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Nafha prisoners accuse jailers of stealing their food

[ PIC 25/03/2013 – 06:17 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoners in Nafha prison called to open an investigation following the repeated theft of food the prisoners bought from the prison canteen, depriving the prisoners of many of their necessary needs. The allocated food for the prisoners is being confiscated, where the prisoners are prevented […]

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Palestinian prisoners poisoned in Nafha jail

#FreeSamer | Global action to save the life of Hunger striker Samer Issawi [ PIC 05/03/2013 – 09:52 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Prisoners in ward 6 in the Israeli Nafha jail said that 22 prisoners suffered from poisoning on Tuesday morning. They said in a telephone contact with the PIC reporter that the prisoners suffered […]

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120 prisoners to be transferred from Gilboa to Nafha desert prison

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 09:18 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian human rights source reported that a state of extreme tension prevailed at the Israeli Gilboa prison due to the prison administration’s decision to transfer 120 prisoners in section 1 to the Nafha desert prison in southern occupied Palestine. The Gilboa prison administration claimed that […]

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Waad holds IPS responsible for consequences of night raid

[ 01/08/2012 – 08:46 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Waad association for the support of Palestinian prisoners held the Israeli prison service (IPS) responsible for the consequences of night raids and attacks on Nafha prisoners, considering them as a serious provocation for those prisoners. Waad said in a press release on Tuesday that the IPS had […]

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#PalHunger | Nafha prisoners refuse to receive relatives because of strip search

[ PIC 30/05/2012 – 05:58 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoners in Nafha jail refused on Wednesday to receive their visitors after they were subjected to humiliating strip search especially women, human rights sources said. They said that the prisoners, specifically those from Jerusalem and 1948 occupied land, refused to receive their relatives after they […]

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#PalHunger | Soldiers Attack Palestinian Detainees in Nafha

Tuesday May 29, 2012 17:13 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian Minister of Detainees, Issa Qaraqe’, stated that Israeli soldiers of the Nachshon Brigade, attacked Palestinian political prisoners in sections 13 and 14 of the Nafha prison, in the Negev Desert, and attacked several detainees while searching their beds, the Palestine News Network […]

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Nafha prison administration transfers captive Al-Saidi

[ PIC 06/04/2012 – 07:23 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Riad Ashkar, researcher specialized in prisoners’ affairs, said that the Zionist prison administration transferred captive Awad Zaki Mohamed Al-Saidi to an unknown destination after assaulting a Zionist prison guard at Nafha prison. Ashkar said, in a press statement on Thursday, that the captive Al-Saidi, who is […]

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Palestinian prisoners in four Israeli prisons on hunger strike

[ PIC 03/04/2012 – 10:23 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The ministry of prisoners in Gaza said that Palestinian prisoners in four Israeli jails are going on a single day hunger strike on Tuesday as part of their protest steps against oppression and violation of rights. The ministry said that the prisoners in Askalan, Nafha, Eshel, […]

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Israeli jailers storm Nafha prison, wound 61 prisoners

[ PIC 01/04/2012 – 09:58 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli jailers stormed the desert prison of Nafha on Sunday and wounded 61 Palestinian prisoners, prisoners said in a leaked message. They said that the guards stormed the prison’s various wards and assaulted prisoners. They said that the attack followed the prisoners’ refusal to undergo DNA […]

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Nafha prisoners go on hunger strike

[ PIC 22/03/2012 – 09:29 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoners in the Israeli desert prison Nafha have gone on hunger strike on Thursday to protest the Israeli policy of banning family visits for the past six years. A message by those prisoners to Nasha’at Al-Wahidi, the coordinator of popular movement for the support of […]

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300 captives in Nafha desert prison on hunger strike for second day

[ PIC 14/03/2012 – 12:11 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Palestinian sources said on Wednesday afternoon that 300 Palestinian captives in the Nafha desert prison are on hunger strike for the second day running. According to the sources the open-ended strike started on Tuesday and is lead by 300 Palestinian captives to protest the solitary confinement […]

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Resheq: The transfer of detainees from Nafha prison a racist crime

[ PIC 13/03/2012 – 04:53 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Member of Hamas political bureau Ezzet Al-Resheq strongly denounced the arbitrary transference of Palestinian prisoners from Nafha jail to unknown places on Tuesday morning. Special forces from Nahshun and Metsada units stormed Nafha prison in the Negev desert at dawn today and transferred all detainees in […]

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Raids in Ashkelon, Nafha prisons as thousands join hunger strike

Related: Palestinian Prisoners – Special Topic | Prisoners – Category [ 04/10/2011 – 09:48 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Special units raided cells in the Israeli Ashkelon and Nafha prisons as thousands of Palestinian prisoners have joined a seven day hunger strike. Waed prisoner rights organization said Metzada and Nahshon forces, specializing in the suppression of […]

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Prison service cancels family visits at Nafha jail

      Published today 14:54 | Maan News Agency BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) – Israel’s prison service informed the Red Cross that family visits for Palestinian prisoners held at Nafha prison scheduled for Sunday were cancelled. Activist in Palestinian prisoners affairs Muyassar Atiyani told Ma’an that the decision came to punish prisoners after they carried out […]

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Nafha prisoners start two-day hunger strike

[ 22/01/2011 – 07:29 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The ministry of prisoners in Gaza Strip said that the Palestinian prisoners in the Israeli Nafha jail have gone on hunger strike on Friday to protest their cruel incarceration conditions. The ministry’s spokesman Riyadh Al-Ashqar said in a press release that prisoners in all wards in […]

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