Sunday, June 14, 2020

In the West Bank, Israeli forces assaulted 1 Palestinian off-duty police officer at a checkpoint east of Bethlehem. Israeli forces also uprooted Palestinian-owned trees in al-Khadir. 6 Palestinians were arrested, including 1 during the trial of his brother at the Salem military court; 5 others were arrested during house raids near Bethlehem and Abu Dis. In East Jerusalem, 2 Palestinians were arrested during a raid in Wadi al-Juz. In Gaza, Israeli forces opened fire on agricultural lands east of Khan Yunis; no injuries were reported. In Israel, Israeli authorities claimed to have found a cluster of balloons with an explosive device attached east of Gaza. (HA, WAFA, WAFA 6/14; PCHR 6/18)