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

  • 2016

    • June

      • al-Majd 'Abdallah 'Abdallah al-Khadur

        18 years old, resident of Bani Na'im, Hebron District, killed on 24 Jun 2016 next to Kiryat Arba, Hebron District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot and killed by soldiers after deliberately ramming her car into another car that was at a hitchhiking station at the entrance to Kiryat Arba.

      • Ansar Husam Hifzi Harshah

        24 years old, resident of Qaffin, Tulkarm District, killed on 02 Jun 2016 in 'Anabta, Tulkarm District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot and killed by soldiers at ‘Anabta Checkpoint. She had arrived at the checkpoint armed with a knife. Shot when she no longer posed a danger.

    • May

      • Sawsan 'Ali Dawood Mansur

        18 years old, resident of Bidu, al-Quds District, killed on 23 May 2016 in Bidu, al-Quds District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead at the Bidu checkpoint. According to a statement by the Israel Police Spokesperson, she was shot when she approached the checkpoint, knife in hand, and did not heed calls by the police to halt.

    • April

      • Maram Saleh Hassan Abu Isma'il

        23 years old, resident of Qatanna, al-Quds District, killed on 27 Apr 2016 at a checkpoint near Qalandia R.C, al-Quds District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead by civilian security guards at Qalandiya Checkpoint, apparently while holding a knife. When shot she was about 15 meters away from the security guards and posed no real threat to anyone. Her 16-year-old brother who was with her, was shot dead immediately thereafter. More on the incident

    • March

      • Fadwa Ahmad Muhammad Abu Teir

        50 years old, resident of Um Tuba, East Jerusalem District, killed on 08 Mar 2016 in Old City (Jerusalem), East Jerusalem District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead when she tried to stab Border Police officers on al-Wad (Ha-Gai) Street.

      • Amani Hussni 'Abdallah Sabatin

        33 years old, resident of Husan, Bethlehem District, killed on 04 Mar 2016 in Gush Etzion, Bethlehem District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead by soldiers at Gush Etzion Junction after she hit a military officer with her car and was suspected of perpetrating an attack. According to a statement by the IDF Spokesperson, the officer The settler sustained light injuries.

    • February

      • Kalzar Muhammad 'Abd al-Halim Muhammad 'Azmi al-'Awiwi

        18 years old, resident of Hebron, killed on 13 Feb 2016 in Hebron, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead at al-Awqaf (Tnuva) Checkpoint near the Tomb of the Patriarchs, after stabbing a Palestinian civilian. According to a statement by the IDF Spokesperson, no soldiers were injured in the incident.

  • 2015

    • December

      • Mahdiyah Muhammad Ibrahim Hammad

        39 years old, resident of Silwad, Ramallah and al-Bira District, killed on 25 Dec 2015 in Silwad, Ramallah and al-Bira District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Killed by Border Police gunfire while driving her car. According to a statement by the police, the shots were fired during an attempted vehicle attack. B’Tselem’s inquiry has called this contention into question as Hammad slowed her car down as she approached the officers.

      • Maram Ramez 'Abed Hasunah

        20 years old, resident of Nablus, killed on 01 Dec 2015 in 'Einav, Tulkarm District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead by soldiers at Einav Checkpoint when she approached it, knife in hand.

    • November

      • Samah 'Abd al-Mumin Ahmad 'Abdallah

        18 years old, resident of 'Ammuriyah, Nablus District, injured on 23 Nov 2015 in Huwarah, Nablus District, by live ammunition, and died on 16 Dec 2015. Additional information: Critically wounded by soldiers’ gunfire as she passed through a checkpoint in a car, with relatives. According to media reports, the gunfire was targeting a Palestinian youth who was trying to stabs Israelis at a nearby hitchhiking station. He, too, was killed.

      • Rasha Muhammad Hamed Rayan

        24 years old, resident of Qalqiliya, killed on 09 Nov 2015 in Qalqiliyah, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead at HaPerot (the Fruit) Checkpoint by security guards from the Land Crossings Authority after drawing a knife and not heeding their calls to halt, when she was about 10 meters away from them.

      • Tharwat Ibrahim Suliman a-Sha'rawi

        72 years old, resident of Hebron, killed on 06 Nov 2015 in Hebron, by live ammunition. Additional information: Shot dead by soldiers standing on a road, after they suspected she was trying to run some of them over. The soldiers continued firing at her even after the car passed them. More on the incident

    • September

      • Hadil Salah a-Din Sadeq al-Hashlamun

        18 years old, resident of Hebron, killed on 22 Sep 2015 in Hebron, by live ammunition. Additional information: Fatally wounded by soldiers’ gunfire at the Police (Shoter) Checkpoint, while carrying a concealed knife on her person. Soldiers called for her stop as she was on her way out of the checkpoint, fired at her legs, then immediately fired at her upper body. She died of her wounds later the same day. More on the incident

  • 2013

    • January

      • Lubna Munir Sa'id al-Hanash

        21 years old, resident of Bethlehem, killed on 23 Jan 2013 next to al-'Arrub R.C, Hebron District, by live ammunition. Additional information: Hit by shots a soldier fired near Route 60 while she was walking on the grounds of Al-‘ Arrub College, after a Molotov cocktail was thrown at an Israeli car traveling along the road ahead of the vehicle in which the soldier who fired and the second-in-command of the Yehuda Brigade were passengers. More on the incident

14 Palestinian women killed by Israeli security forces in the West Bank, after operation Cast Lead