Demolition for alleged military purposes

February 2009

B'Tselem issued a position paper detailing the guidelines of the necessary Israeli investigation of its conduct during the operation in Gaza. B'Tselem's initial survey of the military operation calls into question Israeli statements that the military acted according to International Humanitarian Law and that responsibility for the harm to the civilian population rests exclusively with Hamas.

Background and Monitoring Recommendations for Provisions Concerning Human Rights
June 2003
House Demolition and Destruction of Agricultural Land in the Gaza Strip
February 2002
Human Rights Violations during IDF Actions in Area A
December 2001
Violations of Human Rights in the Occupied Territories
December 1989