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The Daily File - March 1-6, 2024

Updated: Mar 10

Friday through Wednesday.

The West Bank

The Gaza Strip



Sources: OCHA OPT, UNICEF, WAFA News Agency, Quds News Net, Palestinian Ministry of Health (both in Gaza and the West Bank), Palestinian Ministry of Education (Both in Gaza and the West Bank), Haaretz Israeli daily newspaper, B’Tselem, Outside the Flock (activists of the South Hebron Hills), Activism In Palestine (activists of ‘Looking the Occupation in the Eye’ in the southern Palestinian Jordan Valley), Euro Med Human Rights Monitoring, New York Times, The Guardian, Palestinian Ministry of Communication.

October 10, 2023 - March 6, 2024 - The West Bank



‣ 416 Palestinians killed, 107of them minors;

‣ 101 of them since the beginning of the current year.


‣ 15 Israelis killed, 4 of them active soldiers.



‣ 4,658 Palestinians wounded, 718 of them minors.


‣ 90 Israelis wounded.


‣ 7,445 persons arrested since October 7th.

Demolitions and displacements

‣ 1,620 Palestinians, 710 of them minors, have been displaced. Over half of these in military raids (mostly in refugee camps).

‣ In February alone, 31 buildings were demolished by the Civil Administration, 18 of them inhabited. 34 demolition orders were issued.

Military attacks

‣ In February alone, 1,066 military attacks on Palestinian localities were documented.

Colonist attacks

‣ Since October 7th, 623 attacks were documented, 128 of them ending in casualties.

‣ In February alone -129 attacks, 1,002 trees were uprooted and burnt, 5 - sheep stolen.


October 10, 2023 - March 6, 2024 - The Gaza Strip



‣ 30,800 bodies were brought to hospitals;

‣ About 7,000 persons are missing, buried under the rubble;

‣ As of March 4th: 13,430 minors;

‣ 8,900 women;

‣ 20 dead of malnutrition and dehydration, mostly children;

‣ 364 medical staff members;

‣ 133 journalists;

‣ 48 rescue team members;

‣ 27 of the detainees held in custody in Israel (their overall number unknown).


‣ 1,220 Israelis and foreign nationals were killed on October 7th, 36 of them minors;

‣ 245 Israeli soldiers were killed in the ground invasion;

‣ The number of captives killed is unclear - 31 bodies are held in Gaza, Hamas reports more persons killed, but this has not been confirmed by official authorities in Israel.

Wounded and ill


‣ 72,298 persons wounded;

‣ 8,000 (6,000 persons wounded and 2,000 persons ill) need immediate evacuation out of the Gaza Strip, whereas only 2,203 have been evacuated;

‣ About one million persons have been estimated to suffer infectious diseases;

‣ 8,000 cases of hepatitis.


‣ 5,400 wounded persons wounded on October 7th;

‣ 1,469 Israeli soldiers wounded in the ground invasion.


‣ Of the 256 captives on October 7th, 134 are still held in the Gaza Strip.

Demolitions and attacks

‣ As of March 4th, 2,674 bombings have been documented from the air, the sea and ground;

‣ 19 cases of documented live fire or bombing of Palestinians standing in line for food. 5 of these attacks took place in March;

‣ 79,000 residences were destroyed;

‣ 25,010 more structures were destroyed;

‣ About 300,000 were partly damaged;

‣ 34% of the farm areas have been destroyed;

‣ With the lack of fuel, 65 sewage pumps became inactive;

‣ 6 sewage treatment institutes were damaged;

‣ Consequently, 13,000 cub.m. of sewage water a day flow to the sea.

Her name has Hiba Ziada. Two months old. The formula arrived, too little too late. She died of malnutrition

Humanitarian crisis

‣ According to UNRWA, 40% of the population of the Gaza Strip suffer the highest degree of hunger;

‣ 3 of every 4 inhabitants of the Gaza Strip consume polluted water;

‣ In February, only 6 of the 24 UN aid delegations to the Northern Strip reached their destination;

‣ In the Southern Strip - 105 out of 200 delegations;

‣ 12 hospitals are partly operational. 3 field hospitals;

‣ No hospital or health center is fully operational;

‣ 52,000 pregnant women are currently in the Gaza Strip;

‣ According to UNICEF, 95% of the pregnant and nursing women suffer nutrition deficiencies;

‣ The only maternity hospital has 5 operational delivery rooms;

‣ 62 trucks designed to aid delivering mothers are delayed at the Rafah Crossing.


Friday, March 1 - The West Bank


At least 15. Number of minors unknown.


1. East Jerusalem - today, too, regulations are strict over arrival to prayers at Al Aqsa Mosque. At the Lions Gate and Bab Al Salsala (the compound gates) policemen attacked a young man and a woman, and even arrested them. In other places, police violence was noted. Most people coming to pray gathered in the Ras Al Amud neighborhood to pray in the street instead of inside the mosque.

2. Beit Fajjar, south of Bethlehem - confrontations around the cemetery. The Israeli army shoots live bullets, teargas and sun grenades. No casualties reported.

3. Osarin, south-east of Nablus - the village raided with live fire. Confrontations. Suffocations.

4. Qalandia refugee camp, north of Jerusalem - gunfire at a Palestinian vehicle near the entrance to the camp. The driver was badly hurt and ambulance access was prevented. Later the camp was raided, snipers positioned. Confrontations. Houses and shops raided, among them that of last night’s attack in which 2 Israelis were killed. The terrorist’s father and brother were arrested, the house was measured in preparation to its demolition.

5. Jaba', south of Jenin - a printing press was raided, equipment and instruments were confiscated Confrontations and fire exchange. No casualties reported.

6. Silat al-Harithiya, west of Jenin - raid and confrontations. Fire exchange, improvised charges exploded. No casualties reported.

7. Aqabat Jaber refugee camp, south of Jericho - a house raided, contents damaged.

A father and his two sons arrested after being attacked, beaten up.

Palestinian attacks against the army

The Nitzanei Oz Checkpoint, west of Tulkarm - shooting.


1. Issawiya, north-east Jerusalem - a resident was forced to demolish his own home. Default - if the municipality were to demolish, he would have to pay a 450,000 shekel fine.

Colonist attacks

1. Jalud, south-east of Nablus - at night colonists throw stones at houses in the outskirts of the village and damage property.

2. Al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya, south of Nablus - colonists shoot live fire at villagers’ homes and shops. No casualties reported. 6 caravans placed on village lands in preparation of erecting a new outpost south of the village.

3. Turmus Aya, north-east of Ramallah - colonists attack farmers who tended a field. Uprooted olive saplings.

4. Al Fawwar refugee camp, south of Hebron - colonists accompanied by soldiers attacked houses.

5. Arab Al Malihat, north-west of Jericho - armed colonists raided the community, conducted searches and damaged 12 houses. Attacked some of the villagers and wounded them.

6. Ad-Dhahiriya, south of Hebron - colonists on motorcycles chase away shepherds and their flocks.

7. Urif, south of Nablus - colonists throw stones at Palestinian vehicles on the road leading to Asira al-Qibliya. Vehicles damaged, an ambulance among them.


Friday, March 1 - The Gaza Strip

‣ 16 lethal attacks;

‣ 193 Palestinians killed;

‣ 920 wounded;

(data include the victims of last night’s flour massacre)

‣ 24 hours.

Northern Strip

In the Northern Strip, looking for dates

1. Al Zeitoun neighborhood, eastern part of Gaza City - 10 persons killed and 3 wounded in a nocturnal attack.

2. Beit Hanun - a house bombed. Number of casualties unreported.

3. UN delegation managed to reach Shifa Hospital with a supply of fuel, medication and food for children suffering acute malnutrition. 24 aid crates were parachuted at the shoreline. Some of them were swept out to sea.

Rescued from the rubble after 9 days

Central Strip

1. Al Bureij refugee camp - 10 killed in an aerial bombing.

2. Deir Al Balah - 16 killed in an aerial attack.

Southern Strip

Aerial photo Khan Yunis, and extent of destruction between December 1, 2023 - February 29, 2024

1. Khan Yunis - a house bombed in the Hamed area (north-west of the town), 3 persons killed, a child among them. A vehicle bombed - 2 killed. Confrontations around Al Karara east of the town.

