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Majed Jaradat, 13, beaten during interrogation and imprisoned for two months

On 13 November 2007, soldiers arrested Majed Jaradat, 13, after he threw stones during a demonstration in Sa'ir Village, Hebron District. Jaradat's testimony to B'Tselem indicates that wh...
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13 May 08: Military Police to investigate firing of rubber-coated steel bullet at unarmed demonstrator in Bil'in

Update: On 1 Jan. 2012 the MAG Corps informed B'Tselem that the case would be closed with no indictment. On 3 March 2013 B'Tselem appealed the Corps’ decision. Following a letter from ...
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Investigation into Border Police violence against protesters in a-Nabi Saleh

Update: On 30 January 2012 the Department for the Investigation of Police (DIP) announced that it would not investigate the three allegations of Border Police violence in Chris Whitman’s ...
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Settler shoots at Palestinian demonstrators with soldiers present, 2010

Residents of the village of ‘Asira al-Qibliya in Nablus District held a joint demonstration with Israeli activists from Combatants for Peace and Rabbis for Human Rights, protesting takeov...
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Youth shot this morning by Israeli security forces on Gaza border dies

Update: On 1 January 2012, the office of the military advocate for operational matters notified B’Tselem that it had instructed the military police to investigate the allegations. On 13 ...
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Israeli soldiers fire at Palestinian protesters by perimeter fence, northern Gaza, 29 Dec. 2017

On 29 December 2017, Israeli soldiers fired live ammunition and teargas at Palestinian protesters near the Gaza perimeter fence in the northern Gaza Strip. The demonstration was part of a...

Kafr Qadum: Soldiers plaster notices with photos of four minors, incl. witness below, to deter demonstrating and throwing stones

Raed Shteiwi, 14 I’m 14 and half years old. I’m in the ninth grade in the Kafr Qadum high-school. I’m the eldest son in my family and I have three siblings. We live at the western end of the village,
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Military Police to investigate killing of Bil'in demonstrator from firing of tear-gas canister 15 months ago

Three videos prove the canister was fired directly at Bassem Abu-Rahmeh, but the army ordered the investigation only after threat of High Court petition The Judge Advocate General (JAG), Maj.-Gen. Avi
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New position paper of B'Tselem on right to demonstrate in the Occupied Territories

In recent years, Palestinian, Israeli, and foreign activists have regularly demonstrated against the Separation Barrier in the West Bank. In the past several months, the army has changed its attitude
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Border police officer who shot a Palestinian boy charged with negligent manslaughter

Update : On 30 October 2012, the court acquitted Border Police officer Omri Abu of negligent homicide, while convicting him of negligent use of arms. In addition, the judge asserted that the policeman