Maali was only 4 years old when her father, Khader Adnan, embarked on a 66-day hunger strike in protest at being held without charge or trial, a practice known as administrative detention, after his December 2011 arrest by Israeli occupation forces. All she could understand back then was that her father was starving himself to […]
Israeli soldiers installed, Wednesday, a sudden roadblock at the main entrance of Silwad town, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and kidnapped one child, who also holds an American citizenship. The soldiers also detained a young man for a few hours. The child’s mother said the soldiers stopped a car transporting her […]
Rula Abu Duhou, a 46-year-old lecturer at the Institute of Women’s Studies at Birzeit University in the occupied West Bank, describes the nine years she spent in Israeli prison as the “the most important years” of her life. Then a member of the leftist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), Abu Duhou was […]
This translation into the Indonesian language was carried out by the NGO Sahabat Al-Aqsha http://sahabatalaqsha.com/ and published by Pro U Media, and will be launched during the month of Ramadan during their Siraman Manis event, inshaallah.
You wake up very early, put on your best clothes and get ready for a long anticipated visit. Begins, with the early start of the journey, a recollection of events and a recalling of memories. For many, this will be their only opportunity to see loved ones held in Israeli prisons; others are denied those […]
Shereen Al-Issawi has being held in solitary confinement since the beginning of May and her family have been prevented from visiting her, the Palestinian Prisoners Club revealed yesterday. The Club’s lawyer, who visited captive Al-Issawi in her cell in the Neve Tirza prison, quoted her as saying she is being held in a room that […]
Photo Gallery of people who have received The Prisoners’ Diaries Book around the world.
34 years ago today, Irish man Patsy O’Hara died after 61 days on hunger strike. 3 years ago as Khader Adnan was on a 66 day hunger strike, his mother Peggy and brother Tony issued a statement in support of Khader and his family. Those words mean as much today as Khader is on his […]
This is a compilation of 22 Palestinian prisoners’ experiences in Israeli jails . 1,027 prisoners were released in 2011 as part of the exchange with Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit and 22 of them were interviewed by journalists. Their commentaries were translated by CPDS and edited. The book is dedicated to Samer Issawi and all Palestinian […]
يحتوي هذا الكتاب بنسخته العربية على قصص ٤٢ أسيرا فلسطينيا في السجون الإسرائيلية. تم الإفراج عن ١٠٢٧ أسيرا في العام ٢٠١١ ضمن صفقة تم بموجبها الإفراج عن الجندي الاسرائيلي جلعاد شاليط. هذا الكتاب مهدى لكل الأسرى الفلسطينيين في الماضي والحاضر والمستقبل ولمن تحرروا منهم. نشر الكتاب للمرة الاولى باللغة الانجليزية في يوم الأسير الفلسطيني الموافق […]