Fatalities and Injuries

Ramallah, April 25, 2015—Israeli border police officers fatally shot a Palestinian teenager overnight at the Al-Zaayem checkpoint in occupied East Jerusalem. Defense for Children...
Ramallah, April 16, 2015—Defense for Children International Palestine today released a report, Operation Protective Edge: A War Waged on Children, detailing the high price paid...
Ramallah, March 26, 2015—Three Palestinian children shot with live ammunition as Palestinian security forces battled gunmen from Balata refugee camp, near to the West Bank city...
Ramallah, March 23, 2015–Today, Defence for Children International Palestine (DCIP) called on UN member states to challenge systemic impunity for violations of Palestinian...
Ramallah, March 23, 2015—At least 30 children across the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, sustained gunshot wounds when Israeli forces used live ammunition to quash protests...
Ramallah, January 28, 2015—Eyewitness accounts detailing the killing of 11 Palestinian children in as many months reveal a pattern of lethal force that, according to human rights...
Ramallah, December 31, 2014—2014 brought no respite for Palestinian children, whether entangled in the Israeli military detention system, living in residential areas in the Gaza...
Ramallah, December 18, 2014—While an Israeli border policeman faces manslaughter charges in connection with Nadeem’s killing, Mohammad’s family continues to wait for justice. With...
Ramallah, November 21, 2014–DCI-Palestine participated in the UN Human Rights Committee review of Israel's compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights...