Prisoners

Palestinian prisoner held in Israeli jail despite end of sentence

Israeli prosecution has decided to extend the detention of the Palestinian prisoner Ismail al-Nattah, 43, for four months a few hours after he was informed of his release from Negev prison following an eight-month...

Palestinian student leader on hunger strike in Israel detention

Omar Kiswani, a Palestinian student leader, is on hunger-strike in protest of his detention, torture and interrogation without charges Palestinian student leader Omar Kiswani is on indefinite hunger-strike in Israeli jail, protesting his detention, torture and interrogation...

IOF arrests 562 Palestinian children since Trump declaration

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Some 562 Palestinian children have been arrested in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem in the three and a half months since US President Donald Trump announced his recognition of Jerusalem as...

1,319 Palestinians arrested in two months

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) arrested 1,319 Palestinians during January and February, including 274 children and 23 women and girls, a joint report said. Palestinian Prisoners’ Society, Al-Mezan Center for Human Rights, Addameer...

Paralyzed hunger striker constantly harassed by the soldiers

GALILEE, PALESTINOW.COM -- Shireen Iraqi, a lawyer with the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee, stated that detainee Amir As’ad, 35, who is paralyzed and imprisoned by Israel, started a hunger strike twelve days ago, protesting bad treatment...

Palestinian detainees at Etzion have no food or blankets

WEST BANK, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinian prisoners held in Israel’s Etzion Prison have been given only one very small meal and one blanket, each, during the cold winter months, a report revealed on Tuesday. According to the...