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Published by PLO Unified Information, Foreign Information Dept. in [Beirut] .
Written in English



  • Israel.


  • Israel-Arab War, 1967 -- Occupied territories.,
  • Torture -- Israel.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSunday times (London, England : 1931)
ContributionsMunaẓẓamat al-Taḥrīr al-Filasṭīnīyah. Foreign Information Dept.
LC ClassificationsDS127.6.O3 T67
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4766068M
LC Control Number78113533

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  Tales of torture from Israel's prisons. As Israel prepares to worsen conditions for Palestinian prisoners, we asked six former inmates about their experiences. As a youth, Sulaiman Khatib encountered the occupation in his village and attempted to fight back, stabbing an Israeli soldier. He was imprisoned at the age of 14, and served years of a 15 year sentence. In jail, Khatib encountered the deep injustice of torture. But it .   Torture in Israel was permissible for many years. In , the Israeli Supreme Court banned torture. However, in , the court explicitly clarified that "interrogational torture is lawful in certain circumstances in Israel’s legal system". Either way, little has changed in practice before or after the Israeli court’s "clarification". Torture In Israeli Prisons. By Rev. Ted Pike. Today, more than 8, Palestinians are locked in Israel's prisons, most without due process. For the majority, their crime is resisting a nation that violently stole 90 percent of their parents' and grandparents' land and possessions and expelled them to wretched detention camps in Gaza, the West Bank, and Lebanon.

  Khuffash adds: “Torture in Israeli prisons is systematic and starts from the moment a prisoner is arrested, not from the moment they begin interrogation. This .   Khuffash adds: “Torture in Israeli prisons is systematic and starts from the moment a prisoner is arrested, not from the moment they begin interrogation. This is a premeditated and staged scenario that changes according to the case of the detainee and the nature of their file.   ***TRIGGER WARNING*** This article, and pages it links to, contains information about sexual assault and/or violence which may be triggering to survivors. A new academic study in the peer-reviewed medical journal ‘Reproductive Health Matters’ has revealed dozens of cases of “alleged sexual torture or ill-treatment” of Palestinian male prisoners detained by Israel.   Addameer’s latest update on torture in Israeli jails, since August , shows how Israel manipulates its so-called state of exception in order to circumvent the absolute prohibition of torture.

Palestinian ex-prisoners recall torture in Israeli detention. Case of Samer Arbeed, left in critical condition after Israeli interrogation, brings back terrible memories for victims. by Rania. Currently, Neve Terza Prison in Ramleh is the only specialized women’s prison facility in all of Israel. Many women have been detained there since the wave of arrests that accompanied events following the beginning of the Second Intifada in September , in a special section designated for what Israel classifies as “security prisoners”. Palestinian prisoners of Israel (or as used by the Israel Prison Service: Security prisoners) refers in this article to Palestinians imprisoned in Israel in the context of the Israeli–Palestinian future of Palestinian prisoners detained by Israel is considered central to progress in the Israeli–Palestinian peace process. The sentences of Palestinian prisoners are commonly.   THOUSANDS have been executed there and former inmates have told horror stories of electrocution, rape and torture - it's no wonder Iran's Evin Prison is known as one of .