Protection of Civilians Weekly Report 2-8 January 2013

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 08 Jan 2013

Key issues

  • Three people were killed and at least 20 injured as a result of a heavy storm that hit the region. In the West Bank, thousands were temporarily displaced from their residences due to flooding.
  • One child was killed and five other Palestinians injured by UXOs in the Gaza Strip.
  • Arrest operations trigger violent clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces in various West Bank areas, resulting in dozens of injuries.
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