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Some 600 Palestinians held by Israel without charge, group says
| 02/05/2022 | Al Jazeera

So-called administrative detainees are held based on ‘secret evidence’, and are held for renewable six-month periods.

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New IDF limits on foreigners visiting West Bank Palestinians delayed
Tovah Lazaroff | 30/04/2022 | The Jerusalem Post
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EXPOSED: Torture, Hunger in Israeli-run Prison in South Lebanon
Ofer Aderet | 23/03/2022 | Haaretz

During its 15 years, Khiam Prison in Lebanon saw detainees imprisoned indefinitely with no trial, food shortages, electrocution, denial of medical care and other grave issues, newly declassified...

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Israeli Jails Have an Arab Majority, but Rules in Hebrew Only – Until Now
Josh Breiner | 24/08/2021 | Haaretz | Foreign Press
Minister orders prison service regulations to be translated into Arabic, after the state had refused to do so, citing Israel's nation-state law...
Israel Restores State Stipends to Seven Palestinian Activists
Nir Hasson | 24/08/2021 | Haaretz | Foreign Press
The seven are among some 20 political activists from East Jerusalem who were denied government allowances during May's fighting with Gaza...
Israel Prosecutor Reopens Case Against Officers Beating Palestinian Inmates After Haaretz Investigation
Josh Breiner | 16/08/2021 | Haaretz | Foreign Press
At least 10 officers were filmed beating prisoners and dozens more were present, in one of the most violent events to ever take place in an Israeli jail. Only four officers were questioned, none were...
Israeli Army Launches New Procedure for Summoning Palestinian Minors
Hagar Shezaf | 03/08/2021 | Haaretz | Foreign Press
The IDF's procedures for bringing minors in for interrogation replaces arrests at home with summonses, but exceptions and conditions mean that human rights experts still fear that 'nothing will...
The Magic Word That Eases Israelis' Conscience
Amira Hass | 26/07/2021 | Haaretz | Foreign Press
The issue of family reunification in Gaza and the West Bank is not included in Israeli military briefings to the Israeli press about the 'Palestinian situation,' yet it is one of the most important...
‘When I Fight With My Husband, I Have Nowhere to Go;' What It's Like Living as an 'Illegal Resident' in the West Bank
Amira Hass | 23/07/2021 | Haaretz | Foreign Press
Israel refuses to approve family reunification for thousands of citizens of Arab countries who are married to Palestinians...
Israel Razed a Palestinian Mansion as Collective Punishment, U.S. Intervention Be Damned
Gideon Levy & Alex Levac | 16/07/2021 | Haaretz | Foreign Press
The IDF blew up the family home of a Palestinian accused of murdering an Israeli. The High Court rejected a petition against the demolition, which argued that the assailant lives in the U.S. Even the...
Hope for fractured Palestinian families as Israel law ends
Al Jazeera | 12/07/2021 | Al Jazeera | Foreign Press
With the failure of the law’s renewal, more Palestinians will begin the arduous and expensive process of applying to Israeli authorities to obtain residency rights for their West Bank spouses....
US to Israel: No Palestinian punitive home razing, we won't let this drop
Tovah Lazaroff | 10/07/2021 | The Jerusalem Post | Foreign Press
"The home of an entire family should not be demolished for the actions of one individual," the US Embassy spokesperson said on Thursday....
Court: Law punishing parents for childrens' rock-throwing illegal
Idan Zoshine | 09/07/2021 | The Jerusalem Post | Foreign Press
A lawyer for Adalah - the NGO which filed the appeal to the High Court - said it is an "invalid, discriminatory and vengeful tool that violates the basic principles of criminal law."...