RAMALLAH - Prisoners rights group Addameer has said that the majority of arrests have taken places in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron, where 215 women, 400 children, 51 journalists and 3,000 who are detained under administrative detention (held without charge).

In addition, Addameer said that 7 Palestinian detainees died in prison.

The organistion said that the recent statistics excludes Gazan detainees, as Israeli authorities have blocked access to information regarding them.

“The total number of detainees in Israeli prisons stands at 8,800 including more than 3,290 administrative detainees,” Addameer said.