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IOP – 25 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)  25 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 protesters in Gaza   Israeli Army positions open fire on Gaza farmland   Israeli Army olive harvest sabotage   Raiding settlers open fire towards olive harvesters   More settlers assault Palestinian olive harvesters   Night peace disruption and/or home invasions in 11 towns and villages   12 attacks   11 Israeli ceasefire violations   22 raids including home invasions   95 wounded   8 acts of agricultural/economic sabotage   6 taken prisoner – 1 detained Home invasions: 01:50, Hebron. Peace disruption raids: 12:30, Abu Dis – 01:00, Jenin – 13:40-15:10, Qusra – 13:40-15:10, Qabalan – 13:40-15:10, Yatma – 13:40-15:10, al-Jaroushiya – 13:40-15:10, Talfit – 13:40-15:10, al-Sawiya – 13:40-15:10, al-Lubban ash Sharqiya – 13:40-15:10, Amuriya – 18:10-23:50, Iraq Burin – 18:10-23:50, Burin – 18:10-23:50, Tell – 18:10-23:50, Madma – 23:50, Qusra – 23:50, Qabalan – morning, al-Walaja – 23:55, Bethlehem – 22:35, Bab al-Zawiya – 23:35, Bani Na’im – 00:50, Halhul. Palestinian missile attacks: none. 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 Beit Hanun. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 44 wounded: 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 44 people and causing several tear gas casualties. 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 – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 20 wounded: 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, wounding 20 protesters and causing several tear gas casualties. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Israeli Navy attack – economic sabotage: Gaza – 06:45, Israeli gunboats opened fire on Palestinian fishing boats off Gaza City. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Central Gaza – 09:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land to the east of the al-Maghazi UN refugee camp. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 12 wounded: 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 to the east of the al-Bureij UN refugee camp, wounding 12 people and causing several tear gas casualties. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Central Gaza – 21:05, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in east Deir al-Balah. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis –  09:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in east Khuza’a. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 10 wounded: 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 Khan Yunis, wounding ten protesters and causing several tear gas casualties. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 9 wounded: 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 to the east of Rafah City, wounding nine people and causing several tear gas casualties. Israeli settler attack – agricultural sabotage: Ramallah – 19:30, armed Israeli terrorists invaded Turmusaya farmland, opening indiscriminate fire. Israeli Army population control: Jerusalem – 22:50, Israeli forces took prisoner two residents, Ibrahim Hassan Abu Hilal, and his son, Adnan, for constructing a storage facility. Israeli Army rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 18:20, Abu Dis: rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters. Israeli Army olive harvest sabotage: Ramallah – 19:30, Israeli forces took prisoner a Silwad resident, Odeh Abdallah Hamad, while he was harvesting olives. Israeli Army  stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 16:10, al-Bireh: stun grenades and tear gas canisters. Israeli Army rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Qalqiliya – 13:15, eastern entrance to Kafr Qaddum village: rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters. Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – 17:30, the al-Duwarat area in Sa’ir: stun grenades and tear gas canisters. Israeli Army rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – 22:35, Bab al-Zawiya, Hebron City: rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters – WAFA News Agency photo-journalist, Mash’hour Al-Wihwah, taken prisoner. Occupation settler violence: Ramallah – evening, Israeli settler militants assaulted several olive harvesters on Um Safa village farmland. Restrictions of movement (8): 21:20, entrances to Azun and Izbit Al-Tabib village closed – 00:40, entrance to al-Jalazoun UN refugee camp

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IOP – 24 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)  24 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 olive harvest assault   Occupation settler race-hate vandalism   Occupation settler olive harvest violence and plunder   Terrorised child eludes raiding Israeli troops   Night peace disruption in refugee camp and 13 towns and villages   3 attacks   3 Israeli ceasefire violations   21 raids including home invasions   1 injured – 1 abducted   6 acts of olive harvest/economic sabotage    12 taken prisoner Home invasions: 14:00, al-Tur –  17:45, Ein al-Bayda. Peace disruption raids: evening, al-Eisawiya – 20:30, al-Eizariya – 03:00, Bir Nabala – 22:50, Beitunya – 01:55, Beit Liqiya – 02:25, al-Bireh – 02:25, al-Amari UN refugee camp – 04:00, Tulkarem – 04:00, al-Shuweikh – 04:00, Deir al-Ghousoun – 04:00, al-Jaroushiya – 11:05, Iskaka – 11:05, Yasuf – 12:15, Susiya – 00:10, Yatta – 00:10, Nuba – 00:10, Beit Ulla – 00:10, Tarqumiya – 01:35, Surif. Palestinian missile attacks: none. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Northern Gaza – 14:30, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on agricultural land in east Beit Hanun. Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Northern Gaza – 16:20, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, again opened fire towards agricultural land in East Beit Hanun Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack – agricultural sabotage: Khan Yunis – 08:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on farmland in east Khuza’a. Economic sabotage: Gaza — the Israeli Navy continues to enforce an arbitrary fishing limit. Israeli Army – abduction: Jerusalem – Israeli soldiers, in the Silwan neighbourhood, seized a minor, Mohammad Ahmad Zaytoun, in Jerusalem City. 