12 wounded – Israeli Army attack on protesters: Gaza – 15:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire with live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, against March of Return protesters in east Gaza City, wounding 12 people and causing several tear gas casualties. Ceasefire violation – 23 wounded – Israeli Army attack on protesters: Central Gaza – 15:30, an Israeli Army position behind the Green Line opened fire, with live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, against March of Return protesters near the al-Bureij UN refugee camp, wounding 23 people and causing several tear gas casualties. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 08:50, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in east Khuza’a. Ceasefire violation – 16 wounded – Israeli Army attack on protesters: Khan Yunis – 15:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire with live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters against March of Return protesters in east Khuza’a city, wounding 16 people and causing several tear gas casualties. Ceasefire violation – 12 wounded – Israeli Army attack on protesters: Rafah – 15:30, an Israeli Army position behind the Green Line opened fire, with live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, against March of Return protesters in east Rafah City, wounding 12 people and causing several tear gas casualties. Israeli Army live fire – 1 killed: Tulkarem – 19:45, Israeli troops, manning the Jabara military checkpoint, opened fire on and killed a resident, Ra’id Majed Al-Bahri (25), for allegedly attempting to knife an Israeli soldier. Home invasions and occupation: Jenin – dawn, Israeli forces raided Jenin, searched several homes, took prisoner two residents, and ordered a person to report for interrogation at Israeli Military Intelligence. Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 16:10, northern entrance to al-Bireh: stun and tear gas canisters. Israeli Army rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Qalqiliya – 13:50, eastern entrance to Kafr Qaddum village: rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters. Several tear gas casualties. Occupation settler violence against olive harvesters: Ramallah – Israeli settlers invaded agricultural land between Beitin and Burqa and assaulted olive harvesters. Occupation settler violence against olive harvesters: Nablus – 13:15, settler militants raided Burin village agricultural land. They beat up and hospitalised an olive harvester: Mohammad Zakariya Assous. Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 22:30, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Eisawiya village. Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – evening, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Beit Awa. Restrictions of movement (7): 18:45, Halamish settlement road junction – 19:10, between Jayus and An Nabi Elias village, one person taken prisoner – 14:40-16:20, entrance to Jinata – 15:25-16:40, Aqbat Hasna – 21:45, al-Nashash road junction – 14:40, southern entrance to Hebron – 18:00, entrance to Sa’ir. [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children] Leslie Bravery PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 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 – 17 Ocotober 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)  17 October 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.} 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   2 Israeli Army Gaza incursions   Night peace disruption in West Bank village   4 attacks – 3 wounded   3 Israeli ceasefire violations   1 raid – 3 taken prisoner   Economic sabotage Peace disruption raids: 00:15, Azun. Palestinian missile attacks: none. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army incursion – land bulldozed: Northern Gaza – 09:00-13:30, Israeli forces made an incursion onto an area east of Jabaliya, opening fire and using bulldozers to lay waste to the land. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army incursion – land bulldozed: Northern Gaza – 14:30, Israeli forces again made an incursion onto an area east of Jabaliya, opening fire and using bulldozers to lay waste to the land. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 10:00, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya. Israeli Army attack – 1 wounded and hospitalised: Jenin – morning, Israeli forces, manning the Barta’a checkpoint, opened fire on and hospitalised a resident: Mohammad Ahmad Abd Ghannam Nawasrah. Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 10:00, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers. Israeli Army fires on protesters – 2 wounded – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 12:50, Israeli forces, positioned near Turmusaya, fired rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters at protesters, wounding a 17-year-old youth, Hazim Rabah Hamza, and another person: Ribhi Khalil Ribhi Abu Aliya. There were several tear gas casualties. Israeli Army – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – evening, al-Dahir, Beit Ummar: stun grenades and tear gas canisters, several tear gas casualties. Israeli Army mosque violation: Hebron – Since 22:00 on 16 October, the Israeli Occupation has continued to close the Al-Ibrahimi Mosque compound to Muslim worshippers, in favour of Occupation settlers. Occupation settler violence: Bethlehem – militants from the Beitar Illit Israeli Occupation settlement raided Wadi Quffin village agricultural land. Raid: Qalqiliya – 00:15, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Azun. Restrictions of movement (10): 20:00, Khan al-Ahmar road junction – 10:30-14:40, intensified restrictions at Einav military checkpoint – 17:00, eastern entrance to Qalqiliya – evening, southern and western entrances to Kifl Hares closed – 21:15, al-Mu’arajat road – 16:00-17:00, Aqbat Hasna – 21:15, western entrance to Tuqu’ – 09:00, Bi’r al-Mahjar, Hebron City – 13:20, Wadi al-Huriya, Hebron City – 20:25, Halhul Bridge. [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children]   Leslie Bravery PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 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 – 16 October 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)   16 October 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.}  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 Army  Gaza incursion  lays waste to land    Israeli Army  raids school and  terrorises children    Occupation settlers  assault Palestinian  olive harvesters  in 2 localities    Israeli Occupation  closes Al-Ibrahimi  Mosque to Muslim  worshippers in  favour of settlers    Night peace disruption  and/or  home invasions in  refugee camp and  4 towns and villages    5 attacks    1 Israeli ceasefire  violation    14 raids including  home invasions    20 injured/wounded    1 abducted (aged 13)    3 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    22 taken prisoner  Home invasions: 03:35, al-Amari UN refugee camp – 03:15-06:00, Azun – dawn, al-Khadr – dawn, Hebron – dawn, Bani Na’im.  Peace disruption raids: 22:00-03:20, Nablus – Jerusalem, Al-Aytam secondary school – dawn, Beit Liqiya – dawn, Jaba’ – 02:10-05:35, Anabta – Sabastya – Irtas – Hebron – 03:10, Beit Awa.  Palestinian missile attacks: none.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army incursion: Northern Gaza – 08:30-12:00, Israeli forces made an incursion to the east Jabaliya, opening fire and laying waste to the land.  Israeli Army attack – 1 wounded and home invasions: Ramallah – 03:35, Israeli forces, firing live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided the al-Amari UN refugee camp and searched several homes, opening fire on a motor vehicle and wounding the driver. The Israeli soldiers then took prisoner the driver and two other residents, after invading their homes. Two of the people taken prisoner were identified as Bara Samer Badrat and Islam Fa’eq Nimr.  Israeli Army live-fire assault – 1 wounded – hospitalisation: Jenin – 07:25, Israeli forces, manning the Barta’a checkpoint, opened fire on and hospitalised a resident: Omar Jamal Obeid.  Israeli Army incursion – 1 wounded – hospitalisation: Tulkarem – 08:05, Israeli forces, in Quffin, opened fire on and hospitalised a resident: Mohammad Fayez Tu’ma.  Israeli Army incursion – 17 wounded, including youngster: Nablus – 22:00-03:20, Israeli forces, escorting Occupation settlers and firing live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided the city. Seventeen people (including a 16-year-old youth, Eyad Hussien Abu Jaffar) were wounded. Three other people wounded were identified as Waleed Ibrahim Al-Amoudi, Khalil Ayman Hashash and Abdallah Shareef Abdel-Raziq. In addition, the Israeli Army violence caused 34 tear gas casualties.  Economic sabotage: Gaza — the Israeli Navy continues to enforce an arbitrary fishing limit.  Israeli Army population control: Jerusalem – Israeli forces, in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, took prisoner three women: Hanadi Mohammad Jabr Al-Halwani, Ayda Khalid Al-Saydawi and Madalin Mohammad Ahmad Issa.  Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – evening, the Israeli Occupation issued an order, banning a preacher at the Al-Aqsa Mosque, Ismail Amin Nawahda, from entering the Mosque for a period of 11 days, as a condition for his release from captivity.  Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 10:00, Israeli settlers, led by the Israeli Minister of Agriculture, Ori Ariel, and a member of the Israeli Parliament, Yehuda Glik, and escorted by the Israel military and police forces, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and menaced worshippers.  Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Qalqiliya – 17:20, Ayal crossing point: stun grenades and tear gas canisters.  Israeli Army abduction: Qalqiliya – 20:40, Israeli forces, positioned at the Ayal crossing point, abducted a 13-year-old child: Khalid Solaman Mohammad Ghanam.  Israeli Army mosque violation: Hebron – 22:00, The Israeli forces closed the Al-Ibrahimi Mosque compound to Muslim worshippers, in favour of Occupation settlers.   Occupation settler violence and agricultural sabotage: Nablus – 11:55, an Israeli settler mob raided Khilet al-Ras, Burin, and assaulted olive harvesters, including international peace activists. Several harvesters were injured in the assault.  Occupation settler violence and agricultural sabotage: Bethlehem – militants from the Beit Ayin Israeli Occupation settlement invaded al-Jub’a village agricultural land and stoned a family who were harvesting olives.  Raid on school – children terrorised: Jerusalem – Israeli forces raided the Old City, invading the Al-Aytam Secondary School and terrorising the children.  Restrictions of movement (10): 10:50-12:15, intensified restrictions at Einav military checkpoint – 19:40, eastern entrance to Qalqiliya – 11:20, northern entrance to Salfit – 09:10, northern entrance to Jericho – 05:30, southern entrance to Jericho – 15:45-18:20, al-Nashash road junction – 18:30-19:50, entrance to Jinata – 20:15-22:00, Aqbat Hasna – 13:45, Beit Einun road junction – 14:15, entrance to Beit Ummar.  [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children]  News updates:    NZ’s 70-year-old commitment  to Palestinian Right of Return  Leslie Bravery | 19 October 2019  https://thedailyblog.co.nz/2019/10/19/nzs-70-year-old-commitment-to-palestinian-right-of-return/    https://kiaoragaza.wordpress.com/2019/10/21/nzs-70-year-old-commitment-to-palestinian-right-of-return/#more-42583   Leslie Bravery  PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Let us know if you no longer wish to receive these emails. 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IOP – 15 October 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)   15 October 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.}  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 Army  positions open fire  on Gaza farmland    Israeli Army Gaza  incursion  lays waste to land    Israeli Army home  invasions and  destruction    Israeli Army home  invasion and  armed robbery    Occupation settler  race-hate vandalism    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasions  in refugee camp and  5 towns and villages    4 attacks    4 Israeli ceasefire  violations    8 raids including  home invasions    1 abducted (aged 17)    4 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    22 taken prisoner  Home invasions: Sur Baher – 00:10-06:15, Bal’a – 02:05-05:15, Balata UN refugee camp – dawn, Hebron.  Peace disruption raids: dawn, Abu Dis – dawn, al-Eisawiya – 09:50, Silwad – 07:30, Deir Abu Masha‘al – dawn, Beitunya – dawn, Qabatiya – 02:15-05:00, Qalqiliya – morning, Sabastya – 02:05-05:15, Nablus – dawn, Beit Furik – evening, Hebron – 00:15, Bani Na’im – 05:15, Dura – dawn, Beit Ummar.  Palestinian missile attacks: none.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Northern Gaza – 17:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in north Beit Hanun.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army incursion – vandalism: Gaza – 08:30-11:15, the Israeli Army made an incursion onto land east of Gaza City, opening fire and laying waste with bulldozers.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – morning, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land east of al-Qarara.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Rafah – 15:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land to the east of Rafah City.  Economic sabotage: Gaza — the Israeli Navy continues to enforce an arbitrary fishing limit.  Home invasions and destruction: Jerusalem – the Israeli Occupation, in Jerusalem, forced a resident, Mohammad Al-Atrash, to destroy four storeys of an apartment building he owns in Sur Baher village, while Israeli forces also destroyed two floors of another apartment building.  Home invasion and armed robbery: Tulkarem – 00:10-06:15, Israeli troops raided Bal’a, searched a home and robbed the householder of 10,000 NIS (US$2575).  Home invasion and abduction in UN refugee camp: Nablus – 02:05-05:15, Israeli forces raided the Balata UN refugee camp and abducted a 17-year-old youth: Amr Hashash.  Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 11:00, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers.  Occupation settler race-hate vandalism: Ramallah – dawn, Israeli Occupation settlers raided Deir Ammar village, slashing tyres and spray-painting racist-hate messages on the walls of villagers’ homes.  Occupation settler stoning: Bethlehem – 12:15, Israeli settlers stoned passing vehicles near the entrance to al-Fureidis village, damaging one.  Restrictions of movement (14): 10:00-11:30, entrance to Deir Ibzi’ village – 19:00-20:00, eastern entrance to Qalqiliya – 21:30-23:15, entrance to Habla Tunnel – 08:45, near the entrance to Tel village – 08:35, between Nablus and ‘Asira ash Shimalya – 01:10, Yitzhar settlement road junction – 15:15, entrance to Marda village – 20:50, entrance to Deir Ballut – 08:00-09:30, southern entrance of Jericho – 18:35, al-Mu’arajat road – 15:15 and again at 21:15, al-Nashash road junction – 21:50, Aqbat Hasna – 11:50, entrance to al-Arrub UN refugee camp.  [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children]  PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  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 – 14 October 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)   14 October 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.}  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    Armed settler threatens  olive harvesters    Settlers pepper-spray  and hospitalise  Palestinian woman    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasions  in 7 villages    5 attacks    5 Israeli ceasefire  violations    12 raids including  home invasions    1 wounded –  1 injured    2 abducted  (aged 16 and 17)    7 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage    12 taken prisoner  Home invasions: 22:00, al-Eisawiya – dawn, Jerusalem – al-Hadidiya.  Peace disruption raids: 02:15-05:10, Deir Abu Masha‘al – 20:45-22:05, Far’un – 01:15-03:45, Kafr Ruman – 20:45-22:05, Far’un – 01:15-03:45, Kafr Ruman – 22:00-02:00, Asira ash Shimalya – 15:35, Nahalin – 14:45-17:20, Hebron – dawn, Beit Ummar.  Palestinian missile attacks: none.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Northern Gaza – 09:00, the Israeli Navy opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off al-Sudaniya.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Northern Gaza – 23:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land east of Beit Hanoun.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 09:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land to the east of Khuza’a town.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 15:50, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, again opened fire on farmland east of Khuza’a.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Rafah – 11:45, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire towards agricultural land in east Rafah City.  Home invasion and abduction: Jerusalem – 22:00, Israeli forces raided al-Eisawiya village and abducted a 17-year-old youth: Nasrallah Mahmoud.  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 mosque violation: Jerusalem – 11:00, Israeli forces took prisoner three Palestinian Security Force officers and prevented them from entering the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound.  Israeli Army – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters – 1 wounded: Jerusalem – evening, Shuafat military checkpoint: rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters; one person wounded.  Occupation settler stoning – agricultural sabotage: Jenin – Israeli settler militants invaded Silat adh Dhahr agricultural land and stoned olive harvesters.  Occupation settler armed violence – agricultural sabotage: Tulkarem – 12:05, an armed terrorist from the Avnei Hefetz Israeli Occupation settlement invaded Shufa village farmland and threatened local olive harvesters.  Occupation settler violence – hospitalisation: Nablus – evening, militant Israeli settlers raided Duma village, pepper-spraying in the face and hospitalising a Palestinian woman: Zubada Musalam.  Restrictions of movement – abduction (13): 10:40, Halamish settlement road junction – 21:15, entrances to Sinjil and Ein Yabroud – 21:15, Ein Sinya village roundabout – 21:10, entrance to Kifl Hares – 19:20, near entrance to Tel village – 12:30, al-Jiftlik road junction – 17:30, Aqbat Hasna – 17:45, al-Fureidis village road junction – 19:35, northern entrance to Tuqu’ – 21:10, al-Nashash road junction – 07:35, Halhul Bridge – evening, Kufeirit village road junction, 16-year–old youth, Yazen Sa’id Hamarsha, abducted.    [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children]    News updates:  Right of Return is the Only Road to Peace                                  Visiting Palestinian Nakba survivor, scholar and author, Dr Salman Abu Sitta, will be speaking this evening, 7pm, at Auckland University. Dr Sitta is the founder and President of the Palestine Land Society, publisher of the comprehensive Atlas of Palestine – revealing the landscape of Palestinian prior to 1948.     The location is The Clock Tower Lecture Theatre in the lower ground Room 039 in building 105s (see map below):  Right of Return is the Only Road to Peace                              Visiting Palestinian Nakba survivor, scholar and author, Dr Salman Abu Sitta, will be speaking this evening, 7pm, at Auckland University. Dr Sitta is the founder and President of the Palestine Land Society, publisher of the comprehensive Atlas of Palestine – revealing the landscape of Palestinian prior to 1948.     The location is The Clock Tower Lecture Theatre in the lower ground Room 039 in building 105s (see map below):  Contact: Janfrie Wakim Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa | Tel: 027 629 1004    Leslie Bravery  PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  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 – 13 October 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)   13 October 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.}  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 Army position  opens fire on  Gaza farmland    Israeli Occupation  land seizure and  settlement expansion    Armed Israeli Occupation  settlers terrorise  Palestinian villagers    Israeli  Occupation  settlers damage  Palestinian olive trees    Israeli  Occupation  settlers assault  olive harvesters –  hospitalisation    Night peace disruption  and/or home invasions  in 5 villages    3 attacks    3 Israeli ceasefire  violations    14 raids including  home invasions    1 injured –  3 taken prisoner    6 acts of  agricultural/economic  sabotage  Home invasions: dawn, al-Eisawiya – 02:05, Sabastya.  Peace disruption raids: 23:00, Abu Dis – 13:45, al-Jalma – 13:45, Deir Ghazala – 13:45, A’rrana villages – 22:40, Ya’bad – 17:30, Qalqiliya – 11:20, Marda – 22:20-23:45, al-Khadr – 07:50, Harmala – 10:30, Hebron – 15:30, Khirbet Safa – 22:45, Dura.  Palestinian missile attacks: none.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Central Gaza – 07:15, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land east of the al-Maghazi UN refugee camp.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 08:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land east of Khan Yunis City.  Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack: Khan Yunis – 11:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on people in east Khan Yunis.  Economic sabotage: Gaza — the Israeli Navy continues to enforce an arbitrary fishing limit.  Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 09:00, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers.  Occupation settlement land seizure and development: Bethlehem – Israeli forces issued an order, seizing Palestinian land for the enlargement of the illegal Alon Shvut Occupation settlement in Nahalin.  Occupation settlements development: Bethlehem – the Israeli Occupation approved plans for the construction of 251 settlement units in two illegal Occupation settlements: Gush Etzion and Kfar al-Dad in east Teqoa.  Occupation armed settlers‘ agricultural sabotage: Qalqiliya – 16:40, armed Zionist  militants invaded agricultural land in Kafr Qaddum village and terrorised villagers.  Occupation settlers‘ agricultural sabotage: Salfit – 15:40, Israeli settlers invaded Kafr al-Dik agricultural land and severed the branches off olive trees.  Occupation settlers‘ beatings hospitalisation and agricultural sabotage: Bethlehem – 11:30, a gang from the Gush Etzion Occupation settlement invaded agricultural land in al-Khadr and assaulted olive harvesters. One harvester, Fadil Ali Abdel-Hameed Hamdan (60), was hospitalised with head injuries.  Raid: Jerusalem – 23:00, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Abu Dis.  Restrictions of movement (6): 17:20, entrance to Izbit al-Tabib – 10:30, northern entrance to Jericho City – 07:50, northern entrance to Jericho City – 09:45, Aqbat Hasna – 12:40, al-Fureidis village road junction – 00:10, entrance to al-Fawar UN refugee camp.  [NB: Times indicated in Bold Type contribute to the sleep deprivation suffered by Palestinian children]  Leslie Bravery  PHRC | Palestine Human Rights Campaign Aotearoa/New Zealand   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  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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