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All the while, both he and his wife and children are emitting bloodcurdling screams. Then, bleeding and wounded, he's handcuffed and taken by the soldiers into custody, and denied medical aid for hours, until he's taken to the hospital, which is where we met him and his wife this week. There, too, he had ...
Countries that have ratified the CRC are bound by international humanitarian law to protect the rights of children. Israel ratified the CRC in 1991, while simultaneously waging a war on Palestinian children. In contradiction, Israeli military law allows any Palestinian child aged 12 or over to be arrested, ...

soldiers in the area said they saw two Palestinian children throw stones at the fence surrounding the settlement, but could not identify them. Nevertheless, they came across two brothers, aged 12 and 13, who happened to be in the area at the time. The soldiers are seen on the video detaining the two, while ...
In tone, Thornberry's comments on child prisoners were similar to those made by Jennifer Gerber, who directs the pressure group Labour Friends of Israel. Gerber faithfully copies and pastes Israeli propaganda by pointing out that of more than 300 Palestinian children in Israeli jails, most are held for ...
Palestinian child, Dima al-Wawi embraced by her father after being released form Israeli prison. ... Defence for children International - Palestine (DCIP) is concerned that Israeli military arrests are not only violent, but that children often lack proper legal representation during the court process, and that the ...
A member of the Palestinian delegation to the United Nations told a group of students that Palestinians are "very expert at throwing the stones" and that they would not stop teaching their children to do so, Ynet reported Tuesday. In the recording obtained by Ynet, Abdallah Abushawesh, who is both a senior ...

The Defence for children International (DCI) is concerned that Israeli military arrests are not only violent, but that children often lack proper legal representation during the court process, and that the impact of detention lasts well into adulthood. Fawzi al-Junaidi, the 16-year-old Palestinian boy whose arrest ...
Sixty per cent of Palestinian children who were arrested by Israeli occupation forces were verbally, physically or psychologically tortured, the Palestinian prisoners' Club (PPC) revealed yesterday. In a statement, the PPC said that the Palestinian minors detained by the Israeli occupation were prevented ...
For Palestinian refugees in Lebanon -- most of whom are descendants of those displaced from historic Palestine in the Arab-Israeli war of 1948-49 and ... Many of the children at the Galilee school grew up in the squalor of the nearby Shatila refugee camp, where Lebanese Christian militiamen, allowed into ...
Sixty percent of Palestinian children detained at Israeli prisons get subjected to physical and psychological torture, Palestinian Society prisoners Club said Sunday. In a statement, the nongovernmental organization said minors were being exposed to "physical and psychological torture through several ...
Labour's Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry has written to UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to urge pressure on Israel over the military detention of Palestinian children. In a letter that the Labour front bencher also shared on twitter, Emily Thornberry said she was following up on concerns ...
A 17-year-old girl from Nabi Saleh, Occupied Palestine, Tamimi has spent every second of her life resisting the Israeli occupation. In her words: ... Barbara Lee, D-Oakland, for co-sponsoring the Promoting human rights by Ending Israeli military Detention of Palestinian children Act, but more must be done.
The Trump Administration is withholding half of its planned aid to the United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees. The former U.S. Army ... I wish we were no longer needed and that there was a just, durable solution, which would be a peace agreement between Palestine and Israel. Once that ...
... Palestine" - will own the aircraft when the purchase is complete, but the Israeli media have inevitably been crowing about the extraordinary "luxury" in which Abbas will travel while his minions are condemning last month's threat by Donald Trump to cut aid to Palestinians and "starve Palestinian children ...
Israeli settlers have attempted to abduct two Palestinian children in the village of Madma to the south of the West Bank city of Nablus, Quds Press has reported. A member of the village council Talaat Ziyadeh said that a group of settlers descended from the illegal settlement of Yitzhar, raided the village and ...
Israeli settlers from the fanatical Yitzhar settlement allegedly attempted to kidnap two Palestinian children as they raided the nearby village of Madma. Tags: kidnapping, Madma, Nablus, settlers, IDF, raid, Yitzhar. Palestinian villagers thwarted an attempt by Israeli settlers to kidnap two Palestinian children ...
