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Eichel prisoners punished by shackling their hands during lawyers’ visits

[ PIC 02/08/2012 – 12:24 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Eichel prison administration in Be’er Sheva started shackling the prisoners’ hands during their meeting with lawyers as an imposed punishment. Lawyer Rami Alami, who visited Eichel prison on Wednesday, said that he met prisoner Amjad Izzat Kabha, 43, sentenced to 18 years, who told him that […]

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#PalHunger | Captive Jerbouni refused medical treatment while shackled

LIVE BLOG ▶ DEMAND ISRAEL TO RELEASE MAHMOUDSARSAK [ PIC 12/06/2012 – 04:44 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Prisoner Lena Jerboni (37 years) chose to return to her cell in Hasharon prison, despite her deteriorating health condition and her severe pain, to get rid of the handcuffs that shackle her hands all the day in […]

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Wounded detainee Laith Mishaal, shot in abdomen held in hospital with both hands and feet shackled

[ PIC 07/06/2012 – 09:17 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Palestinian detainee Laith Mishaal was held in Hadassah Ein Karem hospital in occupied Jerusalem with both his hands and feet shackled to his hospital bed, human rights sources said. They said that Laith, 26, was shot in his abdomen at the hands of the Israeli […]

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A Must Read – “Surviving Israeli jail: Torture, humiliation and giving birth” | #PalHunger

Published: 27 April, 2012, 19:29 | RT News Hamas militants stage a mock prison break during a rally, calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners from Israeli jails, in Jabalya, in the northern Gaza Strip, April 13, 2012 (Reuters/Mohammed Salem)   Thousands of Palestinians are on hunger strike in Israeli prisons – for over a […]

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‘Palestinian Women Are Shackled During Childbirth’

Mehru Jaffer | VIENNA, Mar 10, 2011 (IPS) – Female Palestinian prisoners detained in Israel are often denied legal representation and medical care while being housed in squalid conditions that can include sharing cells with rodents.  According to Fabrizia Falcione, a women’s human rights officer for the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), now […]

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Askalan prisoners complain of being shackled during visits

[ 03/03/2011 – 10:56 AM ]   NABLUS, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoners in the Israeli prison of Askalan have complained that the prison administration shackles their hand and feet during visits by their relatives or lawyers. Human rights groups said that the Israeli soldiers unshackle the prisoners’ hands only during lawyers’ visits, adding that the step […]

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