Protection of Civilians Weekly Report 6 - 11 February 2013 [EN/AR]

Key issues

  • Protests in solidarity with prisoners in Israeli jails on hunger strike evolve into clashes with Israeli forces, resulting in injury to 20 Palestinians.

  • Positively, for the first time since the entry into force of the ceasefire agreement on 21 November 2012, no death or injuries were recorded during the week in the Access Restricted Areas along Gaza’s perimeter fence and coastline.

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