Tag Archives: collective punishment

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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#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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VIDEO | Gaza is a closed zone as restrictions imposed on it strangled inhabitants

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Israel imposes hermetic closure on WB, arrests Palestinian

[ PIC 14/09/2013 – 04:17 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation army imposed a hermetic closure on the West Bank starting dawn Friday till midnight Saturday to allow Israelis to celebrate Yom Kippur. Israeli war minister Moshe Ya’alon said that the procedure was necessary to preserve the lives of Israelis during the Yom Kippur […]

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#OpenRafahBorder Now! Israel shuts down all Gaza and West Bank crossings for Jewish holiday

A Jewish Ultra Orthodox man holds the chicken he is about to swing over his son’s head during the Kaparot ceremony ahead of Yom Kippur in Jerusalem, on 11 September 2013. The Jewish ritual is supposed to transfer the sins of the past year to the chicken, and is performed before the Day of Atonement, […]

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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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Due to the Jewish holidays, Palestinian freedom of movement restricted

[ PIC 05/09/2013 – 04:07 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) have prevented residents, living in Barta’a, Um Rayhan, and Daher Maleh villages in Jenin isolated behind the Apartheid Wall, from leaving their villages. The Israeli authority has informed the residents of its decision to restrict their movement out of these villages located […]

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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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#PalHunger | Gaza prisoner ends his hunger strike in return for eye operation

Al Ray Agencies | Sept 2, 2013   Gaza, Alray – Palestinian prisoner Hisham El-Shaer from Khanyounis southern the Gaza Strip, sentenced eight years in Nafha Prison, ended his hunger strike after the Israeli Prison Service(IPS) pledged to let him conduct a surgery in his eye. The prisoner’s mother told Alray on Sunday that her […]

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Israeli occupation bars MK from visiting a Palestinian captive Abu Sisi for the third time

[ PIC 30/08/2013 – 08:26 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– MK Ibrahim Abu Sarsour, head of the United Arab List, condemned the Israeli occupation authority’s decision to bar him from visiting Palestinian captive, Dirar Abu Sisi for the third time. He said that such behaviour on the part of the occupation authorities is an attempt […]

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#PalHunger | IOA acquiesces to Abu Sisi’s demands, ends his isolation

[ PIC 29/08/2013 – 07:26 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) consented to captive Dirar Abu Sisi’s demands and ended his isolation, Fuad Al-Khafsh, the director for Ahrar center for human rights, announced. He said that Abu Sisi ended his 13 days of hunger strike after the agreement was reached with the […]

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#PalHunger | Dirar Abu Sisi Stops His Hunger Strike In Eshil Prison

Thursday August 29, 2013 02:13| by IMEMC News Wednesday [August 28, 2013] Palestinian detainee Dirar Abu Sisi stopped his hunger strike after reaching an agreement with the Administration of Israeli Bir Shiva (Be’er As-Sabe’) Prion, south of the country, to remove him from his solitary confinement. Detainee Dirar Abu Sisi – Ahrar The Ahrar Center […]

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PHOTOS | Thousands of Palestinians stranded on both sides as Rafah border restrictions remain

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 27, 2013   Memo – The ongoing political crisis in Egypt has had a major influence on the people of the besieged Gaza Strip. The Rafah border crossing has been the Palestinians’ only route into and out of the territory since Israel imposed its siege in 2006. Restrictions put in […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian hunger strikers in serious condition

Maan News Agency |  (updated) 27/08/2013 14:50 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The health of two Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike is rapidly deteriorating, lawyers from the Palestinian Authority ministry of prisoners said Tuesday. Lawyer Hanin al-Khatib told Ma’an that Abed al-Majid Khdeirat is suffering from a kidney infection, breathing problems, and severe back pain. Israeli prison […]

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