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Tensions rise as Palestinians jailed in Israel launch hunger strike - Washington Post;

Tensions rise as Palestinians jailed in Israel launch hunger strike - Washington Post

Washington PostTensions rise as Palestinians jailed in Israel launch hunger strikeWashington PostRAMALLAH, West Bank — It has been three days since more than 1,000 Palestinian political prisoners detained in Israeli jails declared an open-ended hunger strike, turning tensions up a notch in the decades-old, intractable conflict. The protest is a ...and more »

The day the world forgot the Palestinian prisoners - Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release);

The day the world forgot the Palestinian prisoners - Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)

Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)The day the world forgot the Palestinian prisonersAhlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)April 19, 2017 - 11:10 PM News Code : 824832 Source : FNA Link: (AhlulBayt News Agency) - Because of America's regime-change war against Syria, the world forgot that April 17 was supposed to mark the Palestinian Prisoners' Day. The world forgot that ...and more »

NYT Comes Clean in Omitting Palestinian's Murderous Past But Does Not Apologize - Mediaite;

NYT Comes Clean in Omitting Palestinian's Murderous Past But Does Not Apologize - Mediaite

MediaiteNYT Comes Clean in Omitting Palestinian's Murderous Past But Does Not ApologizeMediaiteThe New York Times was left with egg on its face on Monday after it published an opinion piece from a convicted Palestinian murderer/terrorist. The liberal newspaper had to issue an editors' note after multiple commenters blasted their labeling of him ...and more »

Barghouti Op-ed Pushes The Limits, Even For The NY Times - Yeshiva World News;

Barghouti Op-ed Pushes The Limits, Even For The NY Times - Yeshiva World News

Yeshiva World NewsBarghouti Op-ed Pushes The Limits, Even For The NY TimesYeshiva World NewsIn a usual New York Times distortion of facts, an Op-ed on convicted terrorist Marwan Barghouti, who is serving five life sentences for his actions, neglected to site his terrorist past. The opinion piece spoke of the hunger strike being led by ...and more »

World in Focus: Sputnik's Daily Current Affairs Program | 19/04/17 - Sputnik International

World in Focus: Sputnik's Daily Current Affairs Program | 19/04/17Sputnik InternationalWEDNESDAY: The UK Parliament ratifies Theresa May's plan for a snap General Election on June 8th; and fears grow that Israel/Palestine tensions might reignite following mass hunger strikes by over a thousand Palestinian prisoners.and more »

Will the Times Also Start Noting the Violent Pasts of Israeli Contributors? - LobeLog;

Will the Times Also Start Noting the Violent Pasts of Israeli Contributors? - LobeLog

LobeLogWill the Times Also Start Noting the Violent Pasts of Israeli Contributors?LobeLogOn Sunday the New York Times published an op-ed by Marwan Barghouti, a Palestinian leader who has been in an Israeli jail since 2002. In his article, Barghouti explains that over 1,000 Palestinian prisoners have decided to launch a hunger strike to ...and more »

Bereaved Israeli Family Members of Barghouti's Victims Slam New York Times Over Publication of Jailed Palestinian ... - Algemeiner;

Bereaved Israeli Family Members of Barghouti's Victims Slam New York Times Over Publication of Jailed Palestinian ... - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerBereaved Israeli Family Members of Barghouti's Victims Slam New York Times Over Publication of Jailed Palestinian ...AlgemeinerA portrait of jailed Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti painted on the security barrier near the Qalandiya crossing north of Jerusalem. Photo: Ben Siesta via Wikimedia Commons. Bereaved family members of Israeli victims of Palestinian terrorist ...and more »

Palestinian journalists eye Guinness Book of Records for longest radio broadcast - ummid.com;

Palestinian journalists eye Guinness Book of Records for longest radio broadcast - ummid.com

ummid.comPalestinian journalists eye Guinness Book of Records for longest radio broadcastummid.comGaza: Mohammed Haniyeh and Fatima al-Qadi - the two Palestinian journalists on Wednesday ended a 65-hour radio broadcast organized to raise awareness about the conditions that the Palestinian prisoners face, Anadolu Agency reported. The nearly ...and more »

Palestinians slam Israel for refusing talks with hunger strikers - Gulf Times;

Palestinians slam Israel for refusing talks with hunger strikers - Gulf Times

Gulf TimesPalestinians slam Israel for refusing talks with hunger strikersGulf TimesPalestinian leaders on Wednesday denounced Israel's refusal to negotiate with Palestinians on hunger strike in Israeli jails, warning of a 'new intifada' if any of them die. Some 1,500 Palestinian prisoners have joined the hunger strike that began ...and more »

New York Times Amends Palestinian Terrorist Barghouti's Op-Ed Amid Outcry - Algemeiner;

New York Times Amends Palestinian Terrorist Barghouti's Op-Ed Amid Outcry - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerNew York Times Amends Palestinian Terrorist Barghouti's Op-Ed Amid OutcryAlgemeinerJNS.org – A day after convicted Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti wrote a New York Times op-ed that omitted his crimes and terrorist organization membership and sparked scathing rebuke from the international community, the newspaper added a brief ...and more »

Palestinian anger at Israeli refusal to talk to hunger striking inmates - BBC News;

