Israeli administrative detention
Palestinian women prisoners in Israel Palestinian women prisoners in Israel demand rights on Mother’s Day

31 Palestinian women are currently being detained in various prisons and detention centers in Israel, including 10 who are mothers

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Palestinian prisoners protest Palestinian detainees across Israel protest harsh measures in prison, administrative detention

Hundreds of administrative detainees have been boycotting Israeli court hearings, interrogation sessions and health check-ups to protest their detention. They have also been disobeying security checks and other prison rules to highlight the oppressive conditions

Palestinian Political prisoners in Israel Palestinian women’s rights activist Khitam Saafin sentenced to 16 months in prison

Khitam Saafin, who was arrested in November 2020 and kept in administrative detention for the last 15 months, was sentenced on charges of being the director of a banned organization as well as other related accusations

Palestinian administrative detainee on hunger strike Israeli court rejects appeal to release administrative detainee on hunger strike

Palestinian detainee Hisham Abu Hawwash has been on hunger strike for 125 days now to protest his illegal administrative detention by Israel. His release has been rejected despite serious life-threatening health issues 

Palestinian detainees on hunger strike Palestinian administrative detainees Kayed al-Fasfous and Ayad al-Harimi end hunger strike after deal on release

Kayed al-Fasfous and Ayad al-Harimi were on hunger strike for 131 and 60 days respectively. They will be released after the current terms of administrative detention end in December and March

Sami-Al-Amour Ailing Palestinian prisoner dies due to systemic abuse and neglect by Israeli authorities

Prisoner Sami al-Amour suffered from congenital heart disease since birth. He was in the 14th year of his 19-year prison term, during which his health gradually deteriorated leading to his death from years of abuse and medical negligence by the Israeli authorities

Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike Israeli court rejects appeal for release of Palestinian detainee on hunger strike for 126 days

Administrative detainee Kayed al-Fasfous is experiencing severe physical consequences from his prolonged hunger strike, including weight loss, low blood pressure and irregular heartbeat. Doctors have informed his family at the he is at grave risk of sudden death

Palestinian prisoners hunger strike Palestinians protest in support of prisoners on hunger strike, demand their immediate release 

The protest was held to bring attention to the deteriorating health condition of six Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli prisons. Among them are Kayed Fasfous and Miqdad al-Qawasmi who are in a critical state

Khalida Jarrar released Palestinian leader Khalida Jarrar released after nearly two years in prison

Khalida Jarrar was arrested in October 2019 and convicted in March 2021 on charges including being a member of a banned organization and involvement in the killing of an Israeli teenager, based on secret, withheld evidence

Palestinian detainees 10 Palestinians on hunger strike against illegal administrative detention by Israel

Palestinian prisoners’ rights group have expressed concern about the rapid decline in the detainees’ health. Four of the 10 detainees have been on hunger strike for more than a month

Palestinians on hunger strike 17 Palestinians on hunger strike against administrative detention

According to statistics by Palestinian prisoners’ rights groups, 540 Palestinians are currently being held under Israel’s illegal administrative detention policy without charge or trial