Palestinian Detainees: No Security in Injustice
Caabu Report Launch
Chris Doyle - Director of Caabu
Gerard Horton - Lawyer with Defence for Children International - Palestine Section
UK MP who visited the Military Courts - TBC
- Wednesday, 14 November 2012, 6.30pm – 8.00pm (Doors open at 6.00pm)
- Amnesty International UK, The Human Rights Action Centre, 17-25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA
Discussion followed by Q&A and drinks reception.
The event is free and will start at 6.30pm - please ensure you reserve your tickets with Seph Brown on browns@Caabu.org
With roughly three-quarters of a million Palestinians imprisoned since Israel’s occupation began, there are few Palestinian families who have not had a member in an Israeli jail.
Caabu’s latest report, Palestinian detainees: no security in injustice, provides an in-depth examination of the issue of prisoners in both Israeli and Palestinian jails.
The report emphasises the seriousness of the prisoner issue, and how the widespread use of detention without trial, rampant ill-treatment and ethnically-segregated systems of law entrench mistrust, increase tensions and ultimately exacerbate the conflict.
You can read more in this article from Ben Bradshaw MP "The Injustice System"
Twitter Hashtag for the event: #InjusticeSystem