Palestinian Child Prisoners

Around 500-700 Palestinian children are detained each year by the Israeli Army

Palestinian children are routinely subjected to night arrests, solitary confinement and denied legal representation.

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Around 500-700 Palestinian children are detained each year by the Israeli Army

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3 out 4 Palestinian child experience physical assault during arrest, transfer or interrogation.
Israel is the only country in the world that automatically prosecutes children in military court.
Punishment for a child: 20years in prison for throwing stones.
76.4% physically assaulted.
98% not told the reason for arrest.
10-29days in solitary confinement.

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