During April, more than 9 cases of Israeli arrests, summons, detentions, house arrests, trial delays against Palestinian Journalists were recorded. Israeli occupation detained the journalists Ibrahim Sinjlawi, Heba mAkeyah, Raed Joulani and Maher Haroon.
The journalist Muhammad Bader and the novelist Osama Al-Aissah were arrested and are still in the occupation prisons. In addition, It was decided to house arrest journalist Raeda Golani, postponing the trials of the two journalists Lama Ghosheh and Muhammad Bader.
More than 12 journalists were targeted with metal and rubber bullets and tear gas, while some of them were beated and dragged. One of the female journalists suffered suffocation by one of the settlers who used the Israeli flag on her nick suffocating her while she was doing her formal work.
In addition, Israeli occupation forces, in cooperation with settlers, prevented 19 journalists from covering events in the occupied Palestinian land, hindering their media work.