Hunger Strike

Palestinian detainee continues hunger strike despite in worse condition

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported, Thursday, that a detainee from Deheishe refugee camp, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, is ongoing with the hunger strike for the 23rd day...

Palestinian prisoners end mass hunger strike after Israel agreed to meet their demands

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Over 400 Palestinian prisoners in the Israeli jails ended on Monday a mass hunger strike after the Israeli Prison Service (IPS) agreed to meet their demands. The IPS agreed to remove cancerous jamming...

Palestinian detainees continue mass hunger strike for 6th day in a row

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Scores of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails have entered day 6 of the open-ended hunger strike, which was dubbed “al-Karama (dignity) 2,” amid Israeli attempts to make them end their strike. More prisoners...

Egypt tries to end Palestinian prisoners’ hunger strike

CAIRO, PALESTINOW.COM -- Egypt has been dealing with the Israeli occupation authorities in an effort to end the ongoing Palestinian prisoners’ hunger strike, a Hamas official has revealed. “The hunger striking prisoners left the door...

Over 400 Palestinian detainees in Israeli jails join hunger strike

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- About 400 Palestinian prisoners in different Israeli jails are participating in the open-ended hunger strike, which started last Monday. The mass hunger strike is taking place mainly in the prisons of Negev, Ramon,...

Eight Palestinian detainees launch hunger strike inside Israeli prisons

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM-- Eight Palestinian prisoners in Negev desert prison declared starting an open hunger strike to protest against jamming devices installed recently by the Israelis. The prisoners started their hunger strike to protest against the Israeli...