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15 Jul. '10: Soldier and Officer Convicted in Ni'lin Shooting Exposed by B'Tselem

The special military court convicted Lieutenant Col. Omri Borberg, formerly commander of armored battalion 71 of attempt ed threat s and Staff Sergeant Leonardo Corea of unlawful use of firearms . Bot

Testimony: Soldier fires rubber-coated metal bullet at head of ten-year-old boy in Ni’lin, Jan. 2010

Update : On 1 January 2012 the MAG Corps informed B’Tselem that a Military Police investigation would be opened in the case. On 14 Nov. 2013 The MAG corps notified B'Tselem that the investigation file

B’Tselem investigation: High proportion of injuries from live fire at protests in Ramallah area in Oct. raises concern of disproportionate and unlawful gunfire

Protest near DCO Checkpoint, Ramallah area, 23 Oct. 2015. Photo by Oren Ziv, Since the current round of violence began in early October, B’Tselem has been following with concern the s

Soldier kills Palestinian demonstrator Mustafa Tamimi, 28, by shooting tear-gas canister at him

On Friday, 9 December 2011, the weekly demonstration was held in the village of a-Nabi Saleh, Ramallah District, against settlers’ seizure of land belonging to Palestinian villages in the area. Accord

Human Rights Day in Turmusaya, West Bank: nonviolent Palestinian protest violently dispersed

Update: According to a report in Israeli daily Haaretz , on 10 August 2016 the Department for the Investigation of Police (DIP) announced it was closing the investigation against the police officer in

Al-‘Arrub R.C.: Posters by military warn residents of retribution should their sons throw stones and Molotov cocktails

Update: At about 2:00AM on 28 January 2014, a military arrest raid took place in Abu Dis and al-'Eizariyah, East Jerusalem. The military arrested 16 young men who live in al-'Eizariyah and one from Ab

Soldiers detained 4 children ages six to nine, handcuffed 3 of them. Kafr Qadum, November 15, 2013.

Update: On 5 December 2013 the IDF Spokesperson informed B’Tselem that inquiries were underway with the relevant military bodies. Once their account in the matter is received, the MAG Corps would deci

Three days of unchecked abuse: Israeli soldiers severely abuse six Gazan detainees, incl. three minors

On 10 October 2015, Palestinian youths from al-Bureij Refugee Camp in the central Gaza Strip staged a demonstration near the perimeter fence. B’Tselem’s investigation found that some 300 youths took p

Budrus: Soldiers in ambush shoot and kill Lafy ‘Awad as he fled, 3 years after Samir ‘Awad killed in nearly identical circumstances

Update: On 17 May 2016, the MAG Corps informed B’Tselem that no investigation would be launched into the incident. The MAG Corps stated a preliminary review of the incident did not indicate any suspic

Israeli soldiers raid homes in Kafr Qadum to deter protests against blocking road to the village

Kafr Qadum. Photo by Abdulkarim Sadi, B’Tselem, 15 Feb. 2017 In January B’Tselem documented two incidents in which soldiers entered homes in Kafr Qadum, a village west of the city of Nablus, at night.