A school where displaced persons were sheltered was bombed around Hamed - at least 3 persons killed, a child among them

2. Rafah - aerial attack of the Shawaka area east of the town - one person killed. A house bombed at the city center - a child killed. Aerial attack near Al Najar Hospital - 2 persons killed.

Left: A wounded woman from the Shawaka area, east of Rafah; Right: The bombed house at Al Shawaka


Saturday, March 2 - The West Bank


1. Mohammad Murad Al Diq, 16-years-old from Kafr Ni'ma.

2. Mohammad Khaled Ziad, 13-years-old from Al Jalazone refugee camp.


12 persons arrested.


1. Kafr Ni'ma, west of Ramallah - a raid. A 16-year-old was shot in the head and died a bit later of his wounds.

2. Azzun, east of Qalqilya - raid and confrontations. Fire exchanges. A resident was run over by an army vehicle and was arrested.

3. Qalqilya - Kefar Saba neighborhood raided. Confrontations. Fire exchange. Arrests and erasure of nationalist murals.

4. Nablus - city center raided, the armed forces situated near the schools at Fatia, close to the Old City. Fire exchange and an improvised explosive charge. Arrest.

5. Al Jalazone refugee camp, north of Ramallah - gunfire at a 13-year-old close to the Beit El colony. Hit in the chest and later died of his wounds.

Attacks on colonists

1. Karmei Tzur, north of Hebron - gunfire at the colony.

2. Ad-Dhahiriya, south of Hebron - a stabbing attack. One person lightly wounded. The stabber was caught later.

Colonist attacks

1. Burqa, east of Ramallah - colonists attack homes and cars. House was ignited with firebombs.

2. Kufr al-Dik, west of Salfit - stones thrown at Palestinian farmers and a farming structure destroyed.

3. Ya'bad, south-west of Jenin - a group of colonists attacked local council workers who were working to rehabilitate a thoroughfare. They were chased away under armed threat.

4. Qarawat Bani Hassan, west of Salfit - armed colonists attacked a farmer and caused him injuries. He claims they tried to stab him. They forced the other farmers to leave under armed threat.

5. Ein Qiniya, west of Ramallah - colonists entered the village and shot in the air. Chased farmers off their land.

6. As-Samu, south of Hebron - colonists attacked a shepherd, wounded him and stole his cell phone.

As-Samu - a shepherd wounded by colonists

7. Qaryut, south of Nablus - colonists took over a structure around the spring, hoisted an Israeli flag.

Qaryut.The Israeli army backs up colonists


Saturday, March 2 - The Gaza Strip

‣ 10 lethal attacks;

‣ 92 Palestinians killed;

‣ 156 wounded;

‣ 3 Israeli soldiers killed and 14 wounded (4 of them seriously) in Khan Yunis;

‣ 24 hours.

A child takes leave of his brother

Northern Strip

1. Jabalia refugee camp - aerial attack on shelter of DPs. 2 persons killed. A house bombed - 20 persons killed, 16 wounded.

2. Al Rashid Street, Gaza City - today, as every day, people standing in line for food are shot - one person killed, 26 wounded. The number of persons killed in the flour massacre has risen to 118.

Al Rashid Street. Gunfire again

3. Al Zeitoun, Gaza City - 10 persons killed in an aerial attack.

4. Tel Al Hawa, Gaza City - one person killed, 5 wounded.

5. Beit Hanun - 3 persons killed, 7 wounded.

6. For the first time, food parachuted from 3 American planes - 60 packages containing 38,000 meals.

Yahya Henad. The only survivor of his family. He wants his mother

Southern Strip

Tent bombing in Rafah. 11 persons killed, 50 wounded.

1. Rafah - Tel Al Sultan - DP tents bombed near the entrance to the Emirates Maternity Hospital - 11 persons killed, 50 wounded, children among them.

Left: The Abu Rali family home south of Rafah; Right: The Abu Anza family home bombed. 14 persons killed. Rafah

A 4-storey residential building in the south-eastern part of town bombed - 14 persons killed, babies among them (see zoom in). A drone attacks a vehicle - 2 persons killed.


