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As of 17 December 2014, there are 22 Palestinian women being held as political prisoners in Israeli jails, as reported by Palestinian Prisoners' Society. They...

On Thursday, 18 December, military prosecutors at Ofer Military Court charged Lina Khattab, 18, Bir Zeit University first-year student in media studies, student activist,...

The Israeli Supreme Court rejected a petition by Palestinian political detainee Dr. Ghassan Thuqan, 57, an academic lecturer in the Faculty of Education at...

The following statement was issued by Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association on 10 December, Human Rights Day, and on the occasion of...

The International Federation of Social Workers issued the following statement for Human Rights Day 2014: On Human Rights Day 2014 IFSW wishes to express its...

The Health Work Committees issued the following statement (below in French and English) denouncing the expulsion of Palestinian Jerusalemite human rights defenders and community...

The Israeli Supreme Court suddenly postponed its hearing on the Palestinian Legislative Council members expelled from Jerusalem. The hearing, scheduled to be held on...

Reports from the Independent Middle East Media Center (IMEMC): On Wednesday 10 December, at dawn, dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded various neighborhoods in occupied...

Bushra al-Tawil, young Palestinian journalist, prisoners' rights activist and a former political prisoner released in the Wafa al-Ahrar prisoner exchange in 2011, has had...

Abdel-Alim Da'na, Palestinian political leader and professor, has joined his son in administrative detention, held without charge or trial on secret evidence. Da'na was...