Hamas Islamic Resistance

Report: 2904 Israeli violations against Palestinians in West Bank in October

04 November, 18

During October, the Israeli occupation forces have committed (2904) violations against the Palestinian people in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, including murdering, injuring, and detaining a number of Palestinian citizens, as well as storming and raiding many Palestinian houses and towns and confiscating Palestinian-owned properties, let alone the Israeli settlers’ attacks on the Palestinian civilians under protection of the Israeli occupation forces.    

Last month witnessed a dramatic increase in the scale of Israeli violations, especially in Tulkarm where the Israeli occupation forces have stormed many Palestinian houses.

Tulkarm, Bethlehem, Hebron, and Jerusalem are the most vulnerable towns to Israeli violations with estimates at 378, 331, 324, and 314 respectively, according to statistics issued by Hamas’ Information Division in the West Bank.    

The number of the Israeli violations, including storming civilians’ houses and installing checkpoints at the entrances to Palestinian towns, has reached 1355, in addition to 48 cases of home demolition and seizing properties, the statistics indicated.      

The Israeli occupation forces have killed six Palestinians and injured 170 others in different parts of the West Bank, 55 of whom in Ramallah, the statistics highlighted.  

Regarding the Israeli arrest campaigns, the report demonstrated that the Israeli occupation forces had detained 87 Palestinian civilians from Jerusalem, 76 others from Tulkarm, and 54 others from Bethlehem, as well as 458 Palestinians from different towns of the West Bank, including Ramallah, Nablus, Hebron, Jenin, Qalqilia, Salfit, Jericho, and Tubas. 

The Israeli occupation forces have demolished 19 Palestinian houses in Jerusalem, Hebron, Ramallah, Tubas, and Bethlehem, and forced eight Jerusalemites into exile. In addition, the occupation forces have denied some 344 civilians from traveling abroad, the statistics showed.  

Protected by Israeli military police, about 1643 Israeli settlers broke into Al-Aqsa Mosque during October, the report explained.

Finally, some 72 cases of Israeli settlers’ violence against the Palestinian civilians, including assaulting Palestinians and vandalizing their agricultural lands were reported.