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Report: Israel attacked 34 Palestinian journalists, media sites

Photojournalists were targeted while filming Israeli assaults on Palestinian protesters

Israeli occupation forces committed 34 violations against Palestinian journalists and media in the occupied territories in August, Quds Pressreported.

The report revealed that attacked by occupation forces had reduced from 60 in July, the Palestinian Centre for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) said.

It also found that the Palestinian authorities committed 11 violations against Palestinian journalists and media during the same period, compared to eight the previous month.

According to MADA, the Israeli violations decreased following a decline in anti-occupation protests.

READ: Israel gives Palestinian journalist six months detention without trial 

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