Amnesty International condemns Israel’s detention of Palestinian-French NGO worker

Amnesty International responded on Monday to the Israeli government’s decision to imprison Palestinian-French NGO worker Salah Hamouri under the widely-condemned policy of administrative detention, which allows for internment without charge or trial.
 
The human rights organization posted a statement on its website, quoting Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for the Middle East and North Africa, saying that “the arbitrary detention of Salah Hamouri is yet another shameful example of the Israeli authorities’ abusive use of administrative detention to detain suspects indefinitely without charge or trial.”
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