Tag Archives: child detention

School children in Hebron don’t battle traffic jams, they battle tear gas

Since the beginning of the school year in August over one hundred tear gas grenades have been used against the children. Tear gas works by irritating mucous membranes in the eyes, nose, mouth and lungs, and causes crying, sneezing, coughing, … Continue reading

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Harrowing video shows Israeli soldiers arresting Hebron children

This article, published in the Electronic Intifada, highlights the increased phenomena of arresting very young children in Hebron. According to the rights group Defence for Children International – Palestine Section, 236 Palestinian children were in Israeli detention in February of this year, … Continue reading

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The Good, the Bad and the very Ugly

The Good: Below is an update from our partners regarding the latest training sessions offered to teachers in the Mount South Hebron Hills: Latest Update from the Hebron International Resources Network (HIRN): The Network has been intensively engaged in the … Continue reading

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