Monthly Report July 2021

Total: 2112

 

MONTHLY SUMMARY OF ISRAELI VIOLATIONS

01 July 2021 – 31 July 2021

 

The following summary tables and overview of events survey hostile Israeli activities during the period 01 July 2021 to 31 July 2021. The report includes a summary table of events, classified by type, throughout the West Bank and Gaza Strip, in addition to a comparative table surveying events over the past three months. The survey is compiled from the Daily Situation Reports of the Palestinian Monitoring Group (PMG) of the Negotiations Affairs Department (NAD) of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO). The PMG monitors ground conditions in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, including Israeli and Palestinian violations. The information reported through the PMG process represents data available at the time of distribution only. 

 

 

Sample of Israeli Violations during the Month of  July  2021

  • On 07/01/ 2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the Jabal Sobeih area in the town of Beita, fired rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation for settlement projects and as a result injured 6 civilians, and left 55 civilians suffocated due to inhalation of tear gas.
  • On 07/02/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the Jabal Sabih area in the town of Beita fired live ammunition and rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation for settlement projects and as a result wounded 50 civilians (7 Citizens of them were taken to the hospital for treatment, while the others were treated on the field), and 79 civilians suffocated as a result of tear gas inhalation.
  • On 07/03/2021, a group of settlers entered the agricultural lands of the citizens in the southern area of ​​the town of Qusra, and attacked a number of citizens during which Israeli occupation forces intervened and fired live ammunition and rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens while they were trying to confront the settlers, and as a result killed Muhammad Farid Ali Hassan, 20 years old, while he was on the roof of his house and injured 4 civilians , as they tried to confront the settlers.
  • On 07/05/202, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the Jabal Sabih area in the town of Beita, fired stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation for settlement projects, for alleged stoning and as a result left 11 citizens suffocated from tear gas canisters.
  • On 07/08/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned near the entrance to the town of Qusra fired rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas at citizens participating in a demonstration to demand the handover of the body of: Muhammad Farid Hassan, wounding 17 citizens, and lefts 27 citizens suffocating from tear gas inhalation.
  • On 07/09/2021, the Israeli occupation forces fired live ammunition and rubber-coated metal bullets, stun grenades and tear gas at citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation in favor of settlement projects, in the Jabal Sobeih area in the town of Beita, in the town of Qusra and near the village of Osrin, which led to 93 civilians were wounded, and left 260 others suffocated due to tear gas inhalation, and a citizen was arrested.
  • On 07/16/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the Bab al-Amoud area of ​​Jerusalem, fired stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens, under the pretext that they had been stoned, as a result of which a 14-day-old infant suffocated as a result of inhaling the tear gas.
  • On 07/16/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the Jabal Sabih area in the town of Beita fired live ammunition, rubber-coated metal bullets, stun grenades and tear gas canisters towards citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation for settlement projects and as a result wounding 25 civilians (including 10 Injuries by live ammunition, 15 by rubber-coated metal bullets, and 46 civilians were suffocated as a result of tear gas inhalation.
  • On 07/21/2021, the detainee: Abdo Yousef Al-Khatib Al-Tamimi, 43 years old - a resident of Shuafat camp in Jerusalem, died after suffering a heart attack inside his cell at the "Al-Maskobiya" interrogation and detention centre.
  • On 07/23/2021, the Israeli occupation forces, in the Jabal Sabih area in the town of Beita, fired live bullets, rubber-coated metal, stun grenades and tear gas at citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation for settlement projects, wounding 90 civilians (including 21 Injury with live bullets and 69 with rubber-coated metal bullets, and 195 civilians were injured - as a result of tear gas inhalation.
  • On 07/26/2021, The child: Youssef Nawaf Muhareb, 17 years old - resident of the town of Abyon, died of a serious wound in the neck, which caused damage to his spinal cord two months ago.
  • On 07/27/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the Jabal Sabih area in the town of Beita fired live ammunition, rubber-coated metal bullets, stun
    and tear gas canisters towards citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation for settlement projects, wounding 20 civilians and left 72 civilians suffocated from tear gas inhalation then detained 2 citizens.
  • On 07/27/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned near Ain al-Hilweh area in the northern Jordan Valley fired rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens participating in a mass activity against settlements in the Ain al-Hilweh area, wounding 20 citizens, and left 42 citizens suffocated from tear gas, including The governor of Tubas Governorate, and the head of the Settlement and Wall Resistance Committee.
  • On 07/28/2021, Muhammad Muayyad Al-Alami, 11 years old - a resident of Beit Ummar town was killed after Israeli occupation forces opened fire towards his father's car while he was inside it at the entrance to the town of Beit Ummar
  • On 07/28/2021,  the Israeli occupation forces positioned near the entrance to the town of Beit Ummar fired rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens (after the announcement of the death of the child: Muhammad Muayyad Al-Alami, 11 years old, who was killed by Israeli occupation forces after they opened fire towards him at the entrance to the town), on the pretext that he had thrown stones.
  • On 07/29/2021, Noureddine Naim Abdel Hafez Al-Deek - residents of the town of Kafr Al-Deek was hospitalized as a result of his injury - bruises, as a result of being severely beaten by the occupation forces at the Hawara checkpoint in the Nablus governorate.
  • On 07/30/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the areas of Jabal Sabih and Al Hoota in the town of Beita and near the junction of the town of Beita, fired live ammunition, rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas towards citizens participating in a demonstration against settlers’ attacks and land confiscation for the benefit of settlement projects, and as a result injured 92 civilians (including 8 with live bullets and 84 with rubber-coated metal bullets), and left 277 civilians suffocated from tear gas inhalation.
  • On 07/30/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned, near the entrance to the town of Beit Ummar fired live ammunition , rubber-coated metal bullets , stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens (after the funeral of Shawkat Khaled Abdullah Awad who wass killed by Israeli occupation forces), on the pretext that she was stoned, injuring 20 civilians (including 2 with live bullets, 18 with rubber-coated metal bullets), and 36 civilians suffocated due to tear gas inhalation.

