Last-minute reprieve - Jordan Times

The plight of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails for 41 days may have ended as, reportedly, they ended their protest after Israel agreed to some of their demands. The top United Nations human rights official had urged Israel to ...

UN envoy says electricity cuts endanger lives in Gaza - New Jersey Herald

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.'s Mideast envoy warned on Friday that Palestinians in the Gaza Strip will face a "humanitarian crisis" if their already meager electricity supply is cut further as a result of political infighting. Israel as well as the ...

After 40 days, Palestinians suspend mass hunger strike in Israeli prisons - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

Freedom and Dignity strike: Some of Palestine's most high profile prisoners. From right to left: Marwan Barghouthi, Ahmad Saadat, Karim Yunis, Nael Barghouthi, Fouad Shubaki. BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Hundreds of Palestinians held in Israeli prisons ...

Israel's Ramadan goodwill comes amid tension over Gaza power - New Zealand Herald

JERUSALEM (AP) " Israel has announced a series of goodwill gestures for Palestinians ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan a day after it warned Gaza's already meager electricity supply could be further reduced following a spat between Palestinian ...

What the Palestinian Prisoners in Israel Actually Achieved With the Hunger Strike - Haaretz

Palestinians celebrating after Palestinian prisoners ended a hunger strike over their conditions in Israeli jails, Palestinians celebrating after prisoners ended their hunger strike over conditions in Israeli jails, Ramallah, May 27, 2017. MOHAMAD ...

Palestinian prisoners end hunger strike in Israeli jails - Financial Times

A hunger strike of hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails that aroused widespread popular sympathy and street protests in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip has ended, Israeli authorities and the International Committee of the Red Cross ...