Israel frequently uses excessive force against Palestinians

24.05.2012                      03.Siwan. 5772                    Tag 47 des Omer

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Israel frequently uses excessive force against Palestinians

Annual report for 2012 says Israel killed 55 civilians in the West Bank and Gaza, including 11 children.

The Amnesty International 2012 annual report was released on Wednesday, detailing the violation of human rights worldwide.
The report is highly critical of Israeli policies toward the Palestinians, charging that the Israel Defense Forces frequently uses excessive, sometimes lethal, force against demonstrators in the West Bank and civilians in Gaza. The IDF this year has killed 55 civilians in the West Bank and Gaza, including 11 children, the report said….