Middle East Research and Information Project: Critical Coverage of the Middle East Since 1971

Since Israel occupied the West Bank and Gaza in 1967, around three quarters of a million Palestinians have been arrested, sometimes for actions taken against Israeli soldiers or civilians, but at other times for association with others or for being in the wrong place at the wrong time. In the early days of the occupation, thousands of Palestinians were rounded up, many serving sentences of ten years or more.

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How to cite this article:

Rebecca Granato "Writing Palestinian Politics in Israel’s Prisons Before Oslo," Middle East Report 275 (Summer 2015).