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September 2006

Barred from Contact
Violation of the right to visit Palestinians held by Israel

The report details Israel's severe restrictions on family visits with Palestinian prisoners. Israel holds the prisoners inside its territory, in violation of international humanitarian law. Israel's visitation policy violates the right of thousands of families to visit their imprisoned relatives.

July 2006

Perpetual Limbo
Israel's Freeze on Unification of Palestinian Families in the Occupied Territories

The report focuses attention on the hundreds of thousands of Palestinians affected by the freeze on family unification that prevents Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza from living together with their spouses who are foreign residents, in the report Perpetual Limbo.

July 2006

A Wall in Jerusalem
Obstacles to Human Rights in the Holy City

A brochure on Obstacles to Human Rights in the Holy City published as part of a campaign that included tours and briefings.

December 2005

Under the Guise of Security
Routing the Separation Barrier to Enable the Expansion of Israeli Settlements in the West Bank

The report deals with the route of the separation barrier showing that the route was based on considerations relating to settlement expansion and control of land, and not on security reasons, as the government has continuously claimed.

July 2005

Means of Expulsion
Violence, Harassment and Lawlessness Toward Palestinians in the Southern Hebron Hills

For the past five years, Israel has been trying to expel some one thousand Palestinians who have maintained the way of life of their ancestors in the southern Hebron hills.

May 2005

Take No Prisoners
The Fatal Shooting of Palestinians by Israeli Security Forces during “Arrest Operations”

The report raises the strong suspicion that during the past year the military engaged in assassinations in the guise of arrest operations.

March 2005

One Big Prison
Freedom of Movement to and from the Gaza Strip on the Eve of the Disengagement Plan

For the past four and a half years, Israel has severely restricted freedom of movement to and from the Gaza Strip. These restrictions further strangled the Gaza Strip, so much so that the area resembles one gigantic prison. The report warns against Israel's attempt to avoid its responsibility toward residents of the Gaza Strip following disengagement.