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Human Rights organizations: Prohibit GSS Use of Family Members to Pressure Interogees interrogees

Five Human Rights organizations filed a petition to the High Court of Justice against the GSS, the Police and the Attorney General demanding the Court prohibit the use of family members to pressure in
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B'Tselem demands an investigation into beating of the organisation's field worker by a police officer

B'Tselem has written to the director of the department for police investigations in the Israeli Ministry of Justice (DPI), to demand that it open a criminal investigation into allegations of unlawful
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Israel violates the right of thousands of Palestinian families to visit detained relatives

Today (Thursday, 26 October) B'Tselem is publishing Barred from Contact, a report describing the difficulties faced by families of Palestinians imprisoned in Israel who want to visit their relatives.
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B'Tselem and PHR: Parading of naked prisoners in Jericho violated International Humanitarian Law

B'Tselem: the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, and Physicians for Human Rights - Israel, wrote today to the IDF Judge Advocate General (JAG), to demand that the
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Hostage Holding - Illegal and Immoral

Israeli Human Rights Organizations - B'Tselem, The Association for Civil Rights in Israel, HaMoked: Center for the Defense of the Individual and Physicians for Human Rights - welcome the High Court's
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Re the HCJ decision on Torture

B'Tselem welcomes today's decision by the High Court of Justice, which puts an end to torture in Israel. As a result, Israel now joins the world's enlightened nations. This is one of the most importan
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B'Tselem marks twentieth anniversary with a heavy heart: almost 8900 Israelis and Palestinians killed in the conflict

Today (Sunday, Nov 22nd), Israeli human rights group B'Tselem commemorates 20 years since its founding with release of data collected by the organization from 1989-2009. This period includes many of t
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Israel holding 42 Palestinians in administrative detention for over two years

B'Tselem releases 2008 annual report - among the findings: Of the 548 Palestinians Israel is detaining without trial, 42 have been held for over two years, according to figures appearing in B'Tselem's
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Soldiers assault and arrest B'Tselem worker in Hebron

Soldiers assaulted and arrested Issa ‘Amro, a B'Tselem fieldworker, in Hebron yesterday. ‘Amro was arrested while filming a disturbance by settlers in the Wadi Hsein neighborhood in East Hebron. Yeste
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Video: Young Palestinian man violently arrested, held wrongfully for 5 days because Israeli Police didn't bother to check his alibi

CCTV footage shows soldiers assaulting and arresting youth wrongfully suspected of stone throwing On 6 October 2015, while Ansar 'Asi, 25, was at work at a cleaning products company in al-Bireh, clash