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jerusalem / prisoners / news report Friday April 18, 2014 16:26   image 1 image
The Israeli Magistrate Court’s judge, in occupied Jerusalem, extended the detention of four Jerusalemite prisoners, releasing two with conditions. read full story / add a comment
Artwork: Nidal Elkhairy/Electronic Intifada
israel / prisoners / news report Friday April 18, 2014 14:41   image 1 image
Journalist Majd Kayyal was released from detention Thursday, April 17, by Israel’s secret police, who held him incommunicado since his arrest on Saturday, upon his return from Lebanon. read full story / add a comment
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gaza strip / prisoners / news report Thursday April 17, 2014 16:36   image 1 image
Large numbers of students from different schools, Thursday morning, participated in a sit-in organized by the Ministry of Education in Gaza, to mark the Prisoners’ Day, on April 17. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / prisoners / news report Thursday April 17, 2014 12:09   image 1 image
[Thursday, April 17, 2014] Palestinian detainees, held by Israeli under arbitrary Administrative Detention order, without charges or trial, said they intend to launch an open-ended hunger strike, starting next Thursday, April 24. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / prisoners / human interest Thursday April 17, 2014 09:41   image 1 image
The Palestinian Ministry of Detainees in Ramallah issued a statement marking the twelfth anniversary of the kidnapping and imprisonment of Palestinian leader, legislator Marwan Barghouthi, who was sentenced by an Israeli military court to five life-terms and an additional 40 years imprisonment. read full story / add a comment
Majd Kayyal arrested and held incommunicado after his return from Lebanon. (Arabs 48)
israel / prisoners / news report Wednesday April 16, 2014 21:41   image 2 images
An Israeli court has agreed to lift beginning tomorrow the gag order on reporting anything related to the detention of the journalist Majd Kayyal, a Palestinian citizen of Israel.
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palestine / prisoners / news report Wednesday April 16, 2014 18:02   image 1 image
The Palestinian National Council called in a statement, on Wednesday, upon the Israeli authorities to treat the Palestinian prisoners as war prisoners, after the state of Palestine became a member in the Fourth Geneva Conventions, and particularly the Third Geneva Convention. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / prisoners / news report Wednesday April 16, 2014 12:10   image 1 image
As the Palestinian people mark Palestinian Prisoners’ Day on April 17, more than 800,000 Palestinians, including children, have been kidnapped and imprisoned by Israel since 1967, while at least 5,000 Palestinians are currently held by Israel, a report by the Palestinian Ministry of Detainees has revealed. read full story / add a comment
Majd Kayyal arrested and held incommunicado after his return from Lebanon. (Arabs 48)
israel / prisoners / news report Monday April 14, 2014 03:40   image 2 images
Israel has arrested and placed in incommunicado detention the journalist and researcher Majd Kayyal, a Palestinian citizen of Israel. read full story / add a comment
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west bank / prisoners / news report Monday April 14, 2014 00:05   image 2 images
Israeli forces, on Sunday, kidnapped four people in the Hebron district, summoning one for interrogation, as well as storming a village in Jenin, according to reports by local and security sources. read full story / add a comment
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israel / prisoners / news report Sunday April 13, 2014 16:44   image 2 images
The Israeli Central Court, on Thursday, extended the detention of the prisoner Shireen al-Issawi and her brother Medhat, as well as the detention of the lawyer Amjad al-Safadi, until the 29th of April. read full story / add a comment
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hebron / prisoners / interview Saturday April 12, 2014 01:25   image 1 image
In a short video produced by the human rights organization Al-Haq, 28-year-old Osamah Nayef al-Shawamreh describes in harrowing detail the torture he endured for three days in a Palestinian Authority prison, in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron, earlier this year. read full story / add a comment
A mourning relative clutches a portrait of Arafat Jaradat in the West Bank village of Sair, February 25, 2013. (Mamoun Wazwaz / APA images)
israel / prisoners / news report Saturday April 12, 2014 01:04   image 2 images
An internationally renowned expert on torture says that evidence confirms a young Palestinian has died of injuries he sustained in Israeli custody due to torture. read full story / add a comment
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