sign the pledge

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This is the wording of the pledge:

We, the undersigned, support the campaign by Action for Palestinian Children to ensure the rights of Palestinian children are upheld in accordance with international human rights treaties and international law.

We call on Israel to act immediately to implement these recommendations as a matter of urgency:

1.     An end to Israel’s nighttime raids and shackling of Palestinian children;

2.     Audio-visual recordings of all interrogations;

3.     Parents given the right to be present during questioning and the
 child’s right to access to a lawyer before their interrogation respected;

4.     An end to the transfer of children to prisons inside Israel in breach of Article 76 of the Fourth Geneva Convention;

5.     An end to the use of solitary confinement.

We further call upon Israel to implement, in full, all 40 recommendations made in the independent legal report, Children in Military Custody.

Please note your name may take 24 hours to appear on the list of signatories. 

13 thoughts on “sign the pledge

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  2. I have signed the pledge. Is there any way to show how many others have also signed the pledge? Is there any way you can work with us on getting the Hares 5 Boys freed from illegal incarceration in an Israeli jail?

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  5. The world MUST protect children for basic humanitarian reasons and also to protect the world’s future from developing further hatred that can possibly follow damaged children into adulthood. To achieve peace it essential to prevent chilren from being victims of war and politics.

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