UN Alarmed By Condition of 1,500 Hunger-Striking Palestinians In Israeli Prisons

“I am especially alarmed by reports of punitive measures by the Israeli authorities against the hunger strikers, including restricted access to lawyers and the denial of family visits” — Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, said in a statement. Continue reading

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South Africa’s Vice President Among Officials Engaging In Palestinian Solidarity Hunger Strike

Many South Africans are participating in campaigns to support Palestinian hunger strikers by initiating the #DignityStrikeSA hashtag on social media.

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