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Palestinians protest inmate death
Around 3,000 prisoners refuse food after death of fellow inmate, as protesters clash with Israeli soldiers in Hebron.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2013 18:37 GMT
Palestinians rally for hunger striker
Israeli soldiers fire teargas as Palestinian demonstrators throw stones during solidarity rally for Samer Issawi.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2013 20:36 GMT
Palestinian inmates 'sneak sperm out of jail'
Fertility doctor claims he has used prisoners' sperm smuggled out of Israeli jails to help their wives have babies.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2013 07:50 GMT
Palestinian hunger strikers 'close to death'
Samer Barq, one of the three prisoners refusing food, has been moved to intensive care as his blood sugar level dipped.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 10:31 GMT
Israel frees senior Hamas official
Aziz Dweik, the speaker of the Palestinian Parliament, was held without charge since January.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 03:55 GMT
Palestinians visit jailed relatives in Israel
Gaza families visit relatives in prison for first time in five years, as part of deal between prisoners and authorities.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2012 13:05 GMT
Palestinian prisoner eases hunger strike
Mahmoud Sarsak, a Palestinian footballer held by Israel, agrees to take milk after fast lasting more than 80 days.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2012 23:58 GMT
Jailed Palestinians warn of new hunger strike
Prisoners claim Israel breached deal that ended recent mass hunger strike by continuing to use administrative detention.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2012 19:57 GMT
'Progress' in Palestinian hunger strike talks
Palestinian officials say Egyptian mediators are talking to Israel in bid to end action by at least 2,000 prisoners.
Last updated: 13 May 2012 10:54 GMT
Palestinian prisoners in mass hunger strike
Hundreds join action in Israeli jails, as Palestinian protesters mark "Prisoners' Day," as Khader Adnan awaits release.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 13:08 GMT
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In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
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