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Israel furious at UN report detailing torture of Palestinian children
| 21 Jun 2013
| Phoebe Greenwood, Tel Aviv
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 ...
TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: antisemitism; arab; israel; sourcetitlenoturl; un; unantisemitism
" oh yes, Israelis are known for their brutality....sure, and Arabs are angels....or is that jinn...???" (sarc)
posted on 06/24/2013 1:20:19 PM PDT
I guess they missed Iran hanging those 16 year old boys.
posted on 06/24/2013 1:30:32 PM PDT
(I refudiate the lamestream media, leftists and their prevaricutions.)
*shrug* Another day, another blood libel.
posted on 06/24/2013 1:31:01 PM PDT
by Slings and Arrows
(You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein)
God Bless Israel! The UN has been disparaging Israel ever since the beginning. It's a miracle they voted in favor of Statehood. It seems the days are evolving as predicted. But just who is the Antichrist, Obama; It can't be anyone else can it?
posted on 06/24/2013 1:31:53 PM PDT
by By and By
(Dime Store New Dealers are Milquetoast and Liberal)
yes, Thank you.
Don’t forget the bomb strapped kiddo’s....
posted on 06/24/2013 1:32:05 PM PDT
(USA ; Freedom is not Free)
No UN complaints about Assad, Nassralla, the Hizbolla, or the Hamas? Really?
posted on 06/24/2013 1:51:42 PM PDT
(Tanstaafl - its not just for breakfast anymore...)
Israels security forces have been accused by a United Nations monitoring group of torturing and tormenting Palestinian children.
posted on 06/24/2013 1:54:22 PM PDT
by E. Pluribus Unum
(Religious faith in government is far crazier than religious faith in God.)
Palestinian children arrested, prosecuted and detained by the military and the police
The UN would have us believe the Israelis are arresting 6 year old little girls. In reality, these "children" are trained terrorists.
posted on 06/24/2013 1:57:52 PM PDT
(You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.)
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