Saturday, July 29, 2017

In the West Bank, Israeli settlers throw stones at Palestinians nr. Hebron, causing no serious injuries. The IDF raids Palmedia’s office in al-Bireh overnight, destroying equipment and materials allegedly used to disseminate inciting material. IDF troops conduct late-night raids in Jenin r.c., arresting 2 Palestinians and sparking clashes with stonethrowing Palestinian youths; 2 Palestinians are injured. They also arrest 5 Palestinians during late-night raids in and around Hebron, and patrol nr. Nablus and Hebron. In Israel, a Palestinian citizen of Israel (PCI) is shot and killed and another is moderately injured during a police chase in Jaffa. Hundreds of Palestinian mourners and protesters march through Jaffa throughout the rest of the day, and Israeli police violently disperse them (8 Palestinians are arrested). (HA, MNA, TOI, WAFA 7/29; MNA 7/30; PCHR 8/3)