Press Release

Three martyrs today in Gaza and another one in Jenin

Launching missiles is continuous at Netzarim area

Ref: 114/2000

Date: October 3, 2000

Time: 14:00 GMT

The Israeli Occupying Forces are pursuing their crimes against Palestinian civilians, and their assaults on demonstrator are still continuous, in particular, at the area of Netzarim Settlement. The mentioned area is witnessing bloody clashes. Today afternoon, O’mar Mohammed Abdullah Suleiman, 20 years old from Jabalia, died due to an injury in his head with a shell shot by the Israeli Occupying Forces. Shortly before this, an about seventy year old Palestinian, who has not been identified so far, died due to an injury in his face with a shell shot by the Israeli Occupying Forces. Moreover, Sharif Faraj Abdullah A’ashoor, 18 years old from Gaza city was declared clinically dead after being injured with a bullet in his head.

In the meantime, the Israeli Occupying Forces are still using shells and missiles against demonstrators, and they resorted to helicopters to launch missiles and 500m -bullets. PCHR’s field officers at the area has reported that more than 40 Palestinian demonstrators were injured in the clashes with the Israeli Occupying Forces and were evacuated to Shefa’ Hospital in Gaza. The Israeli Occupying Forces also rebombed two housing buildings near the Israeli military outpost at Netzarim Junction. It is worth mentioning that these buildings were evacuated little days ago, and were targeted by the Israeli bombing several times during the last two days.

Moreover, today, Khadhra Ahmed Abu Salameh, 75 years old from Jenin district, was declared dead, after her health deteriorated as a result of inhaling tear gas during the Israeli Occupying Forces’ assaults on Palestinian prayers in the Holy Sanctuary (Al-Haram Al-Sharif) last Friday, September 29, 2000. Ashraf Mohammed Ayyash, 21 years old from Halhoul, died also due to an injury on September 29, 2000.

So, the number of identified Palestinian martyrs who died as a result of the Israeli aggression against Palestinian civilians, has increased to 47 martyrs in the Palestinian Occupied Territory of 1967 and in the Palestinian cities and villages inside the Green Line.

 

 

“End”

 

 

Names of Martyrs

September 29-October 3, 2000

14:00 GMT

 

No.

Name

Age

Place of Residence

Date of Death

Notes

1.

Ossama Mohammed Jeddah

23

Jerusalem

29/9

A bullet in chest (in the Holy Sanctuary)

2.

Mohammed Hussein Farah

 

Um El- Fahem

29/9

in the Holy Sanctuary

3.

Yahya Hassan Faraj

34

Beit Safafa

29/9

A bullet in the nick

4.

Bilal Ali A’fana

26

Abu Dees

29/9

A bullet in the chest

5.

Haitham Oweida Skafi

45

Jerusalem

29/9

A bullet in chest

6.

Nizar Ibrahim Shobaki

18

Silwan

29/9

A bullet in the head near the ear

7.

Mohammed Jamal El-Derreh

12

El-Boreij

30/9

Several bullets in the nick and abdomen- Nitzarim

8.

Mohammed Mohammed El-Otaleh

25

Gaza

30/9

A bullet in the head-Netzarim (a solider in the Palestinian security forces)

9.

Bassam Fayez El-Bilbaisi

48

Gaza

30/9

A bullet in the chest-an ambulance driver during carrying out his duties

10.

Maher Rajab Obeid

23

Jabalia

30/9

Three bullets in the back-Netzarim

11.

Khaled El-Bazyan

16

Nablus

30/9

A bullet in the head

12.

Nizar Mahmoud E’ideh

16

Ramallah

30/9

A bullet in the chest-a cut in aorta

13.

Zakrya Ersaan El-Kilani

22

Nablus

30/9

A bullet in the chest- a university student

14.

Mohammed Tawfiq El-Qalaq

23

Tulkarem

30/9

A health relief man of the Palestinian Marine Police

15.

Amjad Abdullah Daraghmeh

22

Tubas

30/9

A health relief man of the Palestinian Marine Police

16.

Mahamoud Hani Anbar

24

Jordan

30/9

A student of An- Najah University

17.

Eyad Mahmoud El-Khashashi

22

Nablus

30/9

An injury in the heart (his body was discovered on the following day)

18.

Jihad Mahmoud El-A’loul

18

Nablus

1/10

Injured in head on 30/9

19.

Sami Fathi El-Taramsi

19

El Shati

1/10

A bullet in the abdomen

20.

Mustafa Hilmi Ramadan

26

Nablus/Tel

1/10

A bullet in the chest

21.

Hussam Na’im Bekhiet

18

Nablus/

Balata

1/10

A bullet in the chest

22.

Samer Sameer Tabanjah

12

Nablus

1/10

A 500m bullet from a helicopter

23.

Salah Ibrahim El-Faqih

25

Ramallah

1/10

A bullet in chest (a member of the Palestinian National Security)

24.

Mohammed Nabil Dawood

14

Ramallah

1/10

A bullet in head

25.

Emad Abdel El Rahman Anati

17

Anata

1/10

A member of the Palestinian National Security

26.

Sara Abdel Azeem Hassan

1.5

Nablus

1/10

A bullet in the head shot by a settler

27.

Mohammed Ahmed Jabarin

20

Um El- Fahem

1/10

A bullet in the chest

28.

Ahmed Ibrahim Jabarin

Um El- Fahem

2/10

A bullet in the head on 1/10

29.

Rami Hatem Gharra

22

Jet-The Triangle

2/10

30.

Hatem Abdel Azziz El-Najjar

22

Khan Younis

2/10

A member of the Palestinian Liaison Forces

31.

Mahmoud Ghazi El-Nabeeh

29

Gaza

2/10

A bullet in the chest

32.

Salah Abdullah Abu Qeinas

23

Gaza

2/10

A bullet in the heart

33.

Ibrahim Samih Barahma

27

Jordan

2/10

A bullet in the head-Jericho clashes

34.

Mohammed Amin Sajdi

17

Jerich

2/10

A bullet in the abdomen-Jericho clashes

35.

Wae’l Tayseer El-Qattawi

14

Nablus

2/10

A bullet in the head

36.

Ahmed Sami Fayadh

21

Gaza

2/10

A member of the Palestinian National Security-Ramallah

37.

Emad Faraj Ghanayem

25

Sakhnin

2/10

 

38.

Waleed Abdel Mone’m Abu Saleh

21

Sakhnin

2/10

 

39.

Alla’ Khaled Nassar

22

Arrabeh

2/10

 

40.

Asseel Hassan A’asleh

21

Arrabeh

2/10

 

41.

Eyad Sobhi Lawabneh

20

Nazareth

2/10

 

42.

Musleh Hussein Abu Jarad

19

Deir

El-Balah

2/10

Two bullets in the chest-Um El-Fahem clashes

43.

Fahmi Abu Ammouneh

28

Nusseirat

3/10

A shell in the head-Netzarim area

44.

Khadhra Ahmed Abu Salameh

57

Jenin

3/10

Inhaling tear gas in the Holy Sanctuary -29/9

45.

O’mar Mohammed Abdullah Suleiman

18

Jabalia

3/10

A 500m-bullet in the head shot by a helicopter at Netzarim area

46.

Unidentified

17??

Gaza Strip

3/10

A bullet in the head at Netzarim area

47.

Ashraf Mohammed Ayyash

21

Halhoul

3/10

An injury in the head-29/9