Tag Archives: torture

#PalHunger | Alaa Hammad continues his hunger strike since 177 days

[ PIC 25/10/2013 – 11:29 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Jordanian prisoner Alaa Hammad, 35, sentenced to 12 years, continued his hunger strike launched since 176 days despite his serious health deterioration. Hammad is being held in Barzillai Hospital where he suffers serious and critical health conditions, human rights sources said. Hammad suffers from chest pains […]

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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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Gaza Camp The Untold Story ~ A Shocking Video Report

Ammon News | 10/23/2013 11:02:37 AM | By Siraj Davis Gaza Camp near the tourist district of Jerash’s Roman ruins in the country of Jordan, is a refugee camp teeming with Palestinians from the Gaza Strip, who began fleeing to this safe location in 1967. It is the worst Palestinian refugee UNRWA camp in Jordan […]

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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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Double Standard Victims of Israel’s War on Palestine ~ by @StephenLendman

by Stephen Lendman | Stephen Lendman Blog | Oct 9, 2013 Brutalizing Palestinians is longstanding. Crimes of war, against humanity, and slow-motion genocide reflect it. So do colonization, apartheid and daily state terror. Militarized occupation is lawless and brutal. Previous articles explained. Torture, inhumane and degrading treatment reflect official Israeli policy. Children are treated like […]

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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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IPS continues to isolate severely tortured Nahar al-Saadi for the 5th month

[ PIC 05/10/2013 – 08:11 AM ] JENIN, (PIC)– The Israeli Prison Service (IPS) continued to isolate the Palestinian prisoner Nahar al-Saadi, 32, for the fifth month in a row without any legal justification, preventing him from family visits. The isolated prisoner in Rimonim prison Nahar al-Saadi, serving 4 life sentences and 20 years, was […]

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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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651 Palestinians lost or imprisoned in Syria, 74 death by torture

Live Blog: The Genocide on Palestinian Refugees in Syria Live Blog: Israel Bombs Syria Middle East Monitor | Oct 2, 2013 The Working Group for Palestinians in Syria has announced that 74 Palestinian died after suffering severe torture in Syrian prisons. In a press release, spokesperson of the group Tariq Hamoud also said that the […]

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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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Extremists assault disabled Jerusalem teen Hussein Jaber

Ma’an news Agency | Published Sept 20, 2013 15:29 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — An 18-year-old with special needs suffered serious injuries after a group of extremist Israelis assaulted him while was outside his house in the Old City, the Palestinian prisoners society said. Nasser Qawes, the director of PPS office in Jerusalem, said that the group […]

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Israel’s frequent targets: Palestinian kids

They are accused of throwing stones with the intention to kill. If the youths are convicted, they could remain in prison until their early forties Hopes for an ultimate settlement between Israelis and Palestinians have risen as US-brokered negotiations continue. However, Israel has undertaken a strategy that deepens mistrust among Palestinians. On the one hand, […]

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Testimonies Prove Israel Tortures Palestinian Children

09/12/2013 | Stephen Lendman | Sabbah Report On August 22, B’Tselem headlined “Abuse and torture in interrogations of dozens of Palestinian minors in the Israel Police Etzion Facility.” More on that below. Previous articles discussed torturing, abusing, and otherwise mistreating Palestinian children young as 10. Sometimes younger. In July, Israel arrested and terrorized a five-year old boy. […]

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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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