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Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike for two days each week

[ PIC 21/03/2013 – 08:15 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Sources from inside the Israeli jails reported that Palestinian captives in Ramon, Nafha and Eshel prisons will start a hunger strike for two days each week, in solidarity with the hunger striking captives. The sources said in press statements on Thursday that the prisoners have taken […]

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Children ex-detainees tell their Stories – Must see Video

by aicvideo on Mar 19, 2012 It is estimated that 8,000 Palestinian children, including some as young as 12-years-old, have been arrested and detained by the Israeli authorities since 2000. According to a report released in early March by Save the Children and the East Jerusalem YMCA Rehabilitation Program, 98 percent were subjected to physical […]

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Palestinian children ‘subject to violence’ in Israeli jails

Maan News Agency | March 20, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian children are systematically ill-treated in Israeli detention, and in some cases tortured, an international child rights group said on Tuesday. The report by Defence for Children International records that a majority of children are detained from villages near “friction points” — Israeli settlements in […]

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