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The organization is "particularly concerned" about their health, noting that the strike had been organized by the journalists to protest inhumane and degrading prison treatment.
"I am begging you, if you can, please help me to do the mitzvah (commandment) of pidyon shvuyim (returning captives) and bring Yitzchak home. For the sake of his life."
The prisoners were treated poorly: fed out of dustbins, standing outside in mud for hours, and "squashed" into tents or barracks.
The committee said there were several behavioral complaints about Ghattas while he was in prison, though none were about dangerous behavior.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Lawyers say their lives were at risk; PIBA says they came for work.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The decision will place intense pressure on the entire police force and the prison system so that cell space will become compliant with international standards.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The high Court decision to improve incarceration conditions would see shortened prison terms.
Meseznikov was convicted on corruption charges and was originally sentenced to 15 months.
By URI BOLLAG
“We all know that within two hours Avera and Hisham could be back in their homes with their families and to have the medical care that they need and deserve,” Avera’s brother Ilan said.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
“For our brothers and sisters – including Avera Mengistu and Hisham al-Sayed, who are in captivity."
By STEVE LINDE
“We will not accept a cut or cancellation of salaries to the families of martyrs and prisoners, as some are trying to bring about”
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Kadoura Fares, a senior Fatah official and head of Palestinian Prisoners Club, said that the Israeli bill was aimed at “undermining the Palestinians’ spirit of resistance."
As the commander of the Prisoner Instructors Course, Shabtai teaches soldiers how to become military correction officers, who guard IDF soldiers in military prisons across the country.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
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