Prisoners

IOF kidnapped three Palestinians in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- Israeli soldiers abducted, Tuesday, three Palestinians during a nonviolent procession in Salaheddin Street, in occupied Jerusalem. The Palestinians were holding a protest against the abduction and imprisonment of dozens of members and political leaders...

Israel releases four Palestinian journalists

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Israeli military court of Ofer on Thursday ordered the conditional release of four Palestinian journalists detained earlier this month and kept their colleague Alaa Rimawi in detention. According to Abdul Nasser Noubani,...

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...

Palestinian detainees in Ashkelon prison halt their hunger strike

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinian detainees in Ashkelon jail on Sunday afternoon suspended their hunger strike which they started earlier on the same day after the Israel Prison Service has agreed in principle to respond to...

The mass Palestinian hunger strikes in Israeli jails

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Following are the major hunger strikes carried out by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails since the beginning of the Israeli occupation in 1967: The strike of Ramle prison on February 18, 1969,...

Barghouthi: Prisoners to Resume Strike if their Demands not Fulfilled

JERUSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- Marwan Barghouthi, the imprisoned Fatah leader who recently led a mass 41-day hunger strike, said in a statement issued from his prison cell that the Freedom and Dignity Strike was suspended...