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4550 Palestinians, Including 220 Children, Imprisoned By Israel

4550 Palestinians, Including 220 Children, Imprisoned By Israel By Saed Bannoura – IMEMC . -Palestinian researcher and former political prisoners, Abdul-Nasser Farawna, reported that Israel is currently holding captive 4550 Palestinians, held in 17 prisons, detention and interrogation centers, and … Continue reading

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Palestinian prisoners hunger strikes continue as Israel violates agreements

Palestinian prisoners hunger strikes continue as Israel violates agreements By: Linah Alsaafin (*) June 12, 2012 via DFLP Hours before the 64th anniversary of the Nakba, commemorating the ethnic cleansing of more than half of the Palestinian population in the 1940s by … Continue reading

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Zionist government re-arrests DFLP Politburo member Ibrahim Abu Hijla, just 8 months after being released

Zionist government re-arrests DFLP Politburo member Ibrahim Abu Hijla, just 8 months after being released The Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) said that on the morning of June 15, occupation authorities arrested Ibrahim Abu Hijleh, a member … 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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Palestine: Nonviolent community action can produce results.

Palestine: Nonviolent community action can produce results. By Daoud Kuttab – DFLP. This week, two totally different cases saw real progress towards resolution due to persistence, a focus on achievable results and the use of nonviolent means. Palestinian prisoners and … 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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