Israeli Jails


Arab MPs urge UNICEF to probe Israel’s violations against Palestinian children

The Arab Knesset members called in a letter sent to the UNICEF and the child safety council for investigating the incarceration conditions of Palestinian children in Israeli jails, especially after

A call for help from prisoners in Negev

Palestinian prisoners said life is “unbearable” and “extremely difficult” in the Negev prison, calling for intervention from human rights organizations to end their suffering and protect them from the Israeli

Prisoners’ center for studies appeals for helping kids, women in Israel’s jails

The prisoners' center for studies appealed to the Red Cross, the Arab League, the UN and all concerned parties to urgently help about 300 Palestinian children and 35 women exposed

Israeli Handling of the Media Increasingly Brutal

Palestinian activists are being jailed, Israeli activists are under surveillance, and the Israeli military is increasingly targeting journalists who cover West Bank protests.

Khatib warns of plotting to kill Sheikh Salah in prison

Sheikh Kamal Al-Khatib, the deputy leader of the Islamic movement in 1948 occupied Palestine, has warned of an Israeli plot to kill Sheikh Raed Salah, the leader of the movement,

Israel’s friends at Westminster legislate to protect vilest criminals

Stuart Littlewood views the UK Conservative-led coalition government’s decision to make it harder to prosecute Israeli war criminals under universal jurisdiction.

ACTION ALERT: Third Prison Term for Israeli Conscientious Objector, Shir Regev

CO Shir Regev, has returned to prison for the third time. He was sentenced on 14 July to 34 days of imprisonment, which he is serving in Military Prison no.

Palestinian prisoners in Shata jail attacked by Masada unit

Al-Ahrar center for prisoners' studies and human rights said that an Israeli special unit attacked without prior notice after midnight Tuesday the Palestinian prisoners in Shata jail and went on

IOA extends detention of Palestinian female lawyer for 10th time

The Israeli court in Jerusalem on Tuesday extended the detention of the Palestinian lawyer Shirin Al-Issawi along with her two brothers Midhat and Ra'fat for 11 days for the tenth

Tadamun: Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails suffer from paralysis and cancer

NABLUS,The International Tadamun (Solidarity) Foundation for Human Rights said that 23 prisoners permanently residing in the Ramle prison hospital are suffering from deliberate medical neglect by the Israeli prisons authority,