Tag Archives: rights

Halahleh’s father calls for his release | @Ufreenetwork @MSF_USA @ICRC @Amnesty @PHR_IL

[ PIC 23/10/2013 – 11:56 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The father of the prisoner Thaer Halahleh, from Kharas village near al-Khalil, appealed on Wednesday to all human rights institutions to intervene to get his son released in light of his sharp health deterioration. Haj Halahleh told the PIC reporter that his son was transferred from […]

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#PalHunger | Israel’s IPS transfers hunger striker Akram Al-Fasisi to Ramle clinic

Al Qassam website | 21-10-2013 09:58 Nablus- The Israeli prison service (IPS) transferred hunger striker Akram Al-Fasisi from Ofer jail to Ramle prison infirmary. Lawyer Jawad Bulous, the director of the legal affairs department at the Palestinian prisoner’s society, said in a statement on Sunday that the IPS transferred the Palestinian prisoner after his health […]

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Health of captive Shawamra on the decline

[ PIC 13/10/2013 – 11:41 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The health condition of prisoner Naim Shawamra from Dura town in Al-Khalil has seriously deteriorated as of late. Shawamra appealed to all human rights groups and official and public institutions to inquire about his condition and to immediately step in and demand his release. He said […]

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Ceremony in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners at al-Khalil University

[ PIC 09/10/2013 – 07:03 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Ministry for Prisoners’ Affairs has organized in coordination with the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS) and al-Khalil University in addition to Students’ Union a ceremony in solidarity with prisoners in Israeli jails. Palestinian liberated prisoners have participated in the event headed by Jamil Natshe, Atef Wridat, and […]

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Childhood Denied ~ by @YousefMunayyer

Thursday October 03, 2013 13:19 by Yousef Munayyer – IMEMC.News – Intifada Palestine Childhood is a beautiful and strange thing. Before we truly learn how precious it is, it is already over. For many Palestinians living under Israeli military occupation childhood ends even earlier than you’d think. The commonplace elements of a child’s life in […]

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The student Montaser Shunnar declares hunger strike in PA prison

[ PIC 02/10/2013 – 06:12 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The student at Faculty of Engineering at An-Najah National University Montaser Shunnar has declared a hunger strike in the PA jail of Aljunied in the northern West Bank city of Nablus. PA Intelligence Services arrested Shunnar on September 26, 2013 as he was leaving the university […]

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“Don’t crush our dreams” – a plea from a student trapped in Gaza ~ by @YousefAljamal

    Yousef Aljamal is trapped in Gaza. If he isn’t allowed to leave soon he’ll lose a hard won university scholarship to study in Malaysia. His course began on 22 September, but the Israeli siege combined with the closure of Gaza’s border with Egypt means he is still stuck in Gaza a week later. […]

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#PalHunger | Halahleh threatens to declare hunger strike against the Israeli deliberate medical negligence

[ PIC 21/09/2013 – 10:41 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner Thaer Halahleh, 34, has threatened to go on hunger strike and to stop taking medicines in protest against the Israeli deliberate medical negligence. Halahleh, jailed in Eshel prison, had contracted hepatitis after his arrest in April. The prisoner told the Palestinian prisoner society […]

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Zatara checkpoint soldiers beat three young men, detain one of them

[ PIC 19/09/2013 – 02:26 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) physically assaulted three young men and kidnapped one of them after intercepting them at Zatara checkpoint, south of Nablus city. The Palestinian prisoner society said that the IOF at Zatara checkpoint brutally beat Wajdi Shalabi, 21, and two of his friends […]

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Hamas calls for prosecution of criminals of ” Sabra and Shatila” massacre

Division of Refugee Affairs of Hamas | Sept 16, 2013 Gaza, (DRAH.ps) — The Islamic Resistance Movement of Hamas called on the international community to trial the criminals who committed massacre of “Sabra and Shatila” in the International Criminal Court ICC, for war crimes they perpetrated against humanity. The office of Refugees affairs in the […]

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Resheq: The Sabra and Shatila massacre is a curse hunting its perpetrators

[ PIC 15/09/2013 – 03:13 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Member of Hamas’s political bureau Ezzat Al-Resheq said on Sunday that the Sabra and Shatila massacre would remain a curse hunting its perpetrators until they get their comeuppance. Resheq stated on his Facebook page on the 31st anniversary of the massacre that the Palestinian generations would […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian prisoner Zamel Abu Shalouf from Gaza announced his hunger strike

Al Ray Agencies  |_ Sept 12, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Palestinian prisoner Zamel Abu Shalouf from Gaza began an open ended hunger strike several days ago protesting the medical negligence  practiced against him by the Israeli Prison Service(IPS). According to Prisoner Club lawyer,  Shalouf was transferred to Ashkelon Prison for treatment but the IPS neglected […]

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Al Mezan: Israel exploits the need of Palestinian patients

Al Ray Agencies | Sept 11, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Israel exploits the need of patients to travel and uses the crossings as a trap, Al Mezan Center for Human Rights reported. It noted that the Israeli military forces escalated its measures against Palestinian patients and their escorts who travel through Erez Crossing. According to […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian detained hunger striker Khalil Abu Arqub held in isolation

[ PIC 11/09/2013 – 10:43 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Administrative detainee Khalil Abu Arqub has gone on hunger strike four days ago in Megiddo jail, Tadamun foundation for human rights said on Wednesday. Ahmed Al-Beitawi, a researcher with the foundation, said that Abu Arqub, from Oyun Abu Seif hamlet near Dura town in Al-Khalil, started […]

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#PalHunger | Prisoner Hamdan ends 3-month hunger strike

[ PIC 04/09/2013 – 04:24 PM ] BETHLAHEM, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoner Ayman Hamdan, 32 from the city of Bethlehem, on Wednesday ended a three month hunger strike after a deal with the Israeli prison administration, his family said. For his part, Daoud Hamdan captive Ayman’s brother told Ahrar Center for the Studies of prisoners and […]

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