Release Murad Shteiwi - Human Rights Defender - Palestine

On 3rd December 2014 an Israeli Military Court sentenced Murad Shteiwi - Palestinian Human Rights Defender to 9.5 months imprisonment and a fine of 10,000NIS on charges of participating and organising demonstrations.

We call for his immediate release

Read the attached background information to Murad's case here.

For further information on Israel's arrest and detention of Palestinian human rights defenders see a report from Lawyers for Palestinian Human Rights and Addameer Prison Support & Human Rights Association here.