Friday, June 14, 2019

In the West Bank, Israeli forces injured 4 Palestinians using rubber-coated bullets during the weekly anti-settlement protests in Kafr Qaddum. In Gaza, 92 Palestinians were injured by Israeli forces during the Great March of Return protests, including 4 paramedics. Israeli forces reported that 7 fires had been ignited in Israel by incendiary balloons. (HA, WAFA, WAFA 6/14; MDW 6/15)

U.S. special representative for international negotiations Jason Greenblatt tweeted that he met with Israeli minister of strategic affairs Gilad Erdan to discuss the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, which he called anti-Semitic. It was revealed on 6/12 that Gilad Erdan had been cooperating with Mossad to combat the BDS movement. (Twitter 6/14; EI 6/19)