Minors

Main Witness in the Bassem Tamimi Trial: "My Testimony was Taken Under Duress"

Today's hearing, which was attended by diplomats from eight different countries, saw the main witness in the case, 15 year old Islam Dar Ayyoub, put on the stand. The trial will resume tomorrow, 10 AM at the Ofer Military Court.

Main Witnesses in Trial of West Bank Protest Organizer to Testify Monday and Tuesday

14 year-old Islam Dar Ayyoub and 15 year-old Mo'atasem Tamimi, who incriminated protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi, after being unlawfully interrogated, will testify before court on Monday and Tuesday, respectively, at the Ofer Military Court

Israeli Soldiers Arrest Three During Nabi Saleh Night Raid

Israeli soldiers staged a nighttime raid on the village of Nabi Saleh, arresting a 16 year-old, a 20 year-old and a 34 year-old

Echoes of SA's struggle are deafening

Published by:

Barbara Hogan, the Mail & Guardian


Nov 04, 2011

I spent the better part of several days glued to the internet watching the release of Palestinian prisoners and an Israeli soldier. I find such dizzying moments of celebration and happiness utterly compelling.

Palestinian children woken in night to be photographed by soldiers

Published by:

Harriet Sharwood, The Guardian


Sep 28, 2011

Youngsters in West Bank village were forced out of bed for Israeli military 'mapping' exercise

15 Year-Old Shot in the Face During Qalandiya Demonstration; Loses Eye

Three seriously injured and two arrested by plain-clothed special forces in clashes that erupted near the Qalandiya Refugee Camp after Israel closed the checkpoint to Jerusalem.

Nabi Saleh Protesters Announce the Death of the Oslo Accords

Soldiers tried to disperse the demonstration and prevent protesters from reaching their lands using tear-gas. A 14 year-old was detained and three were lightly injured.

How Israel takes its revenge on boys who throw stones

Published by:

Catrina Stewart, the Independent


Aug 26, 2011

Video seen by Catrina Stewart reveals the brutal interrogation of young Palestinians

Eight Year-Old Violently Arrested in Silwan

Special police forces raided the house of 8 year-old Ali Siyam this afternoon and illegaly arrested him, causing injury requiring hospitalization to both his aunt and father.

UN Special Rapporteur on Torture to Give Expert Opinion on the Arrest of Minors in Israeli Military Court

The Special Repporteur's expert opinion will be filed to the Ofer Military Court by the defense next Monday in a pre-trial hearing in the case of 14 year-old Islam Dar Ayyoub who was taken from his bed at gun-point by Israeli soldiers in the middle of the night and questioned unlawfully.