Hamas Islamic Resistance

Hamas documents Israeli, PA violations against Palestinians in May

05 June, 16


The Hamas Information Office has issued a report documenting Israeli and Palestinian Authority violations against Palestinians during May 2016.

According to the report, the Israeli occupation forces "IOF" had killed 4 Palestinians last month, including 2 in West Bank and 2 in the Gaza Strip.

Over the same period, IOF had arrested 325 Palestinians, including 36 minors, 15 freed ex-prisoners, and 12 women, and knocked down a mosque and 40 houses in addition to several agricultural and storage facilities.

In addition, Israeli Occupation Authorities had in May approved the construction of 139 housing units in illegal settlements erected on Palestinian lands in the West Bank.

The report further documented 100 cases of arbitrary arrests by the PA security forces targeting pro-resistance activists, 92 of which are Hamas supporters.