Palestinian minors in Israeli jails say they have been subjected to different types of torture, including physical and psychological abuse, by Israeli officials during detention and interrogation, a rights body reports.
On Saturday, Hiba Masalha, a lawyer from the Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs (PCPA), released a report complied based on testimonies of a number of Palestinian teens in Israeli custody.
The report highlights the ordeals of 15-year-old Muhammad Abdul-Hafith Atiyeh, who was arrested on April 19, when Israeli military forces broke into his family house in the Issawiya neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds.
“After Israeli soldiers handcuffed and took me outside my home, they violently beat me with their hands, clubs and rifle butts. They kicked…
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