Tag Archives: Addameer

Palestine: Former hunger striker Bilal Diab released

Palestine: Former hunger striker Bilal Diab released Former hunger striker Bilal Diab was released from Israeli jail to his home in the northern West Bank on Thursday, as part of an agreement to end his 77-day strike. Diab, 27, told … Continue reading

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Palestinian children held in Israeli prisons: Israel continues to violate all the child’s rights consecrated in international law

Palestinian children held in Israeli prisons: Israel continues to violate all the child’s rights consecrated in international law Approximately 700 Palestinian children under the age of 18 from the occupied West Bank are prosecuted every year through Israeli military courts … Continue reading

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Palestine: Hunger striker’s administrative detention order renewed in violation of recent agreement

Palestine: Hunger striker’s administrative detention order renewed in violation of recent agreement Note: Following publication of this press release, Addameer lawyer Fares Ziad phoned after visiting Hadarim prison and confirmed that Hassan Safadi has re-launched his hunger strike and is … Continue reading

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PALESTINE;URGENT APPEAL: Grave concern for the lives of protracted hunger strikers, Mahmoud Sarsak and Akram Rikhawi

PALESTINE; URGENT APPEAL: Grave concern for the lives of protracted hunger strikers, Mahmoud Sarsak and Akram Rikhawi. Joint Statement, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, Physicians for Human Rights-Israel and Al-Haq Jaffa-Ramallah, 31 May 2012 – The health conditions … Continue reading

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Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike: Who exactly represents them?

Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike: Who exactly represents them? By Khadija Patel – DFLP. Hours of uncertainty, especially telling of the mistrust in which the official Palestinian leadership is held, followed the announcement of a “deal” struck between Palestinian prisoners … Continue reading

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