Tag Archives: Medical Care

14 prisoners in serious condition due to severe medical negligence in Israel’s Ramlah Prison

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 18, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Riad Amour, the  representative of the ill prisoners in Ramlah prison hospital, said that about 14 Palestinian  prisoners suffer from medical negligence and bad treatment in Ramlah prison hospital. Lawyer of the Prisoners Ministry in Ramallah Hanan El-Khatib said in a press release on Saturday […]

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PPS holds Israel responsible for a wounded prisoner

[ PIC 12/08/2013 – 12:12 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS) held the Israeli Occupation Authorities (IOA) responsible for the life of a wounded prisoner who suffers difficult health condition in Israeli jails. The Israeli forces arrested Saturday Louay Abdullah Badawi, 22, from al-Khalil while receiving treatment after being shot with two […]

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VIDEO | Palestinians bid farewell to teen killed by Israeli forces ~ by @PressTV

Published on Jul 3, 2013 by PressTV Palestinians bury the body of a 19-year-old boy who was brutally killed by Israeli forces. The teenager was run over by an Israeli military vehicle after being shot by soldiers in the West Bank town of Doura on Tuesday. Press TV’s Hanna Qassis reports Ramallah Maan News Agency […]

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Live Blog | 19 Year old Palestinian student Muatazz Idreis Sharawnah killed by Israeli forces in Dura (updated)

LIVE BLOG | Continuous updates below this post Maan News Agency | July 1, 2013  HEBRON (Ma’an) — A Palestinian man died Tuesday morning from injuries sustained after midnight when he was struck down by an Israeli military vehicle in the Dura city in the southern West Bank district of Hebron. A Palestinian security source […]

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Ashkelon prison witnesses tension: Sick prisoners amid deliberate medical neglect increasing | @ICRC @Amnesty

[ PIC 19/06/2013 – 09:38 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian human rights sources reported that a state of extreme tension is prevailing among the prisoners in the Israeli detention center of Ashkelon, due to the continued abuses against them. Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said in a statement on Wednesday that the Palestinian prisoners in Ashkelon […]

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Three sick detainees from Jenin appeal for medical care

[ PIC 18/06/2013 – 09:53 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Three detained Palestinians from Jenin have appealed for urgent medical intervention to deal with their difficult conditions in Israeli captivity. A report by the Palestinian prisoner’s society in Jenin said on Tuesday that Sami Aridi, 33, is held in Megiddo jail and is suffering from high […]

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IPS refuses to allow treatment of prisoner without guards | @PHR_IL @MSF_USA @ICRC @Amnesty @UNOCHA

[ PIC 09/06/2013 – 09:54 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– The Israeli prison service (IPS) refused to allow a badly needed surgery for a prisoner from Jenin without presence of guards, which exacerbated his condition. Ahmed Abul Rub, 40, said that he was in bad need of a surgery in his neck, adding that the IPS […]

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Health status of prisoner of Khedr Bisharat deteriorates

[ PIC 08/05/2013 – 08:58 PM ] GAZA, NABLUS, (PIC)– Wa’ed Society for prisoners and ex-prisoners confirmed in a statement the deterioration in health status of Palestinian patient prisoner Khader Bisharat from the town Tammoun in the northern West Bank district of Jenin . Wa’ed said: “The occupation authorities have not provided any treatment for […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | #Israel holding medicine for Gaza at checkpoint

Note by @occpal Articles 55 and 56 of the Fourth Geneva Convention clearly establish that Israel, as the occupying power, not only has a duty to ensure medical supplies reach hospitals in the OPT, but to ensure and maintain the services of the hospitals too. As High Contracting Parties to the Geneva Conventions, other states […]

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Medical Neglect: Prisoner Haitham Salhab suffers from his Eyes

Al Qassam Website 08-11-2012,09:55 Al Qassam website (Agencies) – Al-Tadamon Foundation for Human Rights reported that Palestinian prisoner Haitham Salhab from Shuafat town in Jerusalem District may lose his ability to see due to medical neglect in the Israeli prisons. Ahamad Baitawy, the researcher in Al-Tadamon Foundation said after his visit to the prison that […]

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Prisoner Monadel Abdul Sharqawi Health Deteriorating in Megiddo Prison

Al Qassam Website 04-11-2012,09:04 Al Qassam website (Agencies) – Prisoners in Megiddo prison call for an urgent appeal for the release of captive Monadel Abdul Sharqawi from “Zababdeh” town near Jenin sentenced to 46 months in prison due for the deterioration of his health. A report issued by the Ministry of Prisoners’ Affairs, on Saturday, […]

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Israel’s Policy of Medical Neglect: A prisoner from Jenin loses the ability to sleep because of his illness

[ PIC 13/10/2012 – 10:55 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The family of prisoner Hamza Sam Qa’qour said that he is losing the ability to sleep due to the severe pain from which he has been suffering coupled with the refusal of Megiddo prison administration to offer him treatment. The family said on Saturday that the […]

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Gaza warns of health crisis as Egypt closes border

Al Akhbar English | Wednesday, August 8, 2012 Egypt’s closure of the Rafah border crossing may lead to a serious health disaster, Gaza’s heath authority warned on Wednesday. “The decision to close the Rafah crossing to patients and humanitarian cases will add to their suffering and harm their health, and could lead to a serious […]

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Medical negligence: Designed to Kill | Human rights violations in Ramla prison hospital

[ PIC 11/07/2012 – 09:10 AM ] GAZA,(PIC)– Waed Society for Captives and ex-captives warned of the seriousness of the sick Palestinian prisoners’ disastrous situation in occupation prisons, and in Ramle prison hospital in particular. Waed considered, in a press release on Wednesday, the so-called Ramla prison hospital as an isolation section in which Palestinian […]

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DELIBERATE MEDICAL NEGLECT | Health of prisoner Alaa Hassouna’s badly deteriorated

[ PIC 21/06/2012 – 04:57 PM ] AL-KHALIL,(PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner center confirmed the serious deterioration of the prisoner Alaa Hassouna’s health, detained since 2004, in light of the deliberate medical neglect by the Ramla Prison administration where he is serving an 8-year sentence. The center said in a press release, on Wednesday, that the […]

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