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#PalHunger | 4,600 Palestinian prisoners refuse food

Car tires are seen on fire during clashes between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli soldiers in Hebron on 3 April 2013. Palestinians across the West Bank and Gaza were observing a general strike, with prisoners refusing food to mourn the death of a fellow inmate in an Israeli jail. (Photo: AFP – Marco Longari) Al-Akhbar |  […]

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#PalHunger | Ex-captive Mazen Natshe: Prisoners will resume mass hunger strike

[ PIC 16/03/2013 – 04:46 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The liberated captive and activist Mazen Jamal Natshe, 41, from al-Khalil, said that the prisoners inside the Israeli jails plan to step up their protest steps in April in protest at the escalation of the repressive measures against them. Natshe told PIC’s correspondent that the Israeli […]

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#PalHunger | Prisoners threaten mass hunger strike action

#FreeSamer | Join global action for #PalHunger striker Samer Issawi Maan News Agency | Jan 26, 2013 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Authority Minister of Prisoner Affairs warned Saturday that detainees in Israeli jails may launch mass hunger strike action if their conditions do not improve. Issa Qaraqe said the situation in Israeli jails could […]

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#PalHunger | Mass hunger strike lingers, another looms as Rikhawi family asks help ~ by @jncatron

by Joe Catron, June 28, 2012 at Mondoweiss As several Palestinians detainees continue the Karameh (“Dignity”) hunger strike, which began April 17 and officially ended with a May 14 agreement, the family of one hunger-striking prisoner, Akram Rikhawi, has appealed for public support, while thousands more plan to launch another mass action inside Israel’s prisons […]

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