Tag Archives: #UNClosed

#PalHunger | UN’s Ban urges Israel to charge prisoners or free them | #UNClosed

Maan News Agency | May 10, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday urged Israel to either charge or release Palestinian detainees “without delay.” Ban expressed concern for Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in protest over their detention without charge and stressed “the importance of averting any further deterioration in their condition,” […]

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Palestinians block UN building in Ramallah for hunger striking prisoners – #UNclosed – Video

May 9, 2012 Video by antiprocon On May 9, Palestinian youth and family members of political prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails blockaded all the entrances to the UN compound in Ramallah, Occupied Palestine, to denounce the UN’s inaction regarding the mass prisoners hunger strike. More than 2,500 Palestinian prisoners have been on strike […]

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#Anonymous hacks UN site for “ignoring” Palestine’s hunger strikers | #UNClosed

Protestors wave the Palestinian flag and hold a poster picturing Thaer Halahleh during a demonstration in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails outside the Massiyahu Prison in Ramle, near Tel Aviv, on 3 May 2012 (Photo: AFP – Ahmad Gharabli) Al Akhbar | Wednesday, May 9, 2012 Updated 3:26pm: Hacktivist group Anonymous took […]

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#PalHunger | Abu Zuhri calls on EU to take practical steps for saving prisoners | #UNClosed

Al-Qassam Website 09-05-2012,09:49  GAZA – Dr. Sami Abu Zuhri, the spokesman for the Islamic Resistance Movement “Hamas”, considered the EU’s call for the Zionist occupation to respect the prisoners’ rights and provide them with medical treatment an insufficient step. In a written press release, on Tuesday, he called for serious practical steps that guarantee saving […]

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Originally posted on weareallhanashalabi:
Around 7.30am local time a group of Palestinian youth activists arrived at the gates of the main UN building in Ramallah, put up signs declaring UN Office closed and blocked access to and from the building. As Bilal Diab and Thaer Halahleh reach their 73rd day  the activists had decided something…

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Breaking #UNClosed: Activists shut down UN building to raise awareness about Palestinian hunger strikers by @SamiKishawi

  May 9, 2012 | 16 Minutes to Palestine weblog by Sami Kishawi This story is still developing. Demonstrators in Ramallah surrounded a United Nations building in Ramallah to demand attention to Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails. At 7:30 AM, reports of about 25 youth activists blocked access into and out of the UN building. […]

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