Hunger Strike

30 Palestinian hunger strikers in poor conditions inside Israeli prisons

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Thirty Palestinian detainees held at Israel’s Huwara jail have launched an open-ended hunger strike demanding the end of the ill-treatment and deliberate neglect by the Israel Prison Service. The Palestinian Detainees and...

Palestinians detainees in Ashkelon started hunger strike

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that 33 detainees, held by Israel in the infamous Asqalan Israeli Prison, have started a hunger strike, rejected a series of punitive measures against...

Two Palestinian hunger strikers face serious health complications

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Palestinian Detainees Committee has reported that two detainees, holding ongoing hunger strikes in Israeli prisons, are facing serious, life-threatening complications, especially after they stopped drinking water three days ago. The Committee...

Four Palestinian detainees, including female prisoner, still on hunger strike

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Asra Media Office, on Sunday, stated that four Palestinian detainees, including a female prisoner, are maintaining their open-ended hunger strike in protest of their illegal imprisonment without charge or trial. The office...

Six Palestinian detainees continue their hunger strike for 85th day

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported, Sunday, that six Palestinian detainees, including one woman, held by Israel under the arbitrary Administrative Detention orders without charges or trial, are ongoing with...

Palestinian detainee Ahmed Ghannam on hunger strike for 82 days

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The family of hunger-striking prisoner Ahmed Ghannam has expressed concern over his life as a result of his prolonged hunger strike. According to a family source, the health condition of prisoner Ghannam...