Throughout the quarter, October to December 2018, Addameer has documented ongoing human rights violations against Palestinian prisoners and detainees amidst the current escalation. Administrative detention continues as a policy which deprives detainees of the right to a fair trial, and the chance to defend themselves against any formal charges. Key issues persistently include the detention and ill treatment of women, child prisoners and the ongoing detention of journalists, Jerusalemites and human rights defenders. Addameer maintains that the meeting of human rights and humanitarian law standards is crucial, and that ill treatment, torture, and arbitrary detention represent grave violations.
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