Skip to comments.Israel furious at UN report detailing torture of Palestinian children
Posted on 06/24/2013 1:20:19 PM PDT by kimtom
Israels security forces have been accused by a United Nations monitoring group of torturing and tormenting Palestinian children. The Committee on the Rights of Children, a body of independent legal experts charged by the UN with the task of monitoring the protection of childrens rights in signatory states, has urged Israel to honour its responsibility to prevent the torture and ill-treatment of children.
The Committee expresses its deepest concern about the reported practice of torture and ill-treatment of Palestinian children arrested, prosecuted and detained by the military and the police, and about the State partys failure to end these practices in spite of repeated concerns expressed by treaty bodies, the investigative body stated in its periodic review of Israels child rights record, released on Thursday.
It continued: [Palestinian children are] systematically subject to physical and verbal violence, humiliation, painful restraints, hooding of the head and face in a sack, threatened with death, physical ........
(Excerpt) Read more at telegraph.co.uk ...
I guess they missed Iran hanging those 16 year old boys.
*shrug* Another day, another blood libel.
yes, Thank you.
Don’t forget the bomb strapped kiddo’s....
No UN complaints about Assad, Nassralla, the Hizbolla, or the Hamas? Really?
The UN would have us believe the Israelis are arresting 6 year old little girls. In reality, these "children" are trained terrorists.
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