Violations against journalists: Israeli occupation arrests and detains 11 Palestinian journalists

The Committee for the Support of Palestinian Journalists confirmed that the Israeli attacks on Palestinian journalists have become increasingly dangerous, posing dangers to their lives and impede their work and professional duties.

In its monthly report for the month of September 2017, the Committee said that the number of violations against journalists by the occupation army amounted to (48) violations. The report added that the Israeli occupation forces continue to target journalists through firing metal and tear gas, as well as beatings and direct arrests. This is part of their policy to confiscate the truth and silence their mouths. The report recorded 11 cases of arrest, detention and summoning of journalists, as well as wounding eight Palestinian during their work

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