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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
Fears for Palestinian hunger striker
Calls for Hana Shalabi, protesting against her detention by Israel, to be moved to hospital after month without food.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 19:20 GMT
Israel court to hear hunger striker's appeal
Supreme Court brings forward case of Khader Adnan, detained without charge, as he battles for life after 66-day fast.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012 07:34 GMT
Egyptians freed in swap deal head for home
Twenty-five Egyptians imprisoned in Israel en route to border in exchange for US-Israeli man accused of spying.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2011 15:19 GMT
Support grows for Palestinian's prison strike
Activists start open-ended hunger strike in support of prisoners in Israel fasting against "worsening jail conditions".
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 05:14 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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