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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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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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The lawyer for a jailed Saudi human rights campaigner denied on Wednesday government claims that his client had ended his hunger strike. Mohamad al-...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
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The family of detained Bahraini human rights activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja on Friday sent out an urgent appeal for his release as he teeters closer...
Friday, April 6, 2012
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Fadi Abu Saada
Hana Shalabi’s hunger strike has put her life in danger but she charges on in her battle against Israel’s practice of imprisonment without charge.
Monday, March 26, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
Burqin, Occupied West Bank – A tent, decorated with the flags of Palestinian political factions and posters of 29-year-old Hana, adorns the front...
Monday, March 26, 2012
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Dozens of Bahrainis are beginning a hunger strike on Monday in solidarity with human rights leader Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, who has now gone 46 days...
Monday, March 26, 2012
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