The figures do not include fatalities in the Gaza Strip and Israel during Operation Protective Edge (8 July 2014 through 26 August 2014). These figures will be added once the relevant investigations are complete.

Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the West Bank, after operation Cast Lead

  • 2014

    • October

      • Mu'taz Ibrahim Khalil Hijazi

        32 year-old, resident of Abu Tur, East Jerusalem district, killed on 30 Oct 2014 in Abu Tur, East Jerusalem district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by members of the Yamam, Border Police counter-terrorism unit, during an operation to arrest him for allegedly firing at Yehuda Glick, an Israeli Israeli activist who promoted allowing Jewish worship on the Temple Mount. He was armed with a handgun and the police say he fired at the police officers before he was shot.

      • 'Urwah 'Abd al-Wahab Abd al-Ghani Khaleq

        14 year-old, resident of Silwad, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 24 Oct 2014 in Silwad, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers when he tried to throw a Molotov cocktail at a car on Route 60.

      • Bahaa a-Din Samir Musa Bader

        12 year-old, resident of Beit Liqya, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 16 Oct 2014 in Beit Liqya, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers in clashes between locals and soldiers that erupted when the latter arrived at the village to subpoena a resident of the village. The IDF Spokesman stated that the shots were fired after he threw a Molotov cocktail at the troops.

    • September

      • 'Amer 'Omar 'Abd al-Qader Abu 'Easheh

        32 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 23 Sep 2014 in Hebron, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot to death in the course of exchanges of fire with security forces who came to arrest him on suspicion of the abduction and killing of three Israeli Yeshiva students, two of them minors, in June 2014. Another person was killed in the same incident.

      • Marwan Sa'di 'Abd al-'Afo al-Qawasmeh

        29 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 23 Sep 2014 in Hebron, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot to death in the course of exchanges of fire with security forces who came to arrest him on suspicion of the abduction and killing of three Israeli Yeshiva students, two of them minors, in June 2014. Another person was killed in the same incident.

      • 'Issa Khaled 'Issa Qatri

        22 year-old, resident of al-Am'ari R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 10 Sep 2014 in al-Am'ari R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the chest by soldiers who came to the refugee camp to make an arrest. He was standing with a group of youths watching the troops’ actions. The military alleges that he was shot when he tried to lob a pipe-bomb at the soldiers.

      • Muhammad 'Abd al-Hamid Ibrahim Sinuqrut

        15 year-old, resident of Wadi al-Joz, East Jerusalem district, injured on 31 Aug 2014 in Wadi al-Joz, East Jerusalem district, by gunfire sponge rounds, and died on 04 Sep 2014. Additional information: Sustained a fatal head wound from a sponge round police fired at him on 31 August 2014. Died of his wounds on 4 September 2014.

    • August

      • Hassan Hazem 'Abd al-Hamid 'Ashur

        16 year-old, resident of Nablus, injured on 22 Aug 2014 in Beit Furik, Nablus district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 25 Aug 2014. Additional information: Shot in the abdomen by security forces in a demonstrating to protest the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. Died of his wounds on 25 August 2014.

      • Zakaria Musa Da'ud Sa'id

        22 year-old, resident of Kabalan, Nablus district, killed on 11 Aug 2014 in Qabalan, Nablus district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the face and body from shots fired by undercover Border Police officers in exchanges of fire that developed in the course of an operation for his arrest.

      • Khalil Muhammad Ahmad al-'Anati

        10 year-old, resident of al-Fawwar Camp, Hebron district, killed on 10 Aug 2014 in al-Fawwar R.C, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the back by a soldier while in the company of other boys and youths who were throwing stones at a military jeep. Died of his wounds in hospital. More on the incident

      • Nader Muhammad Sa'di Abd al-Ghani Idris

        42 year-old, resident of Hebron, injured on 08 Aug 2014 in Hebron, by gunfire bullets, and died on 09 Aug 2014. Additional information: Shot in the chest by Border Police officers in clashes that erupted during a protest against the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. Died of his wounds on 9 August 2014.

      • Muhammad Ahmad Yusef Qatri

        18 year-old, resident of al-Am'ari R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 08 Aug 2014 next to Psagot, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the chest by a soldier after he threw stones in clashes that erupted during a protest against the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge.

      • 'Udai Nafez Fakhri Jaber

        19 year-old, resident of Rafat, al-Quds district, killed on 01 Aug 2014 in Saffa, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by Border Police officers in the chest after he and other youths threw stones at them during clashes with security forces at a demonstration protesting the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. Died of his wounds in hospital.

      • Tammer Faraj Muhammad Qab

        20 year-old, resident of Deir al-Ghusun, Tulkarm district, killed on 01 Aug 2014 in Tulkarm, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the chest by soldiers in clashes that erupted during a demonstration to protest the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge.

