EU Calls for Respect of Detainees Rights

BRUSSELS, JUNE 13, 2014 (WAFA) – ‘We are following with great concern reports about the deteriorating health condition of Palestinian administrative detainees who have been on a hunger strike for several weeks,’ said Friday the Spokesperson of the EU High Representative Catherine Ashton in a statement.

‘The EU has repeatedly expressed its concern about the extensive use by Israel of administrative detention,’ he added. ‘The EU calls for the full respect of international human rights obligations towards all Palestinian detainees and prisoners.’

 

Source: WAFA