Days of Palestine

Saturday, February 4

Israeli occupation arrested 647 Palestinians in March

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Days of Palestine, West Bank -Israeli occupation arrested on March 647 Palestinian citizens from occupied West Bank, Jerusalem and Gaza Strip, report issued by Palestinian NGOs said.

The report, which was issued by four Palestinian NGOs, said that the 647 arrests included 128 children and 16 women.

It also said that the largest number of arrests was in the occupied Jerusalem and the least in the Gaza Strip.

Meanwhile, the report said, the Israeli occupation authorities issued 192 administrative detention orders during March, including 95 prisoners were put in administrative detention for the first time and the others had renewed administrative detention.

Currently, the four NGOs said that there are 750 Palestinian prisoners under administrative detention inside the Israeli jails, including six children, two women and two MPs.

It is worth mentioning that the number of Palestinian women inside Israeli jails has risen to 68, including 18 minors. The youngest is Dima al-Wawi, 12 years old.

About minors in general, the NGOs said that more than 400 Palestinians under the legal age inside the Israeli jails. They also reported 700 prisoners suffering from different diseases and do not receive proper medical treatment.