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Two-thirds of Palestinian Minors Testify to Abuse in Israeli Detention

[Haaretz: 21 December 2017] - The incidence of reported physical violence against child detainees has risen since a 2013 UNICEF report on the matter. About two-thirds of the 70 Palestinian minors who testified about their arrest reported violence.

Israeli Occupation's Brutal Routine: Nightly Raids, Boys Cuffed for Hours and Seized Jewelry

[Haaretz: 2 November 2017] - There's never a dull night in the village of Beit Ummar, where the Israeli army is a regular visitor. It's the last street at the southern edge of the West Bank town of Beit Ummar.

U.S. bill would prevent funding jailing of Palestinian minors

[Times of Israel: 14 November 2017] - With nine co-sponsors, Minnesota Democrat Betty McCollum says bill meant to highlights Israel's 'system of military detention' of children

Most Palestinian minors arrested by Israel claim physical violence during detention

[Haaretz: 2 April 2017] - In 2013, a UNICEF report said Israel was systematically abusing young detainees, new data shows little has changed. The indictment against S.H. is vague and lacks specific details.

In first, Israeli military court throws out Palestinian boy's interrogation

[Haaretz: 28 February 2017] - Judge disqualifies youth's statements in which he denied culpability because police denied him access to attorney. The ruling could have far-reaching ramifications.

West Bank Military Court Verdicts Now Admissible in Israel

[Haaretz: 17 January 2017] - Knesset passes bill despite objection from attorney general. Opposition argues that law is de-facto annexation of West Bank, where Israeli law doesn't apply.

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. "The event held in honor of the wounded resident started almost on time."

Dutch MPs call for halt to service dog exports to Israel

[NRC: 27 October 2015] - MPs from a number of opposition parties in the Netherlands have asked the cabinet to stop selling dogs to the Israeli army. the NRC reported that dogs sent to the Israeli army are used against Palestinians.

Shin Bet won't be forced to record footage of interrogations

[Haaretz: 24 September 2015] - A government panel agrees with the Shin Bet security service that the agency should not be required to record footage of its interrogations, contrary to recommendations by committee in 2013.

UN eyes keeping Israel off armed violations list - sources

[Reuters: 28 May 2015] - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon is leaning toward not including Israel on an annual list of states responsible for violating children's rights in armed conflicts, despite proposals to include it, U.N. diplomatic sources said.

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