News About Prisoners

BREAKING: Omar Nayef Zayed assassinated inside Palestinian embassy in Bulgaria

UPDATE/11:44 am/26 February: Bulgarian media and police sources are reporting that Omar was killed by falling from a high story of the building. They have noted that him being pushed is “not excluded.”  “Israeli media have been the first to report explicitly that Omar was ‘assassinated.’ This comes as no surprise. They’re simply the most […]

Take Action: Tweet for al-Qeeq – 23 February

Today marks the 90th day of Palestinian journalist Mohammed al-Qeeq’s hunger strike. He is held under administrative detention, without charge or trial. Israel’s Supreme Court ruled earlier this month to temporarily “suspend” al-Qeeq’s detention due to his deteriorating health, but the conditional suspension required that he remains in Israel’s HaEmek hospital in Afula. Mohammed Al-Qeeq […]

Call for Action Save Mohammed Al Qeeq

33-year-old journalist, Mohammed al-Qiq, is on hunger strike since November 25 2015, in protest against his imprisonment without charges or trial in Administrative Detention by Israel. Al-Qiq’s health has deteriorated to the point of facing imminent death. His Wife Journalist Fayha Shalash is calling on Journalists around the world and activists to act now to […]

Palestinian cities brought to a standstill in support of Al-Qeq

Major Palestinian cities were brought to a standstill from 6pm yesterday as demonstrations were held demanding the immediate release of Palestinian journalist, Mohammad al-Qeq, on the 78th day of his hunger strike. Across Palestine, daily actions are being implemented supporting al-Qeq. Earlier this week, the headquarters of both the International Red Cross and the UN […]

12 February, Global: Call the White House to demand freedom for Mohammed al-Qeeq

Friday, 12 February 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EST (8:00 am – 4:00 pm CST) Facebook Event: Organized by Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network Call the White House on Mohammed al-Qeeq’s 80th day of hunger strike to demand his immediate release:001-202-456-1111 After calling, post here about the White House operator’s response. Israeli forces captured al-Qeeq, […]