 

Summary Table of Events in the Occupied Palestinian Territory –July 2021

Event

West Bank

Gaza Strip

Total

Comments

Killing

7

-

7

A total of  7 residents were killed by Israeli forces during the month of  July 2021 {7 in the West Bank and 0 in Gaza}:

  • On 07/03/2021, On 07/03/2021, a group of settlers entered the agricultural lands of the citizens in the southern area of ​​the town of Qusra, and attacked a number of citizens during which Israeli occupation forces intervened and fired live ammunition and rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens while they were trying to confront the settlers, and as a result killed Muhammad Farid Ali Hassan, 20 years old, while he was on the roof of his house and injured 4 civilians , as they tried to confront the settlers.
  • On 07/21/2021, the detainee: Abdo Yousef Al-Khatib Al-Tamimi, 43 years old - a resident of Shuafat camp in Jerusalem, died after suffering a heart attack inside his cell at the "Al-Maskobiya" interrogation and detention centre.
  • On 07/26/2021, The child: Youssef Nawaf Muhareb, 17 years old - resident of the town of Abyon, died of a serious wound in the neck, which caused damage to his spinal cord two months ago.
  • On 07/28/2021, Muhammad Muayyad Al-Alami, 11 years old - a resident of Beit Ummar town was killed after Israeli occupation forces opened fire towards his father's car while he was inside it at the entrance to the town of Beit Ummar
  • On 07/29/2021, Shadi Omar Lotfi Salim {41 years old - and a resident of the town of Beita} was killed after Israeli occupation forces opened fire towards him near the junction of the town of Beita.
  •  07/29/2021, Shawkat Khaled Abdullah Awad, 20 years old - a resident of Beit Ummar was killed during clashes with the Israeli occupation forces near the entrance to the town of Beit Ummar.

Injuries

534

-

534

A total of 534 injuries were reported in the month of July 2021 {534 Palestinians in the West Bank and 0 in the Gaza Strip).

Including several children,, 2 journalists and a Woman.

Attacks

149

25

 174

A total of 174 attacks were reported to have taken place during the month of July 2021 (149 in the West Bank and 25 in the Gaza Strip).

The Israeli military carried out 18 attacks from Israeli military post on civilian homes and property, 115 from Military checkpoints towards Palestinian residents and vehicle and 34 during raids into Civilian populated areas. In addition, Israeli navy vessels carried out 7 attacks on Palestinian fishermen

Air Strikes

-

5

5

  • On 07/02/2021, Israeli warplanes launched two missiles, targeting a site belonging to one of the Palestinian armed groups southwest of Gaza City.
  • On 07/03/ 2021, Israeli warplanes launched a missile site, targeting a site belonging to one of the Palestinian armed groups in the Al-Sudani area, west of the town of Beit Lahia.
  • On 07/03/ 2021, Israeli warplanes launched two missiles, targeting a site belonging to one of the Palestinian armed groups south of Gaza City.
  • On 07/ 25/ 2021, the Israeli aircrafts launched two missiles targeting agricultural land east of Khan Yunis.
  • On 07/ 25/ 2021, the Israeli aircrafts launched two missiles, targeting agricultural land northwest of Gaza City.

Raids

248

6

354

The Israeli military carried out a total of 354 raids in Palestinian residential areas during the month of July 2021, including 248 in the West Bank and 6 in the Gaza Strip. The majority of Israeli military raids were reported to have taken place in the districts of Jerusalem (17); Ramallah (48); Jenin (59); Tubas (7); Tulkarem (26); Qalqiliya (8); Nablus (54); Salfit (22); Jericho (12); Bethlehem (47); Hebron (48), Gaza (1 ), Khan Yunis (3) and Rafah(2).

Arrests

427

6

433

During the month of July 2021, the Israeli military arrested 433 Palestinians (427 in the West Bank and 6 in the Gaza Strip). The majority of arrests took place in the districts of 118 Jerusalem, 48 Ramallah, 36 Jenin, 12 Tubas,  15 Tulkarm, 33 Qalqilya, 41  Nablus, 13 Salfit, 11 Jericho, 42 Bethlehem, 58 Hebron. 3 North Gaza, and 3 Khan Yunis,

 

Among them: 17 children, 6 female citizens, 34 university students and 4 Security Force Officers.

 

Deportation

3

 

3

 

  • On 7/1/2021, the occupation authorities in the city of Jerusalem issued a decision to deport the female citizen: Rania Hatem - residents of the village of Sur Baher, for a period of 15 days from Al-Aqsa Mosque and its surroundings, Silwan neighborhoods and Sheikh Jarrah in Jerusalem and from the rest of the West Bank governorates, in addition to preventing her from being in any gathering.
  • On 07/18/ 2021, the occupation authorities in the city of Jerusalem issued a decision to deport the two female citizens: Israa Abu Nab and Aida Al-Sidawi, for a period of 6 months, from Al-Aqsa Mosque, as a condition for their release after they were arrested earlier.

Closure of Crossing Points

-

154

154

The Israeli military completely closed crossing points into the Gaza Strip, including access points within the Green Line, on 45 occasions during the month of July 2021. The Israeli military closed crossing points within the Green Line on 109 occasions.

Flying

Checkpoints

320

-

320

The Israeli military set up 320 Flying checkpoints in the month of July 2021 and searched Palestinian civilians and vehicles in and around Palestinian residential areas in the districts of Jerusalem (14); Ramallah ( 34) Jenin (7); Tulkarm(1) Qalqiliya (36); Nablus (23); Salfit (70); Jericho (34); Bethlehem (68) and Hebron (33).

