Israel Averts One Crisis With End of Palestinian Prisoners' Hunger Strike. Now Gaza Looms Large - Haaretz

A Palestinian protester using a slingshot to hurl stones toward Israeli troops during clashes near the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, May 26, 2017. IBRAHEEM ABU MUSTAFA/REUTERS ...

Terrorists end hunger strike after 40 days - Arutz Sheva

Israeli authorities negotiate with hunger-striking terrorists, agree to allow families to visit twice a month. Contact Editor. Orly Harari, 27/05/17 22:26. Share. Israeli prison. Flash 90. Israel Prison Services (IPS) on Saturday morning announced that ...

Palestinian prisoners end six-week hunger strike after reaching deal - Los Angeles Times

Hundreds of Palestinians jailed in Israeli prisons ended a 6-week-old hunger strike Saturday that raised tensions with Israel while marking the reemergence of a popular Palestinian politician serving multiple life terms for murder. Led by Marwan ...

Palestinian prisoners end mass hunger strike - Business Standard

Hundreds of hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners ended their 40-day fast on the first day of the month-long Muslim holiday of Ramadan, after reaching a compromise with Israel for additional family visits, Israeli and Palestinian officials said. Israel ...

Palestinian prisoners in Israel jails end hunger strike - The Nation

RAMALLAH: Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails on hunger strike since April 17 have ended their protest, Palestinian and Israeli sources said on Saturday. Palestinian Prisoners Club chief Qaddura Fares said an agreement had been reached ...

Hundreds Of Palestinian Prisoners End Hunger Strike After 40 Days - Newsy

The strike started April 17. More than 1,000 prisoners took part in the protest. The Israeli Prison Service said 834 prisoners fasted the full 40 days and that 18 strikers were hospitalized. Continue Reading. Israel has more than 6,000 Palestinians ...

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 ...

Trump's Visit to Israel: Prospects for Peace and Justice in the Middle East - Center for Research on Globalization

“I've heard it's one of the toughest deals of all, but I have a feeling we're going to get there eventually. I hope.” -US President Donald Trump, on prospects for an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal [1] (May 22, 2017). LISTEN TO THE SHOW ...

Hunger Strike Ends, Prisoners Declare Victory - Common Dreams

Palestinians in Gaza City celebrate after hundreds of Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli jails suspended a 40-day hunger strike on 27 May. The end of the strike, which coincides with the start of Ramadan, came after marathon negotiations ...

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 ...

#DignityStrike: Palestinians celebrate victory of 'largest' hunger strike - The New Arab

The largest hunger strike carried out by Palestinian detainees came to and end on Saturday, prompting celebrations from supporters across the occupied territories describing the protest as a victory.

Palestinian Prisoners End Hunger Strike in Israel After 40 Days - New York Times

Palestinians celebrating in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Saturday after prisoners ended a hunger strike over their conditions in Israeli jails. Credit Mohamad Torokman/Reuters.. JERUSALEM — Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails ended a hunger ...

Palestinian hunger strike ends after 40th day - The Jerusalem Post

Israeli Prison Service says there were no negotiations and no demands met; Palestinian officials declare victory for prisoners' rights. Palestinian youths with flags. Palestinian members of a youth group wave their national flags and hold posters ...

Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli forces in West Bank, Gaza - Normangee Star

An Israeli man's auto windshield, pictured here, was smashed by Palestinian rioters in the West Bank on Thursday. He added that numerous 6,000 Palestinians held by Israel are in prisons within Israel and not in the West Bank or in Gaza, a contravention ...

Ending strike after 40 days, Barghouti is now Abbas's undisputed heir - The Times of Israel

The prisoners' protest was not entirely successful for the jailed Fatah leader and convicted terrorist. And only one of his demands was met. But he is now a Palestinian national symbol. By Avi Issacharoff May 27, 2017, 4:20 pm 0 ...

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 ...

Palestinian Inmates in Israeli Jails End Hunger Strike - Tempo.co

TEMPO.CO, Jerusalem - Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners on Saturday, May 27, ended a 40-day hunger strike over conditions in Israeli jails, the Israel Prison Service and a Palestinian official said. About 1,100 inmates had initially taken part in one ...

Palestinian Prisoners Suspend Their Hunger Strike After Deal - malaysiandigest.com

RAMALLAH, May 27 -- Palestinian sources revealed that over 1,500 Palestinian detainees in Israeli jails have suspended their hunger strike after a deal with the Israeli Prisons Authority, China's Xinhua news agency reported. The deal was reached after ...

Palestinian prisoners end hunger strike, Israel says it met none of their demands - The Times of Israel

A Palestinian runs past a poster bearing a portrait of convicted terrorist and prominent Palestinian prisoner Marwan Barghouti in the West Bank city of Ramallah on May 3, 2017. (AFP/Abbas Momani) ...