The Monthly Humanitarian Monitor, occupied Palestinian territory, February 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

● Escalation in clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces during West Bank protests in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails.

● In East Jerusalem, settler organizations have accelerated their efforts to take over land and property, triggering imminent displacement of the affected Palestinians.

● Over 2,400 people in the Gaza Strip, whose homes were destroyed or damaged beyond repair during the November 2012 round of hostilities, are still displaced.

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