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Georges Fenech Israel

French official visits Israeli jail in West Bank as Paris grapples with terror

There have been many European delegations that have visited the facility on matters of prisoners' rights, but this was the first time that an official had come to learn from its work methods.

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
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