More than 3608 Palestinians Injured in 2013 by Israeli Forces: UN report

2013-12-20 22:20:11 | Al Muslim News
More than 3608 Palestinians Injured in 2013 by Israeli Forces: UN report


UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) says that at least 3608 Palestinians were injured in by Israeli forces this year in 2013. Jewish settlers attacked 91 times on Palestinians and there were 145 injured in those attacks, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs says. The depressing numbers continues and describe that there have also been 300 attacks by Jewish settlers on Palestinian's property and land. 10510 olive trees were damaged by settlers which means a 25% increase in this type of attacks on Palestinians. It is explained in the report that violence by settlers in the West Bank includes physical assault on individuals, harassment, takeover of, and damage to private property, obstruction of access to agricultural land and water resources, along with attacks on livestock, agricultural land and places of worship..

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