Khaled Jaradat, a Palestinian living in the West Bank, had been held under repeatedly extended administrative detention orders for over two years. He was released on July 15, 2010. Read more »
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Israel/Occupied Palestinian Territories: Stop Harrassing Abdallah Abu Rahma (UA 320/14)
The Israeli military court rejected an appeal by Palestinian human rights defender Abdallah Abu Rahma against a four-month suspended sentence imposed on him for his peaceful participation in a demonstration. In ruling, the military judge said, “It is my opinion that the appellant's enthusiasm should be ‘cooled down’ in the coming years”.
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