Destruction of Public and Private property

24

-

24

Damages included home furniture, vehicles, Olive trees, barrack’s and demolished structures.

 

 

Confiscation of Public and Private property

18

1

19

Confiscations included vehicles, surveillance camera footage, private property and equipment.

Settler Violence

51

0

51

Israeli settler stoned residents and vehicles, stormed homes, uprooted trees, assaulted residents, ran over children with their vehicles, stormed several villages and towns and slashed the tires of residential vehicle.

 

 

 

 

 

2

-

2

  • On 07/07/2021, the Israeli occupation forces razed an area of ​​agricultural land owned by Jamil Muhammad Deeb in the town of Nahalin.
  • 07/14/2021, the Israeli occupation forces razed an area of ​​10 dunums of land in the Shaab al-Khrab area, located near the main street in the south of the town of Qusra, that was reclaimed in 2015 owned by the citizen: Mustafa Odeh.

Attacks on Religious Sites

21

-

21

  • At dawn on 07/18/ 2021, the Israeli occupation forces stormed the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque, fired stun grenades at the worshipers, forcing them to leave its courtyards by force at gunpoint, and closed the Al-Qibli prayer hall with iron chains, and detained a number of those inside, in preparation for the storming of it by hundreds of settlers today in The memory of the so-called "destruction of the alleged temple".
  • On 07/18/ 2021, groups of extremist settlers (about 1,520 settlers), with the protection of the occupation police, stormed the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque, and made provocative tours in its courtyards and facilities, after the occupation police cut the wires connected to the loudspeakers on the minarets of Al-Aqsa Mosque.
  • On 25/7/2021, the occupation forces closed the internal eastern gate of the Ibrahimi Mosque in the Old City of Hebron with padlocks. They also modified the main gates of the sanctuary, and made preparations to hold the roof of the building located on the old parking lot.

Settlement Activity

7

-

7

  • On 07.08. 2021, a group of settlers, under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces, set up mobile homes “caravans” on the lands of the citizens of the town of Bruqin.
  • On 07/08/2021, the Israeli occupation forces reconstructed a 2.5 km settlement road from Hawara camp to the Khallet Abhar area on the eastern side of the village of Rujib, east of Nablus.
  • On 07/12/ 2021, a group of settlers set up 7 mobile homes (caravans) on the eastern side of the outpost "Shvut Rachel", which was built on lands on the lands of the village of Jalud.
  • On 07/13/ 2021, the Israeli occupation bulldozers built a settlement road in the forested area in the village of Jebya.
  • On 07/15/2021, the Israeli occupation authorities decided to draw up a plan to build 510 settlement housing units (including 400 settlement housing units in the “Migdal Oz” settlement built on the lands of the town of Beit Fajjar, and 110 settlement housing units in the outpost “Abu Hanahel” built on the lands of a village Kisan), within the territories occupied in 1967.
  • On 07/21/2021, the settlers’ bulldozers in Jabal Al-Alam near the town of Ni’lin continued their bulldozing work to build a settlement road in the area threatened by confiscation.
  • 07/27/2021 the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the vicinity of Abu al-Shahid roundabout near the town of al-Ram, demolished shops and car parks near Qalandia checkpoint, and razed works to widen the main street between Abu al-Shahid roundabout and the northern junction of al-Rum town.
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Settler Violence

51

-

51

Which included Car ramming, stoning, and storming of villages and towns; and assault on residents.

 

 

Comparison Table of Events over the Past Three Months

EVENT

May 2021

June 2021

July 2021

Killings

297

11

7

Injuries

3254

345

534

Arrests

753

571

433

Raids

295

372

354

Flying Checkpoints

332

350

320

Attacks

2259

217

174

Attacks on Property

48

59

43

Home Demolition

332

20

29

Closure of Crossing Points

184

146

154

Attacks on Religious Sites

17

24

21

Settlement Activity & Settler attacks

192

79

58

 

 

Analysis of Events

Killings

A total of 7 residents were killed by Israeli forces during the month of July 2021 {7 in the West Bank and 0 in Gaza}:

  • On 07/03/2021, On 07/03/2021, a group of settlers entered the agricultural lands of the citizens in the southern area of ​​the town of Qusra, and attacked a number of citizens during which Israeli occupation forces intervened and fired live ammunition and rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens while they were trying to confront the settlers, and as a result killed Muhammad Farid Ali Hassan, 20 years old, while he was on the roof of his house and injured 4 civilians , as they tried to confront the settlers.
  • On 07/21/2021, the detainee: Abdo Yousef Al-Khatib Al-Tamimi, 43 years old - a resident of Shuafat camp in Jerusalem, died after suffering a heart attack inside his cell at the "Al-Maskobiya" interrogation and detention centre.
  • On 07/26/2021, The child: Youssef Nawaf Muhareb, 17 years old - resident of the town of Abyon, died of a serious wound in the neck, which caused damage to his spinal cord two months ago.
  • On 07/28/2021, Muhammad Muayyad Al-Alami, 11 years old - a resident of Beit Ummar town was killed after Israeli occupation forces opened fire towards his father's car while he was inside it at the entrance to the town of Beit Ummar
  • On 07/29/2021, Shadi Omar Lotfi Salim {41 years old - and a resident of the town of Beita} was killed after Israeli occupation forces opened fire towards him near the junction of the town of Beita.
  •  07/30/2021, Shawkat Khaled Abdullah Awad, 20 years old - a resident of Beit Ummar was killed during clashes with the Israeli occupation forces near the entrance to the town of Beit Ummar.

Injuries

A total of  534 injuries were reported in the month of July 2021 {534 Palestinians in the West Bank and 0 in the Gaza Strip).

Including several children, , 2 journalists and  a Woman..

