administrative detention

French Police
Will France adopt controversial Israeli practice to deter terrorism?

As France is faced with new terror threats, a top counter-terror expert and opposition MP from the country is lobbying for Israeli-style administrative detention.

Bilal Kaye
UN slams Israel's administrative detention amid Palestinian's 67-day hunger strike

Kayed, a member of the PFLP, was arrested in 2002 and placed on administrative detention in June after serving a sentence of more than 14 years.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
21/08/2016
the detainee
High Court refuses to end detention of Palestinian hunger striker; 'His life is in his hands'

Palestinian Muhammad al-Qiq is in his 84th day of a hunger strike to be free of administrative detention.

Meir Ettinger
Comment: Wife of late Meir Kahane addresses hunger-striking grandson's administrative detention

"An administrative detention order deprives a person of his basic rights," Libby Kahane argues.

By LIBBY KAHANE
24/01/2016
Amnesty International activists
'Amnesty administrative detention report PR gimmick'

NGO charges Israel with "human rights violations" over administrative detention; demands investigations, compensation.

Amnesty International activists
Amnesty: Charge or release Palestinian detainees

NGO charges Israel with "human rights violations" over administrative detention; demands investigations, compensation.

06/06/2012
Palestinians in Ramallah hold prisoners' pictures
Time for a new deal for administrative detainees

A good place to start would be ending the possibility of extending administrative detention orders; one period of detention is bad enough.

By JESSICA MONTELL
16/05/2012
Palestinians in Ramallah hold prisoners' pictures
Egypt tries to end Palestinian hunger strike

PA prisoners minister: Cairo is involved in talks with Palestinians, Israel; solidarity rallies to be held in three Israeli cities.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
12/05/2012
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
Ban: Charge or release administrative detainees

UN secretary-general expresses concern for Palestinian hunger strikers, urging a resolution "without delay."

By JPOST.COM STAFF
10/05/2012
Shackles [illustrative]
Court upholds Hamas man's admin. detention

Mahmoud Masalani "poses threat to regional security and public," High court finds.

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