Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike
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 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 detainee ends hunger strike Palestinian administrative detainee Loay al-Ashqar ends hunger strike after deal on release

Two other administrative detainees, Hisham Abu Hawwash and Nidal Ballout, continue to be on hunger strike against their illegal administrative detention by Israel. They have been on hunger strike for 104 and 31 days, respectively

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 prisoner ends hunger strike Palestinian administrative detainee ends 113-day hunger strike after agreement with Israeli authorities

Miqdad al-Qawasmeh will be released after his current administrative detention terms ends in February. Six other Palestinians continue to be on hunger strike to protest their illegal imprisonment by Israel

Hindu sect sued for using forced labour at temples across 5 US states and other stories

Today we look at allegations of forced labour against the BAPS sect in the US, the end of Palestinian detainee Miqdad al-Qawasmeh’s hunger strike, and more

Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike Thousands of Palestinian prisoners reject meals in solidarity with administrative detainees on hunger strike

Seven Palestinian detainees are on hunger strike to protest their illegal administrative detention by Israel under which they can be kept in prison for indefinite periods of times without charge or trial. The policy is being used to currently detain roughly 520 Palestinians

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

Palestinian administrative detainee ends 65-day long hunger strike after securing his release from Israeli detention

Currently at least 520 Palestinians are being held in Israeli prisons and detention centers under the illegal administrative detention policy, according to prisoners’ rights group Addameer

Palestinian prisoners hunger strike 3 Palestinians on hunger strike against illegal administrative detention in Israel

Jamal al-Taweel, Khader Adnan and Ghadanfar Abu Atwan are on hunger strike in various prisons. Around 500 Palestinians are currently being held without charge or trial under the illegal Israeli administrative detention policy 

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