Protection of Civilians Weekly Report 16-22 November 2011

Key issues

For the second time in two weeks, an Israeli court has ordered the eviction of another Palestinian family in the Silwan area of East Jerusalem, by the end of the month. Both orders were issued in the context of settler activity in the area.

Power cuts throughout the Gaza Strip increased to around eight hours per day. This is further disrupting the functioning of households, including adequate food refrigeration and the provision of essential services, including water supply, sewage removal and treatment, and medical services.

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