    • July

      • 'Alaa Jihad Ahmad a-Sghayer

        20 year-old, resident of Idhna, Hebron district, injured on 21 Jul 2014 in Idhna, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 29 Jul 2014. Additional information: Wounded in the abdomen by soldiers’ gunfire after he fired firecrackers at them during a demonstration protesting the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. Died of his wounds on 29 July 2014. More on the incident

      • Bassem Sati Sadeq Abu a-Rob

        18 year-old, resident of Qabatiyah, Jenin district, injured on 26 Jul 2014 next to al-Jalameh, Jenin district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 25 Jul 2014. Additional information: Shot in the chest by security forces after he lobbed a Molotov cocktail at them in clashes that developed during a demonstration to protest the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. More on the incident

      • Sultan Yusef Muhammad a-Shaqadam

        30 year-old, resident of Beit Ummar, Hebron district, killed on 25 Jul 2014 in Beit Ummar, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the chest and back by a soldier when he threw stones during clashes with security forces at a demonstration protesting the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. Another person was shot to death when he came to his aid. Earlier, a third person was killed in the clashes. More on the incident

      • Hashem Khader 'Abed Abu Mariyah

        50 year-old, resident of Beit Ummar, Hebron district, killed on 25 Jul 2014 in Beit Ummar, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by a soldier during clashes with security forces at a demonstration protesting the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. Two other people were later killed in clashes. More on the incident

      • 'Abd al-Hamid Ahmad 'Abd al-Hamid Ibreighith

        38 year-old, resident of Beit Ummar, Hebron district, killed on 25 Jul 2014 in Beit Ummar, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the abdomen by a soldier while trying to help another person who had also been shot and killed during clashes with security forces at a demonstration protesting the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. Earlier, a third person was killed in the clashes. More on the incident

      • a-Tayeb Saleh Muhammad Saleh Shhadeh

        20 year-old, resident of Huwara, Nablus district, killed on 25 Jul 2014 in Huwarah, Nablus district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the head when he fired firecrackers at police officers in clashes that erupted shortly after the fatal shooting of a Palestinian by a settler. More on the incident

      • Nasri Mahmoud Nasri Taqatqah

        14 year-old, resident of Beit Fajjar, Bethlehem district, killed on 25 Jul 2014 in Beit Fajjar, Bethlehem district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by soldiers’ fire during clashes that developed during a demonstration to protest the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. More on the incident

      • 'Eid Rabah 'Abd al-Qader Fdeilat

        28 year-old, resident of al-'Arrub Camp, Hebron district, killed on 25 Jul 2014 in al-'Arrub R.C, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the chest and legs by soldiers who erected a flying roadblock near his home. Shot as he fled the soldiers after he had an altercation with them because they kept his brothers from coming to the iftar meal to break the Ramadan fast. The military alleges that he was shot after trying to snatch a soldier’s gun. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Ziad 'Abd al-Fatah A'araj

        17 year-old, resident of Qalandiya, al-Quds district, killed on 24 Jul 2014 in Qalandia R.C, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the head, arm and leg by security forces during clashes at a demonstration at Qalandia Checkpoint protesting the military’s actions in Operation Protective Edge. According to B’Tselem’s investigation, the man neither fired nor was he armed as the military alleged. Our investigation indicates there was Palestinian gunfire during the protest, but at a later stage, after al-A'araj had been killed. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Qassem Muhammad Hamamreh

        20 year-old, resident of Husan, Bethlehem district, killed on 23 Jul 2014 in Husan, Bethlehem district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by a Border Police officer after he threw stones during clashes at Husan that followed the funeral of Mahmoud Hamamreh who had been killed by soldiers’ fire the day before. More on the incident

      • Mahmoud Saleh 'Ali Hamamreh

        29 year-old, resident of Husan, Bethlehem district, injured on 22 Jul 2014 in Husan, Bethlehem district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 23 Jul 2014. Additional information: Shot in the chest by soldiers when he stepped out of his grocery shop to observe the clashes under way at the village. Died of his wounds shortly after reaching hospital. More on the incident

      • Mahmoud Hatem Mahmoud Shawamreh

        26 year-old, resident of a-Ram, al-Quds district, killed on 21 Jul 2014 in a-Ram, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the abdomen by soldiers after he lobbed Molotov cocktail at a military jeep. More on the incident

      • Munir Ahmad Hamdan al-Badarin

        18 year-old, resident of a-Samu', Hebron district, killed on 14 Jul 2014 next to a-Samu', Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers concealed in ambush while he and others were throwing stones at Route 317. More on the incident

      • Yusef Ahmad Bani Gharrah

        19 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, killed on 01 Jul 2014 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by several shots to the upper torso while walking in the street in the company of several other young men. The shots were fired by uniformed and plainclothes Israeli security forces who were on an arrest raid in the refugee camp.

    • June

      • Mustafa Husseini Taher Aslan

        23 year-old, resident of Qalandiya Camp, al-Quds district, injured on 20 Jun 2014 at a checkpoint near Qalandia R.C, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 25 Jun 2014. Additional information: Shot in the head by soldiers who entered Qalandiya refugee camp during Operation Brother's Keeper, while he was on the roof of his house. Died of his wounds on 25 June 2014. According to the IDF Spokesperson, an improvised grenade was hurled in the incident at a soldier, who was lightly wounded.

