Wednesday, 5 October 2011

Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike grows as it enters ninth day

Palestine, (Pal Telegraph)-Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails have entered their ninth day of hunger strike protesting Israeli humiliating policy practiced against them.

The Coordinator of the Popular Movement for the Prisoners and Palestinian Rights, Nash'at Al-Wahidi, said that Palestinian prisoners have been in an open hunger strike until Israeli's prisons authorities respond to their demands.

He called on all Palestinian factions, prisoners' families, foreign activists, and international institutions to demonstrate on Wednesday in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners inside Israeli jails.

Stating that participants will gather today morning in the protest tent set up near the Red Cross in Gaza city and march toward Beit Hanoun terminal in support of the prisoners. more

Palestinians are continuing protests in support of the prisoners.