2023 – Huwara Rampage

Israeli settlers go on a murderous rampage in the West bank town of Huwara.

On 26 February 2023, hundreds of Israeli settlers went on a violent late-night rampage in Huwara and other Palestinian villages in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, leaving one civilian dead and 100 other Palestinians injured, four critically, and the town ablaze. It was the worst attack stemming from Israeli settler violence in the northern West Bank […]

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2023 – Israeli Snipers kill Christian Women at Catholic Church

Massacre Perpetrator: Israel

Israeli Forces Kill Christian Mother & Daughter in ‘Cold Blood’ Inside Gaza Church

On Saturday, Israeli snipers killed two Palestinian Christian women – an elderly mother and her daughter – at the Holy Family Church in Gaza’s Al-Zaytoun neighborhood. The incident occurred as Nahida Khalil Boulos Anton and her daughter Samar Kamal Anton were walking to the Sister’s Convent within the church compound, where approximately 600 displaced people, mostly Palestinian Christians, had sought refuge from ongoing bombardment.

Israeli tanks, having surrounded the Catholic parish, opened fire on those moving within its courtyard, as reported by Wafa news agency and the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem. This attack resulted in the deaths of Nahida and Samar, with seven other individuals injured while attempting to shield others inside the church.

The Latin Patriarchate condemned these actions, emphasizing that the shootings were unprovoked and executed in cold blood. The statement highlighted the absence of any militants in the church premises, undermining any justification for the attack. […]

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2023 IDF Soldiers Kill Three Israeli Hostages in Gaza

Violence

Three hostages, presumed to have escaped or been abandoned by Hamas, had a white flag with them when they were killed Friday.

Three Israeli hostages were in Gaza by Israeli forces. The hostages were shirtless and one of them was holding up a white flag, according to an initial inquiry into the incident, a military official has said. The hostages had apparently escaped and were trying to signal to the Israeli troops who they were. A soldier […]

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Drone footage raises questions about Israeli justification for deadly strike on Gaza journalists

Violence

From the Washington Post

On January 7th, an Israeli military missile strike targeted a car carrying four Palestinian journalists outside Khan Younis, in southern Gaza, killing two members of an Al Jazeera crew, Hamza Dahdouh and Mustafa Thuraya, along with their driver, and seriously wounding two freelance journalists. They were returning from documenting the aftermath of an earlier Israeli […]

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Resources

  1. Washington Post article
  2. Loveluck, Louisa, Imogen Piper, Sarah Cahlan, Hajar Harb, and Hazem Balousha. "Article Title." The Washington Post, March 19, 2024.