More than 200 organizations condemn Israeli attacks on seven Palestinian NGOs
Israeli Occupation Forces invaded and closed down the entities' offices; organizations around the world and also call on the international community for effective measures to guarantee the human rights of the Palestinian people
Forças de Ocupação Israelenses invade organização. Foto: Al-Haq
In a joint note, over 200 human rights organizations from different parts of the world expressed solidarity with the main Palestinian civil society entities that were attacked by the Israeli Occupying Forces in August this year (2022) in which Conectas is one of the signatories.
In addition to condemning the attacks, the NGOs are also calling on the international community for effective measures to end all actions that deny Palestinians their inalienable human rights.
According to local information, the Israeli Occupation Forces raided and locked the doors of seven Palestinian entities on the 18th August. Israeli agents confiscated documents and equipment and destroyed items in the offices of the following organizations: Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, Al-Haq (Al-Haq Law in the Service of Man), DCI-P (Bisan Center for Research and Development, Defense for Children International-Palestine), HWC (Health Work Committees), UAWC (The Union of Agricultural Work Committees), and UPWC (Union of Palestinian Women’s Committees).