Monthly Report Human Rights and Freedom’s Violations in Palestine May 2018

 

Monthly Report

Human Rights and Freedom’s Violations in Palestine

May 2018

 

Domestic violations of human rights continued with varying frequency during May 2018. This report documents the main violations observed by ICHR. The following is a summary of documented violations:

Violation

April

May

West Bank

Gaza Strip

Unnatural mortality

13

11

7

4

Complaints about torture & ill-treatment

30

31

23

8

Violation against the right to proper legal procedure

30

24

17

7

Detention in the governor’s custody

29

24

24

0

Non-implementation or disrespect of court rulings

6

5

5

0

Death penalty

0

1

0

1

Violations against the right to movement

2

0

0

0

Confiscation of citizens’ property without a court order

3

3

3

0

Violation of the right to academic freedom

1

0

0

0

Freedom of opinion, expression and peaceful assembly

14

4

2

2

Right to the formation of associations

1

0

0

0

Assaults on public institutions, private properties and assaults on persons

4

4

1

3

 

  • ICHR observed 11 unnatural mortality cases in May, while 13 cases were observed in the previous month.
  • ICHR received 31 complaints on torture and ill-treatment in May, while it received 30 complaints in the previous month.
  • ICHR received 24 complaints on violation of the right to proper legal procedures and detention without guarantee of fair trial, while it received 30 complaints in the previous month.
  • ICHR received 24 complaints on detention in the governor’s custody in the West Bank, while it received 29 complaints during the previous month.
  • ICHR received 5 complaints about disrespect and non-implementation of court rulings, while it received 6 complaints in the previous month.
  • ICHR documented one death penalty ruling in May while it did not document any ruling of death penalty in the previous month.
  • ICHR did not receive any complaints on violations of freedom of opinion, expression, media and peaceful assembly this month, while it received 1 complaint in the previous month.
  • ICHR did not receive any complaints on the right to forming associations, while it received one complaint in the previous month.
  • ICHR did not receive any complaints on the right to movement and travel in May, while it received 2 complaints in the previous month.
  • ICHR received 3 complaints on confiscating citizens’ property without a court order, same as in the previous month.
  • ICHR did not receive any complaints on the right to academic freedom, while it received 1 complaint in the previous month.
  • ICHR received 4 complaints for assault on public associations, private property and assaults on persons, same as in the previous month.

 

 

 

 

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