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Israeli interrogator threatens sexual assault, home demolition, says Palestinian child

Testimonies collected by Palestinian and Israeli human rights groups suggest Israeli interrogators have threatened Palestinian kids with sexual violence.

Thousands of Jerusalem children denied basic services by Israeli apartheid

Patrick O. Strickland
Jerusalem
30 December 2013

Once they reach 16, sons and daughters need special permits to visit their parents, from a web of Israeli bureaucracy campaigners say is aimed at driving Palestinians out of Jerusalem.

“Reprimanded” Israeli soldier still posting violent, racist material on Instagram

Only months after he was supposedly “reprimanded,” Israeli army Golani Brigade soldier Osher Maman is again disseminating outright calls to murder Palestinians, as Israel struggles to control its online image.

Six-year-old loses eye from bullets Israel promised to phase out

Dylan Collins and
Patrick O. Strickland
Ramallah
7 October 2013

Mousab Sarahnin’s family were shot at a moment after leaving a bus.

B’Tselem “proud” partner of war criminals, enemies of Palestinian rights

Why is a human rights group “proud” to share a stage with such “allies” as Tzipi Livni and Joe Biden who are deeply implicated in Israeli war crimes against Palestinians?

Palestinian children routinely tortured, some threatened with rape: Israel rights group

“Daud” started punching me. After a few minutes, he took out a gun and said: “I’ll murder you if you don’t confess! Out here, no one will find you. We’ll kill you and leave you here.”

Israel bars children over eight from visiting fathers in prison

Joe Catron
Gaza City
10 June 2013

After his eighth birthday next month, Obeida Shamali will be banned from seeing his dad.

Video: As Obama lands, Israeli soldiers violently arrest Palestinian 8-year-olds on their way to school

The video shows harrowing scenes of young children clinging to parents as heavily-armed Israeli occupiers drag them away.

Israel arrests Palestinian activists "to finish colonization project"

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Ramallah
1 March 2013

Jamal Juma’ from the group Stop the Wall believes that every Palestinian known as an activist is a target for Israel.

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