Leading a debate on the issue in Westminster Hall today, Sarah Champion said Israel's ill-treatment of children in the military detention system was widespread and institutionalised. The Rotherham MP said children were mistreated "through the process from arrest until the child's prosecution, conviction ...

Footage from the Ruptly video news agency shows the school children standing around the demolished building and sitting on the rubble as they wave Palestinian flags. The children, who came to the ruins of their school, were also holding placards that read: "It is my right. Do not demolish my school" as ...
Hundreds of Palestinian children and teenagers have been killed over the years. In 2016 alone, 105 Palestinian children were killed by the Israeli army; the youngest among the dead was 10, the oldest 17. How many of their killers, draped in the uniform of the Israeli army, have been prosecuted?
Dozens of Palestinian children yesterday came out to the streets of the Gaza Strip to call for international efforts to save the enclave from the economic and humanitarian disaster caused by the 11-year long Israeli siege. The children gathered in Saraya Square in central Gaza City and held banners warning ...
Tamimi is literally the poster child in this propaganda war, which centers on Palestinian children routinely sent by their families to hurl rocks at Israeli cars, confront and taunt soldiers, smuggle ... The effort is led by a Palestinian organization known as Defense for children International - Palestine (DCIP).
The child was shot after dozens of soldiers invaded the village, and attacked Palestinian protesters with gas bombs, rubber-coated bullets, concussion ... Wednesday afternoon, in his village; his death brings the number of Palestinians who were killed by the army in January to eight, including four children.
A Palestinian primary school built with European donor funding is facing the threat of demolition by Israeli authorities in the coming days, after the Israeli High Court of Justice dismissed a petition to safeguard it, aid agencies Action Against Hunger, Norwegian refugee Council and Save The Children ...
However, Ahed Tamimi's case is not isolated. According to Defense for children International - Palestine, Israel brings 500 to 700 Palestinian children before military courts each year, some as young as 12. It imprisons an average of 200 children in any given period. According to the reports of international ...
Israeli forces killed 14 children in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT) during 2017, according to Defense for children International - Palestine ... At the time of publication, DCIP had documented 61 child injuries by Israeli forces from a mix of live ammunition, rubber-coated metal bullets, and crowd ...
... the West Bank and elsewhere in the region are particularly tough," he added. "For a lot of Palestinian refugees the UNRWA is the last life buoy. With the help of UNRWA half a million of Palestine children are able to go to school. This prevents them from falling prey to radicalisation and extreme violence." ...
Part of Ahed's charges reference her insulting Israeli soldiers - she has allegedly called them "child murderers," "Nazis" and "thieves" during altercations. ... Israel is the only country in the world that prosecutes children in military courts, according to the Defense for children International - Palestine (DCIP) ...
More than 5 million registered Palestinian refugees benefit from UNRWA's educational, health and social services. The agency's operations span the West Bank, Gaza, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon. It educates about 500,000 children in nearly 700 schools and UNRWA doctors see more than 9 million ...
Slapping an Israeli soldier More Newsworthy Than Shooting a Palestinian child in the Face ... Defence for children International Palestine (DCIP), a group that has consultative status with the UN, reports that Israeli military court judges, who are either active duty or reserve officers in the Israeli military, ...
Palestinian children attend a class in a school in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Jabel Mukhaber June 15, 2017. ... Despite mounting pressure on the Palestinian government and people by both the U.S. administration and the Israeli occupation, Palestine is attempting to confront the global threat of ...
But a new twist on the genre aims to teach kids the ABCs of Palestinian culture. The book, called P is for Palestine, was published last week and has quickly caused a stir among some Jewish parents in New York for teaching kids that I is for intifada. The author, Iranian-born Dr. Golbarg Bashi, promoted her ...
The UN agency that looks after more than 500,000 school students has warned that a major drop in funding would seriously hit their programmes. Cuts in humanitarian funding for Palestinians by the United States could be "catastrophic" for the education of children scattered across the Middle East.
Palestinian children face mistreatment by the military, according to Defense for children International-Palestine, with 75 percent subjected to physical violence upon arrest, and 97 percent interrogated without a parent present. UNICEF calls the ill-treatment of Palestinian children in military detention ...
And unlike Israeli civilian courts' treatment of Israelis, military courts in the West Bank deny bail in 70 percent of cases involving Palestinian children. A 2013 UNICEF report found that almost all children plead guilty to reduce the length of pretrial detention, because doing so, "is the quickest way to be ...
