Sa’adat: The new task of the prisoners’ movement is to build our unity towards freedom

Ahmad Sa’adat, the imprisoned national Palestinian leader and General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, was moved to Shatta prison following his release from solitary confinement and isolation into the general prison population, an achievement of the ...

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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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Text of letter from Ahmad Sa’adat on hunger strike

The following letter was written by Ahmad Sa’adat from his isolation on the eighth day of the Karameh Hunger Strike, and smuggled out to the world. It calls for support for the hunger strike on Palestinian, Arab and international levels: Dearest Umm Ghassan, and all my loved ones; ...

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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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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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Sumoud Sa’adat: Negotiations will not free Palestinian prisoners

From Al-Masry Al-Youm, January 27, 2012 Sumoud Sa’adat, speaking on behalf of Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, and the daughter of imprisoned Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine General Secretary Ahmad Sa’adat, spoke to Al-Masry al-Youm on January 27, 2012, ...

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