New statement from occupation prisons: Palestinian political prisoners plan to escalate protest

The following statement was released on 29 November by the Prison Branch of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine and reflects the organizing of prisoners from all Palestinian political parties inside Israeli occupation prisons, including the organizing of PFLP prisoners. The ...

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Sa’adat on one-day hunger strike in solidarity with administrative detainees

Ahmad Sa’adat, imprisoned Palestinian leader and General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, engaged in a one-day solidarity hunger strike on May 21, in support of an open hunger strike of Palestinian administrative detainees held in occupation prisons. He was ...

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Beit Rima protest tent of solidarity with hunger strikers

A protest tent in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike has been established in Beit Rima, the hometown of both Mohammad Rimawi and Abdullah Barghouthi, currently on hunger strike in occupation prisons, alongside other Palestinian prisoners. The Beit Rima tent has held outdoor ...

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Take action in support of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

The Campaign to Free Ahmad Sa’adat expresses its utmost solidarity with the hunger striking prisoners in occupation jails as they struggle for freedom and dignity. Abdullah Barghouthi, on hunger strike since May 2, 2013, is facing a severe health crisis. While he and fellow Palestinian ...

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Sa’adat suddenly moved to Shatta prison from Hadarim

Palestinian political prisoner and General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, Ahmad Sa’adat, was suddenly transferred from Hadarim Prison to Shatta Prison on July 16, 2013. Simultaneously, Israeli prison authorities transferred Sa’adat’s comrade, ...

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Ahmad Sa’adat Denied Granddaughters Visit in Court

Occupied Ramallah, 27 May 2013 – On 21 May 2013, Addameer received a final rejection from Lod Magistrate Court for our continued appeal for prisoners to be able to receive visits from their grandchildren. The appeal was made in the name of detainee Ahmad Sa’adat to receive visits from his ...

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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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PFLP prisoners reject occupation offer to end Sa’adat’s isolation in exchange for end of hunger strike

Prisoners of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine in Mejiddo prison rejected an offer by Israeli prison officials to end the isolation of Ahmad Sa’adat on the condition that they end their hunger strike on Saturday, April 28, reported Fuad al-Khafsh of Ahrar Centre for ...

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Scottish Trades Union Congress Supports Palestinian Prisoners

The delegates to the Annual Conference of the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC), the umbrella group for every trade union in Scotland, today voted unanimously and repeatedly against Israeli apartheid. The 450 delegates voted to: campaign to expose the role of the racist JNF (Jewish National ...

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Palestinian Prisoners to Launch Hunger Strike on Prisoners’ Day – April 17, 2012

The following statement has been issued by Palestinian Prisoners in Israeli jails. Prisoners from a number of different political currents have organised the ‘Karameh’ (Dignity) Hunger Strike. Protest action will be stepped up on a daily basis until the 17th of April (Palestinian Prisoners Day) ...

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