Daily Report March 16 2020

Total: 52

DAILY SITUATION REPORT

                                              08:00, 15th March 2020  – 08:00, 15th March 2020

WEST BANK

JERUSALEM

Flying Checkpoints

At 21:00, the Israeli occupation forces set up a roadblock at the entrance to Al-Eizariya town, to search cars and verify citizens ’identities.

Raid

1. At 20:00, the occupation forces stormed the town of Al-Ram, where there were confrontations with the citizens while they were patrolling.
2. At 22:00, the occupation forces stormed the town of Hazma, where there were clashes with the citizens while they were patrolling.
3. On the evening of 15. 03. 2020, Israeli forces raided Al-Issawiya village, where clashes took place with the citizens, and arrested 2 citizens.

Detention

The two detainees in the village of Al-Issawiya are: Karim Ahmed Obaid and Majd Marwan Dary.

Temporary Detention

1. At 09:00, Israeli Occupation forces detained Anas Samreen Awad (from the Palestinian Civil Defense Authority), and released him at 14:50.
2. On the evening of March 15, 2015, 2020, Israeli occupation forces detained Sur, Baher, the citizen: Najeh Bakirat (Deputy Director General of Islamic Endowments in Jerusalem), after raiding his house, and later released him.

Deportation

On 15 03. 2020, the occupation authorities in Jerusalem issued a decision to remove citizenship: Nahla Siam - residents of Jerusalem, for 15 days from the Al-Aqsa Mosque, as a condition for her release after she was detained from the front door of the Mercy Church in the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque, earlier

Attack

1. At 20:00, Israeli forces fired rubber-coated metal bullets and sound and tear gas canisters at the town of Ram, on the pretext that they were throwing rocks while they were patrolling.
2. At 22:00, Israeli forces fired rubber-coated metal bullets and sound and tear gas canisters at the town of Hazma, claiming that they were throwing rocks while they were patrolling.
3. On the evening of March 15, 2020 as they stormed of Al-Issawiya village, the Israeli occupation forces fired tear gas and tear gas canisters at the citizens, on the pretext that they were throwing stones.

Confiscation of Property

On the morning of 15. 03. 2020, the Israeli occupation forces confiscated dozens of olive seedlings in Wadi Al-Rababa in the Silwan neighborhood of Jerusalem, after it prevented citizens from cultivating them in lands threatened with confiscation in the area.

Obstruction of Places of Worship

At 08:00, groups of extremist settlers, under the protection of the occupation police, stormed the courtyards of the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, and made provocative tours of its courtyards and facilities.

RAMALLAH & AL BIREH

Flying Checkpoints

At 19:45, the Israeli occupation forces set up a roadblock at the entrance to the village of Al-Nabi Saleh, to search cars and verify citizens ’identities.

Raid

1. At 12:55, Israeli forces raided Al-Bireh and conducted the patrol until 14:40.
2. At 01:35, an Israeli army force stormed the village of Shuqba and conducted the patrol.
3. At 03:10, Israeli forces raided Al-Bireh and conducted the patrol until 06:10.
4. At 03:15, an Israeli army force stormed the village of Kafr Naama, and detained a citizen.
5. At dawn 16 March 2020 a force of the occupation army stormed the village of Kharbatha Bani Hareth, and patrolled.

Detention

Detained in the village of Kafr Nama is: Majdi Musleh Al-Deek.

JENIN

Temporary Detention

On the evening of March 15 2020, the Israeli occupation forces detained 5 children near the gate of the Apartheid Wall, adjacent to the village of Al-Arqa, and released them after they conducted a field investigation.

TUBAS

Flying Checkpoints

At 09:20, the Israeli occupation forces set up a roadblock at the village of Ain Al-Baida village, to search cars and verify citizens ’identities.

TULKAREM

Attack

At 10:30, the Israeli occupation forces at the gate of the Apartheid Wall, adjacent to the village of Far'un, opened fire randomly towards the citizens, while they were trying to enter to work inside the Green Line.

QALQILIYA

Raid

At 21:45, an occupying army force stormed the towns of Gius and Azzun (under the pretext of throwing Molotov cocktails at settler vehicles on the main street of Qalqilya- Nablus), where clashes took place with citizens while on patrol, and beat the citizen: Ahmed Bayan Doctor, a resident of the village of Izbat al-Dr.

Physical Assault

At 21:45, during the incursion into the towns of Jayyous and Azzun (under the pretext of throwing Molotov cocktails at settler vehicles on the main street of Qalqilya- Nablus), the occupying forces beat the citizen: Ahmed Bayan Doctor, a resident of the village of Izbat al-Da'i.

