Skip to comments.Palestinians call for probe of Israeli prisons
Posted on 02/24/2013 12:34:22 PM PST by Olog-hai
Palestinians on Sunday called for an international investigation of Israels treatment of Palestinian detainees after a 30-year-old prisoner died in custody and a hunger strike by four other inmates sparked a week of West Bank protests.
The death of Arafat Jaradat set off more clashes between Israeli troops and Palestinian stone-throwers in several areas of the West Bank on Sunday. In one incident, two Palestinians were wounded by army fire, including a 15-year-old boy who was shot in the chest, a Palestinian health official said.
Palestinian officials and the detainees family alleged Jaradat was mistreated by the Shin Bet, saying he was healthy at the time of his arrest last week.
Israeli officials said Jaradat died of an apparent heart attack and denied he was beaten or subjected to any treatment that could have led to his death.
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Put all of the palis in prison - problem solved!
Israelis call for probe of thousands of unguided rockets sent toward school children and other civilians.
The UN should probe the summary death sentences meted out every single day in the jihadist-occupied areas in and near Israel.
Prisons aren’t supposed to be nice.
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