Palestinian Authority: Fear of torture/legal concern/possible prisoner of conscience: Khaidar Ghanem
UA 207/02 (m), aged 39, human rights defender AUTHORITY Khaidar Ghanem was arrested in the Gaza Strip on 3 July by the Palestinian Preventative Security forces. He is being held in incommunicado detention in Tel al-Hawa prison in Gaza. He is at risk of torture or ill-treatment. There are also concerns that he may not receive a fair trial if he is charged and brought to court.