More than 3000 Palestinian children are killed by Israel since the Second Intifada

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Islam News- The Palestinian Ministry of Information noted in a statement that the intentional targeting of Palestinian children by Israel, declaring over 3000 minors have been killed by Israeli troops since the Second Intifada. The statement added tens of thousands others with sustained injuries since the Second Intifada, which launched on Sep.28, 2000 until the end of October 2019.

Moreover, it said that many Palestinian children were killed and many more injured since President Trump sparked controversy by officially recognizing Jerusalem al-Quds as the Israeli capital in December 2017. More than 17,000 Palestinian children were rounded up and detained during the mentioned period as well. sparked controversy by officially recognizing Jerusalem al-Quds as the Israeli capital in December 2017. More than 17,000 Palestinian children were rounded up and detained during the mentioned period as well, as the press tv report read.

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said in a statement released on the occasion of World Children’s Day, More than 7,000 Palestinian children have been detained by the Israeli authorities since 2015, and some have been sentenced to ten years in prison or life imprisonment.

The PPS then called on international human rights institutions and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in particular, to make serious efforts to protect Palestinian children, and to oblige Israeli authorities to abide by a series of agreements concerning protection of child detainees.

Source: Press TV                                                                   

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