      • Ahmad Sa'id So'ud Khaled

        27 year-old, resident of Ein Beit al-Maa R.C, Nablus district, killed on 22 Jun 2014 in Nablus, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by security forces that entered Nablus during Operation Brother's Keeper, after he moved towards them and did not respond to their calls to stop. Suffered from mental illness.

      • Muhammad Jihad Muhammad Dudin

        15 year-old, resident of Dura, Hebron district, killed on 20 Jun 2014 in Dura, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers in clashes that began in Dura after troops entering the town during Operation Brother's Keeper.

      • Ahmad 'Arafat Husseini Samad'ah

        20 year-old, resident of al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 16 Jun 2014 in al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers in clashes that began in al-Jalazun refugee camp after troops entered the camp during Operation Brother's Keeper. According to the army, he took part in stone-throwing.

      • 'Alaa Muhammad 'Awad 'Odeh

        30 year-old, resident of Huwara, Nablus district, killed on 02 Jun 2014 in Za'tara, Nablus district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot to death by soldiers and Border Police officers at Za'tara checkpoint after he fired at them with a gun and injured a soldier.

    • May

      • Nadim Siyam Ahmad Nawarah

        17 year-old, resident of Ramallah, killed on 15 May 2014 in Bitunya, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the chest and killed in a demonstration that included stone-throwing. Was not throwing stones when killed. Another person was killed in the incident. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Mahmoud 'Odeh Salameh

        16 year-old, resident of al-Mazra'a al-Qibliya, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 15 May 2014 in Bitunya, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the back and killed in a demonstration that included stone-throwing. Was not throwing stones when killed. Another person was killed in the incident. More on the incident

    • March

      • Hamzah Jamal 'Abd a-Salam Abu al-Heija

        21 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, killed on 22 Mar 2014 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the course of an arrest raid to apprehend him. Abu al-Heija holed up in a home, and exchanges of gunfire between him and Border Police officers of the Special Central Unit ensued. The police also fired a rocket at the house. Abu al-Heija was shot outside the home in which he had holed up. Earlier, another person had been killed in the refugee camp while throwing Molotov cocktails at security personnel in the course of clashes that erupted there. Another person was killed while carrying Abu al-Heija’s body.

      • Muhammad 'Omar Saleh Abu Zeinah

        21 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, killed on 22 Mar 2014 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot while carrying the body of Hamzah Abu al-Heija who had been killed just before by security personnel gunfire. Abu al-Heija had been killed in the course of an arrest raid to apprehend him. Before Abu al-Heija, another person had been killed while throwing Molotov cocktails at security personnel in the course of clashes that erupted in the refugee camp.

      • Yazan Mahmoud Bassem Jabarin

        19 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, killed on 22 Mar 2014 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot while throwing Molotov cocktails at security personnel in clashes between residents of the refugee camp and troops on an arrest raid to apprehend Hamzah Abu al-Heija. Abu al-Heija was killed by security forces’ gunfire shortly thereafter and another person in the refugee camp was killed while carrying Abu al-Heija’s body.

      • Yusef Sami Yusef a-Shwamrah

        14 year-old, resident of Deir al-'Asal al-Foqa, Hebron district, killed on 19 Mar 2014 in Deir al-'Asal al-Foqa, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Fired at by soldiers in ambush after he and two friends went through a gap in the Security Barrier in order to gather the gundelia plant. More on the incident

      • Saji Sayel Muhammad Jarab'ah

        20 year-old, resident of Beitin, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 10 Mar 2014 next to Beitin, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Sustained gunfire wound to the head when soldiers fired at him from ambush near Route 60. Military says he had been throwing stones at the road. More on the incident

      • Raed 'Alaa a-Din Nafe'a Z'eiter

        38 year-old, killed on 10 Mar 2014 in Jericho, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: A Palestinian and Jordanian citizen. Shot by Israeli soldiers at Allenby Crossing, the crossing between the West Bank and Jordan. Shot after he argued with a soldier and shoved him.

    • February

      • Mu'taz 'Abd a-Rahim Ahmad Washahah

        26 year-old, resident of Bir Zeit, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 27 Feb 2014 in Bir Zeit, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by gunfire at his family’s home when he refused to give himself up to the security forces who had come to apprehend him. The house was partially destroyed in the course of the operation.

    • January

      • Muhammad Mahmoud 'Abd al-'Aziz Mubarak

        20 year-old, resident of al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 29 Jan 2014 next to 'Ein Siniya, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers. According to the military, the soldiers fired after Mubarak opened fire at a nearby military tower.

  • 2013

    • December

      • Saleh Samir 'Abd a-Rahman Yasin

        27 year-old, resident of Qalqiliya, killed on 19 Dec 2013 in Qalqiliyah, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Member of Palestinian security forces. Fired at soldiers and then shot to death by them. According to IDF Spokesperson, the soldiers were on site for an arrest operation.

