Tag Archives: Palestinian abuse

Israeli refugee camp raid leaves 3 Palestinians dead

Israeli security forces shot and killed three Palestinian men early Monday when violent clashes broke out during a raid in the Qalandia refugee camp, between Jerusalem and the West Bank city of Ramallah, according to witnesses and Wafa, the official Palestinian news agency.  http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/27/world/middleeast/israeli-raid-on-palestinian-camp-turns-deadly.html?hp  The raid was the deadliest episode in the West Bank in […]

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 […]