Bushra al-Talweel, Journalist and Activist on Palestinian Prisoner Issues
Bushra al-Taweel was arrested on July 2, 2014. She is a 21 year-old student and journalist who volunteers for the Aneen Al-Qaid news organization which publishes information about Palestinian prisoner issues. She also performs voluntary work for the Prisoners Club and is a participant in a European Union sponsored project on documenting human rights violations specifically relating to human rights defenders. Bushra al-Taweel was previously arrested and held under administrative detention at the age of 17. On May 17, 2015, she was released from prison.