Protesters blocked the entrance to the Ma'ale Adumim settlement, meters away from one of Israel's main interrogation centers in the West Bank. Two protesters were arrested.
May 17th: 24 hours of hunger in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails
Marches, demonstrations and clashes took place all across the West Bank in solidarity with the Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike, on its 25th day.
Despite heavy military presence, protesters managed to reach historic structures destroyed by Israel during the Nakba and dismantle foundation laid for the construction of the Wall, which will encircle the village from all sides.
Throughout the West Bank, hundreds protests to support of over 1500 Palestinian political prisoners who are on hunger strike in Israeli prisons.
Khader Adnan writes in gratitude for the support he was given while on hunger-strike and calls for solidarity with the prisoners' hunger strike
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Please consider sending a letter to Israeli Minister of Defense and demand the immediate implementation of the hunger striking Palestinian prisoners by Israel. They are starving to death behind bars! Now is the time to make your voice heard.
Protester holding a Palestinian flag scaled an Israeli military water-cannon yesterday, in solidarity with the prisoners' hunger strike. Others managed to breach the prison fence.
Tamimi was released despite the Military Posecution's appeal. His release conditions still inclund harsh restrictions on his movement.
As the trial of West Bank activist, Bassem Tamimi, draws to an end, his lawyer's closing arguments accused Israeli authorities of having knowingly abused minors' rights in order to incriminate his client.