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 – olive harvest assault – agricultural sabotage: Nablus –  10:10, Israeli forces fired rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters at olive harvesters near the Eli Occupation settlement, and forced them off the land. Occupation settler race-hate vandalism: Nablus –  dawn, Israeli settlers invaded Yatma village, slashing the tyres of 31 vehicles and spray-painting racist messages on the walls of Palestinian homes. Occupation settler olive harvest violence and plunder – agricultural sabotage: Salfit – militants from the Kfar Tapuah Israerli Occupation settlement invaded Yasuf village agricultural land and assaulted the members of eight families who were harvesting olives, and robbed them of several sacks of the harvested fruit. Raid – terrorised child eludes raiding Israeli troops: Jerusalem – evening, Israeli soldiers terrorised and pursued a child into al-Eisawiya, forcing their way into a mosque in the centre of the village as they searched to find the youngster. The child managed to elude the soldiers and get to safety. Raid – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 20:30, Israeli forces, firing rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Eizariya. Raid – 65-year-old special-needs patient seized by Israeli troops: Ramallah – 01:55, Israeli forces raided Beit Liqiya, taking prisoner a 65-year-old special-needs patient. Raid – UN refugee camp: Ramallah – 02:25, Israeli forces raided al-Amari UN refugee camp, taking prisoner two people. Restrictions of movement (15): 20:40, Atara Bridge, entrances to Sinjil, Abud, Ein Sinya, Um Safa and Deir Abu Masha’al villages – 19:30, Bardala village road junction – 06:35, Fasayil village road junction – 10:55 and again at 17:55, Aqbat Hasna area – 12:00, al-Nashash road junction – 13:55, western entrance to Beit Fajjar – 19:30, entrance to Beit Jallah – 22:05, al-Faradis village roundabout – 08:50, entrance to Idhna. [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 – 23 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)  23 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 night-time destruction of refugee family home   Occupation settler violence and plunder – olive harvest sabotage   Night peace disruption and/or home invasions in 2 refugee camps and 20 towns and villages   2 attacks   1 Israeli ceasefire violation   32 raids including home invasions   1 wounded   1 abducted (aged 17)   7 acts of olive harvest/economic sabotage   12 taken prisoner Home invasions: 02:25, al-Amari UN refugee camp. Peace disruption raids: 18:00, Abu Dis – 19:00, al-Eisawiya – 02:25, Ramallah – 02:25, al-Bireh – 02:25, Beitunya – 09:05, al-Zababida  – 09:05, Meithalun – 09:05, Sanur – 13:35, Faqou’a – 21:55, Silat adh Dhar – 21:55, al-Fandaqumiya – 21:55, al-Attara – 05:35-06:45, Jenin – 05:35-06:45, Jenin UN refugee camp – 06:40, Qabatiya – 00:20-03:20, Zeita – 00:20-03:20, Attil – 02:55-05:45, Qalqiliya – 22:00, Sabastya – 22:00, Burqa – 22:00, Bizzariya – 01:50, Rujeib – 06:55, Nablus – 00:50, Jericho – 21:40, Beit Jallah – Beit Ummar – 16:35, Yatta – 23:00, al-Samou’ – 23:00,  Obada – 00:40, Hebron – 03:05, Sa’ir. Palestinian missile attacks: none. 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 – hospitalisation: Tulkarem – 10:30, Israeli forces in Zeita opened fire on, and hospitalised, a resident. Home invasion and destruction: Ramallah – 02:25, Israeli forces, firing rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided the al-Amari UN refugee camp and destroyed a family home. Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 08:30, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers. Israeli Army rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Hebron – evening, Beit Ummar: rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters. There were tear gas casualties. Israeli Army population control – road destroyed: Hebron – Israeli forces destroyed a main road between Sa’ir and several other villages. Israeli Army Gaza blockade enforcement: Khan Yunis – 06:00, Israeli forces took prisoner two people, for attempting to escape the blockade of Gaza. Occupation settler violence – olive harvest sabotage: Ramallah – fanatics from the Zionist Halamish Occupation settlement invaded Um Safa village farmland and assaulted olive harvesters. Occupation settler violence and plunder – olive harvest sabotage: Jenin – Israeli Occupation settlers attacked Dhaher al-Abed village olive harvesters and robbed them of already-harvested olives. Occupation settler violence and olive harvest sabotage: Jenin – militants from the Movo Dotan Israeli Occupation settlement invaded agricultural land in Ya’bad and assaulted the Abu Bakr family at work harvesting olives. Occupation settler violence and olive harvest sabotage: Qalqiliya – 10:55, a gang of Israeli settlers invaded Jit village agricultural land and assaulted olive harvesters. Occupation settler violence and plunder – olive harvest sabotage: Nablus – militants from the Shavei Shomron Israeli Occupation settlement plundered the Deir Sharaf village olive harvest and severed the branches off olive trees. Occupation settler plunder – olive harvest sabotage: Salfit – a mob from the Kfar Tapuach Israeli Occupation settlement plundered Yasuf village groves of olive-picking implements and tools. Raid – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 18:00, Israeli forces, firing rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Abu Dis. Raid – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 19:00, Israeli forces, firing rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Eisawiya village, taking prisoner two persons. Raid – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 02:25, Israeli forces, firing rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Ramallah, al-Bireh and Beitunya. Raid – UN refugee camp: Jenin – 05:35-06:45, Israeli forces raided the Jenin UN refugee camp. Raid – abduction: Hebron – Israeli forces raided Beit Ummar town and abducted a 17-year-old youth: Khattab Waheed Hamdi Abu Mariya. Restrictions of movement (9): 09:40, entrance to al-Jib village – 19:35, entrance to Kharbatha al-Misbah village – 19:35, Atara Bridge – 23:50, entrance to al-Jalazoun refugee camp – 09:05, al-Oja road junction – 18:45, entrance to Kifl Hares – 14:10, entrance to Jinata – 18:05, al-Nashash road junction – 18:30, al-Fawar road junction. [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 – 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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