Hamas Jails Gaza Activists for Video Chat with Israelis- Human Rights Watch
On April 6, 38-year-old Rami Aman and other Palestinian activists participated in a “Zoom” video chat during which they answered questions from Israelis about life in Gaza amid the pandemic. The activists are part of the Gaza Youth Committee, a group that has previously organized similar videoconferences and this month became a member of the Alliance for Middle East Peace.
On April 9, Hamas authorities arrested Aman. Two days later, they detained six others who participated in the chat, a friend of Aman told Human Rights Watch