Detention

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...
Ramallah, October 29, 2014­—A 16-year-old boy was hospitalized due to injuries sustained in an attack by an Israeli army dog northwest of Hebron on October 20.
Ramallah, October 16, 2014­—Military Order 1745 came into effect in September, establishing specific requirements regarding audio-video recording and the language used during...
At the end of August, a total of 201 Palestinian children were imprisoned and prosecuted in the Israeli military court system, an increase of 4.7 percent from July. The...
Ramallah, August 21, 2014—Israeli soldiers repeatedly used Ahmad Abu Raida, 17, as a human shield for five days while he was held hostage during Israel’s ground invasion of the...
Ramallah, August 1, 2014—The international community condemns Israeli policies that restrict movement, that result in mass detention and abuse of minors, and that...
At the end of June, a total of 202 Palestinian children were imprisoned and prosecuted in the Israeli military court system. In the first six months of 2014, Palestinian children...