Studies show that US coverage is Israeli-centric. The main bureaus for CNN, Associated Press, Time, etc. are located in Israel and often staffed by Israelis. The son of the NY Times bureau chief is in the Israeli army;"pundit" Jeffrey Goldberg served in the IDF; Wolf Blitzer worked for AIPAC. Because the U.S. gives Israel over $8 million/day - more than to any other nation - we feel it is essential that we be fully informed on this region. Below are news reports to augment mainstream coverage.

Thursday, September 15, 2011

New Report: 100% of Palestinian children "arrested" by Israel are convicted

DCI A new Israeli report on Israeli military juvenile courts found that 93 % of Palestinian children were denied bail, revealed that there was a 100% conviction rate, and included three new case summaries involving violence, threats and signing documents written in Hebrew.

DCI-Palestine's monthly bulletin on detention issues has just been released. In this issue: The Independent – How Israel takes its revenge on boys who throw stones; New report by No Legal Frontiers – All Guilty! Observations in the Military Juvenile Court; Urgent Appeal – Children of Azzun; In their own Words: A report on the situation facing Palestinian children detained in the Israeli military court system