Prisoners

Netanyahu’s office reveals details of agreement reached between Jordan, occupation

The Israeli Occupation Prime Minister, Netanyahu’s office revealed on Monday evening, November 4, 2019, the details of the agreement reached between Jordan and the Israeli occupation on the release of the two Jordanian detainees, Hiba Al-Labadi and Abdulrahman Marei. “Jordan will return its ambassador to Israel in the coming days, after an agreement was reached between the countries for the transferring …

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Israeli official says prisoner swap deal with Hamas ‘progressing’

Israel’s negotiations on a prisoners’ exchange deal with Hamas are “progressing,” Israeli government’s coordinator for prisoners and missing persons, Yaron Blum, announced yesterday. “Israeli citizens and Hamas hostages, Avera Mengistu and Hisham Al-Sayed, had crossed the Gaza border and been returned home,” Blum told Reshet Bet. Blum’s remarks came following comments by the mother of a kidnapped soldier, Hadar Goldin, on Israel’s Channel …

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Palestinian detainee moved to hospital

The Israeli occupation authorities transferred the Jordanian detainee Heba al-Labadi to the hospital following a deterioration in her health condition nearly a month after she started an open-ended hunger strike in protest at her administrative detention The ministry spokesman Sufyan Qudah said in a press statement that Heba was transferred to the hospital on Thursday and provided with the necessary …

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Al-Qassam reminds Israel that its soldiers are still in Gaza

Hamas’ military wing, Al-Qassam Brigades, issued a poster featuring passport-sized photos of four Israeli soldiers who were imprisoned by the Palestinian resistance in Gaza, Shehab News Agency reported on Friday. The poster addressed the Israeli occupation by displaying the phrase “your soldiers are still in Gaza.” Al-Qassam released the pictures to mark the eighth anniversary of the prisoner swap held between Hamas and …

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Court session held for Samer Arabeed at Hadassah Hospital

On October 15, 2019, Samer Arbeed’s detention was extended for another eight days following a court session that was held in hospital without allowing his lawyer to attend it. According to Addameer Association for Prisoner Support and Human Rights, the court hearing was held in Hadassah Hospital’s intensive care unit, where Samer was transferred on September 27 due to life-threatening …

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Palestinian detainee on hunger strike for 93 days in Israeli prisons, says group

A Palestinian detainee held in Israeli prisons has been on hunger strike for 93 consecutive days demanding his release from administrative detention, the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS) said today. Another prisoner has been on hunger strike for 83 consecutive days and a third for 76, it added, while three others have been on hunger strike for less than one month, …

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Six prisoners continue hunger strike in Israeli Jails

ix Palestinian prisoners being held in Israeli jails are determined to continue their open-ended hunger strike in protest at their detention administratively, with no indictment or trial, according to the Palestinian Prisoner Center for Studies. Some of those prisoners have suffered serious health problems as a result of their prolonged hunger strike. Administrative detainees Ahmed Ghannam, Ismail Ali, Tareq Qadaan …

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Palestinian prisoners in Ramla hospital facing slow death

The Palestinian Commission of Detainees’ and Ex-Detainees’ Affairs has said that sick Palestinian prisoners in the Ramla prison hospital are facing a slow death on a daily basis because of their exposure to deliberate medical neglect. According to the Commission, 10 prisoners are in very difficult health conditions in the Ramla hospital and most of them cannot move without using …

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