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LPHR and Addameer statement providing a full update on the cases of three Palestinian human rights defenders: Mr Murad Shteiwi, Ms Shireen Issawi and Ms Bushra al-Taweel
21.05.2015
LPHR and Addameer statement providing a full update on the cases of three Palestinian human rights defenders: Mr Murad Shteiwi, Ms Shireen Issawi and Ms Bushra al-Taweel FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Joint Public Statement LPHR and Addameer statement providing a full update on the cases of three Palestinian human rights defenders: Mr Murad Shteiwi, Ms...
Ofer Military Court judge rules for PLC member Khalida Jarrar to be released on bail
21.05.2015
Ofer Military Court judge rules for PLC member Khalida Jarrar to be released on bail 21 May 2015, occupied Ramallah The judge of Ofer Military Court issued a decision today to release Palestinian Legislative Council member Khalida Jarrar until the end of trial proceedings, on bail of 20,000 NIS and third party guarantees. The prosecution has 72...
Update on 12 May 2015 Khalida Jarrar hearing
12.05.2015
Update on 12 May 2015 Khalida Jarrar hearing Update on Khalida Jarrar hearing 12 May 2015 – Ofer military court judge decided today to announce a decision on Monday, 18 May, as to whether or not Palestinian Legislative Council member Khalida Jarrar will be detained until the end of trial proceedings, after reviewing the secret and open evidence...
PLC Member Khalida Jarrar‘s administrative detention order limited, trial continues
05.05.2015
PLC Member Khalida Jarrar‘s administrative detention order limited, trial continues Thursday 05 May 2015 - occupied Ramallah This morning, the defense team of Palestinian Legislative Council Member Khalida Jarrar was made aware that her administrative detention military order was limited to end on 04 May 2015. The administrative detention lasted...
Letter to Secretary General Ban Ki Moon
30.04.2015
PLC member Khalida Jarrar’s hearing postponed indefinitely
29.04.2015
PLC member Khalida Jarrar’s hearing postponed indefinitely Occupied Ramallah - 29 April 2015 The Occupation’s Ofer Military Court determined to hold a last-minute hearing for PLC member Khalida Jarrar today 29 April 2015. Upon her arrival, the hearing was postponed until further notice for the second time. Adv. Mahmoud Hassan was surprised by...
Postponement of PLC Member Khalida Jarrar‘s hearing in Ofer Military Court
28.04.2015
Postponement of PLC Member Khalida Jarrar‘s hearing in Ofer Military Court 28 April 2015 The hearing for PLC member Khalida Jarrar, which was scheduled for tomorrow (29 April 2015) has been postponed. Ofer Military Court has not informed the legal team when her next hearing will take place.
On Prisoners Day, Addameer calls on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate the grave violations against Palestinian political prisoners
17.04.2015
17 April 2015 This past year witnessed an unprecedented level of Israeli violence against Palestinians, including killing over 2,000 civilians in Gaza, demolishing 20,000 homes, displacing more than 500,000 Palestinian at the peak of the attack and arresting 8,000 Palestinians across historic Palestine. Israel is committing nothing short of a...
PLC Member Khalida Jarrar indicted but continues to be detained under administrative detention
15.04.2015
Occupied Ramallah – 15 April 2015 The occupation’s military prosecution submitted a charge sheet against PLC member Mrs. Khalida Jarrar in Ofer Military Court today, Wednesday 15 April 2015. The twelve charges against her revolve around her role as a PLC member and political leader and for her campaigning for prisoners. The indictment was...
Update: Ofer Military Court postpones PLC member Khalida Jarrar’s administrative detention confirmation hearing
08.04.2015
8 April 2015 Occupied Ramallah The Ofer Military Court judge determined today (Wednesday, 8 April 2015) to postpone the confirmation hearing for PLC member Khalida Jarrar’s administrative detention order until Tuesday, 14 April 2015. According to Mrs. Jarrar’s legal counsel Adv. Mahmoud Hassan, the military prosecution presented the court with 34...
Joint Statement: Human rights organizations condemn administrative detention of PLC member Khalida Jarrar and raise grave concern about her health
07.04.2015
Joint Statement: Human rights organizations condemn administrative detention of PLC member Khalida Jarrar and raise grave concern about her health 07 April 2015 – Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, Adalah – The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel, Physicians for Human Rights – Israel (PHR-I), and the Public...
The military commander issues a 6 month administrative detention order against PLC member Khalida Jarrar
05.04.2015
The military commander issues a 6 month administrative detention order against PLC member Khalida Jarrar Occupied Ramallah – 05/04/2015 – The military commander of the occupation forces issued a 6-month administrative detention order against PLC member and vice chairperson of Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association Khalida Jarrar...
Palestinian Legislative Council Member Khalida Jarrar arrested by Israeli forces and taken to undisclosed location
02.04.2015
02 April 2015 Palestinian Legislative Council Member Khalida Jarrar arrested by Israeli forces and taken to undisclosed location At approximately 1.30 AM on 02 April 2015, Palestinian Legislative Council member Khalida Jarrar’s home in Ramallah was raided and she has been taken to an undisclosed location. Khalida Jarrar, a civil society leader,...
Palestinian prisoners suspend escalatory protest in exchange for improved conditions
10.03.2015
Occupied Ramallah -10 March 2015 Palestinian prisoners and detainees have decided to suspend their escalatory steps until the end of Israeli elections, after reaching an agreement with the Israeli Prison Service (IPS) to improve the conditions of family visits. The agreement includes the following: allowing prisoners and detainees from Gaza to...

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