Protection of Civilians Weekly Report | 24 - 30 December 2013 [EN/AR]

Key issues

● Ya’abad village in Jenin (16,000 people) confined by flying checkpoints for six days; elderly man dies after denied access to a hospital.

● Entire Bedouin community displaced due to demolitions, the fourth case since August 2013.

● Worrying escalation in Gaza and southern Israel results in two fatalities and 16 injuries.

● Electricity supply and exports further disrupted due to closure of Kerem Shalom Crossing

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