54 violations reported against journalists during November

54 Violations against Palestinian journalists were carried out during November at the hands of Israeli and PA forces, the government information office in Gaza affirmed.

In its monthly report, the government information office said in a report on Thursday that Israeli occupation forces carried out more than 48 violations against Palestinians while eight violations were carried out at the hands of PA security forces over the past month.

Over November, three journalists were arrested by the IOF while two others were detained for a short time before being released.

Five other journalists’ arrest was extended during the reported period.

The monthly report pointed out that three journalists were injured during Israeli attacks while two press vehicles were burned.

Israeli forces also carried out nine raids into printing presses, newspapers headquarters, and a media institute.

Seven imprisoned journalists were also attacked in Israeli jails in November, while three others were forced to pay heavy fines as part of their conditional release.

Four other journalists were denied travel by the Israeli occupation authorities.

Meanwhile, PA forces committed eight violations against Palestinian journalists in the West Bank.

(Source / 01.12.2016)


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