hunger strike

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Three jailed Mauritanian anti-slavery activists on Monday went on hunger strike to protest their treatment by prison authorities, their campaign...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
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Leading Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah, jailed for violating a strict protest law, was moved to a prison hospital this week after more than two...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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Officials at Guantanamo Bay prison are using force feedings of a Syrian detainee to discourage other inmates from joining a hunger strike, a witness...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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Sanaa Kamal
Exploiting the lack of sufficient information from inside the prisons, Israel claimed the suspension of the detainees’ hunger strike as an...
Thursday, June 26, 2014
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Dozens of Palestinian prisoners who had refused food for 62 days have suspended their hunger strike after reaching a deal with the Israel Prisons...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
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Israeli doctors have denounced a proposed bill that would permit the force-feeding of Palestinian prisoners, as a hunger strike by hundreds of jailed...
Thursday, June 5, 2014
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Over 100 Palestinians jailed in Israeli prisons entered their 19th day of hunger strike Monday as activists and rights groups reapply pressure to...
Monday, May 12, 2014
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More than 5,000 Palestinian prisoners started an open-ended hunger strike on Thursday, a Palestinian official told Ma’an news agency, in solidarity...
Thursday, May 8, 2014
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Two-hundred Palestinians jailed in Israeli prisons began an open-ended hunger strike Thursday to protest their imprisonment without charge, a...
Thursday, April 24, 2014
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