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Why prisoner hunger strikes strike such a chord in Palestinian life
Adie Mormech, Mondoweiss, Mar 4, 2013

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"Our prisoners are dying." said Gaza student Khaled Shehab from the Islamic University. "We won't wait till the death of another prisoner to move in solidarity with all the detainees." Khaled was joining the thousands attending the growing number of demonstrations in the Gaza Strip right now. It is not lost on young people in Palestine acting in support of Palestinian prisoners that many who have spent years in Israeli jails were at the same age when they were originally imprisoned. [Read the full article]


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