News About Prisoners

Pressure Israel to Free Nael Barghouthi, Longest-Held Palestinian Prisoner

Palestinian prisoner Nael Barghouthi, 59 has been imprisoned for 36 years in Israeli jails, and he is the longest-held Palestinian political prisoner. Today, on the basis of so-called “secret evidence,” he is threatened with the re-imposition of life imprisonment with no charges and no legitimate trial. Along with over 1,000 fellow prisoners, he was released […]

Number of Palestinian minors in Israeli prisons doubles in 2016

Addameer: Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association released a documentary short film produced by Odeh Film titled “Precarious Childhood: Arrests of Jerusalemite Children.” The video depicts the lives of several Jerusalemite families whose children are taken by force, arrested and imprisoned by Israel. The children narrate their experiences of arrest, interrogation, and treatment by Israeli […]