Protection of Civilians Weekly Report 12 - 18 March 2013 [EN/AR]

Key issues

● A Palestinian was killed in Hebron and another died of wounds he sustained in a demonstration in late February, bringing the total number of Palestinian fatalities in conflict-related incidents in the West Bank since the beginning of the year to seven.

● The week saw a significant decline in West Bank injuries (36 compared to a weekly average of 240 injuries over the past weeks)

● Four children died in Gaza; three died in an accident related to the electricity shortage, and one due to misuse of a weapon.

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