Days of Palestine

Sunday, March 26

Israeli Occupation Violations in Occupied Jerusalem During February 2023

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Israeli occupation offenses against the Palestinians in the occupied city of Jerusalem have raised sharply during the month of February 2023.

During the reporting period, at least 3583 colonial Israeli settlers invaded the courtyards of Al- Aqsa mosque and performed provocative Talmudic rituals in some of its yards. All colonial settlers and the settlements in which they live are illegal under international law.

The report recorded the Israeli occupation detention of 164 Palestinians. Moreover, at least 68 arrest decisions were issued by the Israeli occupation including 16 administrative detentions, 31 house arrests, and 21 prison sentences, stated AlQastal News. 

At the same time, the Israeli occupation issued 20 banishment orders against Jerusalemite activists as well as employees of the Jerusalem Waqf (Endowment) Department.

During the reporting period, Israeli occupation forces deliberately killed 1 Palestinian man in occupied Jerusalem, according to the Date collected by Days Of Palestine.

On February 10th, colonial Israeli settlers shot dead the 32-year-old Palestinain youth Hussein Qaraqe from the town of Issawiya. Qaraqe carried out a run-over attack in occupied Jerusalem following the brutal Israeli crime in Nablus in which 11 Palestinians were killed including a child and 3 elderly Palestinain men.

The Israeli occupation forces leveled 36 Palestinian-owned structures in occuiped Jerusalem leaving its People homeless and issued demolition orders against dozens of others, according to data collected by Marsad Network.