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Israeli authorities hold MP Abu Tir in administrative detention

Israeli occupation authorities on Monday decided to hold Palestinian MP Mohammed Abu Tir, 69, in administrative detention for four months one week after he was kidnapped from his home. Abu Tir, a resident of Jerusalem who was expelled to Ramallah in 2010, was arrested on 13 April from his house in Um al-Sharayet neighborhood in …


Shin Bet extends administrative detention of MP Abu Jehaisha

Israel’s intelligence apparatus, the Shin Bet, has extended, for the second consecutive time, the administrative detention of Palestinian lawmaker Mohamed Abu Jehaisha for four months. MP Abu Jehaisha is being detained in Ofer jail along with his three sons, Muaad, Mutawakel and Miqdad. The administration of Ofer jail told the lawmaker about the decision to …


Ashrawi: ‘Israel’s administrative detention an assault on human rights‘

Commenting on Israel’s release today of Palestinian lawmaker and prominent human rights defender Khalida Jarrar after spending 20 months in administrative detention, Hanan Ashrawi, Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) Executive Committee Member, said Israel’s administrative detention policy is “an assault on universal human rights.” Ashrawi said in a statement, on Thursday, “After twenty months in Israeli …


Palestinian MP Ahmed Atoun to be released today

The Jerusalemite MP of the Change and Reform electoral list Ahmed Atoun is scheduled to be released on Thursday after spending 11 months in administrative detention. In April 2017, Israeli forces arrested MP Atoun after ransacking his home in the West Bank city of al-Bireh city. He was then sentenced to a renewable four-month prison-term, …