Friday, February 4, 2005

The IDF fatally shoots 2 unarmed Palestinians apparently attempting to sneak into Israel nr. Bayt Hanun to find work; fires on residential areas of Rafah; conducts arrest raids, house searches in Hebron; fires tear gas at Palestinians conducting a peaceful protest against the separation wall nr. Hebron. Jewish settlers fr. Ma’ale Gilboa in the n. Jordan Valley fence off 400 d. of Palestinian land n. of Bardala village e. of Jenin, begin grazing cows. A Jewish settler seriously injures a Palestinian in a hit-and-run incident nr. Qalqilya. (IMEMC 2/6; PCHR 2/10)