Archive | May 13, 2012

#PalHunger | Prisoner Abu Ghulma vomiting blood

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 05:08 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A message from the Israeli dungeons revealed that prisoner Ahed Abu Ghulma was vomiting the water he was consuming along with a yellow substance. The message received on Sunday from Hassan Salame, another prisoner in isolation, said that Abu Ghulma was vomiting blood in the past […]

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#PalHunger | Hassan Salameh loses 12 kilograms of his weight

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 08:43 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The liberated prisoner Akram Salameh, 38, confirmed that his brother Hassan Salameh, a leader in Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, 9 years in isolation, serving 48 life sentences and 35 years, has lost 12 kilograms of his weight since the start of his hunger strike, according to […]

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#PalHunger | Bilal Diab writes his will on the 75th day of hunger strike

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 04:33 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Bilal Diab, from Jenin-district town Kufr Rai, who has been on hunger strike for 75 days running, confirmed that he will continue his hunger strike till victory or martyrdom. Hunger-striker Bilal Diab has sent a will to his family, in which he thanked his relatives, Palestinians […]

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#PalHunger | Serious deterioration reported in condition of hunger striker Dhiab

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 05:06 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– An Israeli hospital refused to receive Palestinian detainee Bilal Dhiab due to his serious condition after 76 days of hunger strike, Islamic Jihad sources said. They said that Dhiab was taken back to Ramle prison hospital, noting that he was transferred to an Israeli public hospital […]

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#PalHunger | Youths close international organizations’ headquarters in Gaza

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 07:53 PM ] GAZA (PIC)– Palestinian youths closed, on Sunday, headquarters of international organizations operating in the Gaza Strip, for several hours, to protest their lack of seriousness in dealing with the issue of prisoners in occupation jails who have been on hunger strike for the twenty-seventh day, successively. The institutions, […]

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#Yom76 | IPS bargaining prisoners to end their strike

[PIC 08/05/2012 – 03:58 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli prison services (IPS) has offered hunger striking prisoners to release those who completed two thirds of their sentence in return for ending their hunger strike, Fuad Al-Khafsh, the director of the Ahrar center for prisoners’ studies and human rights, said on Tuesday. He said that […]

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#Yom76 | Jerusalemite march in solidarity with the prisoners

[ PIC 12/05/2012 – 02:43 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Thousands of Jerusalemite demonstrators marched after Friday prayers in solidarity with the hunger striking prisoners. The demonstrators raised prisoners’ photos, chanted national slogans demanding the release of prisoners and condemning the Israeli procedures that aim at Judaizing Jerusalem. They marched to Damascus Gate through the […]

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#Yom76 | Prisoner Hawr: We will escalate our hunger strike and stop having water

[ PIC 12/05/2012 – 02:27 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Prisoner and member of the hunger strike committee Jamal Al-Hawr said strikers might escalate their strike soon and refrain even from drinking water if the Israeli prison authority did not respond to their just demands. Prisoner Hawr made his remarks during his meeting in prison with […]

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#Yom76 | Hamed: Hunger strikers steadfast in their battle against the Israeli jailer

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 10:23 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Isolated prisoner Ibrahim Hamed stated in a leaked letter that the hunger strikers are steadfast in their battle against the Israeli jailer and determined to extract their just demands. “We are entering the fourth week of our blessed hunger strike full of faith, determination, tenacity and […]

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#Yom76 | Palestinians in East al-Quds hold demo in solidarity with hunger strikers

Islam Times | May 13, 2012 Islam Times – Palestinian protesters have staged a demonstration in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) to express solidarity with the Palestinian activists who are on a hunger strike in Israeli jails. The protesters took to the streets after Friday prayers at the al-Aqsa Mosque in East al-Quds, demanding the release of […]

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#Yom76 | Five foreign activists start hunger strike in solidarity with prisoners

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 03:47 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Five foreign activists declared they were going on hunger strike during a visit to a sit-in tent in Beit Ummar, north of Al-Khalil, pitched in solidarity with hunger striking Palestinian prisoners in Israeli occupation jails. An American activist said that she along with four others from […]

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#Yom76 | Families of Jordanian hunger strikers appeal to their king to intervene

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 11:53 AM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The families of Jordanian hunger strikers in Israeli jails demanded the Jordanian king and his government to intervene for the release of all Jordanian citizens from Israeli prisons. This came in a statement read during a popular festival organized on Saturday by the Jordanian engineer union […]

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#Yom76 | Hunger strike deal to be reached ‘at any moment’

Maan News Agency | May 13, 2012 CAIRO (Ma’an) — Israeli officials and a committee representing prisoners on hunger strike are expected to sign an agreement on Sunday which will meet the demands of detainees, a senior Fatah official said. “We are expecting at any moment that an agreement with the Israeli side will be […]

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#Yom76 | Israel Tortures Palestinians – Commits multiple crimes against Palestinians – Video

Press TV – May 13, 2012 The Israeli Supreme Court has turned down an appeal requesting the release of two Palestinian prisoners, who have been on hunger strike for more than two months. According to their lawyer, judges on Monday, May 7, ruled that their hunger strike was not a reason to release them from […]

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