Occupied Palestine (QNN)- Israeli occupation authorities are holding 4,500 Palestinians in its prisons, including 500 administrative detainees held without charges or trials, by the end of January 2022.
In a report released this week, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association documented that there are 4,500 Palestinians held in Israeli prisons by the end of January 2022.
Among them are 500 administrative detainees held without charges or trials, 180 children and 34 women.
The number of Palestinian prisoners serving a sentence above 20 years is 499 while the number of prisoners serving life sentences is 547.
There are 122 Palestinian prisoners serving more than 20 years of sentence and 25 Palestinian prisoners before Oslo.
There are 70 prisoners from the 1948 occupied territories, 500 Jerusalemite prisoners and 230 Gaza prisoners.
In 2020 only, the Israeli occupation authorities arrested 4,634 Palestinians, among them 543 children and 128 women, in addition to issuing 1,114 administrative detention orders.
In 2021, the Israeli occupation authorities arrested over 8000 Palestinians, including 1300 minors, all under the age of 18, and 184 women, in addition to issuing 1595 administrative detention orders.
(Source / 11.02.2022)