Arrests

During the month of July  2021, the Israeli military arrested 433 Palestinians (427 in the West Bank and 6 in the Gaza Strip). The majority of arrests took place in the districts of 118 Jerusalem, 48 Ramallah, 36 Jenin, 12 Tubas,  15 Tulkarm, 33 Qalqilya, 41  Nablus, 13 Salfit, 11 Jericho, 42 Bethlehem, 58 Hebron. 3 North Gaza, and 3 Khan Yunis,

Among them: 17 children, 6 female citizens, 34 university students and 4 Security Force Officers.

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Closure

Especially on Fridays, the Israeli military continues to intensify restrictions at checkpoints located at the entrances of Jerusalem, and to restrict entrance to the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in the old city of Jerusalem, preventing worshippers from accessing the Mosque. At the Qalandiya checkpoint north of Jerusalem, the Israeli military continues to prevent PNA registered civilian vehicles from crossing the checkpoint towards Ar Ram and Qalandiya as well as Dahiyat al Bareed. The checkpoint is overcrowded daily, particularly during rush hours, due to intensified restrictions and search measures applied by Israeli troops. During the month of December 2020,he Israeli military also continued to intensify restrictions at the Tayasir checkpoint and Al Hamra junction checkpoint leading to the Jordan Valley area, only allowing access to civilians whose IDs indicate District of Jericho residence or others holding special access permits. In addition, restrictions were intensified and civilian access was obstructed at the Za’tara junction checkpoint (separating the northern and central West Bank districts) as well as at the As Sawahira ash Sharqiya (the ‘Container’) checkpoint (separating the central and southern West Bank districts).

The Israeli military installed 320 flying checkpoints in July 2021 (compared with 350 in the month of June 2021 and compared with 332 in the month of May 2021   and as a result restricted the free access and movement of residents, merchant supplies and agricultural goods.

Distribution of flying checkpoints in the West Bank

The Israeli military set up 320 Flying checkpoints in the month of July 2021 and searched Palestinian civilians and vehicles in and around Palestinian residential areas in the districts of Jerusalem (14); Ramallah ( 34) Jenin (7); Tulkarm (1) Qalqiliya (36); Nablus (23); Salfit (70); Jericho (34); Bethlehem (68) and Hebron (33).

 

 

 

 

 

Raids

The Israeli military carried out a total of 354 raids in Palestinian residential areas during the month of July 2021, including 248 in the West Bank and 6 in the Gaza Strip. The majority of Israeli military raids were reported to have taken place in the districts of Jerusalem (17); Ramallah (48); Jenin (59); Tubas (7); Tulkarem (26); Qalqiliya (8); Nablus (54); Salfit (22); Jericho (12); Bethlehem (47); Hebron (48), Gaza (1 ), Khan Yunis (3) and Rafah(2). 

Attacks

A total of 179 attacks were reported to have taken place during the month of July 2021 (149 in the West Bank and 30 in the Gaza Strip).

The Israeli military carried out 18 attacks from Israeli military post on civilian homes and property, 115 from Military checkpoints towards Palestinian residents and vehicle and 34 during raids into Civilian populated areas. In addition, Israeli navy vessels carried out 7 attacks on Palestinian fishermen.

 

Attacks on residential areas in West Bank and Gaza districts

 

 

Home Demolition

●       On 07/01/ 2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in the village of Beit Safafa forced the citizen: Izzat Ziada to demolish his apartment himself, after notifying him earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event that the occupation authorities carried out the demolition, on the pretext of not having a license.

●       On 07.02. 2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood in Jerusalem forced the citizen: Ayman Badr Abu Al-Dawla, to personally demolish his 40-square-meter house (consisting of a second floor), which was built of reinforced iron and gypsum, after notifying him at an earlier time in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event that the occupation authorities carry out the demolition process, on the pretext of not having a license.

●       On 07.04. 2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in the village of Al-Isawiya forced the citizen: Muhammad Adnan Darwish, to personally demolish his house (under construction), after notifying him earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event that the occupation authorities carry out the demolition process, on the pretext that there was no licensing.

●       On 07.06. 2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in Al-Tur neighborhood in Jerusalem forced the family of the citizen: Ahmed Abu Ghannam, to demolish their 3-storey house themselves, after notifying them earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event of the demolition by the occupation authorities under the pretext of not having a license.

●       On 07.07. 2021, the occupation forces in the village of Khirbet Humsa al-Fouqa in the northern Jordan Valley demolished 11 citizens’ homes and animal pens (for the seventh time in a row).

●       On 07.07.2021,  the Israeli occupation forces demolished a house owned by the prisoner: Montaser Al-Shalabi., in the town of Turmusaya,

●       On 07/12/ 2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in the Wadi Qaddoum area in the Silwan neighborhood in Jerusalem forced the citizen: Muhammad Nassar Al-Husseini, to personally demolish his house, after notifying him earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event that the occupation authorities demolition, on the pretext of not having a permit.

●       On 07/12/2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in the Jabal Mukaber neighborhood in Jerusalem forced the citizen: Jamal Ajaj, to personally demolish his house, after notifying him earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event that the occupation authorities carried out the demolition, on the pretext of not having a permit.

●       On 07/12/2021, the Israeli occupation authorities forced the citizen: Ezzat Khalil Issa Ziada to demolish his house himself, after I notified him earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines, near the tunnel street behind the racist separation wall near the settlement of Gilo, which is built on the lands of the city of Beit Jala. In the event that the occupation authorities carry out the demolition, on the pretext of not having a permit.

●       On 07/14/2021, the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the Bedouin community of al-Qaboun near the village of al-Mughayer, demolished 5 houses, tents and (barracks) used for housing the Bedouin citizens, under the pretext of not having a permit.

●       On 07/15/2021, the Israeli occupation forces demolished in the area of ​​Khirbet Humsa al-Fouqa in the northern Jordan Valley a tented house (for the eighth time in a row) owned by: Walid Suleiman Abu Kabash.

