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September 2019

Palestinian Child Prisoners with Louise Haigh MP

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Showroom 5 Cinema, 15 Paternoster Row
Sheffield, S1 2BX
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Over 500 children are detained each year by the Israeli military. The majority of children are detained from their West Bank homes during the middle of the night by heavily armed Israeli soldiers. Several hours after their arrest, children arrive at an interrogation and detention center alone, sleep deprived and often bruised and scared. Interrogations tend to be coercive, including a variety of verbal abuse, threats and physical violence that ultimately result in a confession. Unlike Israeli children living in…

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