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Ramallah, March 23, 2015–Today, Defence for Children International Palestine (DCIP) called on UN member states to challenge systemic impunity for violations of Palestinian...
Ramallah, February 21, 2015—Despite recent changes to Israeli military law, a new UNICEF report confirms Defense for Children International Palestine findings that ill-treatment...
Ramallah, February 9, 2015—Palestinian children detained by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank last year fell victim to a pattern of abuse designed to coerce confessions,...
Ramallah, December 31, 2014—2014 brought no respite for Palestinian children, whether entangled in the Israeli military detention system, living in residential areas in the Gaza...
Ramallah, December 20, 2014—On the day of his arrest, Diyaa, 16, remembers being thrown into a windowless cell, where he was to spend the next 15 days. During that time, he...
Ramallah, December 11, 2014—While most house arrests last for a relatively short time, some, like 15-year-old Othman’s, continue for months. When a child is under house arrest,...
At the end of October, a total of 163 Palestinian children were imprisoned and prosecuted in the Israeli military court system, a decrease of 10.4 percent from September.
Ramallah, November 21, 2014–DCI-Palestine participated in the UN Human Rights Committee review of Israel's compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights...
At the end of September, a total of 182 Palestinian children were imprisoned and prosecuted in the Israeli military court system, a decrease of 9.4 percent from August. The...