Administrative Detainees
Child prisoners
Female prisoners
Total Number of Political Prisoners

Prominent Palestinian Activist and Political Prisoner Khader Adnan Passes Away Due to Deliberate Medical Neglect at the Hands of the Israeli Occupation

The Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council (PHROC) condemns the calculated and cold-blooded slow-killing of 45-year-old Khader Adnan—father, husband, Palestinian activist, and former prisoner—by the Israeli occupying authorities in the early hours of Tuesday, May 2, 2

PHROC Calls for the Immediate Release of Palestinian Political Prisoner Walid Daqqa Diagnosed with Bone Marrow Cancer and Facing Imminent Deteriorating Health Conditions

Walid Daqqa, a Palestinian writer, activist, intellectual, and political prisoner from the city of Baqa Al-Gharbiya in the 1948 occupied Palestinian territories, was diagnosed with a rare form of bone marrow cancer in 2022 and has since then been in dire need of urgent medical attention.

Human rights organizations in Israel and the OPT warn of a dangerous escalation in violations of Palestinian prisoners' rights due to the radical policies of the new Israeli government

While Palestinians imprisoned by the Israeli authorities have always experienced a wholesale violation of their human rights, Israel’s new extreme-right-wing government has taken numerous steps to implement a particularly hostile, radical agenda to harm Palestinians in prisons, their families, and Palestinian society as a whole.