Prisoners

300 Palestinian children still in Israeli prisons

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Nearly 300 Palestinian children are currently held in Israeli jails including 14 minor girls, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) revealed on Tuesday. The PPS said, in its new report marking the International Child...

Israeli forces use physical violence against Palestinian young detainees

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Most of Palestinian minors arrested by Israel occupation forces face “physical violence” when they are arrested by Israeli forces, Israeli newspaper Haaretz said on Sunday. The newspaper noted that 60 per cent of...

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...