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In 2015, our work in Israel and the occupied territories focused on the protection of civilians, the welfare of detainees held in Israeli and Palestinian jails, and providing help for the most needy.
Highlights of the ICRC's work
|1,800,000 people were provided with clean water.|
|132,000 visits were facilitated between detainees and their families.|
|18,000 detainees were visited to check on their living conditions and treatment.|
|4,700 households received basic aid, such as food and blankets.|
|3,000 people benefitted from our physical rehabilitation services.|
|1,900 members of the Israeli armed and security personnel and Palestinian security services or armed groups received training on international humanitarian law.|
For more information, read the full update on the ICRC's work in Israel and the occupied territories.