Israeli Forces Issue 1586 Administrative Detention Orders Since January 2016

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30 November 2016

Addameer documentation unit finds that between 1 January 2016 and 30 November 2016, there were 1586 total administrative detention orders issued, among them 588 new orders and 998 renewed orders. During November 2016, the occupation authorities issued more than 111 administrative detention orders, including 32 new orders and 79 renewed orders.

Administrative detention is the Israeli government policy which systematically holds Palestinians indefinitely on secret information without charge or trial.