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More than 450 imprisoned Muslim Brotherhood members launched a hunger strike Monday over their "inhuman treatment" after being jailed following the...
Monday, December 23, 2013
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Updated 7:00pm: Iconic Palestinian prisoner Samer Issawi, whose unprecedented 277-day hunger strike from inside an Israeli jail helped draw...
Monday, December 23, 2013
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About 20 ailing Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails have threatened to launch an open-ended hunger strike to protest their lack of care, a...
Monday, November 25, 2013
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Eight Palestinians launched a hunger strike Monday to protest their transfer to prisons far from their families, the Palestinian Prisoner’s Club said...
Monday, June 17, 2013
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Hundreds of Yemenis staged a sit-in on Tuesday demanding the release of dozens of activists detained during the uprising against former president Ali...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
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Updated 5:11 pm: Palestinian prisoner Samer Issawi has ended his more than eight month-long hunger strike Tuesday after signing a deal with Israel...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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Atiaf Alwazir
The Yemeni government has labeled the youth of its 2011 revolution ‘heroes,’ but it has provided little by means of financial and medical support for...
Saturday, February 23, 2013
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Linah Alsaafin
On Monday, 11 February 2013, the iconic Sheikh Khader Adnan, 34, made his way to the International Committee for the Red Cross building in Ramallah’s...
Saturday, February 16, 2013
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Marc Abizeid
Twenty-one jailed activists in Oman launched a hunger strike over the weekend to protest delays in their judicial proceedings, a lawyer said. Yaqoob...
Sunday, February 10, 2013
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