Monday, 15 Feb 2016
RAMALLAH, February 14, 2016 (WAFA) – The Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) attorney Eyad Mahamid Sunday said prisoner Mohammad al-Muhr from the city of Jenin has been hunger striking for 42 days to protest his administrative detention. Mahamid said judges at the Salem Military court informed him that al-Muhr did not attend his hearing because he was moved to hospital. Al-Muhr’s family said the prisoner has been hunger striking for 42 days before he was moved from Majedo prison. Prisoner al-Mahr was detained on November 11, 2015. M.H
HEBRON, February 14, 2016 (WAFA) – Israeli authorities Sunday notified Palestinians in al-Baqa’a area, east of Hebron, to stop the construction of two homes, under the pretext of construction without an Israeli permit, according to local sources. WAFA correspondent said staff from the so-called Israeli Civil Administration accompanied by a military escort broke into al-Baqa’a, where they handed local Palestinians a written notification ordering them to stop the ongoing construction of the two homes. The Israeli military cited construction without a permit as a pretext for t
RAMALLAH, February 14, 2016 (WAFA) – The Detainees and ex-detainees committee Sunday said the Israeli high court ordered the military prosecution to respond to a request to move hunger striking prisoner Mohammad al-Qiq to a hospital in Ramallah. The committee said in a press statement that the high court granted the military prosecution until 5pm on Sunday to reach a decision; al-Qiq is entering a very critical stage after symptoms of a heart stroke were detected. The committee demanded Israel to meet al-Qiq’s demands, end his administrative detention and transfer him to a hospit