Zoom In


For 10 years, Rania and Wassim Abu Anza waited for children. On October 23rd the twins were born: Wassim and Na’im. They were killed in a bombing of a 4-storey house, at the age of 5 months, along with their father and another 12 family members. Left Rania alone.

6 children among the 14 killed of the Abu Anza family


Yazen Al Kafarna, 10-years-old, suffering from CP and needing special nutrition. His family moved to Rafah. However, Yazen, like 350,000 other chronic patients, has no special treatment nor his special food. Died of malnutrition.

Yazen Al Kafarna


Sunday, March 3 - The West Bank


21 persons arrested, one minor and one college student among them.


1. Arraba, south-west of Jenin - raid and confrontations.

2. Ya'bad, southwest of Jenin - raid and confrontations. Arrest.

3. The new Askar refugee camp, east of Nablus - raid and demolitions by bulldozer.

4. Nur Shams refugee camp, east of Tulkarm - raid and confrontations including fire exchange.

5. Nablus - the Al Mahfiya neighborhood raided towards a house demolition.

A raid in Nablus, journalists chased out

6. Hebron - 8 residents detained at a checkpoint close to the Old City. They were beaten and humiliated. Except for one of them, later released.

Colonist attacks

Masafer Yatta, colonists chasing flocks

1. Qusra, south-east of Nablus - colonists invaded farmland and destroyed a farming structure.

2. Imneizil, Masafer Yatta - armed colonists attack shepherds and farmers.

3. Al Jwaya, Masafer Yatta - colonists attack children picking akub.

4. Maghayir Al 'Abeed, Masafer Yatta - colonists uproot plants and graze their flocks on a tended Palestinian field.

5. Ras Karkar, west of Ramallah - colonists block Palestinian vehicle traffic.


Sunday, March 3 - The Gaza Strip

‣ 9 lethal attacks;

‣ 90 persons killed;

‣ 177 wounded;

‣ One Israeli soldier killed;

‣ 24 hours.

Picture of a nameless baby whose parents didn’t even manage to name him, dead as a result of a cut in oxygen supply at a Northern Gaza Strip hospital (for lack of fuel)

Northern Strip

1. Gaza City - a house bombed, 4 persons killed. Shots fired at people waiting for food at Kuwait Square - one person killed and numerous wounded.

Kuwait Square. People waiting in line for food being shot

2. Kamal Adwan Hospital in Jabalia - the number of children dead of malnutrition has risen to 15. Another 6 are in critical condition.

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Central Strip

1. Nuseirat refugee camp - a house combed. 12 persons killed, 42 wounded.

Wounded at Nuseirat refugee camp

2. Deir Al Balah - a vehicle bombed. At least 8 persons killed.

Southern Strip

1. Rafah - the number of persons killed in the bombed Abu Anza family home last night rose to 20. In a house bombing at Khirbet Al Adas - 9 persons killed. At the Al Awda Square in central Rafah - 7 persons killed.

Drones over Hamed

2. Hamed, north of Khan Yunis - the Israeli army has surrounded the town on all sides, drones with loudspeakers called out for the residents to evacuate immediately to… Deir Al Balah.

Hamed, buried under the rubble


Monday March 4 - The West Bank


1. Mustafa Abu Shalbak, 16-years-old from Qalandia refugee camp. Killed at Al Am'ari refugee camp.

2. Mohammad Najar, 10-years-old (!) from Burin


55 persons arrested, including one who was on a hunger strike for 140 days until freed from administrative detention. According to Shabak (Israeli secret services), a cell was arrested that had produced explosive charges in Tarqumiyah.


1. Al Am'ari refugee camp, south of Al-Bireh - early morning raid lasting several hours. Arrests. Confrontations. A 16-year-old was shot in the neck and chest and killed. Another wounded by live fire. 2 Israeli soldiers lightly wounded.

2. Nablus - two events:

‣ In Al Mahfia neighborhood, confrontations following the explosion of the martyr’s home. 15 residents wounded.

‣ In the eastern part of town - colonists tried to reach Joseph’s tomb, attacked a Palestinian with pepper spray. Confrontations as they were rescued by the army. Fire exchange.

3. Nur Shams refugee camp - a raid that began last night, during which bulldozers destroyed infrastructures. One of the bulldozers chased a resident trying to run him over. Confrontations. Fire exchange. Side charges, one of them injured a bulldozer.