      • Nafe'a Jamil Nafe'a a-S'adi

        23 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, killed on 18 Dec 2013 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Active member of military branch of Islamic Jihad. Killed in exchanges of fire between armed Palestinians and Israeli SWAT team (Special Central Unit). According to IDF Spokesperson, the troops were on site for an arrest operation.

      • Wajih Wajdi Wajih a-Ramahi

        15 year-old, resident of al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 07 Dec 2013 in al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Was present in a place where teenagers were throwing stones at soldiers located approximately 200 meters away when soldiers shot him in the back. B’Tselem does not have information as to whether or not a-Ramahi took part in the stone-throwing. More on the incident

    • November

      • Mahmoud Wajih 'Abd al-Hamid 'Awwad

        25 year-old, resident of Atarot, Ramallah and al-Bira district, injured on 01 Mar 2013 next to Qalandia, al-Quds district, by gunfire rubber-coated metal bullets, and died on 28 Nov 2013. Additional information: Hit in the back of the head by a rubber-coated metal bullet fired by a soldier in clashes near Qalandiya Checkpoint. Died of his wounds on 28 November 2013. More on the incident

      • Musa Muhammad Musa Makhamreh

        21 year-old, resident of Yatta, Hebron district, killed on 26 Nov 2013 in Yatta, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Member of Mujahidin Advocacy Council. Military, ISA and police forces fired at his car in course of arrest raid. Another armed Palestinian who was in the car with him was also killed. A third member of same armed group was killed in the course of an operation for his arrest in al-Karmil.

      • Muhammad Fouad Jamil Neiroukh

        30 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 26 Nov 2013 in Yatta, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Member of Mujahidin Advocacy Council. Military, ISA and police forces fired at his car in course of arrest raid. Another armed Palestinian who was in the car with him was also killed. A third member of same armed group was killed in the course of an operation for his arrest in al-Karmil.

      • Mahmoud Khaled Mahmoud Najar

        22 year-old, resident of Yatta, Hebron district, killed on 26 Nov 2013 in al-Karmil, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Member of Mujahidin Advocacy Council. Military, ISA and police forces fired at him on roof of his home in course of arrest raid in which two other members of same armed group were killed in their car in Yatta.

      • Bashir Sami Salem Habanin

        28 year-old, resident of Merkah, Jenin district, killed on 07 Nov 2013 in Za'tara, Nablus district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot to death by Border Police officers and soldiers after he fired firecrackers at Tapuah Junction.

      • Anas Fouad Rifa'i al-Atrash

        23 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 07 Nov 2013 in a-Sawahrah a-Sharqiyah, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot after exiting his brother’s car when it stopped at the Container Checkpoint. According to the police, he attempted to stab a Border Police officer at the checkpoint.

    • October

      • Ahmad 'Imad Yusef Tazaz'ah

        21 year-old, resident of Qabatiyah, Jenin district, killed on 31 Oct 2013 in Qabatiyah, Jenin district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by shooting during a confrontation with military forces in a market near Qabatiya. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Rabah Shukri 'Asi

        27 year-old, resident of Beit Liqya, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 22 Oct 2013 next to Bil'in, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire. Additional information: Member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Killed during an exchange of gunfire with soldiers when they came to arrest him in a cave in which he was hiding.

      • Yunes Ahmad Mahmoud a-Radaydeh

        27 year-old, resident of Beit Hanina al-Balad, al-Quds district, killed on 17 Oct 2013 in a-Ram, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers after breaking into a military base while driving a tractor.

    • September

      • Islam Husam Sa'id Tubasi

        20 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, killed on 17 Sep 2013 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Injured by bullets fired in the course of a joint police and military raid to arrest him at home. Died of his wounds later that day.

    • August

      • Karim Subhi Muhammad Saleh

        17 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, injured on 20 Aug 2013 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets, and died on 31 Aug 2013. Additional information: Injured by shots fired by soldiers during clashes and exchanges of gunfire in the course of an arrest operation at the refugee camp. Took part in stone-throwing at the soldiers. Died of his wounds about ten days later. Another man was killed in the same incident.

      • Jihad Mansur Harbi Aslan

        20 year-old, resident of Qalandiya Camp, al-Quds district, killed on 26 Aug 2013 in Qalandia R.C, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Injured by military fire during clashes that erupted in the course of an arrest in the refugee camp. Took part in stone-throwing at the Israeli security forces during the clashes. Died of his wounds later that day. Two other people were killed in the same incident. More on the incident

      • Yunes Jamal Muhammad Jahjouh

        22 year-old, resident of Qalandiya Camp, al-Quds district, killed on 26 Aug 2013 in Qalandia R.C, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by military fire during clashes that erupted in the course of an arrest at the refugee camp. Took part in stone-throwing at the Israeli security forces during the clashes. Two other people were killed in the same incident. More on the incident

      • Rubin 'Abd a-Rahman Hussein Zayed

        34 year-old, resident of Qalandiya Camp, al-Quds district, killed on 26 Aug 2013 in Qalandia R.C, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: UNRWA employee. Killed by military fire during clashes that erupted in the course of an arrest in the refugee camp. Took no part in the clashes. Two other people were killed in the same incident. More on the incident

      • Majd Muhammad Ahmad Lahlouh

        20 year-old, resident of Jenin R.C, killed on 20 Aug 2013 in Jenin R.C, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by military fire during clashes and exchanges of gunfire that took place in the course of an arrest at the refugee camp. Took part in stone-throwing at the Israeli security forces. Another person who was injured in the same incident died of his wounds about ten days later.

