Israel and State of Palestine

Israel and State of Palestine 2018-03-05T11:46:26+00:00

The information below is based on the Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict (A/72/361-S/2017/821) issued on 24 August 2017.

Hoda Al-Ajori stands at a shrapnel-riddled wall inside her destroyed home in Gaza. Photo: UNICEF

The first half of 2016 was marked by continued levels of violence in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, with clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces and a number of attacks against Israelis. Children in Israel and the State of Palestine continued to be affected by violence, security responses and the prevailing situation of military occupation and closure.

2016 Verified Figures

Children in Detention in March 2016
Children Delayed for Medical Treatment
Children Killed
Children Injured