|US State Department Human Rights Report (2012)- P.A. and Hamas|
[20 May 2013] – Although The report considers a multitude of human rights violations and concerns, the report does not address the role that prolonged military occupation may have in hampering efforts to foster an environment conducive to the promotion of human rights in the occupied Palestinian territory.
|US State Department Human Rights Report (2012) - Israel|
Although the US State Department report for 2012 comprehensively covers many human rights concerns in the region, it is conspicuously silent on the role played by prolonged military occupation and illegal settlement construction as root causes of these violations.