Hunger Strike

IOA released Palestinian hunger striker along with his father

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Israeli Occupation Authorities (IOA) decided on Tuesday evening to release the Palestinian prisoner Mohamed Rimawi along with his father. Rimawi, from Ramallah, went on hunger strike since his detention on July 19...

Five Palestinian detainees continue hunger strike

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Five Palestinian detainees in Israeli prisons are still on an open-ended hunger strike, in protest of their administrative detention without charge or trial, according to a statement by the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society...

Six Palestinian detainees on hunger strike in Zionist prisons

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Detainees and Ex-Detainees Affairs Commission on Sunday said that more Palestinian prisoners have joined prisoner Hasan Shouka, who has been on hunger strike for 50 days, to protest their administrative detention. According to...

Palestinian hunger striker detainee transferred to isolation cell

BETHLEHEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- Muhjat al-Quds Foundation for Martyrs and Prisoners asserted that Israeli Prisons Service moved the Palestinian hunger striking detainee Hasan Shokeh, who has been on hunger strike for 21 days, from Ofer Israeli...

Palestinian detainee starts open hunger strike in Occupation prison

HEBRON, PALESTINOW.COM -- Mohjat al-Quds Foundation on Monday said that the Palestinian prisoner Hasan Shouka, 30, started an open hunger strike Sunday in protest at his administrative detention. Also read: Arab League condemns the assassination of Gazan...

500 Palestinian detainees to launch mass hunger strike next week

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Issa Qaraqe’, the head of the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee, has reported that 500 detainees, held by Israel under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders without charges or trial, have decided to start a hunger...