Evidence that Palestinian minors are systematically questioned in violation of their rights was filed to the court yesterday during the trial of West Bank activist, Bassem Tamimi.
In a statement released today, Amnesty International pronounced Palestinian protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi, a prisoner of conscience and called for his immediate and unconditional release from Israeli prison.
Bassem Tamimi from Nabi Saleh testified yesterday as part of the defense's case in the ongoing trial against him. Tamimi, suspected of protest related charges, was arrested on March last year, and remains in detention since.
A Palestinian villager who is on trial for organising popular protests in the West Bank told a court on Sunday that the charges against him were "fiction."
As a grass-roots leader goes on trial, having been incriminated by a teenager, questions are being raised about the legal system Palestinians are placed into.
Almost a year after his arrest, the Palestinian protest organizer from the village of Nabi Saleh, will have a chance to answer his accusers.
Bassem Tamimi's Trial: Police Interrogator Tells Court Intimidating a 14 Year-old Suspect "Was a Joke"
Israeli police officer, Jalal Aweida, testified at the Ofer Military Court on behalf of the prosecution today, as part of the on-going trial against Palestinian protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi.
Jalal Aweida, an Israeli police inspector, will testify about his involvement in the unlawful interrogation of a 14 year-old boy as part of the trial of Nabi Saleh protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi.
In his testimony before the military court in the trial against Palestinian protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi, police interrogator said today that Palestinian minors are never granted their right to have a parent present during questioning.
In a letter to the French-Palestine Solidarity Association, French Foreign Minister Juppé slams Israel's treatment of West Bank protest organizer, and its settlement policy.