Press Releases

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2016-08-16
Israeli Border Police officers shot Mustafa Khatib in back multiple times as he fled scene, in apparent violation of police open-fire regulations.
2016-08-08
Officer shot and killed Ahmed Abu Shaaban in Jerusalem on 15 October 2015 after he was lying on the ground, neutralized, and no longer posed threat.
2016-08-02
Bilal Kayed, a Palestinian from Nablus who is being detained by Israel, has reached 42 days of hunger strike, and resolves to continue his protest until he is freed.
2016-08-02
Mohammad Abu Khalaf was lying on his stomach when police shot him multiple times; 'Police Investigative Division essentially gives green light to police violence'
2016-08-01
Since October 2015, Israel has refused to return bodies of 13 Palestinians killed by Israeli soldiers, police, and settlers during what human rights groups have identified as extrajudicial killings.
2016-07-26
Regulations place heavy financial burden on Palestinians seeking to file lawsuits against Israeli employers for labor law violations.
Bill violates international laws that forbid an occupying power from transferring its civilian population into occupied territories.
2016-07-20
Law intended to expel Arab Knesset members who 'dare' to stray beyond boundaries dictated to them by Israeli Jewish majority.
2016-07-12
NGO Law does not apply to donations from private individuals, therefore exempting right-wing organizations from filing funding reports.
2016-07-05
New regulations permit officers to use deadly force as a first option against Palestinians throwing stones or shooting fireworks.
2016-06-26
In violation of int'l treaties, Israel has cut water supply up to 70%, leaving homes with no running water and causing factory shutdowns, severe damage to agriculture, deaths of livestock.
2016-06-26
Adalah, Al Mezan, and PHR-I call on the international community to take action to end Israel's torture and ill-treatment of Palestinian children from the OPT.
2016-06-20
Adalah: Funds to alleviate severe housing shortage in Arab communities, resulting from systemic state discrimination, is not a matter of charity but of right
2016-06-19
Reclassifies political activities of Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel as acts of terror. Adalah: "New law marks Arab citizens as suspects simply because they are Arab."
2016-06-15
Law affects tens of thousands of Palestinian families, creates a separate track of naturalization for spouses of Palestinian citizens of Israel from OPT and "enemy states."
2016-06-08
Municipality has failed to implement 2002 Israeli Supreme Court decision that all public signage must appear in Arabic in addition to Hebrew.
2016-06-07
Israeli Interior Minister Aryeh Deri's decision is a drastic step that entails a severe violation of human rights
2016-06-07
State still denying Umm Batin basic services and public infrastructure including connections to water, sewerage and electricity networks.
2016-06-06
Adalah sends complaints to Israeli military, Attorney General demanding return of boats worth tens of thousands of shekels confiscated by Israeli navy.
2016-06-06
Adalah: Ministry directive accommodates students speaking Hebrew, other foreign languages while excluding Arabic-speaking students.