Palestinian leader Ahmad Sa’adat transferred to Ramle prison hospital from isolation in Ramon

Ramon prison management transferred hunger striking Palestinian prisoner and leader, Ahmad Sa’adat to Ramle prison hospital on Sunday, April 29. Sa’adat is General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, and has been in isolation for over three years in Ramon prison. He ...

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Starving for Freedom: Six Years on the Abduction of Ahmad Sa’adat – One Month on the Hunger Strike of Hana Shalabi

March 14-15, 2012 marks the sixth anniversary of the attack on Jericho prison and the Israeli abduction of Palestinian national leader Ahmad Sa’adat and his comrades, who had been held under U.S. and British guard in a Palestinian Authority prison. For the past three years, since March ...

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Khader Adnan – Dying to Live, Fighting for Freedom

The situation of Khader Adnan, imprisoned Palestinian activist held without charge or trial under administrative detention, is urgent. Khader Adnan has been on an ongoing hunger strike since December 17, 2011, protesting abuse of his family, torture and inhumane treatment, and the use of ...

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Solidarity with Khader Adnan!

Khader Adnan, an imprisoned Palestinian activist and a spokesperson for the Islamic Jihad party, has been on an ongoing hunger strike since December 17. He is facing severe health consequences for his 43-day hunger strike and needs international support and solidarity to publicize his case and ...

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10 Years in Prison, 10 Years of Struggle: On the Anniversary of the Abduction of Ahmad Sa’adat

January 15, 2012 is the 10th anniversary of the abduction of Palestinian political leader Ahmad Sa’adat by the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah at the hands of the PA intelligence services headed by Tawfiq Tirawi. Sa’adat, the General Secretary of the Popular Front for the ...

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Take Action – Isolation of Ahmad Sa’adat continued in violation of promise to prisoners

A Call from Occupied Palestine to the Occupy Movement October 27, 2011 Only one week after promising Palestinian political prisoners that isolation would end and that all prisoners in isolation would be returned to the general population, in order to convince those prisoners to end their hunger ...

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Victory on the Way in Hunger Strike – Sa’adat in Hospital, continuing Strike

Ahmad Sa’adat, imprisoned Palestinian national leader, the General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, remained on hunger strike on October 19, 2011 even as he was hospitalized, and sent congratulations to the prisoners liberated as part of the prisoner swap ...

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Campaign congratulates Palestinian People on Prisoner Liberation – Sa’adat’s statement on the prisoner exchange

The Campaign to Free Ahmad Sa’adat expresses its deepest congratulations to the Palestinian people, the liberated prisoners, their families, and all people committed to freedom and justice in the world upon the occasion of the liberation of the first stage of prisoners in the prisoner ...

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Third Week of Hunger Strike – Action Grows as Sa’adat’s Health in Jeopardy

Palestinian prisoners have entered their third week of hunger strike. After two weeks of hunger strike, physical symptoms become increasingly severe and prisoners’ lives and health are increasingly at risk. As prisoners have put their lives and bodies on the line to defend the rights of ...

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Prison Hunger Strike Updates

Palestinian prisoners in several prisons, including Nafha prison, reported that they were threatened that family visits would be denied in retaliation for their participation in the hunger strike. Israeli prison officials told the prisoners that for each day they spent on hunger strike, they ...

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