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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)

01 August 2019 {Main source of statistics: Palestinian Monitoring Group (PMG): 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 (not of our own making) that may occur! L & M.

Israeli Army

terrorises children

on school bus

Israeli soldiers

beat up and injure

Palestinian youngster

Night peace disruption

in West Bank village

4 raids

1 beaten – 1 injured

Economic sabotage

9 taken prisoner –

1 detained

Peace disruption raids: 10:00, al-Eisawiya - 20:00, al-Eisawiya - 02:50-04:15, Kafr Qaddum - dawn, Awarta.

Palestinian missile attacks: none.

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

Israeli soldiers seize, and terrorise, children travelling in school bus: Jerusalem – Israeli soldiers seized several schoolchildren travelling on a school bus field trip and held them for a time at a military base.

Israeli Army mosque violation: Jerusalem – 11:00, settler militants, escorted by Israeli troops and police, invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and molested worshippers.

Israeli Army stun grenades: Rafah – 15:00, Israeli forces, positioned behind the Green Line, fired stun grenades at people in Rafah City.

Israeli Army Gaza blockade enforcement: Rafah – 15:00, Israeli forces took prisoner two unidentified residents, for attempting to escape the Gaza blockade.

Raidyoungster beaten and injured: Jerusalem – 20:00, Israeli forces raided al-Eisawiya village, assaulting a 17-year-old youth, Wassim Dari, leaving him with a fractured arm. Five other people were taken prisoner.

RaidIsraeli Army and settlers: Nablus – dawn, Israeli forces and settlers raided Awarta village.

Restrictions of movement (14): al-Mahkama military checkpoint - 09:30 and again at 18:05, entrance to al-Nabi Saleh village - 09:30, entrance to Ras Kar Kar - 22:25, entrance to al-Jalazoun - 23:45, between Deir Jirier and Kafr Malik - 13:45-15:15, intensified restrictions at Einav military checkpoint - 08:15, eastern entrance to Qalqiliya - 19:00, between Jayus and Azun - 19:10, entrance to Izbit al-Tabib - 08:25-10:00, Shavi Shamron settlement road junction - 09:40-10:30, Wadi Naser - 20:55-22:40, Assira al-Shimalya road junction - 12:10, entrance to Ithna.

[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


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