Days of Palestine

Israeli Occupation Commits 26 violations against Palestinian journalists in September 2022

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The Palestinian News and Information Agency, WAFA, documented on Sunday, September 2, 2022, 26 Israeli violations against Palestinian journalists and media in the occupied territories during September of the year 2022.

It said in its monthly report on Israeli violations against journalists and media outlets published today that the Israeli occupation forces continued to deliberately target Palestinian journalists with an aim to limit their coverage of the Israeli army practices and violations against the defenseless Palestinian citizens.

The report said 11 journalists were hurt in September from rubber-coated metal bullets and tear gas canisters fired by soldiers, as well as severe beatings and other attacks.

In addition, 13 cases were recorded in which soldiers detained, seized press cards or opened fire at journalists without causing injury, while two cases were documented in which soldiers damaged press equipment and attacked media outlets.