It is important to note that unlike Israeli children killed in the conflict, most Palestinian children killed by Israel are anonymous and become part of the death count. Israeli media ensures the names and images of dead Israeli children are transmitted as widely as possible. Palestinians do not have the same ...
Beirut, Lebanon (CNN) Outside the Ramallah Elementary school in Beirut's Shatila refugee camp, Palestinian mothers wait for the clock to hit noon. ... notably through education and health care services -- is described as indispensable to the dignity of Palestine refugees and the stability of the region," he ...
Her name was Ahed Tamimi, and I was interviewing her for a magazine article, children of the Occupation: Growing up in Palestine. We talked about her life in the village, the constant presence of soldiers, the demolition order on her home, mermaids, football and hopscotch. She was elfin, with an uneasy ...
While the pictures get attention, there has not been much of international action to address those violations," McDonald told gulf News in an interview. Violations range from intimidation and harassment to physical violence and arrest, champions of child rights have said. Palestinian children and teenagers ...
As per figures reported by the Defense for children Palestine, each year approximately 500-700 Palestinian children, some as young as 12-year-old, are detained and prosecuted in the Israeli military courts. Article 37 of the UNCRC clearly states that no child shall be subjected to torture, cruel treatment or ...
... people and then whine about rocks being thrown and blame the victims? You ever met any kids who throw ten pound rocks? Ever find yourself whining about murdered Jews when the Jews are doing 99% of the killing in Palestine? Do you not consider Palestinian children kids because you are a racist?
Tamimi and other Palestinian children should be playing, going to school and living their teenage lives. ... For many Israelis, Palestinians are terrorists, down to every woman, girl and child. ... However, many Israelis reject the statehood of Palestine, as they reject that there ever were a Palestinian people.
A third child was seriously injured. Amir Abd al-Hamid Abu Musaad, 15, died immediately after being hit in the chest with a live bullet during a protest along the Gaza-Israel boundary, Defense for children International-Palestine stated. "An eyewitness said that soldiers fired live ammunition from across the ...
Majd is one of more than two dozen Palestinian children born to a prisoner family in the past two years through a combination of sperm-smuggling and in vitro fertilisation (IVF). Around 7,000 Palestinians are serving time in Israeli prisons, with nearly 1,000 facing sentences of 20 years or more. Denied ...
The offending title, P is for Palestine, was recently published by Golbarg Bashi and Golrokh Nafisi after a long crowdfunding campaign. Zionists have reacted as if it's the Hamas charter. My wife and I bought the book for our five-year-old son. It was a logical purchase. Two of his grandparents are Palestinian ...
The MPs urge Israeli authorities "to treat Palestinian children in a way that is not inferior to the way they would any Israeli child", noting that "as the occupying power in the West Bank, Israel has a responsibility under international human rights conventions for the safety, welfare and human rights protection of ...
Half a dozen British parliamentarians have launched a parliamentary Early Day Motion (EDM) condemning the military detention of Palestinian children at the hands of Israeli authorities. The primary sponsor of the EDM, officially tabled on Monday, is Labour MP Richard Burden, joined by five co-sponsors: ...
Traditional children's alphabet books have taught kids that "A is for Apple," "B is for Boy," and "C is for Cat." But a new twist on the genre aims to teach kids the ABCs of Palestinian culture. The book, called "P is for Palestine," was published last week and has quickly caused a stir among some Jewish ...
Israeli forces have killed 14 Palestinian children in the West Bank and Gaza Strip since the start of this year, according to a Palestinian statistics agency. In a statement on Sunday, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) said Israeli forces had killed 35 children in 2016. "Some 300 Palestinian ...
Kuwait's Minister of Social Affairs and Labour has condemned Israeli violence against Palestinian children, Anadolu reported on Monday. ... The minister explained that the children of Palestine live in exceptional conditions due to the Israeli occupation of their land and property. "Furthermore, there are ...
"By prohibiting US financial support of abuses against Palestinian children in the Israeli military detention system, this bill aligns US policy towards Israel with international law and sends a clear rights-based message to Israeli authorities that widespread ill-treatment of Palestinian child detainees must end.".


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