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Mohamad Bdeir
Hunger strikes like the one that ended Monday have long been the only way for Palestinians held captive by Israel to secure improvements to harsh...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
On Monday May 7, the Israeli Supreme Court rejected the appeals for the release of Thaer Halahleh and Bilal Thiab, who are imprisoned by Israel...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
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Qassem Qassem
The idea of a unified political authority consisting of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) factions and other Palestinian factions has come...
Sunday, May 6, 2012
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Sanaa Kamel
As soon the electricity comes on in her house in Gaza, the mother of Palestinian prisoner Ahmad al-Shamali rushes to the TV set to watch the latest...
Friday, May 4, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
On 15 August 2011, Omar Abu Shalal was attempting to cross the Allenby Bridge – one of the crossings between the West Bank and Jordan – with his...
Monday, April 30, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
Even as a young boy, Bilal Thiab despised authoritative oppression. He refused to listen to adults telling him off for innocent mistakes and later...
Friday, April 27, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
On Wednesday April 25, 33-year-old Hasan al-Safadi entered the 52nd day of his hunger strike in protest of not just administrative detention (a form...
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
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Fadi Abu Saada
Ramallah – Khader Adnan defied everything related to the Israeli occupation, its prisons, and jailers. He rose up against interrogators and...
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
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Charlotte Silver
Khader Adnan was expected to return to his village of Arrabeh today after waging a 67-day hunger strike that led to Israel agreeing to release him on...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
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