Saturday, April 16, 2011

Israeli naval vessels fire on Palestinian fishing boats off the n. Gaza shore, forcing them to return to shore. In the West Bank, the IDF conducts separate synchronized patrols in 3 villages s. of Jenin, 2 nr. Salfit, and 2 nr. Tulkarm in the morning; raids a home in Hebron in the afternoon, arresting a Palestinian teenager for stoning an IDF patrol earlier in the day; conducts evening patrols in 2 villages nr. Qalqilya and Tulkarm. Hamas authorities in Gaza arrest another 5 Palestinians in connection with the 4/15 Arrigoni murder. (PCHR 4/21; OCHA 4/29)