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Committee: 'Overwhelming majority' of Palestinian minors in Israeli custody are 'tortured'

Committee: ‘Overwhelming majority’ of Palestinian minors in Israeli custody are ‘tortured’

The “overwhelming majority” of Palestinian minors held in Israel’s Megiddo and Ofer prisons have been tortured during their detention and interrogation, the Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs said Tuesday, amid a marked increase in the incarceration and mistreatment of Palestinian children by Israel. Lawyer for the committee Luay Ukka said ...

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The Nakba at 68: A catastrophe born of discrimination and impunity

The Nakba at 68: A catastrophe born of discrimination and impunity

As Palestinian refugees and internally displaced persons (approximately 66% of Palestinian population worldwide) enter the 69th year of forced displacement from, and within, their ancestral homeland, Israel continues to create intolerable living conditions which further swell the number of displaced Palestinians. This ongoing Nakba (‘catastrophe’) is perpetuated through Israel’s denial ...

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5,677 Palestinians arrested since last October

5,677 Palestinians arrested since last October

Studies and documentation unit at detainees and ex-detainees committee in Gaza Strip revealed that the Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) arrested 5,677 Palestinians since October, 01, 2015 until the end of April this year. Abdunnaser Farwana, head of the unit, said that the Israeli arrests included males and females of different ...

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