Protection of Civilians – Weekly Briefing Notes
8 – 14 November 2006
Of note this week
– 33 Palestinians were killed and 90 were injured throughout the oPt, including ten children and six women. The vast majority of casualties occurred in the Gaza Strip. In a single incident on 8 November – following an IDF artillery barrage on Beit Hanoun – more than 18 Palestinian civilians were killed (including eight children and six women) and 55 more were injured.
– Two Israeli civilians were injured by homemade rockets fired from the Gaza Strip. Two Israeli Border Police officers were injured in Jerusalem.
– Seven incidents were reported by OCHA field offices where the IDF or Israeli settlers harassed or created disruptions for Palestinians picking olives in the West Bank.
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Document Type: Brief, Note
Document Sources: Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Subject: Access and movement, Casualties, Children, Closures/Curfews/Blockades, Fence, House demolitions, Incidents, Land, Protection, Separation barrier, Settlements, Shelter, Wall
Publication Date: 14/11/2006