15 Palestinian journalists held in Israeli jails

The Palestine Project
1 min readFeb 27, 2020

RAMALLAH, February 27, 2020 (WAFA) — Israel is currently holding 15 Palestinian journalists, the last one, Mujahed Bani Mifleh, was detained yesterday at an army checkpoint as he was travelling with his wife and two children from Ramallah to his home in Nablus, today said the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS).

It said the detained journalists include two women, Mays Abu Ghoush, who was interrogated and subjected to psychological torture for more than one month at the Russian Compound interrogation center in West Jerusalem, and Bushra Tawil, from Ramallah, who is held in administrative detention.

The PPS said one of the detained journalists has a court hearing today and four others next month.

Mays Abu Ghoush