Prisoners

15 Palestinian detainees injured, two IOF stabbed in Negev prison

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- A Palestinian prisoner on Sunday evening was able to stab two Israeli soldiers in the Negev prison after special forces stormed cells and physically assaulted inmates. One of the soldiers suffered serious injuries,...

The condition of 15 Palestinian detainees have been deteriorating in Israeli jails

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- 15 Palestinian prisoners are facing death any time now at al-Ramal Prison’s hospital, the Commission of Detainees’ Affairs warned on Sunday. In a report published by the Commission, it was mentioned that the...

Palestinian prisoners set fire in an Israeli jail as protest

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- A blaze was set in Israeli prisons on Monday evening causing damages in properties while no severe injuries reported, said Palesitnian Prisoners' Society PSS. PSS reported that fire was set by Palestinian prisoners...

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...

Israel sentences Sheikh Raed Salah to three more months house arrest

NAZARETH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Israeli Supreme Court on Thursday slapped Palestinian resistance icon Raed Salah with another three months under house arrest, according to Salah’s lawyer. The house arrest means that Salah cannot receive guests,...

Palestinian subjected to severe torture in Israeli custody

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Israeli occupation authorities on Monday extended the remand of Palestinian prisoner Arafat Erfa’iya for 10 days. Traces of harsh torture figured on Arafat’s body in court. The Israeli occupation authorities accused...