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September 13, 2019

IOP – 13 September 2019

While the Occupation is business as usual for Israel, 

there should be no business with Israel 

In Occupied Palestine 

Zionism in practice 

Israel’s Daily Toll on Palestinian Life, Limb, Liberty and Property 

(Compiled by Leslie Bravery, Palestine Human Rights Campaign, Auckland, New Zealand 

13 September 2019  {Main source of statistics: Palestinian Monitoring Group (PMG): http://www.nad.ps/  NB:The period covered by this newsletter is taken from the PMG’s 24-hour sitrep ending 8am the day after the above date.In Occupied Palestine’ daily newsletters can also be viewed on www.palestine.org.nz  

We shall always do our best to verify the accuracy of all items in these IOP newsletters/reports wherever possible [e.g. we often suspect that names of people and places that we see in the PMG sitreps could be typos but as we do not speak Arabic, we have no alternative but to copy and paste these names from the PMG sitreps] – but please forgive us for any errors or omissions –  L & M. 

Israeli Army positions 

open fire on 

protesters in Gaza 

 

Night peace disruption 

and/or home invasions 

in refugee camp and 

3 towns and villages 

 

7 attacks 

 

7 Israeli ceasefire 

violations 

 

9 raids including 

home invasion 

 

64 wounded 

 

Economic sabotage 

 

6 taken prisoner – 

1 detained 

Home invasions: 03:15, Bethlehem. 

Peace disruption raids: 13:20, al-Eisawiya – 13:50, al-Eisawiya – 22:30-00:30, Zeita – 02:25, Quffin – dawn, Assira al-Shimalya – midnight, al-Azza UN refugee camp – 11:10, Deir Samit – 12:00, Tarousat. 

Palestinian missile attacks: none. 

Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 10 wounded: Northern Gaza – 16:30, 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 ten residents and causing several tear gas casualties. 

Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 11 wounded: Gaza – 16:30, 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 11 people and causing several tear gas casualties. 

Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 14 wounded: Central Gaza – 16:30, 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 14 residents and causing several tear gas casualties. 

Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack: Khan Yunis – 13:20, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, opened fire on people in east Khuza’a. 

Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack: Khan Yunis – 19:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, again opened fire on people in east Khuza’a. 

Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 15 wounded: Khan Yunis – 16:30, 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, wounding 15 people and causing several tear gas casualties. 

Ceasefire violation – Israeli Army attack on protesters – 12 wounded: Rafah – 16:30, 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 residents and causing several tear gas casualties. 

Economic sabotage: Gaza — the Israeli Navy continues to enforce an arbitrary fishing limit. 

Home invasions and occupation: Bethlehem – 03:15, Israeli soldiers raided Bethlehem and abducted a 16-year-old youth:  Mahmoud Musa Mustafa Hijazi. 

Israeli Army stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 17:30, Israeli forces, positioned near the entrance to the Shuafat UN refugee camp, fired stun grenades and tear gas canisters at people. 

Israeli Army  – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters – 2 wounded: Ramallah – 12:00, Israeli forces fired rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters at protesters in Kafr Malik village, wounding two villagers and causing several tear gas casualties. 

Israeli Army – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 13:30, Israeli forces fired rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters, in order to stop protesters in Bi’lin from reaching the site planned for a demonstration. 

Israeli Army – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Ramallah – 17:15, Israeli forces fired stun grenades and tear gas canisters at people near the northern entrance to al-Bireh. 

Israeli Army vandalism: Tubas – 14:50, Israeli forces assembled in the North Jordan Valley, preparing to unload trucks, loaded with waste from settlements, onto Palestinian-owned land. 

Israeli Army – rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Qalqiliya – 14:15, Israeli forces fired rubber-coated steel bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters at protesters in Kafr Qaddum village, causing several tear gas casualties. 

Israeli Army – child terrorised: Hebron – 18:30, Israeli soldiers seized a child, Suhayeb Adnan Asfour, and held him captive for a time. 

Occupation settler violence: Qalqiliya – evening, Israeli settler militants attacked a Palestinian home in Kafr Lafiq village and assaulted residents. 

Occupation settler violence: Ramallah –  16:45, Israeli settlers invaded Palestinian farmland in al-Mazra’a al-Gharbiya. 

Occupation settler violence: Salfit – 16:15, Israeli settlers, supported by the Israeli Army, attacked a home near Madma village. 

Occupation settler violence: Tubas – 14:35, a gang of settler militants raided al-Hadadiya village, in pursuit of several Palestinian shepherds. 

Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Jerusalem – 13:50, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided al-Eisawiya village. 

Raid – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Tulkarem – 22:30-00:30, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Zeita. 

Raid – UN refugee camp – stun grenades and tear gas canisters: Bethlehem – midnight, Israeli forces, firing stun grenades and tear gas canisters, raided Bethlehem and the al-Azza UN refugee camp. 

Restrictions of movement (25): 08:40, al-Tayba road junction – 17:20, entrance to al-Nabi Saleh village – 18:15, entrance to Silwad – 21:25, Halmish settlement road junction – 22:55, entrance to al-Jalazoun refugee camp – 23:15, entrance to Surda village – 17:20, entrance gate to Abboud,  closed – 13:35, Wadi Da’ouq road junction – 13:10, entrance to Qarawat Bani Hassan village – 12:10, entrance to Kafr Qaddum – 19:50, eastern entrance to Qalqiliya – 19:50, entrance to Hablat – 20:30, between Izbit al-Tabib and Azun – 17:10, Madma village bridge – 17:15, between Nablus and Assira al-Shimalya – 23:15, between Nablus  and Assira al-Shimalya, one person taken prisoner – midnight, between Assira al-Qibliya and Orif villages – 08:00, southern entrance to Jericho – 12:00, northern entrance to Jericho – 15:55, al-Khadr – 18:20-19:30, Aqbat Hasna – 19:15, Jinata road junction – 20;50-22:00, Ush al-Ghurab – 16;30, entrance to Ithna – 17:10, entrance to Dura. 

[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 www.palestine.org.nz 

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