The Military Prosecution Coming to the Government's Rescue? (memo to Major General Ismail Faraj on the kidnapping of Lawyer Mohammad Husein)

His Excellency the Head of the Military Justice Commission – President of the High Military Court Major General Ismail Farraj, Subject: Demanding that the Military Prosecution be requested to initiate immediate investigation, arrest and referral of procedures with the accused in the crime of kidnapping the lawyer Mohammad Hussein and overstepping the authority of Nablus Magistrate Court. MUSAWA – The Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession, an independe...


Memo on the Decision Demanding "A7la FM" to Appoint New Manager as an Alternative for Journalist Reem Al-Omari

The Deputy General of the Palestinian Ministry of Information Dr. Mahmoud Khalifeh,   Subject: The decision issued by the Deputy General Manager of Publications and Media Affairs, demanding “A7la FM” radio station to appoint a new director as an alternative for the media professional Reem Al-Omari within a period of two week.   MUSAWA –The Palestinian Center for the Inde...


The Legal Approach to Ending Arbitrary Detention: Dissolving the Joint Security Committee

Following the release of lawyer Mohammad Hussein on Friday evening, the Bar Association issued a statement calling on Civil Society Organizations and trade union representatives to launch an advocacy campaign to push for the dissolving of the joint security committee. MUSAWA – The Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession joins in supporting this position, stressing that the risks posed by the abduction of lawyer Mohammad Hussein while defending one of his clients as part of his duties before the Nablus Magistrate's Court cannot be dealt-with and overcome, ensuring that such an incident w...



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