Protection of Civilians Weekly Report 26 March - 1 April 2013

Key issues

  • Nearly 100 Palestinians were injured by Israeli forces in protests held across the West Bank to commemorate the 37th anniversary of Land Day; ten Israeli soldiers and two Israeli civilians were also injured during the demonstrations.

  • Situation in Gaza remains tense; fishing limit remains at 3NM, undermining the livelihoods of nearly 3,500 fishermen and their dependents.

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