13-year-old beaten during interrogation and imprisoned for two months, 2007

November 2007

On 13 November 2007, soldiers arrested Majed Jaradat, 13, after he threw stones during a demonstration in Sa'ir Village, Hebron District. Jaradat's testimony to B'Tselem indicates that while he was detained, soldiers beat and kicked him in the back. The violence continued in the interrogation room at the Etzion police station, where the interrogator beat him. Jaradat was sentenced to two months' imprisonment, which he served among adult prisoners.