Israel: Conscientious objector Tal Mitnick imprisoned again
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(23.01.2024) On Tuesday, 23rd January, conscientious objector Tal Mitnick, 18, from Israel was imprisoned again for his refusal to serve in the military. This is Tal’s second imprisonment and he was sentenced to 30 more days in military prison. He will have spent 60 days behind bars in total upon completion of his second term in prison. Send your protest email to the Israeli Minister of Defense here.
Kriegsdienstverweigerung in Israel: Das Nein zur Armee ist ein Tabu
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(01.01.2024) Israels Ministerpräsident Netanyahu sagt, der Krieg in Gaza werde noch Monate dauern. Noch scheint eine Mehrheit der Menschen in Israel dahinterzustehen. Doch einige junge Israelis verweigern den Militärdienst.
(30.12.2023) I made the decision to refuse before the war. I made that decision, because I refused to take part in the IDF’s violent policies of oppression and apartheid and to be part of this endless cycle of bloodshed. I choose to refuse because there is no military solution to a political problem. And now, with the war that has become more apparent than ever. And so my refusal is more important to me than ever.