The six Palestinian civil society organizations welcome recent steps taken by States and Lawmakers following Israel’s settler-colonial and apartheid regime’s arbitrary and baseless designation of the six leading Palestinian human righ
Elderly Palestinian Jamal Zaid, 64, with kidney failure, held under administrative detention, without charge or trial, is currently facing an imminent threat to his l
On the morning of his expected release from Ofer prison, Israeli occupation authorities notified Salah Hammouri, Palestinian lawyer and human rights defender, of a three-month administrative detention renewal
Earlier today, 3 June 2022, the Israeli occupation authorities released Mrs. Shatha Odeh after being sentenced by Ofer military court to 16 months of imprisonment. The court approved an early release request by Mrs. Odeh’s lawyer, after finishing two-thirds of her sentence in Damon prison.
Since the State of Palestine acceded to the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture (OPCAT) in 2017, Palestinian human rights groups and civil society organizations have followed up on the establishment of the National Preventive Mechanism against Torture (NPM).