    • July

      • Mu'taz Idris 'Abd al-Fatah Sharawnah

        18 year-old, resident of Dura, Hebron district, killed on 02 Jul 2013 in Dura, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the back during clashes with IDF force.

    • June

      • Khaled Jamal Muhammad Kharyush

        28 year-old, resident of Tulkarm R.C, injured on 04 Apr 2004 in Tulkarm R.C, by gunfire, and died on 11 Jun 2013. Killed when participating in hostilities

    • April

      • Naji 'Abd a-Salam Naji al-Balbisi

        19 year-old, resident of Anabta, Tulkarm district, killed on 03 Apr 2013 at a checkpoint near 'Anabta, Tulkarm district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot in the back by soldiers near the Einav/Anabta checkpoint after arriving there with several other people, one of whom threw a Molotov cocktail at the guard tower. The Palestinian who threw the Molotov cocktail was also killed. More on the incident

      • 'Amer Ibrahim Naji Nassar

        18 year-old, resident of Anabta, Tulkarm district, killed on 03 Apr 2013 at a checkpoint near 'Anabta, Tulkarm district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers near the Einav/Anabta checkpoint after he threw a Molotov cocktail at the guard tower. Another person was killed with him. More on the incident

    • March

      • Mahmoud 'Adel Fares a-Titi

        22 year-old, resident of al-Fawwar Camp, Hebron district, killed on 12 Mar 2013 in al-Fawwar R.C, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers who entered a refugee camp in a vehicle and began firing after their vehicle got stuck and civilians in the camp threw stones at them.

      • Muhammad Samih Hussein 'Asfur

        22 year-old, resident of A'bud, Ramallah and al-Bira district, injured on 22 Feb 2013 in 'Abud, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire rubber-coated metal bullets, and died on 07 Mar 2013. Additional information: Wounded in the head during a demonstration in the course of which youths threw stones, and died of his injuries in an Israeli hospital about two weeks later. More on the incident

    • January

      • Lubna Munir Sa'id al-Hanash

        21 year-old, resident of Bethlehem, killed on 23 Jan 2013 next to al-'Arrub R.C, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Wounded by soldiers' firing alongside Route 60 while she was walking on the grounds of Al-'Arrub College. The military alleged that a Molotov cocktail was thrown at that location. B'Tselem has no information to confirm this. More on the incident

      • Saleh Ahmad Suliman al-'Amarin

        15 year-old, resident of al-'Aza Camp, Bethlehem district, injured on 18 Jan 2013 in 'Aydah R.C, Bethlehem district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 23 Jan 2013. Additional information: Wounded when shot in the head during a confrontation that developed in front of the military guard tower near Rachel's Tomb, between Palestinian youths and soldiers. He died of his injuries a few days later.

      • Samir Ahmad Muhammad 'Awad

        16 year-old, resident of Budrus, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 15 Jan 2013 in Budrus, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Died when shot by soldiers near the Separation Barrier. He had crossed the first barbed wire fence in the barrier and was shot in the back and the head while trying to flee an ambush by soldiers on his way back to Budrus. More on the incident

      • 'Udai Muhammad Salameh Darawish

        21 year-old, resident of Dura, Hebron district, killed on 12 Jan 2013 in a-Ramadin, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Shot by soldiers as he entered Israel for the purpose of work. Did not have an entry permit. More on the incident

  • 2012

    • December

      • Muhammad Ziad 'Awad a-Salaymeh

        17 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 12 Dec 2012 in Hebron, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killled trying to cross Checkpoint 160 in Hebron after attacking a Border Policewoman who was standing at the checkpoint, while he was holding a cigarette lighter made to look like a gun.

      • Hatem Mustafa Hussein Shadid

        38 year-old, resident of Illar, Tulkarm district, killed on 03 Dec 2012 next to Deir Sharaf, Nablus district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed after using an ax to attack passengers in a military vehicle he crashed into. According to the IDF spokesman, the shooter works for the General Security Services.

