Linking together for human rights

*Urgently* free Huthaifa Badr

Huthaifa leaflet 2

CADFA have made this leaflet about Huthaifa (see post below), and plan to do a series of small demonstrations on Sunday 22nd November. Please contact us if you would like to join in, wherever you live. We have also  renewed the petition for his release that we made last year, and would be grateful if you would sign and share it.

22 months of prison and another term of admin detention.


Huthaifa Badr has been given ANOTHER 6 month term of imprisonment WITH NO TRIAL – yet another cruel story of administrative detention, that relic from the British Mandate that the Israelis use routinely and repeatedly and which must stop. There are currently over 350 Palestinian prisoners in administrative detention by Israel. These include also Ismael Khalaf, Haitham Ibaidat, Ahmad Jamous and Mohammed Saleh from Abu Dis. We call for the … Read More →

Please sign petition to free Mohammed – No prison without trial!

Please sign the petition HERE We are calling for an end of Israel’s policy of mass imprisonment of Palestinians and in particular the policy of administrative detention – there should be no imprisonment without trial.  We  believe that Palestinian prisoners should be released in a hurry because of the Corona virus which is rumoured to be spreading in Israeli prisons. Here we are calling in particular for the release of … Read More →

January 2017 in Abu Dis

mother begging

The picture shows a mother in Abu Dis, begging the Israeli army not to arrest her son.  See more in this month’s human rights report from Abu Dis here.

Undercover soldiers shoot and arrest young people

On Friday 19th August, Israeli undercover forces drove into Abu Dis in a Palestinian car, dressed as civilians. Witnesses report that they got out of the car close to group of young people and began to shoot. One young man was shot in both his legs and he and four young teenagers were seized by the army. Further army forces arrived in military jeeps and the young people were taken … Read More →

Palestinian Prisoner Day

prisoner day

CADFA marked Palestinian Prisoner Day on 17th April in Kentish Town, collecting signatures on a letter to the Foreign Office, saying that… The Israeli policy of mass imprisonment of Palestinians affects almost every family. Currently there are around 7000 prisoners in Israeli prisons including hundreds of children. We call for an end to • the *Israeli policy of mass imprisonment of Palestinians* • *Imprisonment of children* • *Imprisonment with no trial* … Read More →