Tag Archives: political detention

Hunger-striking student of Bir Zeit University admitted to hospital

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 20, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Member of the Islamic Bloc Omar Qurut was transferred to Ramallah ‎hospital as his health deteriorated due to being on hunger strike for 9 consecutive days to ‎protest the continued political detention of the bloc students at Bir Zeit University.‎ Representative of the Islamic Bloc, […]

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Leader in Islamic Jihad and his brother on hunger strike in PA jails

#FreeSamer | Global action to save the life of Hunger striker Samer Issawi [ PIC 20/02/2013 – 09:27 PM ] RAMALLAH, NAZARETH, NABLUS, (PIC)– One of the leaders of Islamic Jihad and his brother, detained in the Palestinian Authority’s jails, announced entering a hunger strike until their release. The leader Ayman Tabich, 32, and his […]

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Two captives go on hunger strike in solidarity with Shalabi

[ PIC 09/03/2012 – 11:36 AM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Two Palestinian captives from the village of Burqin declared an open ended hunger strike in solidarity with Hana’ al-Shalabi and in protest at administrative detention under which Palestinian captives serve imprisonment sentences but without any charges brought against them. Fayez al-Shayeb and Nidal Abu Shadouf said […]

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Activists rally against political detention and political sackings

[ PIC 24/02/2012 – 12:12 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Three organisations organised a rally on Thursday at the Ibn Rushd Square in the southern West Bank city of al-Khalil to protest political detention and political sackings. Demonstrators called for the immediate release of political detainees and a halt of the policy of political sacking. Dozens […]

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