Hunger striker Akhras enters day 102 of his hunger strike

Days of Palestine - Ramallah

Palestinian prisoner Maher al-Akhras on Thursday entered day 102 of his hunger strike in protest at his administrative detention, amid serious health deterioration.

Akhras suffers from severe physical weakness and serious health complications as a result of his prolonged hunger strike.

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Last Tuesday, the Palestinian Commission of Detainees’ and Ex-Detainees’ Affairs raised concerns about the life of prisoner Maher al-Akhras, warning that any sharp health setback could claim his life or cause damage to his vital body organs.

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