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Wa’ed society appeals to human rights groups to save life of Abu Sisi

[ PIC 18/02/2013 – 01:26 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Wa’ed society for detainees and ex-detainees called on international human rights groups to necessarily intervene to save the life of prisoner Dirar Abu Sisi, who has been in Israeli solitary confinement for two years. According to Wa’ed, the health condition of Abu Sisi has deteriorated, especially […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Protesters trying to close the UN building in Ramallah

[ PIC 18/02/2013 – 08:41 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Young activists and students at Birzeit University tried on Monday morning to close the United Nations headquarters in the city of Ramallah, in protest at the “international silence regarding the hunger striking prisoners’ issue.” Dozens of young men gathered this morning outside the building, located in […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Several Injured As Army Attacks Solidarity Protest In Al-Khader

Monday February 18, 2013 11:33 by IMEMC Staff Morning February 18; Palestinian Medical sources in Bethlehem reported that Israeli soldiers fired gas bombs, rubber-coated metal bullets and concussion grenades at a group of Palestinians who marched at the southern entrance of the Al-Khader town, near Bethlehem. Women carrying pictures of Palestinian prisoners in th eprotest […]

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#ReleaseIssawi and Sharawna! Sharawna Moved To Soroka Hospital

Al Qassam Website | Febr 18, 2013 West Bank – Palestinian Minister of Detainees in the west bank, Issa Qaraqe’, reported Sunday that hunger striking detainee, Ayman Sharawna, was moved to the Soroka hospital in Be’er As-Sabe’ (Beersheba), due to a serious deterioration in his health condition. Qaraqe’ told the Palestine News & Info Agency […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Photo essay : demonstration in Nablus against Israels use of administrative detention

18 February 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus, Occupied Palestine A journal published by Adalah, Physicians for Human Rights-Israel and Al Mezan Centre for Human Rights | June 26, 2012 “On Torture” is an edited volume of essays by Palestinian, Israeli and international legal and medical experts and practitioners based on presentations that they gave […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Israel change law to allow re-arrest of freed prisoners

Note from occpal: Previously by Israel released prisoners received a Presidential Pardon of Peres. Also called Amnesty or Clemency by law to restore ones civil rights and being totally pardoned for the (alleged) crimes if even in the case of Palestinians’ ever charged before at all. Re-arresting pardoned prisoners (also from the Wafa al Ahrar […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Activists Close Street 60 in Bethlehem in Solidarity with Palestinian Prisoners

PNN English | Febr 18, 2013 In the morning on Monday, 18th February, dozens of activists gathered to deliver a letter to the UN office in Bethlehem and close Street 60 near al-Khader village, southwest of Bethlehem, in a protest in solidarity with the hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners. Protesters began their demonstration at the UNRWA offices […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Palestinians protest at UN office in Ramallah over hunger-strikers

MEMO | Febr 18, 2013 Palestinian demonstrators today blocked the entrance of the UN headquarters in Ramallah in protest against its silence on the issue of the hunger-strikers in the Israeli jails.The protesters tried to prevent workers from entering the UN premises, but were prevented by the Palestinian Authority police. Sources in the West Bank […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Zamalek fans support hunger strikers

[ PIC 18/02/2013 – 04:47 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Zamalek soccer fans in Egypt raised a long banner in support of Palestinian hunger striker Samer Issawi during the CAF Champions League match. The fans raised a large banner reading “Samer Issawi’s empty stomach is a symbol for our dignity”, referring to Samer’s hunger strike in […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | As Palestinian hunger strikes come to a head, world begins to take notice

972 Magazine | Febr 18, 2013 Four Palestinian prisoners are on hunger strikes to protest their administrative detention and the conditions in which they are being held. While the EU calls on Israel to respect its obligations toward Palestinian prisoners’ human rights, an Israeli NGO reports they are being treated unethically in hospital. All anyone […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Israel raids home of Palestinian hunger striking prisoner – by @PressTV

Palestinians hold placards depicting prisoner Samer al-Issawi, who has been on hunger strike, during a protest in the West Bank city of Ramallah (file photo) PRESSTV | Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:22PM GMT Israeli forces have carried out a night raid on the home of a Palestinian prisoner who is currently on long-term hunger strike […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Mass demos in West Bank: Palestinians urge EU to act for prisoners’ release

Thousands rally in West Bank in support of four long-term hunger strikers, as Palestinians demand tougher EU action to help their prisoners. Middle East Online | Febr 18, 2013 Public anger grows over fate of prisoners NABLUS (Palestinian Territories) – Thousands rallied in the West Bank’s two largest cities on Monday in support of four […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Human rights centre: Israel takes revenge on freed prisoners

MEMO | Febr 18, 2013 On Monday a Palestinian human rights centre criticised the new Israeli military law that upholds the re-arrest of Palestinian former prisoners freed through a prisoner swap agreed between the Palestinian fighters and Israel in 2011. AHRAR for Prisoners Studies and Human Rights said that Israel have approved a new military […]

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#ReleaseIssawi | Palestinians protest to support hunger striking prisoners

Palestinian protestors wave their national flag and hold portraits of Samer al-Issawi, a Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike in an Israeli prison, during a demonstration demanding for his release in the east Jerusalem on February 15, 2013. PRESSTV | Mon Feb 18, 2013 6:48PM Thousands of Palestinians have staged demonstrations in two cities in the […]

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#PalHunger | Protesters condemn UN for ignoring hunger strikers

Maan News Agency | Febr 18, 2013 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Protesters in Ramallah demonstrated outside UNRWA offices on Monday, accusing the UN agency of ignoring the plight of hunger striking prisoners in Israeli jails. Protesters had tried to enter the UN offices but were prevented from doing so by PA police forces. Informed sources told […]

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