Palestinian shot dead in West Bank

Israeli forces detain a Palestinian demonstrator during a protest near the West Bank city of Ramallah on June 5, 2014.

Israeli forces detain a Palestinian demonstrator during a protest near the West Bank city of Ramallah on June 5, 2014.

A Palestinian man has been shot dead by an Israeli settler in the occupied West Bank amid Tel Aviv’s ongoing assault on the Gaza Strip.

The 21-year-old man, Mahmud Shawamreh, was shot between Ar-Ram and the Hizma checkpoints, located north of East al-Quds (Jerusalem), on Monday.

The body of the victim was reportedly taken to Israel.

Following the shooting, a spokeswoman for the Israeli army said that “The incident in which the Palestinian was killed … near Ramallah is being investigated by the military police.”

Tensions in the occupied West Bank have been running high because of Tel Aviv’s ongoing offensive on the besieged Gaza Strip.

Israel began its airstrikes on the besieged enclave on July 8. Last Thursday, thousands of Israeli soldiers launched a ground invasion into the densely-populated strip as well.

The number of the Palestinians killed in 14 days of the Israeli war on the besieged Gaza Strip has risen to 573. The majority of victims are civilians including women, children and the elderly.

Medics say some Palestinians in the besieged enclave have been wounded by a new type of weapon that even doctors with previous experience in war zones do not recognize.

Israel had also used depleted-uranium and white phosphorus shells in the besieged region during their previous assaults.

Medical workers are now raising alarm over a humanitarian crisis in Gaza where hospitals are running low on basic medical supplies.

The UN Security Council has expressed serious concern over the growing number of casualties in the Gaza Strip.

Gaza has been blockaded since June 2007. The blockade has caused a decline in the standards of living, unprecedented levels of unemployment, and unrelenting poverty.

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Martyred By Israeli Occupation Attacks

انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون

May Allah Subhana wa Ta’ ala grant the Shuhada Jannatul Firdaus, and ease it for their families, loved ones and anyone around them. Allahumma Ameen ya Rabbil Alameen. ‘ Inna Lillahi wa ‘ Inna ‘ Ilayhi Raji’un, Allahu Akbar

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* The list of shuhada does not display, the numerous victims of the zionist occupation which are undocumented by media. Nor it displays the victims of the “silent onslaught” due to restrictions of movement, ability to go to hospitals for treatment or life saving surgery, due to lack of medication because of the blockades and so on. For example: The Slow Motion Genocide by the Siege on Gaza only, killed 600 patients since Gaza got under Israeli Siege.

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Neither does this list, display the avoidable mortality. A clear and statistical factual evidence, about the number of deaths due to indecent ruling by occupation forces. For even an occupier has obligations under International Laws, Geneva Convention and the Hague regulations, which it is neglecting. These circumstances, together with deliberate policies of the occupier to neglect and even deny every basic human right, severes avoidable mortality which is totally silenced by media or reporting organisations. While in the Holocaust, 1 on 6 Jewish people directly died of deliberate neglect, so if we believe the facts over 1 million due to avoidable mortality, neither should these same circumstances be ignores which are ongoing in Palestine. For this report displays a avoidable morality of at least 0,5 million Palestinians.

How many more dead corpses of Palestinians does the international community need to see in order to act? How many more cruelties and violations of Human Rights, Regulations and International Law will be needed to intervene so this ongoing warcrime is being stopped once and for all.





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