Israeli army 6 killed, 383 kidnapped in January

2014-02-02 23:28:25 | Al Muslim News
Israeli army 6 killed, 383 kidnapped in January

 

The Ahrar Center for Detainees’ Studies and Human Rights reported that Israeli soldiers killed six Palestinians, wounded dozens of others, and kidnapped 383, in January start of 2014. Ahrar said that five of the slain Palestinians are from the Gaza Strip, and one from the West Bank. Furthermore, the Center reported that the army and settlers carried out more than 30 violations against the Palestinians, their lands, property and holy sites in January. The attacks include burning a mosque, uprooting Palestinian farmlands and orchards, and stealing produce. Former political prisoner, head of the Ahrar Center, Fuad al-Khuffash stated that Israel started the year with a new wave of violations and escalation, and that the number of detained Palestinians in rapidly increasing. The army also continued the use of excessive force against local and international nonviolent protesters marching against the illegal Annexation Wall and settlements, in different parts of the occupied West Bank..

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