Tag Archives: prison

VIDEO | Palestinians leery of Israeli prisoner release plan ~ by @PressTV

Following an agreement with the Israeli cabinet, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced that Tel Aviv will release 104 prisoners who have been held in Israeli jails since before the Oslo agreement in an apparent attempt to restart direct talks with the Palestinians. Video by PressTV Palestine’s Prisoners Pictures Palestinian Prisoners Special Topic Palestinian […]

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Palestinian captives at Ashkelon prison complain of regular repressive raids

[ PIC 29/07/2013 – 05:42 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoners in Ashkelon prison confirmed that Israeli prison administration continued its night raids of their rooms, conducting unjustified repressive inspections. Israeli special unit, heavily armed, stormed section 11 in Ashkelon prison where they searched the prison and forced the prisoners to stay in the […]

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Israeli courts extend detention of 26 Palestinians

[ PIC 26/07/2013 – 10:44 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said on Thursday that the occupation military authorities extended the detention of a number of Palestinian captives held in the Israeli jails. PPS said in a statement that the Salem Military Court and the occupation courts at Ofer military detention center, Ashkelon […]

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Appalling Israeli Gulag Prison Conditions ~ by @StephenLendman

Global Research | Stephen Lendman | July 24, 2013 Israel’s gulag is one of the world’s worst. On July 9, 16 human rights organizations headlined ”RE: European Parliament Fact-Finding Mission on Palestinian Political Prisoners.” They include: Addameer Prisoners’ Support and Human Rights Association Aldameer Association for Human Rights Al Haq Al Mezan Center for Human Rights Arab […]

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Israel agrees to free Palestinian prisoners

Note from occpal: Previously by Israel released prisoners received a Presidential Pardon of Peres. Also called Amnesty or Clemency by law to restore ones civil rights and being totally pardoned for the (alleged) crimes if even in the case of Palestinians’ ever charged before at all. Re-arresting pardoned prisoners (also from the Wafa al Ahrar […]

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Prisoner Abu Rida faces serious charges for resisting zionist occupation

[ PIC  20/07/2013 – 11:30 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israeli security services presented to the District Court in Beersheba on Friday morning an indictment with serious accusations against the prisoner Wael Hassan Abu Rida, aged 35 from the Gaza Strip. According to the indictment, Abu Rida, who was kidnapped by Israeli intelligence agents about a […]

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Israeli units suppress prisoners in Eichel

[ PIC 18/07/2013 – 03:42 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli repression units stormed the Eichel prison in Beersheba in the south of occupied Palestine on Wednesday evening and clashed with the prisoners, injuring a number of them. Sources from inside the jail told PIC’s correspondent that the repression units stormed the prison under the pretext […]

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Israel holds Hamas leader Sheikh Falah Nada in administrative detention one day after his arrest

[ PIC 09/07/2013 – 03:50 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authorities held Sheikh Falah Nada, a Hamas leader, in administrative detention on Tuesday one day after his arrest from his village Qarawat Bani Hassan to the west of Ramallah. Ahmed Al-Beitawi, a researcher with the Tadamun foundation for human rights, said that Nada, […]

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Masada unit violently raids section of jailed patients in Ramla infirmary

[ PIC 08/07/2013 – 11:38 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoners’ center for studies said that Israeli jail forces from Masada unit raided and ransacked last Friday the section of patients in the Ramla prison infirmary. Senior official of the center Riyadh Al-Ashqar stated in a press release on Sunday that the Masada unit […]

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Israeli occupation forces escalate night searches in occupation jails

[ PIC 05/07/2013 – 07:25 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) in the city of Jenin warned on Thursday of the escalation of provocative night searches in the Israeli prisons’ sections, under flimsy security pretexts. Ragheb Abu Diak, Secretary of the PPS, said in a press statement that the captives inside the […]

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Abu Khudair faced death in a steel cage in the baking Negev desert says Rights group

[ PIC 02/07/2013 – 01:25 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoners center for studies said that Jordanian prisoner Iyad Abu Khudair almost died when an Israeli jailer locked him up in a steel cell or container exposed to a high sun temperature in the Negev desert prison. The center stated on Monday that prisoner […]

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Israeli court orders imprisonment of 14-year-old Jerusalemite child

[ PIC 20/06/2013 – 09:20 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– An Israeli military court ordered the imprisonment of a Jerusalemite child from Alezariya, to the south east of Jerusalem. Local sources said on Thursday that the 14-year-old child Mohammed Al-Mikahal was also fined 2000 shekels for throwing firebombs at Israeli targets. Meanwhile, Jawad Siyam, the […]

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PA has arrested 15,000 Palestinians in six years | #DismantleThePA Not Tomorrow but Today!

MEMO | June 20, 2013 The head of International Relations in the Islamic Resistance Movement has said that political arrests made by the Palestinian Authority against Hamas members do not reflect any serious intention towards national reconciliation. Osama Hamdan pointed out that since 2007 the PA has arrested or summonsed around 15,000 fellow Palestinians, mostly […]

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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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Israel renews the leader Abu Aoun’s administrative detention | @Ufreenetwork @Amnesty

[ PIC 18/06/2013 – 09:24 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Israeli Occupation Authorities (IOA) renewed the administrative detention of the leader in Hamas movement Nazih Abu Aoun, who spent 17 years in Israeli jails on aggregate, Palestinian human rights sources revealed. Tadamun Foundation for Human Rights confirmed that the administrative detention of Abu Aoun was renewed […]

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