In two separate incidents on 22 and 25 November, Israeli forces shot and killed two Palestinians, including a 14-year-old boy, at Shu’fat and Qalandiya checkpoints in East Jerusalem, both of...

Jabal al Mukabbir, East Jerusalem, November 2016

Israeli forces shot and killed a 23 year-old Palestinian man while he attempted to stab Israeli soldiers next to Ofra settlement (Ramallah). This brings the number of Palestinians killed by...

Illustration of the blockaded Gaza Strip

In June 2007, following the takeover of Gaza by Hamas, Israel imposed a land, sea and air blockade on the Gaza Strip, which intensified earlier access restrictions.
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The UN Coordinator for Humanitarian Aid and Development Activities, Robert Piper, today condemned the Israeli authorities’ continued obstruction of humanitarian assistance to Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank.

Caravan site in Beit Hanoun, Oct 2016. Photo by OCHA

180 Palestinian households in East Jerusalem have eviction cases filed against them, putting 818 Palestinians at risk of displacement. 986 Palestinian structures in the West Bank demolished or confiscated by...

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