Hunger Strike

Over 1000 Palestinian prisoners go on hunger strike in Israel

PALESTINOW.COM - More than 1,500 Palestinian ers being held in i jails have gone on to demand better conditions in one of the largest protests in recent years. ers are demanding more contact with relatives,...

Hunger strike leaders isolated by Israeli Prison Service

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM -- Israeli Prison Service (IPS) isolated on Monday a number of Palestinian prisoners who lead the hunger strike in Israeli jails. The Facebook page of the hunger strike pursued by Palestinian prisoners under the...

Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails go on hunger strike

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails have gone on hunger strike over conditions of captivity, with more expected to join on Monday, in one of the biggest protests in recent...

1,500 Palestinian detainees to launch open-ended hunger strike

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Some 1,500 Palestinian detainees held in Israeli jails are prepared to launch the first escalatory steps of hunger strike, under a campaign for freedom and maintaining achievements and capabilities, Committee of Prisoners and Ex-prisoners stated. In...

Palestinian prisoners announce to start hunger strike in 17 April

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinian Legislative Council MP, prisoner Marwan al-Barghouti, member of Fatah Central Committee, announced on Saturday the intension of Palestinian prisoners and Fatah captives in Israeli jails to start a hunger strike on...

Mohamed al-Qiq refuses to end his hunger strike before Israel ends his administrative detention

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinian journalist Mohamed al-Qiq refuses to end his hunger strike and receive medical tests before Israeli jailers decide to end his administrative detention, according to his lawyer. His lawyer, who visited him in...