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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March in Ramallah supports hunger strikers in Israeli jails

A march for Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike took place in Ramallah on July 7, organized by Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association and the Higher Follow-Up Committee for Prisoners. Among the participants was Abla Sa’adat, Ahmad Sa’adat’s wife, and many ...

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Sa’adat calls to prioritize ill prisoners in any release efforts

Ahmad Sa’adat, imprisoned Palestinian national leader, called for ill prisoners to be given top priority in future prisoner release agreements, saying that their continued imprisonment is a death sentence. During a visit by Palestinian lawyer Fadi Obeidat at Hadarim prison, Sa’adat ...

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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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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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Video: Abla Sa’adat on “Love under Apartheid”

Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association interviewed Abla Sa’adat as part of the Love Under Apartheid project, examining ways in which Israeli Apartheid laws impact Palestinian lives, families and relationships. Ahmad Sa’adat, Abla’s husband and the General ...

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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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Sa’adat: Occupation refusing to implement prisoners’ agreement

Ahmad Sa’adat, the imprisoned Palestinian national leader, and the General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, denounced the continuing procrastination of the occupation prison administration in implementing the terms of the prisoners’ agreement concluded after the ...

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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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Sa’adat calls for mass Palestinian movement for national unity and resistance

Recently released Palestinian political prisoner Yousef Abu Ghoulmeh, freed in late July 2012, shared a prison cell with Ahmad Sa’adat for nearly three months following the end of the prisoners’ hunger strike – and Sa’adat’s release from isolation. Abu Ghoulmeh ...

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