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The Monthly Humanitarian Monitor, occupied Palestinian territory, January 2013

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  • The killing of six unarmed civilians by Israeli forces raises concerns about possible violations of the right to life, as well as regarding a lack of accountability.

  • January recorded the largest number of demolitions in Area C of the West Bank in a single month in over two years, resulting in the displacement of 250 people.

  • The situation of some already vulnerable communities was exacerbated as a result of a winter storm that struck the oPt between 7 and 10 January.

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Qusra and Jalud (Nablus): Settler Violence and Land Takeover, January 2013

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