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Masada unit violently raids section of jailed patients in Ramla infirmary

[ PIC 08/07/2013 – 11:38 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoners’ center for studies said that Israeli jail forces from Masada unit raided and ransacked last Friday the section of patients in the Ramla prison infirmary. Senior official of the center Riyadh Al-Ashqar stated in a press release on Sunday that the Masada unit […]

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Report: 2 Palestinians killed, 30 wounded and 45 detained in Gaza

[ PIC 18/04/2013 – 04:16 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Al Mezan Center for Human Rights confirmed that two persons were killed, 30 were injured, and 45 were arrested by the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) during the first four months of 2013 in violation to the buffer zone along Gaza Strip’s borderlines with the Israeli entity. […]

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ACTION ALERT | Call-in day to demand Israel release jailed 14-year old Palestinian-American boy

WeFightBack Website | April 14, 2013 New Orleans, LA – Palestine solidarity activists are urging national participation in a call-in day for a Palestinian-American boy from New Orleans who is being held in an Israeli jail. Eight Israeli soldiers arrested 14-year-old Mohammed Khalek at gunpoint in occupied Palestine early in the morning on April 5, […]

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Hundreds of Palestinians detained without evidence

[ PIC 11/01/2013 – 08:42 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Hundreds of Palestinians are jailed in Israeli prisons for long years for fake charges without evidence but used as a way of punishment carried out by the Israeli authorities against the prisoners. The occupation authorities use the administrative detention policy, as an arbitrary policy to continue […]

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Amnesty International calls on #Israel to free Palestinian prisoner Bassem Tamimi

Bassem Tamimi (file photo) PressTV | Thu Nov 8, 2012 3:34AM GMT Amnesty International (AI) has called on Israel to free a Palestinian activist, who was handed down a four-month prison sentence for participating in a demonstration against illegal Israeli settlements. On Tuesday, a military court in Israel sentenced Bassem Tamimi and fined him 5,000 […]

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Hebron child ‘wrongly jailed for 5 months on rape charge’

Maan News Agency | Nov 5, 2012 TEL AVIV (Ma’an) — Israel jailed a Palestinian teenager for almost six months on rape charges, even though eyewitnesses and DNA evidence did not link him to the crime, Israeli media reported on Monday. The 16-year-old shepherd from the south Hebron hills, identified only as A., was jailed […]

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IOA renews administrative detention of Hamas leader Faze’ Sawafte

[ PIC 11/08/2012 – 11:11 AM ] TOBAS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) has renewed the administrative detention of Faze’ Sawafte, a Hamas leader, for the second time running, the Ahrar center for prisoners’ studies and human rights said. Fuad Al-Khafsh, director of the center, said that Sawafte was arrested on 9/2/2012 and held […]

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Israel Releases Administrative detainee Lawmaker Anwar Zaboun from Bethlehem

RAMALLAH, June 25, 2012 (WAFA) Israeli authorities Monday released lawmaker Anwar Zaboun from Bethlehem after serving time in administrative detention without charge of trial, according to a prisoners’ support group. It said Zaboun, a member of the Hamas-affiliated Change and Reform Bloc, was arrested on August 26 and immediately held in administrative detention for six […]

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IOF soldiers storm home of old woman to arrest her “detained” son

[ PIC 14/05/2012 – 09:28 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) stormed the home of a woman in her seventies in Shuyukh village, in Al-Khalil province, to arrest her already detained son. The mother of Khalil Halaika said that dozens of soldiers broke into her home on Sunday and asked for her son, […]

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Hundreds hoist photos of detained MPs before European parliament

[ PIC 18/04/2012 – 04:48 PM ] BRUSSELS, (PIC)– Hundreds of European activists staged a sit-in before the European parliament in Brussels on Tuesday to mark the Palestinian prisoner’s day. The European activists were protesting the Israeli administrative detention policy against Palestinian citizens and hoisted photos of the detained Palestinian MPs. Participants in the rally, […]

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Masri: MP Hajj Ali’s continued detention is proof of occupation’s arrogance

[ PIC 11/04/2012 – 01:07 PM ] GAZA,(PIC)– Moushir Al-Masri, Change and Reform bloc spokesman, said that the continuing detention of MP Ahmad Hajj Ali is a default on the agreement and a proof of the arrogant occupation policies toward the detainees and elected MPs. In a statement on Tuesday, Masri said that the arrogant […]

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800 thousand Palestinian have been arrested by Zionist enemy since 1967

[ PIC 05/04/2012 – 08:11 PM ] GENEVA, (PIC)– Head of the Palestinian Prisoners Society, Qaddura Fares, revealed that the Zionist occupation forces arrested since 1967 until today, nearly 800 thousand Palestinians, “on the backdrop of practicing their right, which is guaranteed by all international laws and norms, to resist the occupation in order to […]

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Amani al Khandaqja, defender of prisoner rights, becomes a prisoner herself

by Robin and Axel | 21 March 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Amani’s father displays the photo of his daughter, Amani, who was taken away by the Zionist military earlier this week. Early Monday morning, on the 20th of March, Israeli soldiers raided a Palestinian home in the occupied West Bank city of […]

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Amnesty Urges Israel to Immediately Release Palestinian Hunger Striker

Qatar News Agency | March 25, 2012 London, March 24 (QNA) – Palestinian prisoner Hana Shalabi who has been on hunger strike for over a month is “at risk of death”, Amnesty International said on Friday, calling on Israeli authorities to release her. The international human rights watchdog said Shalabi should be immediately released or […]

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This is zionism: Palestinian detainee bleeding in detention

[ PIC 11/03/2012 – 10:49 AM ] TOBAS, (PIC)– The health of Palestinian detainee Mahmoud Al-Muslemani is rapidly deteriorating and is suffering from internal bleeding in Israeli captivity. His family addressed an appeal through the Palestinian prisoner’s association in Tobas, his birthplace, to the Red Cross and human rights groups to intervene and save Muslemani’s […]

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