Tag Archives: hospital

Thaer Halahleh moved to Hadassah hospital

[ PIC 19/06/2013 – 09:44 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoner Thaer Halahleh was moved to Hadassah hospital following further deterioration in his health, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) revealed. After his re-arrest in April 2013, he contracted Hepatitis C. Halahleh was not ill before being imprisoned, the PPS pointed. The center stressed the need […]

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Israel transfers 12-year-old detainee to hospital

[ PIC 11/06/2013 – 09:19 PM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) transferred a 12-year-old Palestinian child to Hadassah Ein Karem hospital in Jerusalem only few hours after his arrest. The director of the Palestinian prisoner’s society in Bethlehem, Abdulfattah Khalil, told Quds Press on Tuesday that medical sources informed the family of […]

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IPS refuses to allow treatment of prisoner without guards | @PHR_IL @MSF_USA @ICRC @Amnesty @UNOCHA

[ PIC 09/06/2013 – 09:54 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– The Israeli prison service (IPS) refused to allow a badly needed surgery for a prisoner from Jenin without presence of guards, which exacerbated his condition. Ahmed Abul Rub, 40, said that he was in bad need of a surgery in his neck, adding that the IPS […]

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Detainee taken to hospital as health declines

Maan News Agency | May 24, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) – Israeli prison authorities transferred on Thursday night detainee Mansour al-Shahatit from Ramon prison to Soroka Hospital, after his health seriously deteriorated. Mansour’s father told Ma’an that “detainees at Ramon called me and informed me that my son was transferred from an isolation cell to Soroka […]

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Israel hospitalizes hunger striker Ayman Abu Daoud

Maan News Agency | May 21, 2013 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Israel on Tuesday hospitalized a Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike, his lawyer said. Ayman Abu Daoud was transferred from Ramle prison clinic to the Haemek Medical Center in Afula, said Jawad Boulos, a lawyer for the Palestinian Prisoners Society. Abu Daoud has been on hunger […]

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Israeli medical error causes a child from Gaza to lose his four limbs

[ PIC 05/05/2013 – 09:36 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian citizen from the city of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip revealed that due to a medical error committed by one of the Israeli hospitals, his child has lost his hands and feet. Abu Ahed Farra, 37, told PIC’s reporter that their suffering has […]

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Detainee Mohammed Ghannam at PA security transferred to hospital after torture

[ PIC 28/04/2013 – 09:33 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Mohammed Ghannam, a detainee at the PA preventive security apparatus, was transferred to hospital on Sunday after he was subjected to severe torture. Special sources told the PIC that preventive security elements had kidnapped Ghannam, a liberated prisoner, on Saturday and took him to their headquarters […]

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FPJ slams PA intelligence for kidnaping journalist from hospital

[ PIC 24/04/2013 – 10:50 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The forum of Palestinian journalists (FPJ) strongly denounced the Palestinian authority intelligence agency for kidnapping journalist Tareq Khamis from a hospital in Ramallah city. In a press release on Tuesday, the forum said that this incident proved further the size of the violations committed by the […]

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Al-Taj: Israel released me after being certain of my death

[ PIC 23/04/2013 – 08:52 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The liberated prisoner Mohamed al-Taj stated that his release from Israeli jails came after his serious health deterioration, where the Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) were sure that he may die at any moment. During an exclusive interview with PIC reporter at the medical complex in Ramallah […]

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Sick prisoner Ahmed Damoni refuses to take medication

[ PIC 22/04/2013 – 09:35 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A Palestinian prisoner in Israeli occupation jails, Ahmed Damoni, has been refusing to take his medication for the past five days in protest at the prison administration’s policy of deliberate medical neglect. Mohammed, Ahmed’s brother, told Quds Press on Monday that the lawyer told them of […]

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Health minister: The gov’t will establish a kidney transplant center in Gaza

[ PIC 17/04/2013 – 10:50 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian health minister Mufid Al-Mukhalalati said the government intends to establish the first kidney transplant center in the Gaza Strip using local doctors to be trained in Britain. Mukhalalati returned to the Gaza Strip on Monday after an official tour to Britain and Egypt. He reviewed […]

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Haniyeh: All options are open for the liberation of prisoners

[ PIC 17/04/2013 – 08:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh said that all options are open to the resistance and the people for the liberation of the prisoners from the occupation jails. Haniyeh said during a meeting held by the Legislative Council in Gaza on the anniversary of the Palestinian Prisoner’s […]

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PHR warns of disaster in Israeli jails due to medical neglect

[ PIC 13/04/2013 – 02:44 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) in the occupied Palestinian territories accused the Israeli medical system inside the prisons of abusing the Palestinian hunger striking prisoners and exercising pressures on them to stop their strike. The human rights organization pointed out in a report issued on Friday […]

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VIDEO | TV presenter cries on air for Palestinian prisoner

ACTION ALERT | Global action to save the life of Hunger striker Samer Issawi Emirates 24/7 | Monday, April 08, 2013 A female presenter at the Saudi MBC satellite TV channel cried on air as she read a letter sent by a Palestinian prisoner in Israel. Lujain Omran could not stop crying as she read […]

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