    • November

      • Hamdi Muhammad Jawad Musa al-Fallah

        22 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 19 Nov 2012 in Halhul, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed while aiming a laser pen at soldiers during confrontations between them and Palestinians near the Halhul-Hebron bridge on Route 35. More on the incident

      • Rushdi Mahmoud Hassan a-Tamimi

        30 year-old, resident of a-Nabi Saleh, Ramallah and al-Bira district, injured on 17 Nov 2012 in a-Nabi Saleh, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 19 Nov 2012. Additional information: Wounded by soldiers' firing during a demonstration in which youths threw stones at the soldiers. Died of his injuries two days later. More on the incident

    • July

      • Hassan Badi'a 'Omar a-Tabar

        47 year-old, resident of Beitillu, Ramallah and al-Bira district, injured on 29 Jul 2012 at a checkpoint near a-Za'ayem, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 30 Jul 2012. Additional information: Killed when Border Police fired at the car in which he was riding, together with other workers, at the entrance to the a-Za'eem checkpoint. The car was transporting workers to employment in Israel without permits and the driver tried to flee from the checkpoint. More on the incident

    • April

      • Rashad Dhib Hassan Shawakhah

        27 year-old, resident of Rammun, Ramallah and al-Bira district, injured on 27 Mar 2012 in Rammun, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 02 Apr 2012. Additional information: Killed after being shot by soldiers in civilian clothing and uniformed soldiers. Two of the soldiers in civilian clothing had approached his house after midnight; he and his two brothers, suspecting thieves, went out to meet them armed with a knife and a club. The soldiers did not identify themselves and fired initially at one of his brothers. When he and his other brother responded by trying to attack the soldiers, they fired at them, too. Uniformed soldiers who arrived at the scene shot him again while he was lying injured on the ground. He died of his wounds six days later. More on the incident

    • March

      • Zakaria Jamal Muhammad Abu 'Arram

        16 year-old, resident of Yatta, Hebron district, killed on 08 Mar 2012 in Yatta, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed after shot by a soldier who was stabbed in the throat. After he was stabbed, the soldier opened fire towards a group of young people who fled the scene. Zakaria Abu 'Arram was killed and the attacker who stabbed the soldier was injured.

    • February

      • Tal'at 'Abd a-Rahman Ziad Ramyeh

        25 year-old, resident of a-Ram, al-Quds district, killed on 24 Feb 2012 in a-Ram, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed during clashes between demonstrators and soldiers at the north-east entrance to a-Ram, after setting fire works against the soldiers.

  • 2011

    • December

      • Mustafa 'Abd a-Razaq Mustafa a-Tamimi

        28 year-old, resident of a-Nabi Saleh, Ramallah and al-Bira district, injured on 09 Dec 2011 in a-Nabi Saleh, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire tear gas grenade, and died on 10 Dec 2011. Additional information: Killed at the weekly demonstration in a-Nabi Saleh, when he was struck in the head by a tear-gas canister while he was throwing stones. More on the incident

    • September

      • 'Issam Kamal 'Abed Badran

        37 year-old, resident of Qusrah, Nablus district, killed on 23 Sep 2011 next to Qusrah, Nablus district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by soldiers who opened gunfire at Palestinians who had thrown stones at them. The soldiers came to the village after settlers had gone onto Palestinian land south of the village.

    • August

      • Mu'atasem 'Issa 'Othman 'Adwan

        22 year-old, resident of Qalandiya Camp, al-Quds district, killed on 01 Aug 2011 in Qalandia R.C, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by soldiers’ gunfire at end of arrest action, when he was standin with a group of people throwing stones at the soldiers.

      • 'Ali Hassan 'Abed Khalifah

        25 year-old, resident of Qalandiya Camp, al-Quds district, killed on 01 Aug 2011 in Qalandia R.C, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by soldiers’ gunfire at end of arrest action, when he was standin with a group of people throwing stones at the soldiers.

    • July

      • Ibrahim 'Omar Muhammad Sarhan

        21 year-old, resident of al-Far'a Camp, Tubas district, killed on 13 Jul 2011 in al-Far'ah R.C, Tubas district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by gunfire of soldiers on an arrest mission; when the soldiers encountered him, they ordered him to stop and shot him when he did not obey. More on the incident

      • Jalal Khalil Ibrahim al-Masri

        28 year-old, resident of Abu Tur, East Jerusalem district, injured on 20 Jan 2011 at a checkpoint near Halhul, Hebron district, by gunfire bullets, and died on 01 Jul 2011. Additional information: Wounded by soldiers’ gunfire after he did not stop at a flying checkpoint, he died from his wounds about six months later.

    • January

      • Salem Muhammad Sami Samudi

        23 year-old, resident of al-Yamun, Jenin district, killed on 20 Jan 2011 in Mevo Dotan, Jenin district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed in an exchange of gunfire with soldiers at the Mevo Dotan checkpoint.

      • Khaldun Majed Ahmad Samudi

        25 year-old, resident of al-Yamun, Jenin district, killed on 08 Jan 2011 in Jordan Valley, West Bank district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by soldiers’ gunfire at the Hamra checkpoint.

      • 'Omar Salim Suliman al-Qawasmeh

        66 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 07 Jan 2011 in Hebron, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by gunfire of soldiers who had forced their way into his bedroom in the early morning hours during an arrest operation.

      • Ahmad Mahmoud Muhammad Masalmani

        23 year-old, resident of Tubas, killed on 02 Jan 2011 in Hamra, Jericho district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by soldiers’ gunfire at the Hamra checkpoint.