●       On 07/25/ 2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in the Jabal Mukaber neighborhood in Jerusalem forced the citizen: Ali Khalil Shkeirat to personally demolish his 70-square-meter house, after notifying him earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event that the Israeli occupation authorities carry out an operation Demolition, on the grounds of lack of a permit.

●       On the evening of 07/27./2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in the Al-Tur neighborhood in Jerusalem forced a citizen of the Abu Al-Hawa family to personally demolish his apartment, after notifying him earlier, in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event the Israeli occupation authorities carry out the demolition operation, on the pretext of not being licensed.

On 07/ 29/2021, the Israeli occupation authorities in Al-Tur neighborhood in Jerusalem forced the citizen: Suhaib Al-Dajani to demolish his house, which consisted of 3 apartments, each with an area of ​​200 square meters, and floors, in which he lives with 2 of his brothers, after notifying them earlier. , in order to avoid paying heavy fines in the event that the occupation authorities carry out the demolition process, under the pretext of not having a license.

Attack on Public and Private property occurred as follows per District:

 

Jerusalem:

  • On 7/6/2021, the occupation forces demolished a private school (under construction) in Dahiyat al-Salam in Jerusalem, owned by: Saleh Alqam, under the pretext of not having a license. As a result, confrontations took place with the citizens while they were trying to prevent the demolition.
  • On 07.14. 2021, in the village of Al-Nabi Samuel, the occupation forces demolished a 26-square-meter barracks used for raising sheep, owned by the citizen: Ibrahim Obaid, and handed a demolition notice to two of the barracks owned by the two citizens: Muhammad Ayyad and Zaal Dahuk. .
  • On 07.28. 2021, the occupation forces demolished a horse stable and the surrounding fence in Al-Tur neighborhood, owned by the citizen: Sidqi Imad Al-Zaatari, under the pretext of not having a license.

Ramallah:

●  On 7/7/2021, the occupation forces, during the storming of the city of Ramallah, handed a notice of closure of the headquarters of the Health Work Committees Foundation for a period of 6 months.

Tubas:

  • On 07.07. 2021, in the village of Khirbet Humsa al-Fouqa in the northern Jordan Valley, the occupation forces demolished animal pens for 11 families, in addition to demolishing their homes (for the seventh time in a row).
  • On 07.12. 2021, the occupation forces, in the Marah area near the village of Bardala in the northern Jordan Valley, demolished a 250-cup water collection pond used for agricultural purposes, owned by: Samer Hosni Sawafta, under the pretext of not having a license.
  •  On 07.12. 2021the occupation forces in the Hamsa area, located in the northern Jordan Valley, prevented Palestinian Red Crescent crews from delivering humanitarian aid and food parcels to the residents of Hamsa village, after their homes were demolished a few days ago.
  • On 07/27/2021, the occupation police in the Ain al-Hilweh area in the northern Jordan Valley imposed on the citizen: Fathi Alyan Daraghmeh, a fine of 1,000 shekels, under the pretext of cutting cows to the street near the Ain al-Hilweh spring.
  • On July 29, 2021, the occupation forces, in the Umm al-Jamal area in the northern Jordan Valley, handed notices to stop work on the construction of 4 agricultural facilities owned by citizens: Adel Muhammad Awad, Suleiman Muhammad Kaabneh, Hamad Alyan Awad, and Fatima Nassar Kaabneh, under the pretext of not having a license.

Nablus:

On 7/5/2021, the occupation forces, in the area east of Beit Dajan village, razed and uprooted about 200 olive trees planted on an area of ​​15 dunums, owned by: Saad Allan.

On 07/ 13/ 2021, the Israeli occupation forces demolished stone wall and a well to collect water and uprooted olive and grape trees owned by the citizens: Thaer Adel Hassan, and the heirs of - Mahmoud Zaal Odeh in the Shaab al-Khrab area, near the main street south of the town of Qusra.

Jericho:

On 07.15. 2021, the Israeli occupation forces, while working to expand bypass street No. (60), passing along the town of Al-Khader, bulldozed the largest Canaanite cemetery in Palestine, which is located on an area of ​​4 dunums in the area of ​​Khallet Ain Al-Asafeer, south of the town of Al-Khader.

Salfit:

On 12/7/2021, the Israeli occupation forces, along the main street near the western junction of Haris village, demolished 5 facilities (a blacksmith’s workshop, a carpentry workshop, a vehicle repair workshop, a car wash, and a shop selling vegetables and fruits, owned by the citizens: Fadi Hassan Suleiman, and his two brothers Nadi, And valid, on the pretext of not having a license.

Hebron:

  • On July 12, 2021, in the Khallet al-Warda area, adjacent to the bypass road near the entrance to Bani Naim town, the occupation forces demolished a retaining stone wall 200 meters long and 6 meters high, owned by: Nader Jaber.
  • On 07.17. 2021, the occupation forces in the Birin area, south of the town of Bani Naim, prevented the citizen: Musa Makhamra, and a number of working citizens, from erecting a retaining wall in the vicinity of his 6 dunums of land, and declared it a closed military area.
  • On July 28, 2021, the occupation forces stormed the cemetery of the town of Beit Ummar, and exhumed the grave of a newborn girl, hours after her burial by her parents in the town cemetery.

Confiscation of Property:

Jerusalem:

  • On 7/3/2021, the occupation forces confiscated near Bab Al-Sahira (one of the doors leading to Al-Aqsa Mosque) in the city of Jerusalem, a private vehicle owned by the citizen: Majed Al-Jubeh, and handed him a notification for review by the Israeli intelligence.

  • On July 13, 2021, the occupation forces confiscated in the town of Bedouin a private vehicle owned by the citizen: Ayoub Al-Khadour, during his arrest.
  • On 07.20. 2021, in the village of Sur Baher, the occupation forces confiscated an amount of 2,500 shekels during a raid and search of the home of the prisoner’s family: Abd Dowayat.

