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People gather in front of the International Committee of the Red Cross building to stage a demonstration in support of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails in Ramallah, West Bank, 27 April 2021, Issam Rimawi/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Palestine: Journalist Alaa Al-Rimawi targeted by Israeli forces

MADA Center condemns the arrest of Palestinian journalist Alaa Al-Rimawi by Israeli forces and calls for holding perpetrators of continued attacks on media freedom accountable.

Israeli impunity: Seeking justice over Israel’s targeting of Palestinian journalists

Complaints submitted to the United Nations by the International Federation of Journalists and the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate allege that under a shroud of impunity, Israel has used lethal force in its systematic targeting of journalists working in Palestine, and failed to investigate killings of media workers.

Palestinian free speech and human rights work threatened by deliberate anti-semitic labeling

The Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies says recent efforts by the US State Department to label the global boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement as anti-semitic threatens to silence the work of Palestinian human rights defenders and organizations that monitor, document, and criticize Israel’s systematic human rights violations.