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Jordanian prisoner in Israeli jail goes on hunger strike

[ 20/09/2011 – 08:01 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Ala’a Hammad, a Jordanian prisoner in Israeli occupation jails, has gone on hunger strike to protest the Israeli authorities repeated refusal to allow his wife and children visit him. The Palestinian prisoner society said in a statement on Monday that Hammad told its lawyer during a visit […]

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Detainee in Ramallah goes on hunger strike

[ 10/07/2011 – 05:46 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Mohammed Naim Al-Aruri went on hunger strike in a Ramallah jail on Saturday to protest being held in jail for three months after completing his sentence. Relatives of Aruri, 24, told the PIC that he was adamant on pursuing his hunger strike until the Ramallah authorities order […]

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Diplomacy Goes for Nought with Israelis

The situation is beyond absurdity. (Tamar Fleishman) By Stuart Reigeluth The Palestinians have been standing in line for decades, waiting to join the global family of nations, waiting for international recognition, waiting most of all for the superpower seal of approval. There is a historic irony in South Sudan skipping the line and becoming the […]

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While the world looks away, the occupation of Palestine goes on

Ibrahim Hewitt | MEMO Monday, 21 March 2011 14:00 The simple fact is that Israel’s oppression of the Palestinians is ongoing, whether reported by the Western media or not, and it is more often than not the latter. For anyone relying on the mainstream media for information about the rest of the world, the knowledge […]

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Abbas Al-Sayyed goes on hunger strike in Israeli jail

[ 11/03/2011 – 03:08 PM ]   TULKAREM, (PIC)– Abbas Al-Sayyed, commander of the Qassam Brigades in Tulkarem who is serving 36 life- imprisonment terms in the Israeli Rimon jail, has decided to go on hunger strike protesting incarceration conditions in jail, his wife said. According to his wife Ikhlas Al-Sayyed, Abbas was punished by […]

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