Tag Archives: Jordanian

IPS isolates the Jordanian hunger strikers

[ PIC 03/05/2013 – 05:30 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli Prison Service (IPS) has isolated the Jordanian prisoners who declared an open hunger strike protesting their detention conditions and to pressure the Jordanian government to intervene for their release, Palestinian human rights sources revealed. The Waad Association for the Support of Palestinian Prisoners confirmed […]

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Family of Jordanian citizen Atta Ayyash holds Israel responsible for his life

[ PIC 30/04/2013 – 11:16 AM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The family of Jordanian prisoner Atta Ayyash, 61, held the Israeli occupation regime fully responsible for his life and called for an end to his isolation. In a press release on Monday, the family stated that the Israeli regime has isolated Ayyash from the outside world […]

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Jordanian captives in Israeli jails ask for legal backing to their issue

[ PIC 28/04/2013 – 09:01 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Palestine prisoners’ center for studies said that the Jordanian prisoners in Israeli occupation jails plan to start a hunger strike on 2nd May and have asked for support. The center’s spokesman Riyadh Al-Ashqar said that the prisoners wish to shed light on their issue […]

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Israeli Occupation isolates a Jordanian prisoner for the second week

#FreeSamer | Global action to save the life of Hunger striker Samer Issawi [ 05/03/2013 – 09:34 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli prison administration has been isolating a Jordanian prisoner for the second week. Abdullah Qandil, spokesman for Wa’ed Association for Prisoners and Ex-prisoner told Quds Press: “Gilboa prison administration has been isolating the […]

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Jordanian prisoners suffer bad conditions in Israeli jails

[ 25/11/2012 – 01:18 PM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The Jordanian prisoners in Israeli prisons complained about their poor conditions within the occupation prisons. The Jordanian prisoners complained, in a smuggled letter from behind bars published by “Fida” group on Saturday, their bad situation in Israeli jails and explained the repeated disappointments that they had suffered […]

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Massive protest against Wadi Araba treaty in Amman

Al Qassam Website 03-11-2012,09:06 Al Qassam website – Hundreds of Jordanians attended the popular sit-in that was staged on Friday in the courtyard of Kaloti Mosque near the Israeli embassy in Amman to protest Wadi Araba peace agreement between their country and the Israeli occupation. Head of the higher executive committee to protect the homeland […]

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Human chain in Amman in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners

[ PIC 16/10/2012 – 06:38 PM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The Jordanian youth campaign to support the prisoners in Israeli occupation jails staged, on Monday, a sit-in in the form of a human chain in the capital city of Amman. Dozens have participated in the sit-in that came in coincide with Prisoners Day and the anniversary […]

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Jordanian “Lifeline” campaign to finance 23 projects in Gaza

[ PIC 09/09/2012 – 09:53 AM ] AMMAN,(PIC)– The Jordanian “Lifeline” campaign committee agreed to finance 23 development projects in the Gaza Strip out of 150 applications submitted by the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip. The coordinator of the Committee KIfah Amayreh stated, in a press statement on Saturday, that the committee has studied […]

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Israeli court rejects appeal for the release of female Jordanian captive Nusseibeh Issa Jaradat

[ PIC 10/08/2012 – 01:24 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli Ofer military court rejected the appeal for the release of Jordanian captive in the occupation’s prison filed by her lawyer, a Palestinian human rights organization said. Tadamon Foundation for Human Rights said in a statement on Thursday that “the court rejected the appeal of […]

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Jordanian minister speaks out to defend Al-Aqsa Mosque

MEMO | Aug 2, 2012 The Jordanian Minister of Religious Endowments has affirmed that Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem is “part of the Islamic faith” and accused Israeli soldiers and settlers of “defiling” the sacred mosque with their incursions. Abdus-Salam Al-Abadi was reacting to Israeli claims that the courtyard of the Noble Sanctuary of Al-Aqsa […]

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Jordanian awqaf ministry slams Israel’s violations against Aqsa Mosque

[ 26/06/2012 – 07:05 AM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The Jordanian ministry of Islamic affairs and holy sites strongly denounced the Israeli occupation authority (IOA) for facilitating the entry of Israeli soldiers and extremist Jewish figures into the Aqsa Mosque’s courtyard on Monday and described it as a provocative act. About 60 Israeli soldiers from the […]

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Update for #Floriade2012 ‘Israeli Agriclutural Development’: Occupation seizes Jordanian agricultural equipment

[ PIC 22/06/2012 – 11:02 AM ] AMMAN,(PIC)– A Jordanian official said that the Israeli occupation forces seized, on Thursday, agricultural equipment belonging to Jordanian farmers in Wadi al-Maleh area in the northern part of the Jordan Valley. The head of the local council in Wadi Al Maleh, Aref Daraghmeh, confirmed in a press statement […]

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#PalHunger | Jordanian prisoners threaten hunger strike

[ PIC 19/06/2012 – 10:15 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Jordanian prisoners in Israeli occupation jails have threatened to go on hunger strike to protest the Israeli ban on their relatives’ visit. One of the prisoners, Munir Qassem, told the lawyer of the Palestinian prisoner’s association during a visit to Gilboa jail that the 18 Jordanian […]

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UTTERLY SHOCKING! Hardships exposed at Jordan refugee centre – Video

May 22, 2012 Video by AlJazeeraEnglish Violence in Syria has been driving an increasing number of Palestinians into neighbouring Jordan. When they arrive, many refugees are forces to live in pitiable conditions. Jordan, which already hosts about two million Palestinians, has failed to improve facilities for the newcomers. Exclusive video content submitted to Al Jazeera […]

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#Yom76 | Families of Jordanian hunger strikers appeal to their king to intervene

[ PIC 13/05/2012 – 11:53 AM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The families of Jordanian hunger strikers in Israeli jails demanded the Jordanian king and his government to intervene for the release of all Jordanian citizens from Israeli prisons. This came in a statement read during a popular festival organized on Saturday by the Jordanian engineer union […]

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