Palestinian anger at Israeli refusal to talk to hunger striking inmates - BBC News

BBC NewsPalestinian anger at Israeli refusal to talk to hunger striking inmatesBBC NewsThe Palestinian Authority has criticised Israel's refusal to talk to more than 1,000 Palestinian detainees who are on hunger strike against conditions in Israeli jails. Issa Qaraqe, head of detainees' affairs for the Palestinian Authority, warns of a ...and more »

London hotel cancels Marwan Barghouti film screening - Jewish News;

London hotel cancels Marwan Barghouti film screening - Jewish News

Jewish NewsLondon hotel cancels Marwan Barghouti film screeningJewish NewsThe May Fair Hotel scraps screening of documentary about convicted terrorist serving five life sentences for murder. By Justin Cohen April 19, 2017, 4:46 pm. Tweet. Email; Print; Share · marwan_barghouti. Convicted Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti.and more »

Over 1000 Palestinian prisoners in Israel begin hunger strike - Kurdistan24;

Over 1000 Palestinian prisoners in Israel begin hunger strike - Kurdistan24

Kurdistan24Over 1000 Palestinian prisoners in Israel begin hunger strikeKurdistan24Palestinians hold pictures of their relatives held in Israeli jails during a supportive rally calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners in Israel, in the West Bank city of Nablus, April 16, 2017. (Photo: AP). Tag : Palestine Palestinian Israel ...and more »

Arab league, Dar Al-Ifta call for international reaction to Israeli violations against Palestinian prisoners - Daily News Egypt;

Arab league, Dar Al-Ifta call for international reaction to Israeli violations against Palestinian prisoners - Daily News Egypt

Daily News EgyptArab league, Dar Al-Ifta call for international reaction to Israeli violations against Palestinian prisonersDaily News EgyptThe Dar Al-Ifta and the Arab League condemned on Monday the alleged violations committed by the Israeli authorities against Palestinian prisoners, calling upon human rights organisations and the international community to intervene. A statement by the ...and more »

NYT: Hey, Sorry For Not Mentioning That An Imprisoned 'Palestinian Leader' We Published Murdered Five Israelis - Townhall;

NYT: Hey, Sorry For Not Mentioning That An Imprisoned 'Palestinian Leader' We Published Murdered Five Israelis - Townhall

TownhallNYT: Hey, Sorry For Not Mentioning That An Imprisoned 'Palestinian Leader' We Published Murdered Five IsraelisTownhallIt wasn't so much of an apology as it was an after-the-fact 'clarification' about why a "Palestinian leader" whose essay about the travails of living in an Israeli prison appeared in the New York Times ended up getting incarcerated in the first place ...and more »

April 19, 2017 - Marwan Barghouti and the Fateh prisoner hunger strike - Americans for Peace Now

April 19, 2017 - Marwan Barghouti and the Fateh prisoner hunger strikeAmericans for Peace NowYossi Alpher is an independent security analyst. He is the former director of the Jaffee Center for Strategic Studies at Tel Aviv University, a former senior official with the Mossad, and a former IDF intelligence officer. Views and positions expressed ...and more »

Palestinian joins prisoner son on 'painful' hunger strike - Al-Bawaba;

Palestinian joins prisoner son on 'painful' hunger strike - Al-Bawaba

Al-BawabaPalestinian joins prisoner son on 'painful' hunger strikeAl-BawabaA Palestinian protester holds a picture of Marwan Barghouti during a rally to support the prisoners' strike in the West Bank town of Hebron, April 17 2017. (AFP/Hazem Bader). Follow >. Click here to add Addameer as an alert. Click here to remove the ...and more »

UN 'closely watching' Palestinian hunger strike following clashes - The New Arab;

UN 'closely watching' Palestinian hunger strike following clashes - The New Arab

The New ArabUN 'closely watching' Palestinian hunger strike following clashesThe New ArabThe UN monitoring a hunger strike campaign launched by more than a thousand Palestinians in Israeli prisons, officials said on Tuesday. Tags: Palestine, Hunger Strike, UN, Marwan Barghouti,. The United Nations said it was closely following a hunger ...and more »

Tel Aviv Diary: Why Barghouti Is on Hunger Strike - Newsweek;

Tel Aviv Diary: Why Barghouti Is on Hunger Strike - Newsweek

NewsweekTel Aviv Diary: Why Barghouti Is on Hunger StrikeNewsweekOn Monday, 1,000 Palestinian prisoners—most of whom had been convicted of acts of terrorism—began a hunger strike, demanding better conditions in Israeli prisons. The strike is being led by Marwan Barghouti, leader of the Tanzim terrorist groups ...and more »

Mother Of Four Detainees Starts Solidarity Hunger Strike - International Middle East Media Center;

Mother Of Four Detainees Starts Solidarity Hunger Strike - International Middle East Media Center

International Middle East Media CenterMother Of Four Detainees Starts Solidarity Hunger StrikeInternational Middle East Media CenterThe head of the Palestinian Detainees' Committee Issa Qaraqe has reported that a Palestinian mother of four detainees, held by Israel and are participating in the hunger strike, has also started a hunger strike in solidarity with them and the rest of ...and more »