Ramallah & Al-Bireh:

  • On 7/7/2021, the occupation forces confiscated in the city of Ramallah, a private vehicle owned by the citizen: Shatha Abu Odeh, during her arrest.

Tubas:

·On 7/14/2021, the occupation forces confiscated an agricultural tractor in the Ain al-Hilweh area in the northern Jordan Valley, owned by the citizen: Mahmoud Irhil Kaabneh.

· On July 29, 2021, the occupation forces confiscated an agricultural tractor in the Ain El-Hilweh area in the northern Jordan Valley, used by the Joint Services Council to supply water to citizens.

·On July 29, 2021, the occupation forces confiscated an agricultural tractor in the Al-Ras Al-Ahmar area in the northern Jordan Valley, owned by the citizen: Jamil Suleiman Bani Odeh.

Tulkarem:

  • On 07/17/2021, the occupation forces confiscated a bulldozer near the town of Kafr al-Labad, owned by the citizen: Salam Ghaleb Abdel Hamid Jbara, while working on the land of the citizen: Suhaib Ziyad Hamdan - residents of the town of Kafr al-Labad, under the pretext that it was working in Area C under Israeli control.

Nablus:

  • On 07/04/ 2021, the occupation forces confiscated a motorcycle from a citizen at a sudden checkpoint at the entrance to the town of Jama'in.
  • On 07/11/ 2021, the occupation forces confiscated a bulldozer while working in the reclamation of lands belonging to the villages of Forush, Beit Dajan and Ein Shibli, owned by the citizen: Majdi Mahmoud Abu Zuhri.

Jericho:

●On 07/15/ 2021, during the storming of Aqabat Jabr camp in Jericho, the occupation forces confiscated a private vehicle owned by the citizen: Fouad Kaabneh, during his arrest.

Bethlehem:

  • On 7/26/2021, the occupation forces confiscated in the city of Beit Sahour, a private vehicle owned by: Jamal Hassan Nabaheen

  • On 7/8/2021, the occupation forces confiscated 12,000 shekels in the town of Al-Dhahirah, from the home of Raji Al-Battat.
  • On 07/12/2021, the occupation forces confiscated a caravan in the Zweidin area, east of Yatta, used as a medical and psychological clinic serving more than 1200 residents of the remote area.
  • On 07/18/ 2021, the occupation forces confiscated a bulldozer (Bajr) owned by the citizen: Nader Arafat Al-Rajbi, in the Birin area, south of the town of Bani Naim, while working in the reclamation of the land of the citizen: Akram Abu Sneina, under the pretext of working in the classified area (C) under Israeli control.

Hebron

  • On 7/8/2021, the occupation forces confiscated 12,000 shekels in the town of Al-Dhahirah, from the home of Raji Al-Battat.

  • On 12/7/2021, the occupation forces confiscated a caravan in the Zweidin area, east of Yatta, used as a medical and psychological clinic serving more than 1200 residents of the remote area.
  • On 07.18. 2021, the occupation forces confiscated a bulldozer (Bajr) owned by the citizen: Nader Arafat Al-Rajbi, in the Birin area, south of the town of Bani Naim, while working in the reclamation of the land of the citizen: Akram Abu Sneina, under the pretext of working in the classified area (C) under Israeli control.
  • On 7/24/2021, the occupation forces confiscated in the town of Tarqumia, a concrete mixer and building tools owned by the citizen: Muhammad Kamal Ja`fara, while he was reclaiming his land.
  • On 25/7/2021, the occupation forces confiscated equipment and electrical cables in the town of As-Samou’, designated for the project to rehabilitate the electricity network of the village of Al-Simia, affiliated to the town of Al-Sammou’.

 

North Gaza:

On 07/29/ 2021, Israeli gunboats at sea off the shore of the Al-Waha area, northwest of Beit Lahia, confiscated a fishing boat after they arrested 2 citizens who were on board.

 

 Settlement Activity:

 

  • On 07.08. 2021, a group of settlers, under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces, set up mobile homes “caravans” on the lands of the citizens of the town of Bruqin.
  • On 07/08/2021, the Israeli occupation forces reconstructed a 2.5 km settlement road from Hawara camp to the Khallet Abhar area on the eastern side of the village of Rujib, east of Nablus.
  • On 07/12/ 2021, a group of settlers set up 7 mobile homes (caravans) on the eastern side of the outpost "Shvut Rachel", which was built on lands on the lands of the village of Jalud.
  • On 07/13/ 2021, the Israeli occupation bulldozers built a settlement road in the forested area in the village of Jebya.
  • On 07/15/2021, the Israeli occupation authorities decided to draw up a plan to build 510 settlement housing units (including 400 settlement housing units in the “Migdal Oz” settlement built on the lands of the town of Beit Fajjar, and 110 settlement housing units in the outpost “Abu Hanahel” built on the lands of a village Kisan), within the territories occupied in 1967.
  • On 07/21/2021, the settlers’ bulldozers in Jabal Al-Alam near the town of Ni’lin continued their bulldozing work to build a settlement road in the area threatened by confiscation.
  • 07/27/2021 the Israeli occupation forces positioned in the vicinity of Abu al-Shahid roundabout near the town of al-Ram, demolished shops and car parks near Qalandia checkpoint, and razed works to widen the main street between Abu al-Shahid roundabout and the northern junction of al-Rum town.

 

Settler Violence:

51 incidents of Settler violence occurred during the month of July 2021 including

Jerusalem:

  • On 07/13/2021, a group of settlers set fire to the citizens' lands near the town of Hamza, close to the confiscated lands where a settlement road is being built.

Ramallah:

●  On 07/06/2021, a group of settlers from the outpost established east of Kafr Malik village, fired indiscriminately towards a number of citizens while they were grazing their sheep near the outpost.

