Israel’s arrests of Palestinian children under the spotlight

A Palestinian youth is detained by an Israeli border police officer
A Palestinian youth is arrested by an Israeli border police officer [Ammar Awad/Reuters]

Defense for Children International Palestine says 500 to 700 Palestinian children are arrested and prosecuted in the military courts each year. In this episode, we take a closer look at their detention in Israeli prisons.

This episode was produced by Hayat Mongodin, with Khaled Soltan, and host Sami Zeidan. George Alwer is our sound designer. Aya Elmileik and Munera AlDosari are our engagement producers. Omar Al-Saleh is our executive producer.

In this episode:

Brad Parker (@baparkr), Senior Adviser, Policy and Advocacy at @DCIPalestine, based in New York.

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Source: Al Jazeera