9 Years Later: My Journey to see my Father; 45 Minutes, a Window and a Telephone by Sumoud Sa’adat

Published originally on Sumoud Sa’adat’s Facebook: For us Palestinians, life has a different meaning and taste. While people around the world go on journeys to embrace nature, hike its mountains, or dive in its seas, we, the families of Palestinian political prisoners, go on ...

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New Resource: Addameer Factsheet on Families and Family Visits for Palestinian prisoners

The following fact sheet, with its focus on family visits (including the example of the Sa’adat family) was released by Addameer on October 12. Visit the Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association website for more information: Fact Sheet: Families and Family Visits To ...

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Who rules the Palestine Liberation Organization today?

By Khaled Barakat The following article was originally published on the PFLP Arabic language website on May 18, 2014: “If we fail to defend our cause, then we should change the defenders, not the cause.” – Ghassan Kanafani We all know that those who monopolize the Palestine Liberation ...

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Sa’adat: “I will not accept the price of my freedom to be several meters of the land of Palestine”

“I refuse to be released on the basis of a ‘condition for negotiations’ and I will not accept the price for my freedom to be several meters of the land of Palestine, the land that we have fought for and been imprisoned for. I refuse to be free on the condition of the expansion of... ...

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Sa’adat calls for popular participation in protests against new negotiations

Ahmad Sa’adat, imprisoned Palestinian leader and General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, urged Palestinians to “break the barriers of silence and bang on the walls of the tank” to defend Palestinian rights under threat and at high risk due to ...

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Al-Ahram interviews Abla Sa’adat: ‘Conditions worsening for Palestinians in Israeli jails’

by Salma Shukrallah, Ahram Online, Saturday 25 May 2013 “I am Abla Saadat, wife of freedom fighter Ahmed Saadat, detained in the Zionist occupation prisons and sentenced to 30 years.” This is how Abla Sadaat, wife of one of the symbols of Palestinian resistance, introduces herself. ...

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Abla Sa’adat: A Palestinian Stateswoman

By Christof Lehmann Abla Sa’adat, the Chairwoman of the Palestinian Women Organizations and wife of the Secretary General of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) visited Denmark. I met Abla Sa’adat at a meeting where she told a group of mostly young Danes about Palestine. ...

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Palestinian Prisoners in Israeli Jails: The Case of Ahmad Saadat: Linah Alsaafin in Al-Akhbar

The following piece, by Palestinian writer Linah Alsaafin, was published in Al-Akhbar English on September 9, 2012:  The last time that 26 year old Sumoud Saadat saw her father, the Secretary-General for the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) Ahmad Saadat, was during a court ...

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The Zionist entity maintain its prison facilities aimed at breaking the backs and will of the Palestinian people.

By Hiyam Noir and Fadwa Nassar The Zionist entity Israel has ratified international agreements regarding human rights protection, while at the same time they refuse to apply these agreements in the occupied Palestine territories, attempting to create legal justification for its illegal ...

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Ahmad Sa’adat: A Palestinian Prisoner of Conscience

Stephen Lendman 4 July 2010  He’s the 1967-founded Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine’s (PFLP) General Secretary, one of thousands of Palestinian political prisoners, sentenced in 2002 to 30 years in prison “for a range of ‘security-related’ political ...

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