  • 2010

    • October

      • Maamun Taysir Yasin a-Natsheh

        24 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 08 Oct 2010 in Hebron, by gunfire. Additional information: On Israel’s wanted list, he was killed during an exchange of gunfire with security forces while he was hiding in a house in the Jabal Juhar neighborhood in Hebron.

      • Nasha't Na'im al-Karmi

        34 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 08 Oct 2010 in Hebron, by gunfire. Additional information: On Israel’s wanted list, he was killed during an exchange of gunfire with security forces while he was hiding in a house in the Jabal Juhar neighborhood in Hebron.

      • 'Iz a-Din Saleh 'Abd al-Karim Kawazbah

        35 year-old, resident of Sa'ir, Hebron district, killed on 03 Oct 2010 in a-Za'ayem, al-Quds district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by a border policeman’s gunfire while he tried to sneak into Israel to work, near the Separation Barrier in a-Za’ayem, East Jerusalem.

    • September

      • Iyad Ass'ad Ahmad Abu Shalbayah

        38 year-old, resident of Nur Shams R.C, Tulkarm district, killed on 17 Sep 2010 in Nur Shams R.C, Tulkarm district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed, during an arrest operation, by soldiers’ gunfire in the Nur Shams refugee camp.

    • July

      • Bilal Ibrahim Mahmoud Abu Lebdeh

        26 year-old, resident of Qalqiliya, killed on 22 Jul 2010 in Barkan, Nablus district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed by soldiers' gunfire when he tried to enter the Barkan settlement around 4:00 A.M.

    • June

      • Ziad Badawi Musa al-Julani

        40 year-old, resident of Shu'fat, East Jerusalem district, killed on 11 Jun 2010 in Wadi al-Joz, East Jerusalem district, by gunfire bullets. Additional information: Killed by Border Police gunfire after the car he was driving struck a few border policemen in Wadi al-Joz, East Jerusalem.

    • April

      • 'Ali Isma'il 'Abd al-Qader a-Sawity

        24 year-old, resident of Beit 'Awwa, Hebron district, killed on 26 Apr 2010 in Beit 'Awwa, Hebron district, by gunfire. Additional information: Wanted since 2007, he was killed in an exchange of gunfire with soldiers who surrounded his brother-in-law’s house, where he was hiding.

    • March

      • Muhammad Feisal Mahmoud Kawarek

        19 year-old, resident of Awarta, Nablus district, killed on 21 Mar 2010 next to 'Awarta, Nablus district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed with his relative Saleh Qawariq by soldiers’ gunfire while looking for metal on farmland east of ‘Awarta.

      • Salah Muhammad Kamel Kawarek

        19 year-old, resident of Awarta, Nablus district, killed on 21 Mar 2010 next to 'Awarta, Nablus district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed with his relative Muhammad Qawariq by soldiers’ gunfire while looking for metal on farmland east of ‘Awarta.

      • Usaid Abd al-Naser Muhammad Qadus

        17 year-old, resident of Iraq Burin, Nablus district, injured on 20 Mar 2010 in 'Iraq Burin, Nablus district, by gunfire, and died on 21 Mar 2010. Additional information: Killed by soldier’s gunfire during a demonstration held by residents of Iraq Burin in the village. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Ibrahim 'Abd al-Qader Qadus

        15 year-old, resident of Iraq Burin, Nablus district, killed on 20 Mar 2010 in 'Iraq Burin, Nablus district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed by soldier’s gunfire during a demonstration held by residents of Iraq Burin in the village. More on the incident

    • February

      • Faiz Ahmad Sa'id Faraj

        41 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 12 Feb 2010 in Hebron, by gunfire. Additional information: The army contends that he was shot after he tried to stab soldiers. B'Tselem’s investigation indicates that he and soldiers had a physical altercation, after which he moved away from them. The soldiers then fired at him, hitting him in the leg. When he fell, the soldiers shot several times. The soldiers then delayed him from receiving medical treatment and he died of his wounds. More on the incident

  • 2009

    • December

      • Nader 'Abd al-Jabbar Muhammad a-Sarkaji

        40 year-old, resident of Nablus, killed on 26 Dec 2009 in Nablus, by gunfire. Additional information: Shot to death by soldiers without warning after they encircled his house and ordered him to go outside. More on the incident

      • Ghassan Fathi Nayef Abu Sharkh

        37 year-old, resident of Nablus, killed on 26 Dec 2009 in Nablus, by gunfire. Additional information: Shot to death by soldiers without warning after they encircled his house and ordered him to go outside. More on the incident

      • 'Anan Suliman Mustafa Subuh

        36 year-old, resident of Nablus, killed on 26 Dec 2009 in Nablus, by gunfire. Additional information: Soldiers shot him to death inside his house after he refused to reply to their calls to go outside to them. More on the incident

    • October

      • Mahdi Sa'id Muhammad Abu 'Ayash

        17 year-old, resident of Beit Ummar, Hebron district, injured on 04 Mar 2009 in Beit Ummar, Hebron district, by gunfire, and died on 12 Oct 2009. Additional information: Wounded by a shot to the head while he was in the street with a group of youths some of whom threw stones at an army vehicle.

