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On 22 December 2015, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) published a short film about death penalty showing efforts exerted for years by PCHR to put an end to this punishment. This film was made in conclusion of a series of activities carried out by PCHR as part of the eight-month “Advocacy against Death Penalty” project, during which, PCHR promoted its ongoing efforts to stop this inhumane punishment. Read More
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Dany Sail, an Israeli Black Panther, worked alongside the Palestinian resistance to end Israeli colonial occupation in the early 1970s. Read More
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25 Palestinian political prisoners held by the Israeli occupation in Etzion jail – a detention center attached to the Gush Etzion illegal settlement on Palestinian land – have launched a hunger strike against their conditions of detention, noting that two Palestinian prisoners had been attacked by Israeli military forces, while prisoners held in the jail are suffering from poor conditions and a lack of basic needs. Read More
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In the neighborhood of A-Tur (Mount of Olives), children fear going to school because of the permanent Israeli police presence in front of a school, AIC reports. Read More
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(Co)resistance: Palestinians and Israelis searching for a common future. Read More
It shows that as a Palestinian lawyer, I am part of my people, part of the Palestinian wish for liberation,' Hassan Ajaj says.
One of the most memorable images of the current Israeli-Palestinian confrontations shows young Palestinian lawyer Hassan Ajaj in dark shades, a suit and formal legal robe as he kicks away an Israeli tear gas canister, his legs flying high above billowing white gas. Read More
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Sunday morning at dawn, Israeli soldiers raided the office of the International Middle East Media Center (IMEMC) and the Palestinian Center for Rapprochement (PCR). IMEMC is playing a pivotal role in conveying Palestinian news to an English-reading readership. Read More
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One of Israel’s most infamous crimes occurred 33 years ago this week. In September 1982, the Israeli army surrounded the Sabra neighborhood and adjacent Shatila refugee camp in southern Beirut. Read More
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Vittorio Fera is released on bail after an extremely violent and terrifying time in Israeli prisons. Read More
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"Our prisoners don't need extra food or extra blankets. They need the world to take a serious stand with them...The idea of freedom is the only reason they live." - Lina Khattab Read More
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A United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) report on Palestine’s Gaza Strip concludes that infant mortality has risen for the first time in decades. A significant marker for a dangerous trend says UNRWA Director of Health Dr. Akihiro Seita. Infant mortality is but one of numerous health and mental health indicators, suggesting that the tragic state of health in Palestine is an artifact of the blockade on Gaza, the occupation of the West Bank, and the lack of possibilities for Palestine to develop a sound economy. Read More
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pchrdp.jpg Short Film on PCHR’s Efforts to Abolish Death Penalty by PCHR-Gaza

abdelalimdaanaaic_1.jpg (co)Resistence: Abdel Alim Da'ana by the Alternative Information Center (AIC)

Photo: Addameer  Joe Catron on Palestinian Hunger Strikers by Samidoun: Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network

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