Torture Tempest

Kaplan, Seth
July 1977
New Republic;7/23/77, Vol. 177 Issue 4, p16
Comments on a report published at the June 19, 1977 issue of the newspaper "Sunday Times," which alleged that the Israeli government systematically tortures Palestinian prisoners in the West Bank of Gaza. Response of the Israeli embassy in London to the report; Denial of the Sunday Times charges and challenging the journalistic methods of the reporters; Report on the defense of the integrity of Israel's judicial system.


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