●  On 07/18/2021, a group of settlers, under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces, entered the outskirts of Al-Tira neighborhood, southwest of Ramallah, and performed Talmudic rituals in the place.

Tubas:

  • On 07/14/2021, settlers from the outpost established on the lands of Khallet Hamad area in the northern Jordan Valley, continued building roads for the outpost and rehabilitating it with Scores.
  • On 07/14/2021, a group of settlers stormed the Umm al-Jamal area in the northern Jordan Valley, and attacked the homes of the citizens during which Israeli occupation forces also intervened and fired sound and tear gas grenades at the citizens while they were trying to confront the settlers, as a result of which 4 civilians (including a child) were injured. Cases of suffocation and bruises,
  • On 07/15/2021, a group of settlers south of the "Michola" settlement established in the northern Jordan Valley razed a piece of land and built a large tent in the place, and a number of settlers were inside it.
  • On 07/16/2021, a group of settlers of the “Michola” settlement built on the lands of the village of Ain al-Bayda in the northern Jordan Valley razed an area of ​​private citizens’ lands, and planted it with olive trees, in an attempt to seize it.
  • On 07/19/2021, a group of settlers in Khallet Khader, Al-Farisiyah region, and in the vicinity of Ein Al-Hilweh in the northern Jordan Valley, planted trees in the lands that were seized about a month ago.
  • On 07/21/2021, a group of settlers in the Ain al-Hilweh area in the northern Jordan Valley prevented the citizens of the shepherds from watering their cows, and threw stones at the cows.
  • On 07/24/2021, 5 settler families stormed the Tayasir al-Makhla camp, and carried out cleaning work inside the camp buildings and set up a number of tents, in an attempt to establish a new settlement outpost.
  • On 07/24/2021, a group of settlers in the area of ​​Khallet Hamad in the northern Jordan Valley, installed electricity poles and laid water lines in the confiscated area on the western side of the area.
  • On 07/24/2021, a group of settlers in the Ain al-Hilweh area in the northern Jordan Valley pursued the shepherds, and stormed tents used for housing the family of the citizen: Nabil Mustafa Daraghmeh.
  • On 07/25/2021, a group of settlers, under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces, set up a fence in the vicinity of the Ain al-Hilweh spring in the northern Jordan Valley, and prevented the shepherds from reaching the spring to water their livestock.
  • On 07/26/2021, a settler stormed Al-Hama area in the northern Jordan Valley planted trees on both sides of the road that was paved in the area.

Nablus:

  •  On 07/02/2021,  a group of settlers entered the citizens’ agricultural lands belonging to the village of Qaryut, located near the settlements of “Shilo” and “Shvut Rachel”, and cut down and uprooted about 84 fig trees, almonds and grapes, and also destroyed a water line and a water tank in the area.
  • On 0703/2021,  group of settlers entered the agricultural lands of the citizens in the southern area of ​​the town of Qusra, and attacked a number of citizens during which Israeli occupation forces intervened and fired live ammunition and rubber-coated metal bullets, stun and tear gas canisters towards citizens while they were trying to confront the settlers, and as a result killed a citizen while he was on the roof of his house and injured 4 civilians , as they tried to confront the settlers.
  • On 07/04/2021, a group of settlers from the "Esh Kodesh" settlement set fire to large areas of the citizens' agricultural lands east of Jalud village, which led to the burning of a number of olive trees and hay bales during which Israeli occupation forces also prevented the citizens from reaching their lands to put out the fire.
  • On 07/05/2021, a group of settlers was near the entrance to the village of Burqa vehicles attacked the citizens passing on the main road, Nablus - Jenin and fired indiscriminately towards the citizens while they were trying to confront the attack.
  • On 07/06/2021, a group of settlers was near the entrance to the village of Burqa, and threw stones at Palestinian vehicles passing on the main road, Nablus - Jenin.
  • On 07/08/2021, a group of settlers seized a plot of about 20 dunums in Basin No. 19 of the lands of Jalud village, owned by the citizen: Rashid Mahmoud Hajj Muhammad, and began razing it.
  • On 07/10/2021, a group of settlers entered the outskirts of the town of Hawara, and attacked the homes of citizens, which resulted in material damage to a number of them. The occupation forces also intervened and fired sound and tear gas bombs at the citizens while they were trying to confront the settlers.
  • On 07/10/2021, a group of settlers from the outpost of “Ahyah” cut off one of the electricity poles (by hand saws) that supplies Khirbet Sarah, west of Jalud village, disrupting the electricity network lines, which are in danger of complete collapse.
  • On 07/14/2021, a group of settlers from the settlement of “Yitzhar” entered the agricultural lands of the citizens in the Al-Kharqan area, south of Burin village, and cut the branches of 150 fruitful olive trees owned by the citizens: Bashir Al-Zeben and Imad Al-Zeben, with knives.
  • On 07/142021, , the settlers of the settlement of "Yitzhar" opened fire at a citizen while he was grazing his sheep in the area between the settlement and Madama village, as a result of which he was wounded and taken to an Israeli hospital for treatment.
  • On 07/21/2021, a group of settlers carried out razing and expanding works in the outpost that was established east of Beit Dajan village, where more than one caravan was installed in it, in addition to building a network of surrounding roads to expand it.
  • On 07/22/2021, a group of settlers in a vehicle entered a stone saw in the town of Jama’in, and set fire to equipment used in stones owned by: Ghassan Al-Sakhl - residents of Hawara town, where a number of citizens were able to track down their vehicle and arrest on one of the settlers.
  • On 07/24/2021, a group of settlers from the two outposts “Ehya” and “Esh Kodash” attacked a house (under construction) near the entrance to the village of Qaryut, and tried to prevent its owner from continuing to build it, as the villagers managed to confront them and force them to leave the area, The occupation forces also intervened and seized construction equipment and prevented the owner of the house from completing the construction of his house.
  • On 07/30/2021, a group of settlers from the settlement of “Yitzhar” cut 6 poles of the telephone line leading to the house of Ayman Atallah Soufan, located south of Burin village.
  • On 07/30/2021, an armed settler positioned near the Beit Furik military checkpoint, intercepted a vehicle driven by the citizen: Muhammad Radwan, and assaulted those inside it.

