Saturday, September 25, 2004

The IDF continues its assault on Khan Yunis, totally demolishing 49 Palestinian homes, partially demolishing 7 before withdrawing by dawn. During the day, the IDF fires on residential areas of Khan Yunis (wounding an elementary school student in her classroom), Rafah; raids the campus of al-Quds Open University in Hebron, detaining and interrogating 10s of students; conducts arrest raids, house searches nr. Jenin, al-Mughraqa, Ramallah, Wadi al-Silqa; bulldozes a Palestinian home, 6 d. in al-Mughraqa. (HA, WP, WT 9/26; PCHR 9/30; UNRWA press release 10/1)