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  Tishrei 17, 5773 , 03/10/12

Human Rights Watch Blasts Hamas Regime

An organization called Human Rights Watch blasted the Hamas regime in Gaza in a new 43-page report, entitled “Abusive System: Criminal Justice in Gaza." Hamas executing at least three people convicted on the basis of confessions which the group says were obtained under torture.

Joe Stork, deputy Middle East director at Human Rights Watch stated in a press release, "After five years of Hamas rule in Gaza, its criminal justice system reeks of injustice, routinely violates detainees’ rights, and grants impunity to abusive security services.”

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