There has been a sharp increase in the number of Palestinian political prisoners held by Israel over the past year.
Hassan Ishtayeh has been arrested eight times since 1987.
“Kids Court in Conflict,” sponsored by UK Zionist group Yachad, claims to support Palestinian children but actually backs their oppressors.
Palestinian children were regular targets of Israel’s systematic violence throughout 2014.
Video comes in same week as new testimonies from Palestinian children subjected to torture and solitary confinement in Israeli military custody.
A nine-day solidarity hunger strike by more than one hundred Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails brings end to nineteen-month solitary confinement of fellow prisoner.
Israeli ruling provided a “novel” excuse for inflicting pain on detainees, according to a 2001 CIA memo.
Supporters welcome “fantastic news” that Odeh will return home to Chicago until her March sentencing.
Odeh, 67, who suffers from health problems, has been in total segregation. She is not allowed to receive visitors or mail, speak to other prisoners, or use the commissary.
The case of Sami Al-Arian is emblematic of the altered state of the US justice system after 11 September 2001.
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