Bethlehem:

  • 07/06/2021, a settler while he was driving his vehicle near the entrance to the settlement of "Beitar Illit" ran over the citizen: Ezz El-Din Muhammad Hamamra - residents of Husan village, as a result of which he sustained bruises.
  • 07/06/2021, a group of settlers from the settlement of “Beit Ein” set up a barbed wire fence in the vicinity of a plot of 8 dunums of land in the site of Heila al-Maqatil in the Wadi al-Hanawar region of the village of al-Jab’a, owned by the citizens: Ahmed Attia al-Tus and Abd Allah Haj Ahmed Al-Tus, trying to seize and expand the settlement
  • 07/11/2021, a group of settlers entered the citizens’ lands in the Al-Khimar area of ​​Battir village, and set fire to chairs and other supplies that were in the place.
  • 07/31/2021, a group of settlers in the Wadi Bakir area, where the settlements of "Daniel" and "Eleazar", which belong to the town of Al-Khader, are located, destroyed about 140 olive seedlings and sprayed them with pesticides, owned by the citizen: Youssef Abd Hejer.

Hebron:

  • 07/02/2021, a group of settlers entered the Maghair al-Ubaid area, southeast of Yatta town, and assaulted a number of citizens, as a result of which 2 civilians (a citizen and his son) were injured and bruised, and the water network was destroyed, and the occupation forces also intervened. And arrested 2 citizens while they were trying to confront the settlers.
  • 07/02/2021, a group of settlers in the Tel Rumeida neighborhood in the Old City of Hebron attacked a number of residents of the neighborhood.
  • 07/04/2021, a group of settlers near Beit al-Baraka, located near al-Aroub refugee camp, attacked a passenger bus carrying a number of citizens.
  • 07/06/2021, a group of settlers near the 160th checkpoint, which is located near the Ibrahimi Mosque in the old city of Hebron, attacked the citizen: Iman Musa Saeed Al-Talhami, which led to her bruised, and subsequently admitted to the hospital for treatment during which the Israeli occupation forces detained her son as he attempted to confront the settlers.
  • 07/09/2021, a group of settlers attacked a number of citizens in the Jaber neighborhood, located near the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron.
  • 07/10/2021, a group of settlers from the "Ma'on" settlement, located east of Yatta town, threw stones at the child: Issa Awad, 14, and his cattle while grazing sheep in the Tuba area, as a result of which the child sustained bruises.
  • 07/12/2021, a settler from the “Ramat Yishai” settlement, which is built in the Tel Rumeida neighborhood, threw stones at the child: Obada Sharif Abdel Baset, 10 years old, as a result of which he sustained bruises in his left hand.
  • 07/18/2021, a group of settlers from the two outposts “Ramat Yishai” and “Beit Hadassah” built in the Tel Rumeida neighborhood in the old city of Hebron, attacked the homes of citizens, and assaulted a number of citizens, which led to the injury of a citizen, and he was admitted to the hospital city ​​government for treatment.
  • On 07/ 24/ 2021, a group of settlers from the “Avi Gal” outpost, located east of Yatta town, threw stones at the employees of the Land Settlement Authority, and seized the “Delta” monitoring device (GPS) of the Authority’s employees.
  • On 07/ 24/ 2021, a group of settlers in the Tel Rumeida neighborhood in the Old City of Hebron attacked a number of citizens.
  • On 07/ 24/ 2021, a group of settlers in the Al-Tuwani area, east of Yatta town, threw stones at citizens' houses, injuring the citizen: Mufdi Al-Rab'i - with injuries and bruises, and he was admitted to the government hospital in Hebron for treatment.
  • On 07/ 24/ 2021, a group of settlers in the Tel Rumeida neighborhood in the old city of Hebron attacked 2 journalists from the Al Jazeera TV crew, and prevented them from continuing their work.
  • On 07/24/2021, a group of settlers entered the citizens’ agricultural lands in Tarqumiya town, and assaulted a number of citizens while they were working to reclaim their land. The occupation forces also intervened and arrested 2 citizens (a citizen and his son), and confiscated a concrete mixer and construction tools.
  • 07/25/2021, a group of settlers stormed the Birin area, south of the town of Bani Na'im, and reconstructed a settlement outpost that was demolished about two months ago near the "Bani Hefer" settlement.
  • 07/26/2021, a group of settlers in the Al-Tuwani area, east of Yatta town, attacked a number of citizens in the area.
  • 07/30/2021,  a group of settlers attacked a number of citizens in the Taybeh area of ​​Tarqumiya town.

Closure of Crossing Points

Border crossings with Israel: were closed 154 times (Beit Hanoun - Erez crossing was open 26 times  , with the exception of humanitarian cases, the Shejaiya crossing - Nahal Oz was completely and unilaterally closed by the Israeli side on 01/04/2010, as well as the Muntar-Karni crossing was closed unilaterally from Before the Israeli side, on 02/03/2011, the Kerem Shalom-Kerem Shalom crossing opened for 16 days for the entry of food, humanitarian aid, fodder and a quantity of cooking gas, cement and iron for the benefit of UNRWA projects and internationally funded projects, while the Sufa crossing was closed throughout the month.

International outlets: (The return port - Rafah, with the Arab Republic of Egypt was open for 22 days during the month of July. Yasser Arafat International Airport is still destroyed and disrupted for several years).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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