‘Transgenerational Trauma’ Inflicted on Palestinian Children Kidnapped by Israel (Video)

Posted: 17 April 2010 by Little Alex in Palestine-Israel
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An estimated 9,000 Palestinians kidnapped to Israeli jails every year. Up to 700 minors were among those detained last year. More than 270 Palestinian children are currently held captive in Israeli prisons. Those who have been released share claims of having been tortured during captivity. More than 20% of patients at Palestine’s only torture victim center are indeed children as post-traumatic stress disorder soars among the demographic. Nour Odeh reports at Al Jazeera English from Ramallah in the occupied West Bank (2:23):

  1. […] organizations have identified “transgenerational trauma” inflicted on the Palestinians by the Israeli government. “The idea” of the Gaza […]

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