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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More Action Needed! - End Harassment Of Palestinian Human Rights Defender (Israel/OPT: UA 276/13)
Israeli authorities have their final chance to take forward the prosecution of Palestinian human rights defender Anas Barghouti at a hearing on 6 December. Arrested and bailed three years ago, he has had to attend a court hearing every three months since then, only for the case to be postponed each time. He is facing a maximum of 18 months in prison.
Amnesty International is concerned about the fairness of proceedings leading to the trial and conviction of Leonard Peltier, an Anishinabe-Lakota Native American who was convicted of murdering two FBI agents.
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