Legal Work, Occupied Territories, Press Releases

RHR statement on recent arrest of Jewish terror cell

1 Comment 20 April 2016

The Shin Bet today announced the arrest of six settlers and a soldier suspected of attacking Palestinians in the West Bank. RHR responds: Continue Reading

Justice in Israel, Press Releases

Amendments to Public Housing Transparency Bill passed in huge win for tenants

No Comments 31 March 2016

PRESS RELEASE | MARCH 30 2016

The Amendments to the Public Housing Transparency Bill passed, the Forum for Public Housing celebrates an end of abuse and harassment of public housing tenants 

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Legal Work, Occupied Territories, Press Releases

WATCH: Violent settler attempts to attack Palestinian, threatens children & activists

No Comments 23 March 2016

An Israeli resident of the South Hebron Hills was filmed by a Ta’ayush activist as he attempted to attack an elderly Palestinian shepherd, threatened to butcher his children at night, and called to hang human rights activists.

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General, Legal Work, Occupied Territories, Press Releases

WATCH: Israeli army does nothing as illegal construction done on Palestinian lands

No Comments 21 March 2016

In this documentation from last Friday (March 11th), soldiers and the Brigadier from Gush Etzion are seen next to illegal construction at the Givat Sorek outpost, built on Palestinian lands. The Brigadier speaks with workers from the outpost while soldiers mill around; no one, including a police officer present, gets involved. The Brigadier and the Civil Administration officers leave and the work does not stop. One of the soldiers shakes the hand of one of the workers, and the police present continue to do nothing. 
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Justice in Israel-Negev Bedouin, Press Releases

All charges against Rabbi Ascherman dropped by police

No Comments 20 March 2016

In the spring of 2014, Rabbi Ascherman was arrested and falsely charged with obstructing police work as he peacefully protested the demolition of the Bedouin village Al Arakib. Continue Reading

General, Legal Work, Occupied Territories, Press Releases

RHR responds to recent smear attempt by ultra-nationalists

2 Comments 15 February 2016

The ultra-nationalist organization Ad Khan has recently released a smear campaign on Rabbis for Human Rights claiming to have “uncovered” our association with Ta’ayush, a network of Israeli activists focused in the South Hebron Hills.  Rabbis for Human Rights responds below: Continue Reading

Legal Work, Press Releases

Press release: High Court Petitioned to halt destruction of two villages in Firing Zone 918

1 Comment 11 February 2016

PRESS RELEASE | FEBRUARY 10 2016

High Court of Justice Petitioned to halt destruction of two Palestinian villages in West Bank’s Firing Zone 918

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General, Press Releases

State seeks legalization of outpost where Duma murder was reportedly planned

No Comments 03 January 2016

The state failed last week to submit its latest response to a petition submitted by Rabbis for Human Rights on behalf of a Palestinian family whose land and property was stolen by extremists who used intimidation and violence in order to achieve the theft. Continue Reading

General, Occupied Territories, Press Releases

On report that Shin Bet is torturing Jewish minor suspected of Dawabshe murder

No Comments 21 December 2015

The torture of minors is a grave and appalling violation of human rights

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General, Press Releases

Conviction of murderers of Abu Khdeir reveals double standard in punitive demolitions

No Comments 02 December 2015

PRESS RELEASE | DECEMBER 2 2015

 

The conviction of  Abu Khdeir murders reveals a double standard between Jews and Arabs regarding punitive home demolitions



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