PALESTINE POST: Briefing Feb. 2nd, 2016
Palestine Post brings you live, breaking news and daily briefings on Israeli war crimes in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT)
1. Settler Attacks on Palestinians & Their Property
A group of Israeli extremist settlers brutally attacked Tuesday morning a young Palestinian man while passing near the illegally built Kiryat Arba settlement, east of al-Khalil. The 21-year-old Mohamed Hadad was severely beaten and brutally attacked by a number of settlers for unknown reasons
2. Raids & Abductions
The Israeli occupation forces last night and at dawn Tuesday carried out arrests and raids on homes in different West Bank areas.
3. Attacks on Fishermen in Gaza Waters
On Monday evening, the Israeli occupation navy opened fire at the beach of central Gaza and caused material damage to some moored fishing boats there.
4. Hunger Striking Political Prisoners
The head of the legal unit of Palestine said the Israeli prosecution submitted its decision to the Israeli Supreme Court Secretary on the issue of captive hunger striking political prisoner and journalist, Mohammad al-Qeiq, which stipulates for keeping him arrested illegally under administrative detention and without charges.
Israeli Central Court issued house arrest and 10,000-Shekels fine on a 16-year-old Jerusalemite boy, Milad Mousa Najib and his mother from Kafr Aqeb in Ocupied Jerusalem.
6. Home Demolitions
Israeli occupation forces onTuesday demolished two Palestinian homes in occupied East Jerusalem.Witnesses said that large numbers of Israeli soldiers and police officers raided the village of Sur Bahir, surrounding a home in the Wadi Abu al-Hummus area of the village and closing off nearby roads before carrying out its demolition.
7. IOF Abductions in West Bank
The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) arrested Monday ten Palestinians from al-Khalil to the south of the West Bank, and notified a number of Palestinian facilities with demolition.
8. IOF Abductions & Live Fire
Israeli soldiers kidnapped, onTuesday , twenty-three Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including one Palestinian, after the army shot and injured him, in Qabalan village, south of Nablus. One Palestinian was injured after Israeli colonists attacked him in Hebron.