Footage of the shooting of Bassem Abu Rahmeh - filmed by David Reeb, 2009

April 2009
Filmed by: 
David Reeb

Friday, 17 April, during a demonstration in Bi'lin, in the Ramallah District, a soldier fired an extended-range tear-gas grenade at Bassem Ibrahim Abu Rahmeh, 30. The grenade left a hole in his chest, causing massive internal bleeding, which led to his death.

Security forces

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.