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Aker stops his hunger strike after his release was promised

PIC June 15, 2012 RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian sources said that political prisoner Abdullah al-Aker announced late Thursday evening that he was ending his hunger strike after receiving promises that he will be released in the coming few days. The sources said that during meeting between Aker and officers from the PA General Intelligence and Preventive […]

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#PalHunger | No Deal Reached With Hunger-Striking Detainees

Friday May 11, 2012 05:00 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The Palestinian Center for Defending the Detainees (PCDD) issued a press release stating that, contrary to certain media reports, no agreement has been reached between the hunger-striking Palestinian detainees and the Israeli Prison Administration. The PCCD reported that “some agencies, possibly with good intentions […]

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#PalHunger | Iran’s Majlis voices support for Palestinians on hunger strike

A view of Iran’s Majlis PressTV | Thu May 10, 2012 1:43PM GMT Iranian lawmakers have voiced support for hundreds of Palestinian detainees on an open-ended hunger strike in Israeli jails and called on the international community to put an end to Israel’s rights violations. A Wednesday statement issued by 201 Iranian legislators lauded the […]

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#PalHunger | Hunger strikers stop to take vitamins from Israeli jailers

[ PIC | 10/05/2012 – 11:16 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian center for the defense of prisoners said the hunger strikers in Israeli jails started on Wednesday to refrain from taking vitamins sent by their jail administrations as one of the escalatory steps. The center stated in a press release yesterday that the health […]

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#PalHunger | Protesters Close Red Cross Headquarter In Ramallah | #ICRCClosed

Thursday May 10, 2012 11:31 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Dozens of residents held, on Thursday, a protest in front of the United Nations – Red Cross headquarters in the central West Bank city of Ramallah, demanding the UN to perform its duties in protecting the rights of Palestinian political prisoners held by […]

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#PalHunger | 9 protesters hurt in clash outside Ofer prison

Maan News Agency | May 10, 2012 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Nine Palestinians were injured, including one seriously, by rubber bullets during clashes that erupted between Palestinians and Israeli forces near the Ofer prison. The demonstration was held near the Ofar prison but the Israeli forces intervened in a sit-in by shooting tear gas and stun […]

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#PalHunger | Groth: Save the lives of the Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

Al Qassam Website 10-05-2012,09:11Press Release By Annette Groth, Spokesperson For Human Rights Of The Left Party In The German Parliament. Germany – Federal Government must urge Lieberman to save the lives of the Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike! Around 4600 Palestinians are being held in Israeli prisons, 300 of them in administrative detention. Two hundred […]

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#PalHunger | European petition for international solidarity with the prisoners

[ PIC 10/05/2012 – 07:30 PM ] OCCUPIED PALESTINE, (PIC)– More than one hundred Parliamentary and political personalities in Europe participated in an international petition that aims to activate the European political support, calling on the Israeli occupation to respect international law in treating the Palestinian prisoners in its prisons, titled “international petition in solidarity […]

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#PalHunger | Continuing sit-ins in London in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners

[ PIC 10/05/2012 – 07:16 PM ] LONDON,(PIC)– The Palestinian Forum in Britain organized, on Wednesday, a sit-in outside the Israeli embassy in London as a part of continuing solidarity activities in support of Palestinian prisoners since two weeks where the Forum organized in coordination with number of British organizations solidarity activities outside the British […]

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Swedish airport bans Israeli security procedures | #Airflotilla2 #Stockholm #Sweden

Maan News Agency | April 20, 2012 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — Stockholm’s international airport has refused to allow Israeli security inspections to take place, forcing an Israeli airline to stop its service, daily Haaretz reported Thursday. Israeli security procedures, which often involve ethnic and personal profiling, were prohibited from taking place at Denmark’s Copenhagen […]

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#StopAD! Dhiab refrains from drinking water on 44th day of hunger strike

[ PIC 10/04/2012 – 10:38 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Human rights sources have warned that Palestinian administrative detainee Bilal Dhiab’s health condition was critical after he stopped drinking water on his 44th day of hunger strike. Muhjat Al-Quds foundation, catering for Palestinian prisoners, said that Dhiab decided to stop drinking water in protest at the […]

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Bethlehem demonstration for Khader Adnan stopped at checkpoint

MAAN NEWS AGENCY FEB 21 2012   BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian demonstrators marched toward a Bethlehem checkpoint on Tuesday, before being stopped by Palestinian security forces. Dozens of university students carrying Palestinian flags set off from Bethlehem University towards the Israeli military checkpoint next to Rachel’s Tomb in the west of the city, protesting the […]

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DFLP leaders stopped at Allenby Bridge

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Maan News Agency | Nov 10, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine says three of its leaders were prevented from crossing into Jordan from the West Bank over the holiday. Ramzi Rabbah, Ibrahim Abu Hajla, and Muhammad Salameh were […]

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The EU must give Gazan hope a hand

Related: Gaza Under Attack – in pictures Without pressure on Israel, aid from the EU will only succeed in sustaining dark days for Palestinians in Gaza Sami Abdel-Shafi | guardian.co.uk |  Monday 22 August 2011 Smoke rises following a retaliatory Israeli air strike in Gaza City on Sunday 21 August 2011. Photograph: Majed Hamdan/AP It […]

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Mousa: Hamas participation in gov’t protected resistance, stopped concessions

[ 12/06/2011 – 11:23 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas MP Yehya Mousa has said that his movement’s participation in governance had protected resistance and halted sliding into more concessions. He opined that the Palestinian Authority posed as a burden on resistance and the national liberation project, explaining that liberation should precede authority and not vice […]

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