It doesn't take much forensic research to figure out the source of this 'statistic.' The NY Times blindly quoted -- without verifying the claim -- the Palestinian Ministry of Prisoners' Affairs Abdul Nasser Farwaneh. Is this source reliable? Has the NYTimes reporter read the report this is supposedly based on? Checked its methodology? Looked for independent verification? Gideon Levy certainly hasn't.
Netanyahu toured Gaza border with Ya'alon, Eisenkot and southern command chief (Haaretz)
from the article: The pain of almost a million arrests
Advocates for ultra-Orthodox victims say cultural prohibitions against reporting abuse to police remain strong in their communities, where extended families are often large and influential, and relationships are tightly knit.14:30 03.05.16 | 0 comments