    • September

      • Rabi' Walid 'Issa a-Tawil

        22 year-old, resident of Zur Baher, East Jerusalem district, killed on 22 Sep 2009 in Beitar Illit, Bethlehem district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed by gunfire at his auto when he tried to leave a gas station near Mevo Betar. An army jeep tried to block his way, and when he continued, soldiers got out of the jeep and opened massive gunfire at this auto. More on the incident

      • 'Obaydah Maher 'Abd al-Mu'ti al-Qudsi

        26 year-old, resident of Hebron, injured on 26 Aug 2009 in Hebron, by gunfire, and died on 13 Sep 2009. Additional information: Shot after he tried to stab a soldier at Police Square Checkpoint (a-Zawiya Gate).

    • August

      • Muhammad Riad Nayef 'Alian

        15 year-old, resident of al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 31 Aug 2009 next to Beit El, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed by gunfire of soldiers who were in an army observation post at the entrance to the Beit El settlement, while he was 70 meters from the tower, at night. According to the army, he threw a petrol bomb.

    • June

      • 'Aqel Sadeq 'Abd a-Rahman Srur

        36 year-old, resident of Ni'lin, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 05 Jun 2009 in Ni'lin, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire 0.22-caliber bullets. Additional information: Killed during a demonstration next to the Separation Barrier in N'ilin. More on the incident

    • May

      • 'Abd al-Majid 'Ali 'Abdallah Dudin

        47 year-old, resident of Dura, Hebron district, killed on 28 May 2009 next to Dier al-'Asal a-Tahta, Hebron district, by gunfire. Additional information: Wanted by Israel, he was killed when soldier came to arrest him.

      • Hamam Muhammad Burhan Naser a-Din

        18 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 06 May 2009 in Hebron, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed while he tried to enter al-Haram al-Ibrahimi Mosque (Cave of Machpelah).

    • April

      • Muhammad 'Ali Nawar Hamdan

        16 year-old, resident of al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 17 Apr 2009 next to al-Jalazun R.C, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed while he and his friends were about to hurl petrol bombs at houses in a settlement.

      • Bassem Ibrahim Ahmad Abu Rahma

        31 year-old, resident of Bil'in, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 17 Apr 2009 in Bil'in, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire tear gas grenade. Additional information: Killed during a demonstration. More on the incident

      • Iyad 'Azmi 'Ali 'Aweisat

        21 year-old, resident of Zur Baher, East Jerusalem district, killed on 07 Apr 2009 in Zur Baher, East Jerusalem district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed after he tried to run over a border policeman during the demolition of a house in the village.

    • March

      • Faiz Fares Faiz 'Ata

        15 year-old, resident of Deir Abu Mash'al, Ramallah and al-Bira district, killed on 11 Mar 2009 in Deir Abu Mash'al, Ramallah and al-Bira district, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed by a shot in the back when soldiers chased him and his friends after they had thrown petrol bombs. His friend was injured and taken for treatment inside Israel.

    • February

      • 'Iz a-Din Radwan Radwan al-Jamal

        14 year-old, resident of Hebron, killed on 13 Feb 2009 in Hebron, by gunfire 0.22-caliber bullets. Additional information: Killed while standing on the roof of a house and throwing stones at soldiers at the pharmacy checkpoint. More on the incident

      • 'Alaa 'Issam Sharif Abu a-Rob

        22 year-old, resident of Qabatiyah, Jenin district, killed on 05 Feb 2009 in Qabatiyah, Jenin district, by gunfire. Additional information: Member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. he was killed when soldiers who had come to his house shot him and later blew up the house.

      • Taysir Shehdeh Muhammad Manasrah

        27 year-old, resident of Bani Na'im, Hebron district, killed on 02 Feb 2009 in South Mount Hebron, by gunfire. Additional information: Killed while trying to sneak into Israel in his car.

118 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the West Bank, after operation Cast Lead

  • 2014

    • October: 3
    • September: 4
    • August: 7
    • July: 14
    • June: 5
    • May: 2
    • March: 6
    • February: 1
    • January: 1
    • Total: 43
  • 2013

    • December: 3
    • November: 6
    • October: 3
    • September: 1
    • August: 5
    • July: 1
    • June: 1
    • April: 2
    • March: 2
    • January: 4
    • Total: 28
  • 2012

    • December: 2
    • November: 2
    • July: 1
    • April: 1
    • March: 1
    • February: 1
    • Total: 8
  • 2011

    • December: 1
    • September: 1
    • August: 2
    • July: 2
    • January: 4
    • Total: 10
  • 2010

    • October: 3
    • September: 1
    • July: 1
    • June: 1
    • April: 1
    • March: 4
    • February: 1
    • Total: 12
  • 2009

    • December: 3
    • October: 1
    • September: 2
    • August: 1
    • June: 1
    • May: 2
    • April: 3
    • March: 1
    • February: 3
    • Total: 17