Tag Archives: administrative detention

South African solidarity event to launch international Free Marwan Barghouthi campaign! ~ @SamidounPP

 Samidoun | Oct 26, 2013 This Sunday, 27 October, the international “Free Marwan Barghouthi and all Palestinian prisoners” campaign will be launched from the historic South African landmark of Robben Island, where anti-apartheid struggle icons Nelson Mandela, Govan Mbeki, Walter Sisulu, Ahmed Kathrada and others were imprisoned during Apartheid in South Africa. The Palestinian based Popular Campaign […]

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#PalHunger | Alaa Hammad continues his hunger strike since 177 days

[ PIC 25/10/2013 – 11:29 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Jordanian prisoner Alaa Hammad, 35, sentenced to 12 years, continued his hunger strike launched since 176 days despite his serious health deterioration. Hammad is being held in Barzillai Hospital where he suffers serious and critical health conditions, human rights sources said. Hammad suffers from chest pains […]

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#PalHunger | Captive Ala’a Hammad in serious danger

[ PIC 23/10/2013 – 05:41 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Jordanian captive Ala’a Hammad is passing through a life threatening stage after 175 days of hunger strike, Waed society for prisoners said in a statement on Wednesday. It said that Hammad, who went on hunger strike on 1st May, was isolated from the outside world and […]

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Halahleh’s father calls for his release | @Ufreenetwork @MSF_USA @ICRC @Amnesty @PHR_IL

[ PIC 23/10/2013 – 11:56 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The father of the prisoner Thaer Halahleh, from Kharas village near al-Khalil, appealed on Wednesday to all human rights institutions to intervene to get his son released in light of his sharp health deterioration. Haj Halahleh told the PIC reporter that his son was transferred from […]

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#PalHunger | Israel’s IPS transfers hunger striker Akram Al-Fasisi to Ramle clinic

Al Qassam website | 21-10-2013 09:58 Nablus- The Israeli prison service (IPS) transferred hunger striker Akram Al-Fasisi from Ofer jail to Ramle prison infirmary. Lawyer Jawad Bulous, the director of the legal affairs department at the Palestinian prisoner’s society, said in a statement on Sunday that the IPS transferred the Palestinian prisoner after his health […]

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Health of captive Shawamra on the decline

[ PIC 13/10/2013 – 11:41 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The health condition of prisoner Naim Shawamra from Dura town in Al-Khalil has seriously deteriorated as of late. Shawamra appealed to all human rights groups and official and public institutions to inquire about his condition and to immediately step in and demand his release. He said […]

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The student Montaser Shunnar declares hunger strike in PA prison

[ PIC 02/10/2013 – 06:12 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The student at Faculty of Engineering at An-Najah National University Montaser Shunnar has declared a hunger strike in the PA jail of Aljunied in the northern West Bank city of Nablus. PA Intelligence Services arrested Shunnar on September 26, 2013 as he was leaving the university […]

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Israel raping Human Rights and ‘deals’ again: Ofer and Negev administrative detainees to take escalatory steps

  Al Ray Agencies | Sept 25, 2013 ALRAY – Administrative detainees in Ofer and Negev prison warned that they would begin to protest if the Israeli authorities don’t implement the agreement reached in April. Local media reported that Prisoners Club’s lawyer said “the protest would see escalatory steps to be taken according to certain […]

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#PalHunger | Halahleh threatens to declare hunger strike against the Israeli deliberate medical negligence

[ PIC 21/09/2013 – 10:41 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner Thaer Halahleh, 34, has threatened to go on hunger strike and to stop taking medicines in protest against the Israeli deliberate medical negligence. Halahleh, jailed in Eshel prison, had contracted hepatitis after his arrest in April. The prisoner told the Palestinian prisoner society […]

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Political Prisoners: Israel renews administrative detention of Hamas leader Abdulkhalek Natshe

[ PIC 21/09/2013 – 04:15 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) renewed the administrative detention of the Hamas leader Abdulkhalek Natshe for six months. IOA arrested Natshe on the 27 of March 2013 and held him in administrative detention for six months. He was informed about the extension of his detention on Friday […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian prisoner Zamel Abu Shalouf from Gaza announced his hunger strike

Al Ray Agencies  |_ Sept 12, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Palestinian prisoner Zamel Abu Shalouf from Gaza began an open ended hunger strike several days ago protesting the medical negligence  practiced against him by the Israeli Prison Service(IPS). According to Prisoner Club lawyer,  Shalouf was transferred to Ashkelon Prison for treatment but the IPS neglected […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian detained hunger striker Khalil Abu Arqub held in isolation

[ PIC 11/09/2013 – 10:43 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Administrative detainee Khalil Abu Arqub has gone on hunger strike four days ago in Megiddo jail, Tadamun foundation for human rights said on Wednesday. Ahmed Al-Beitawi, a researcher with the foundation, said that Abu Arqub, from Oyun Abu Seif hamlet near Dura town in Al-Khalil, started […]

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#PalHunger | Prisoner Hamdan ends 3-month hunger strike

[ PIC 04/09/2013 – 04:24 PM ] BETHLAHEM, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoner Ayman Hamdan, 32 from the city of Bethlehem, on Wednesday ended a three month hunger strike after a deal with the Israeli prison administration, his family said. For his part, Daoud Hamdan captive Ayman’s brother told Ahrar Center for the Studies of prisoners and […]

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Israel arrests a liberated prisoner who served 23 years administrative detention in Israeli jails

[ PIC 04/09/2013 – 11:24 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) re-arrested on Tuesday a Palestinian liberated prisoner who served 23 years behind Israeli bars. Sami Hussein, 43, was arrested while he was passing through Jaba checkpoint heading to Al Quds Open University in the town of Abu Dis near occupied Jerusalem, […]

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Ahrar Denounces Kidnapping Of Former Detainee Sami Hussein

 Tuesday September 03, 2013 02:27 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The Ahrar Center for Detainees Studies and Human Rights stated that Israeli soldiers kidnapped Sami Hussein, 44, from the central West Bank city of Ramallah, as he was heading to the Al-Quds University in Abu Dis, east of Jerusalem. Sami Hussein – Ahrar Center […]

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