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10 political detainees in PA jails start hunger strike

[ PIC 21/05/2013 – 09:34 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Families of political prisoners committee in the West Bank announced that 10 political prisoners held in the Preventive apparatus’s prison in Bitounia, in the city of Ramallah, announced entering an open hunger strike until their release. Sources close to the families of a number of hunger […]

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Israeli court adjourns trial of kidnaped Jerusalemite officials Mohammed Totah and Khaled Abu Arafa

[ 07/03/2012 – 04:58 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli central court in occupied Jerusalem has adjourned the trial hearing of kidnapped Jerusalemite MP Mohammed Totah and former Jerusalem minister Khaled Abu Arafa till next May. Lawyer Fadi Al-Qawasme said that the court ruling on Wednesday came in response to the Israeli prosecution’s request in […]

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IOF troops storm Hamas captives’ ward

[ PIC 01/03/2012 – 09:57 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– IOF troops from the Mitsada unit, on Thursday morning raided and searched ward 12 of Ofer prison which has 120 Hamas prisoners. Well informed sources told PIC that the soldiers raided the ward around ten on the morning and detained prisoners who were in found in […]

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Israel slammed over rough justice for Palestinian prisoners

RT MAR 1 2012 Human rights groups have lashed Israel for its practice of keeping Palestinian suspects in prison indefinitely without trial. Hunger strikes have become a tactic of last resort to resist the Israeli judicial system. ­Palestinian prisoner Khader Adnan, 33, attracted worldwide media attention after he spent more than two months on hunger […]

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