PLF Pakistan

You are here: Home

497 children and 3000 Palestinians detains by IOF in first half of 2018

E-mail Print PDF

Noor24RAMALLAH (PNIC):-The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) rounded up more than 3000 Palestinians during the first half of 2018, rights sources revealed.

Palestine center for prisoners affairs said that 497 children and 84 women were among the reported arrests.

180 Gazans were also arrested during the same reported period, dozens of them were fishermen.

Four prisoners were dead in Israeli jails since the start of the year, raising the number of deaths of Palestinian prisoners to 216.

 The sources pointed out that 505 administrative detention orders were issued since the beginning of the year against Palestinians, including 199 new and the rest were renewals.

Around 6500 Palestinians are currently held in Israeli prisons on charges of resisting the occupation. Of this figure, 54 are women, among them six under the age of 18, 350 children and 430 held in administrative detention, in addition to 1800 sick prisoners.

left direction
right direction
Israel releases Palestinian student after 7 months
326 Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa to perform prayers
UN fund releases US$ 1 million to avoid collapse of services in Gaza
MADA announces the launch of Freedom of the Press Index in Palestine
PA balked truce agreement efforts over Gaza: Nafed Azzam
Gaza protests will continue until siege is lifted: Haneyya
14 Palestinians injured by IOF gunfire in central Gaza
Israeli soldiers, settlers storm archaeological site in al-Khalil
4 Palestinians on hunger strike in Israeli jails
Palestinian injured in Qalqilia town
Israel delivers stop-construction notice in Jordan Valley
Palestinian youth beaten to death by Israeli soldiers