Brochures

Palestinian Women Political Prisoners, December 2010
This brochure provides a comprehensive overview of the situation of Palestinian women political prisoners held in Israeli prisons and detention centers, focusing in particular on the systematic forms of political and gender-based state violence that they experience at the hands of the Israeli authorities. In particular, it looks at the role of women in political prisoner releases, the denial of rights to pregnant prisoners, sexual violence and ill-treatment, denial of family visits and...
Palestinian Political Prisoners, November 2010
The following brochure provides a comprehensive overview of the question of Palestinian political prisoners. It provides basic statistics on the arrest of Palestinians by Israeli authorities over time, as well as brief overviews of the main features of Israeli detention, including the military court system, administrative detention, torture and ill-treatment, detention of children and women, and detention conditions inside Israeli prisons.