Days of Palestine

Tuesday, January 31

Seven administrative detainees continue hunger strike

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Seven Palestinian prisoners have continued their hunger strike in protest at their detention administratively, with no trial or indictment.

 Ja'far Izzedin, a senior Islamic Jihad official, and Ihsan Othman have entered day 21 of their hunger strike, amid information asserting that the latter was transferred to a hospital after his health worsened.

Other prisoners, Ahmed Zahran and Fadi Harroub, have been on hunger strike for 14 and six days respectively

As for prisoner Mustafa al-Hasanat, Mohamed Abu Akar and Hudaifa Bader, the Israeli prison service transferred him to isolation cells in one of its detention facilities. They have been on hunger strike for five days.