UN Report: Children in solitary confinement in Israel

23 07 2012

Children in solitary confinement: “Israel’s pattern of abuse is inhumane, cruel, degrading and unlawful” – UN expert (Full Report)

GENEVA – United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the occupied Palestinian territories, Richard Falk, condemned Israel’s use of solitary confinement against Palestinian children, as reported earlier by the UN Special Committee on Israeli practices in the Occupied Territories. He urged the Israeli Government to treat Palestinian children detainees in accordance with international human rights laws. (more)





2 responses

23 07 2012

And they raise hell with what was done to them in Germanys camps (should never happened), how can you justify this or treat any prisoners in a bad way. My country Canada and allies during WWII treated prisoners as best as they could. How can any country that treats enemies prisoners bad ever think they can get a piece deal. A country at war must always look ahead at how they can get to the end game.

24 07 2012

Horrific treatment of their neighbors. In vids – kids tossing rocks at Israeli tanks have visible cigarette burns on the backs of their hands! Kids challenge tanks because that’s all that’s left.
Norman Finkelstein writes on it eloquently –


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