You may have heard of the submission of an important report to the UN Committee Against Torture by Defence for Children International – Palestine Section (DCI-P) exposing Israel’s systematic pattern of torture and ill treatment of children:
Detention Bulletin – Issue 27 – March 2012
“In this issue: 53% increase in number of children held in military detention since December 2011; 29% increase in number of 12 -15 year-olds in detention; New submission to the UN Committee Against Torture; Updated urgent appeal for children held in solitary confinement.”
On the subject, please spread the word and attend the Public meeting on
Wed 18 April 2012, 6-8.30pm, at
NUT HQ, Hamilton House, Mabledon Place, London WC1H 9BD
Bound, Blindfolded & Convicted: Palestinian Child Prisoners
Key speaker: Gerard Horton, DCI-P. He will report on the findings of DCI-P latest EU-funded report into the arrest, detention and treatment of Palestinian children by the Israeli authorities.
Chair: Geoffrey Bindman, Bindman’s Solicitors
Organised by Action For Palestinian Children in conjunction with Defence for Children International – Palestine Section (DCI-P), the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) and the National Union of Teachers (NUT):
Please circulate this invitation to any of your contacts who would be interested.
Palestine Solidarity Campaign
Box BM PSA
Tel: 020 7700 6192
Fax: 020 7609 7779
Email: info AT palestinecampaign.org