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Prison Conditions To Become Harsher In Bid To Deter Violence

January 03 2019


Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan says he will "worsen" conditions for Palestinian prisoners accused of terror-related crimes, reports the Jerusalem Post. 

The move is a bid to discourage would-be attackers from committing acts of violence, Erdan said on Wednesday. 

All changes will remain in accordance with international law, said the minister. The move was among a series of recommendations issued by a committee that Erdan set up seven months ago. 

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