Palestine | wartanusa.id – 15 Palestinians were martyred and thousands were injured during the clashes that broke out with the Israeli occupation forces since Trump’s decision of recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of ‘Israel’, according to a statistical report (12/24/17).
In the first two weeks of Al-Quds Intifada (Uprising), 9 Palestinians were martyred and about 2381 others were injured with live bullets and tear gas in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, whereas 6 others were martyred in the third week of Jerusalem Intifada.
Meanwhile, 37 Zionists were injured in 735 resistance operations including throwing stones, Molotov, and explosive devices at the Zionist forces and colonists, according to a statistical report monitoring the events of Intifada (Uprising).
It states that 7 Palestinians were martyred in Gaza Strip and 2 others were martyred in the West Bank, whereas 2381 Palestinian were injured, critically or slightly, during clashes after Trump’s decision of recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of ‘Israel’.
The report has monitored 735 resistance operations; 126 of them are throwing stones operations, 51 of them are throwing Molotov operations, four of them are attempted shooting opeartions, six of them are explosive devices operations, three of them are stabbing operations, and four of them are attempted stabbing operations, whereas the resistance fighters has fired nine rockets towards ‘Israeli occupation’.
The report lists 669 clash points since the beginning of Intifada (uprising); Hebron and Ramallah in the West Bank have broken the records in the number of clash points, followed by Jerusalem, Gaza, Bethlehem, Nablus, Qalqilia, Tulkaram, Jericho, Salfit, Jenin, Tobas, and the 1948 occupied Palestinian lands.
Ashraf Al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Health, states on his Facebook account that Sharif Al-Abed Shlash, 28 years old, was martyred due to injuries he sustained after being shot by Israeli occupation forces last Sunday east of Jabalia in Gaza Strip and this morning Mohammed Sami Al-Dahdouh, 14, was martyred due to wounds he sustained a few days ago eas of Gaza City.
After Shlash and Al-Dahdouh were martyred, the martyrdom’s toll rises to 15 and more than three thousands injuries followed by the ongoing demonstrations and marches in the cities of the West Bank and Gaza Strip condemning and protesting against the US decision.
Amid international condemnation, Trump has decided to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of ‘Israel’ and move the US embassy to the city in the sixth of December.
Washington vetoed in the Security Council an Arabic draft resolution, presented by Egypt, that underlines that it will not recognize any changes to the 4 June 1967 lines and urges the nations to refrain from the establishment of diplomatic missions in the Holy City of Jerusalem. However, the UN General Assembly has voted 128 to 9, with 35 abstentions, for this resolution. (Hamza Deirawi)