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Pilot programme to limit night arrests - update

[22 September 2016] - Following widespread criticism of the use of night raids to arrest children in the West Bank, the military authorities announced in February 2014, the introduction of a pilot programme to issue written summonses in lieu of night arrests. The programme commenced operation in the Nablus and Hebron districts but was temporarily suspended in or about September 2014 due to “increased violence”. At the time of the suspension the military authorities stated that they did not keep any statistics during the initial operation of the programme making any official assessment impossible.

Newsletter - August 2016
At the end of April 2016, there were 414 Palestinian children held as 'security prisoners' in Israeli prisons. 48% of these children were detained inside Israel in violation of the Fourth Geneva Convention.
Restraints and blindfolds - Update
[29 August 2016] - Following numerous complaints and legal action concerning pain and injury caused by the use of single plastic hand ties by the Israeli military on detainees, including children.
Is the IDF Conducting a Kneecapping Campaign in the West Bank?
[Haaretz: 27 August 2016] - The number of Palestinians being wounded by live fire is on the increase.