4. Burin, south of Nablus - an afternoon raid that became confrontational. A 10-year-old child sitting with his father in the car was shot in the head and his death was established later. 2 others wounded by live fire and beatings.

Mohammad Najar, 10-years-old

5. Salim, east of Nablus – confrontations.

6. Al Fawwar refugee camp, south of Hebron - a 16-year-old wounded by live fire at the entrance to the camp

7. Tubas - special forces invaded and surrounded houses. An auxiliary force came from Tayasir checkpoint. Snipers situated, a bulldozer began to destroy infrastructure. Confrontations. 2 persons wounded - a minor wounded by live fire, a girl with special needs attacked and beaten. 3 persons arrested.

8. Hable, south of Tulkarm - the town raided, houses and elementary school - contents damaged during searches.

9. Anbata, east of Tulkarm – confrontations.

10. Salfit - raid and confrontations.


Silwan - a resident of Wadi Qaddum was forced to demolish his own home.

Attacks against colonists

1. Karmei Tzur, north of Hebron - improvised explosive charges without casualties.

2. Sinjil, north-east of Ramallah - stones thrown at Israeli vehicle.

3. Al-Auja, west of Jericho - stones thrown at bus.

Colonist attacks

1. Spain has declared sanctions against 12 colonists involved in attacks on Palestinians.

2. Jamma'in, south of Nablus - Palestinian vehicles attacked.

3. Al Mu'arrajat, north-west of Jericho - a new colonist outpost.


Monday, March 4 - The Gaza Strip

‣ 13 lethal attacks;

‣ 124 persons killed;

‣ 210 wounded;

‣ 24 hours.

No comment

Northern Strip

1. Jabalia refugee camp - a house bombed. 12 persons killed.

2. Gaza City - massive bombings at Al Zeitoun, Al Sabra, Al Rimal neighborhoods - number of persons killed unclear.

3. Kuwait Square in Gaza City - again, shooting at people standing in line for food.

4. Beit Lahia - 2 houses bombed, number of persons killed unclear.

No comment

Central Strip

1. Nuseirat refugee camp - 2 persons killed.

2. Deir Al Balah - a house bombed.

Southern Strip


1. Hamed - people began evacuating. Some of displaced multiple times.

Evacuating Hamed

2. Rafah - 2 houses bombed, 17 persons killed. Number of persons dead due to malnutrition has risen to 18.

Southern Rafah. The Madi family home

3. Khan Yunis - 18 bodies rescued during the day throughout the city. Another bombing of the European Hospital - 6 persons killed.

A soldier testifying he ran a Palestinian over with his tank


Tuesday, March 5 - The West Bank


1. Mohammad Hashem Shehada, 16-years-old from Urif. Died in Huwara.

2. Nur A Din Yassin, 18-years-old from Deir Abu Da'if. Wounded on Thursday, February 29th, in Jenin. Died of his wounds today.

Jenin. The moment Nur A Din Yassin is fatally hit on Thursday, February 29th


24 persons arrested, 3 women among them.


1. Kafr Dan, west of Jenin - a prisoner’s home demolished in collective punishment. In addition, the olive trees around it were uprooted. Confrontations, during 2 persons were wounded by live bullet shrapnel.

2. Balata refugee camp, east of Nablus - special forces exposed in the camp, confrontations during which military force arrives as auxiliary. A 45-year-old wounded by a live bullet in his face.

3. Aqabat Jaber refugee camp, south of Jericho - raid and confrontations.

4. Jalbun, north-east of Jenin - raid and confrontations during which Palestinians exploded improvised charges.

5. Ya'bad - raid, confrontations.

Attacks against the army

1. Huwara, south of Nablus - a 16-year-old Palestinian stabbed and seriously wounded a soldier in Huwara’s main street. Was shot and died of his wounds.


1. Wadi Fukin, west of Bethlehem - 40 dunams of land flattened by bulldozer, 400 olive trees uprooted.

2. Nablus, A-Tur neighborhood, Gerizim Mountain - a house demolished.

3. Shuqba, north-west of Ramallah - a house under construction demolished, as well as a farming structure and sheep pens.

