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Israeli troops abduct Palestinian youth in Silwan, in Jerusalem (PCHR photo)
palestine / human rights / news report Friday December 20, 2013 10:58   image 1 image
In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 12- 18 December 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces killed a Palestinian civilian and wounded 6 others in Jenin refugee camp in the north of the West Bank. A Palestinian civilian died of previous wounds in Bethlehem. read full story / add a comment
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nablus / human rights / news report Monday December 16, 2013 11:19   image 1 image
Last week, an ad for a vacant apartment in occupied Jerusalem was published on a famous Israeli social website; after detailing the specifications of the property, the price and whatever else, it went on to say, “rent is only for Jews”. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / human rights / news report Friday December 13, 2013 17:14   image 1 image
[December, 2013] The World Health Organisation (WHO) has expressed concerns over critical shortages in medical supplies and electricity for Gaza health services -- shortages which are putting Palestinian patients' lives directly at risk, the Alternative Information Center (AIC) has reported. read full story / add a comment
Israeli forces detroy olive grove in Al-Walaja (image by PCHR)
palestine / human rights / news report Friday December 13, 2013 11:35   image 1 image
In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 05- 11 December 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces killed a Palestinian child at the southern entrance of al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of Ramallah. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / human rights / news report Monday December 09, 2013 22:29   image 1 image
On 10 December, the world celebrates the Human Rights Day, which was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1950 to review the international achievements in the field of universal respect, promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental liberties that are the core principles of International Bill of Human Rights, which States have repeatedly emphasized their legal and moral commitment, in cooperation with the United Nations (UN), to promote and respect for all human beings. read full story / add a comment
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gaza strip / human rights / news report Monday December 09, 2013 16:53   image 1 image
An official from the Gaza Strip Power Authority (GSPA) expressed concerns, Sunday, that Gazans will have electricity for less than six hours a day, as winter approaches, the Ma'an News Agency has reported. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / human rights / news report Wednesday December 04, 2013 20:44   image 1 image
It has been another busy year in PCHR and the attached report will tell you why. - Link to full PCHR report on Human Rights situation in 2013 attached. read full story / add a comment
palestine / human rights / human interest Wednesday December 04, 2013 20:36
December 3 2013, marked the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. In 1992, at the conclusion of the United Nations Decade of Disabled Persons (1983-1992), the General Assembly proclaimed 3 December as the International Day of Disabled Persons (Resolution 47/3). read full story / add a comment
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palestine / human rights / news report Monday December 02, 2013 02:24   image 1 image
[Sunday, December 1, 2013] The Ahrar Center for Detainees Studies and Human Rights has issued its monthly report revealing that Israel soldiers shot and killed 13 Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza in November, while more than 374 Palestinians, including eight women, have been kidnapped. read full story / add a comment
Olive trees uprooted by Israeli troops in Bethlehem (PCHR photo)
palestine / human rights / news report Friday November 29, 2013 10:28   image 1 image
In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 21- 27 Nov. 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces killed 3 Palestinian civilians in Yatta, south of Hebron. read full story / add a comment
Gazan children protest ongoing power plant shutdown (image by Ahmed Deeb/NurPhoto)
gaza strip / human rights / news report Tuesday November 26, 2013 09:39   image 1 image
The Palestinian Prime Minister in Gaza, Ismail Haniyeh, announced Monday that his government is working with the Fateh party which controls the West Bank to try to re-supply Gaza's main power plant with fuel, after a month without power led to sewage flooding from its water treatment plant. read full story / add a comment
Palestinian home burned by Israeli settlers (PCHR photo)
palestine / human rights / news report Friday November 22, 2013 03:13   image 1 image
In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory for the week of 14- 20 November 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces launched 8 air strikes on the Gaza Strip. 3,500 chicks and 15 sheep died in Israeli raids on poultry and sheep farms in Khan Younis. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / human rights / news report Wednesday November 20, 2013 13:48   image 1 image
Medical and legal sources in the West Bank and Gaza report that Israeli soldiers have killed 33 Palestinians since the beginning of this year; 23, including four detainees, have been killed in the West Bank and 10 in the Gaza Strip. read full story / add a comment
Children try to avoid stepping in sewage (image from video by Jehad Saftawi for the Institute for Middle East Understanding (imeu.net))
gaza strip / human rights / news report Tuesday November 19, 2013 09:31   image 1 image
As a consequence of the recent Israeli and Egyptian clampdown on the tunnels under the border between Gaza and Egypt, fuel has become exceedingly scarce in Gaza, and a major waste treatment plant in Gaza City has shut down, leading to floods of sewage in the city streets. read full story / add a comment
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