Take action and send emails to both US and EU leaders. Demand they pressure Israel to rescind the designation
On 19 October 2021, the Israeli Minister of Defense designated six Palestinian NGOs as “terrorist organizations” under its broad and vague 2016 Counter-Terrorism Law. This was later extended into the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), declaring the organizations to be “unlawful associations” under military orders published on 3 November 2021. Such arbitrary and unlawful attacks place the organizations at imminent risk of arrest, prosecution, confiscation of financial assets, and funding blockage. In the early morning of 18 August 2022, Israeli Occupying Forces forcibly entered, raided, ransacked, and damaged...
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As we are marking one year since the unlawful designation and criminalization of six prominent Palestinian civil society organizations, we would like international solidarity to grow given the continued attacks against civil society and human rights defenders.READ MORE>>
States should call on the Israeli government to rescind its designations of these Palestinian human rights groups and allow them to carry out their vital work unhindered.READ MORE>>