Attacks against colonists

1. Halawa, Masafer Yatta - colonists attack shepherds and goats, shoot at them. One goat died after being hit by a bullet.

2. Um Fagarah, Masafer Yatta - armed colonists attack shepherds.


Tuesday, March 5 - The Gaza Strip

‣ 10 lethal attacks;

‣ 97 persons killed;

‣ 123 wounded;

‣ 24 hours.

Nasma Halef and Abdul Aziz died of malnutrition and lack of proper treatment

Northern Strip

1. Beit Lahia - persons wounded during aerial attack on a house.

2. Jabalia refugee camp - at least 7 persons killed in an aerial attack. Another bombing on Huwadja Street - 8 persons killed.

3. Al Zeitoun neighborhood, Gaza City - 8 persons killed.

A bomb that did not explode, until children played near it…

Central Strip

1. Deir Al Balah - 4 persons killed in aerial attack.

Southern Strip

1. Khan Yunis - 17 persons killed, children among them, in bombing of the Faqawi family home.

17 persons killed at the Faqawi family home


Wednesday, March 6 - The West Bank


1. Mohammad Raja Eid, 19-years-old from Burin. Was seriously wounded last night during a raid on Burin (in which a 10-year-old was killed) and died of his wounds.

A soldier posts that in the West Bank, too, fun’s the name of the game, publicizing the harassment of detainees and firing at Palestinian localities


23 persons arrested.


1. Nablus - forces raid Joseph’s Tomb. Unclear whether accompanied by colonists. Confrontations.

2. Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem - raid and arrests. Confrontations. Fire exchange. 7 persons wounded by live fire, many others by teargas suffocation.

3. Sebastia, north-west of Nablus - raid of the farming area. One person wounded by live fire.

4. Jalbun, north-east of Jenin - raid and confrontations.

5. Arraba, south-west of Jenin - raid and confrontations. Fire exchange and improvised explosive charges.

6. Tulkarm - raid and confrontations. Fire exchange.


Silwan - demolition of a wall and flattening the ground in Ein Al Loza neighborhood.


Attacks against colonists

1. Neve Yaacov, north-east Jerusalem - a 14-year-old stabbed an Israeli and was arrested. Raid on Beit Hanina.

Neve Yaacov. The 14-year-old stabber

2. Giv’at Ze’ev, north-west of Jerusalem - Stones thrown at a bus.

Colonist attacks

1. The planning council confirmed the construction of 3,500 residences in Ma’ale Adumim, Efrat and Keidar colonies.

2. About a week ago, 2,640 dunams were confiscated from Al-Eizariya, close to Ma’ale Adumim.


Wednesday, March 6 - The Gaza Strip

‣ 9 lethal attacks;

‣ 86 persons killed;

‣ 113 wounded;

‣ One Israeli soldier killed, 13 wounded, 5 of them seriously;

‣ 24 hours.

Graffiti left by soldiers

The Northern Strip

1. Gaza City, Al Nablusi Square - again… shots at people waiting in line for food - 4 persons killed, 15 wounded. Shifa Hospital - 2 more died of malnutrition, the number of fatalities due to malnutrition and dehydration rose to 20. Bombings of Tel Al Hawa - number of casualties unclear.

Children’s protest in Gaza of killing and starvation of children. A symbolic funeral

2. Jabalia Al Balad - 5 persons killed, 2 of them children and a woman, during the bombing of a house.

Girl rescued from under the rubble in Jabalia

Central Strip

1. Wadi Gaza - shooting a group of people. 7 persons killed.

2. Nuseirat - bombing of a DP shelter. 5 persons killed, children among them.

3. Deir Al Balah - 17 persons killed in ground battles.

Deir Al Balah. She went to sleep and woke up in the rubble

4. Al Bureij refugee camp - family home bombed - 3 persons killed.

Another victim

Southern Strip

Ahmad Sukar. Died for lack of adequate medical care and dehydration

1. Khan Yunis - 3 persons killed in a bombing of a house. Bombing and destruction of Ba’basan Al Kabira Hospital (east of the city).

Child gathering potato peels

2. Bani Suheila - 3 persons killed.

3. Rafah - a boy killed in a bombing east of the city.


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