Israeli soldiers killed 48 Palestinians, including two women and eight children, during continuing and .escalating abuses of the Palestinian people in 2020, according to the Martyrs' Families' report
Mohammad Sbeihat, the coalition secretary, reported that, despite the difficult conditions in 2020, mainly due to the coronavirus pandemic, Israeli soldiers have escalated their attacks and violations against the Palestinian people, their homes and lands, and their holy sites.
Sbeihat said that the soldiers killed 48 Palestinians, all civilians and not members of any armed resistance group, adding that in addition to eight children and two women, the soldiers killed one Palestinian with special needs.
The report revealed the following main facts:
..1-48 Palestinian civilians were killed by Israeli occupation soldiers.
*Two of them were woman
*46 are from sesveral parts of the West Bank.
*12 from several parts of the gaza strip.
* Eight children were killed , the youngest Ali Ayman Abo Alia , 13, and was killed on December 4th in the al-Mughayyir village, near Ramallah.
*The oldest Palestinians is Sa’adi Mahmoud al-Gharabily, 75, from Gaza city, who died in Israeli prisons on July 8th due to medical neglect, after spending 26 years behind bars.
2-The number of slain Palestinians who are married is 14.13 men and one woman.
3- The average age of the Palestinians slain was 28.
4- The number of Palestinians killed by shells or rockets is 3.
5- The number of Palestinians who died in Israeli prisons in 2020 is 6.
6- Two Palestinians were killed during Israeli bombardment in Syria.
7- One Palestinian, Eyad al-Hallaq, from Jerusalem, was a person with special needs.
Israel also keeps the bodies of 13 Palestinians killed in 2020, raising the number of corpses kept by Israel to 73 over the last five years, in addition to 254 that have been buried since 1968 in the "Numbers Graveyards."