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Israeli Army Forced to Admit Blindfolding Detained Palestinians is Against Protocol

[Haaretz: 13 August 2019] - A petition to the High Court of Justice by 33 left-wing activists has forced the military to reiterate and clarify regulations that forbid blindfolding detained Palestinians and to admit that soldiers had exceeded their authority by doing so. The petition was filed at the end of May, after the activists had collected two and a half years’ worth of evidence from Palestinian shepherds in the Jordan Valley who were routinely detained by Israel Defense Forces soldiers during this time. The shepherds were handcuffed and often blindfolded for several hours while in detention.

Newsletter - July 2019
At the end of June 2019, there were 210 Palestinian children held as 'security prisoners' in Israeli prisons. 49% of children were detained inside Israel in violation of the Fourth Geneva Convention.
Testimony K.Z.G.H.
On 2 July 2019, a 16-year-old minor from Jayyus is arrested by Israeli soldiers at 2:30 a.m. He reports not being informed of his right to silence or his right to consult with a lawyer prior to his questioning.
UK lawyers' report - 7-years on
[26 June 2019] - This month marks 7 years since a delegation of UK lawyers reviewed the treatment of Palestinian children under Israeli military law and published their findings and recommendations.