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Israeli abuse of Palestinian youth brings plague

Palestinian children detained by the Israeli military are subject to widespread, systematic ill-treatment that violates international law. 700 Palestinian children aged 12 to 17, most of them boys, are arrested, interrogated and detained by the Israeli military, police and security agents every year.http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/07/world/middleeast/un-finds-israeli-military-abuses-young-palestinians.html?ref=world A UN study found widespread mistreatment at each stage, including verbal and […]