Protection of Civilians – Weekly Briefing Notes
24- 30 January 2007
Of note this week
– Three Israeli civilians were killed and another injured by a Palestinian suicide bomber in the southern Israeli town of Eilat. Three Palestinians were killed, including two children, and 21 injured in the oPt by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF).
– Inter-factional fighting escalated significantly in the Gaza Strip. In total, 37 Palestinians were killed and 93 injured as a result of internal violence. A cease-fire agreement was brokered on 29 January but sporadic clashes have continued.
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Document Type: Brief, Note
Document Sources: Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Subject: Access and movement, Casualties, Closures/Curfews/Blockades, House demolitions, Incidents, Protection, Refugee camps, Shelter, Situation in the OPT including Jerusalem
Publication Date: 30/01/2007