Attack

1. At 14:45, the Israeli occupation forces, in the vicinity of the Jaljulia checkpoint, southeast of Qalqilya, fired metal bullets coated with rubber and sound and tear gas canisters towards the demonstrators, on the pretext that they were throwing stones.
2. At 21:45, during the storming of the towns of Jayyus and Azzun (on the pretext of throwing Molotov cocktails at the settlers ’vehicles on the main road of Qalqilya - Nablus), the Israeli occupation forces fired rubber-coated metal bullets and sound and tear gas canisters towards the citizens, on the pretext that they were throwing stones, while they were patrolling. .

SALFIT

Settlers Attacks

1. On 13. 03. 2020 A group of settlers entered the agricultural land of the citizens in the area of Al-Khalael, located between the towns of Barqin and Kafr al-Deek, and uprooted and cut off a number of olive trees belonging to the citizen: Jamal Osman Salameh.
2. At 14:40, a group of settlers attacked habib Kamal Salama al-Shuaibi, a resident of The Town of Broqin.

Flying Checkpoints

1. At 08:15, the occupying forces set up a roadblock at the northern entrance to Jericho city to search cars and check the identities of citizens.
2. At 20:15, the occupying forces set up a roadblock at the entrance to deir Alot town to search cars and check the identities of citizens.
3. At 21:25, the occupying forces set up a roadblock at the western entrance to kafr al-Deek town to search cars and check the identities of citizens.

BETHLEHEM

Flying Checkpoints

At 20:10, the Israeli occupation forces set up a checkpoint at the western entrance to the town of Beit Fajjar, and arrested 2 children.

Raid

At 17:05, a force of the occupation army stormed the town of Al-Ubeidiya and patrolled until 17:20.

Detention

At 20:10 , the two detainees were arrested at a checkpoint at the western entrance to the town of Beit Fajar: Youssef Ali Yusuf Balu, 15, and Ali Iyad Ali Diria, 15.

HEBRON

Raid

1. At 12:50,Israeli forces raided Hebron city and patrolled until 14:30.
2. At 14:35, Israeli forces raided Al-Tabqa village, and conducted patrols until 16:00.

Detention

At 16:55, the occupying forces arrested the 14-year-old child, Musab Musa Hassan al-Shawaheen, while he was grazing sheep in the Area of Khalat al-Ada, west of the "Ma'oun" settlement east of Yatta town.

GAZA STRIP

ALL DISTRICTS

• Since 19:00 on 26. 08. 2014 The permanent and comprehensive ceasefire came into effect on the initiative and sponsorship of the Arab Republic of Egypt, after reaching understandings to open the crossings and introduce humanitarian and relief assistance and reconstruction supplies, and to expand the area of fishing for 6 miles with an increase of up to 12 miles with At the end of this year, the area of the "buffer security" area will be reduced from 300 m to 100 m, freedom of movement and the prevention of assassinations, and the remaining issues, including the airport and the port, will be negotiated within a month of the ceasefire.
•Since the Morning of 28th. 06. 2019 The occupying forces allowed the expansion of the fishing distance from the oasis area northwest of the town of Beit Lahiya in northern Gaza governorate and even to the port of Gaza by 6 nautical miles, and from the port of Gaza to the south of rafah beach to 15 nautical miles.
• The occupation forces violated the cease-fire, by firing from their positions on the Green Line in the Central Gaza Governorate.

NORTHERN GAZA

Closure of Crossing Points

* Beit Hanoun Crossing - "Erez": on 15 March. 2020 closed (except for humanitarian emergencies).

GAZA

Closure of Crossing Points

* Al-Muntar - Karni Crossing: closed since 02.03.2011, permanently, and by an Israeli unilateral decision.
* Al-Shojaeya Crossing - "Nahal Oz" for fuel: It has been closed since 01 01.2010 due to an Israeli unilateral decision

CENTRAL GAZA

Attack

On the morning of March 15 2020, the Israeli occupation forces opened fire towards agricultural land in the Green Line, east of Deir Al-Balah.

RAFAH

Closure of Crossing Points

* Yasser Arafat International Airport: Closed.
* Sofa Crossing: Closed.
* Karam Abu Salem Crossing - "Kerem Shalom": Day 15. 03. 2020 is partially open (for the introduction of food and goods, limited quantities of fuel, private sector building materials and internationally funded projects).
* Entrance of return - Rafah: day 15. 03. 2020 open (to leave and return citizens).

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