Leila Khaled’s Message to the World Social Forum – Free Palestine

A MESSAGE FROM LEILA KHALED TO THE PARTICIPANTS OF WSF-FREE PALESTINE: Dear comrades and friends, I am so glad that you are gathering now and united to raise your voices in this Forum for Palestine. I am sure you will draw strategies and plans for the future which I believe will be brighter as ...

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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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Sa’adat refuses to recognize occupation courts: “the freedom of the homeland is more important and more dear than my personal freedom”

Imprisoned Palestinian national leader Ahmad Sa’adat reiterated his position that he does not recognize the authority of the Israeli occupation courts over Palestinian prisoners at the Magistrate’s Court in Jerusalem on Sunday, September 9, 2012. “I will not recognize the ...

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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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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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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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