Archive of Press Release

Hearing of PLC Member Khalida Jarrar Postponed to Continue Hearing Witnesses
20.09.2015
Ramallah – 20/9/2015 – Earlier today, the judge at Ofer military court postponed the hearing session of PLC member and Addameer’s vice-chairperson, Khalida Jarrar, to 12/10/2015 in order to continue hearing witnesses. The court heard only one witness who is currently imprisoned by the Israeli occupation whereas the military prosecution failed to...
The Israeli Prison Service Imposes a Set of Inhumane Punitive Measures against Hunger Striking Prisoners
17.09.2015
Ramallah – 17/9/2015 – Administrative detainees on hunger strike, Munir Abu Sharar, Bader Al-Ruzzeh and Shadi Maali, who are isolated in the cells of Al-Naqab prison informed Addameer’s lawyer, adv. Samer Samaan during a visit on Wednesday that the Israeli Prison Service (IPS) has imposed a set of harsh and inhumane punitive measures against them...
Addameer: Mohammad Allan Re-Arrested, Resumes Hunger Strike
16.09.2015
Ramallah- 16/9/2015- Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association condemns the re-arrest of Mohammad Allan Wednesday morning immediately after the administration of Barzilai Hospital in Asqalan decided to release him. Addameer’s Documentation Unit reported that around 9 am, Israeli occupation forces arrived at Barzilai hospital, shortly...
Israeli Occupation Renews Administrative Detention of Nidal Abu Aker as Hunger Strike Continues
10.09.2015
Ramallah- 10/9/2015- The Israeli occupation’s military commander renewed the administrative detention order of the hunger striking detainee Nidal Abu Aker (46 years old) for further three months thus extending his detention without charge or trial until 10/12/2015 according to Addameer’s lawyer. Meanwhile, Nidal Abu Aker continues an open hunger...
Five administrative detainees placed in isolation after embarking on an open hunger strike
31.08.2015
Ramallah- 31/8/2015- The Israeli Prison Service (IPS) transferred five administrative detainees to isolation in Ela prison, Ashkelon prison and Naqab prison on Monday, 31 August 2015 after they started an open hunger strike in protest to their administrative detention without charge or trial. Adv. Mahmoud Hassan, Addameer Prisoner Support and...
Addameer Condemns the Arrest of 19 Students from An-Najah University
26.08.2015
Addameer Condemns the Arrest of 19 Students from An-Najah University Ramallah – 26/8/2015 – Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association condemns the wave of political arrests held by Palestinian security forces in which 19 students from An-Najah University in Nablus were arrested in the aftermath of their participation in new student...
Update on hearing of Palestinian Legislative Council member Khalida Jarrar
25.08.2015
Yesterday, 24 August 2015, the first hearing for witness testimonies in the trial of Palestinian Legislative Council member Khalida Jarrar was held. Three of the prosecution’s witnesses attended, and two presented their testimonies due to time constraints. The two witnesses spoke about the conditions of which their confessions were obtained,...
Addameer: Israeli High Court’s Decision to Suspend Allan’s Detention Condones Administrative Detention
20.08.2015
20 August 2015 Ramallah, occupied West Bank Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association condemns the Israeli occupation High Court’s decision yesterday suspending the administrative detention of Mohammad Allan, as the court’s decision condones arbitrary and administrative detention used by Israeli occupation forces in violation of the...
Administrative Detainee Mohammad Allan Loses Consciousness after 59 Days of Hunger Strike and is Placed on Life Support
14.08.2015
Administrative detainee Mohammad Allan who has been on hunger strike for the past 59 days has lost consciousness this morning, Friday 14 August 2015, and was placed on life support devices by doctors in Barzilai hospital in Askalan. Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association learntthat Allan’s health has deteriorated overnight and he...
Palestinian Administrative Detainee on Hunger Strike in Critical Condition
13.08.2015
Call for Urgent Action Palestinian Administrative Detainee on Hunger Strike in Critical Condition The Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council, the Arab Association for Human Rights, Adalah and Physicians for Human Rights - Israel call for urgent action to save the life of Palestinian administrative detainee and attorney Mohammad Allan, who...
Palestinian Administrative Detainee on Hunger Strike in Critical Condition
13.08.2015
Call for Urgent Action Palestinian Administrative Detainee on Hunger Strike in Critical Condition The Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council, the Arab Association for Human Rights, Adalah and Physicians for Human Rights - Israel call for urgent action to save the life of Palestinian administrative detainee and attorney Mohammad Allan, who...
Prisoners in Nafha Prison suspend their hunger strike after reaching an agreement regarding some of their demands
11.08.2015
Prisoners in Nafha Prison suspend their hunger strike after reaching an agreement regarding some of their demands Ramallah-11/8/2015- Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association lawyer, Farah Bayadsi, reported that the PFLP and Islamic Jihad prisoners in Nafha suspended their open hunger strike after reaching an agreement with the...
Ofer Military Court Rejects Addameer’s Request to Release PLC Member Khalida Jarrar, Postpones her Hearing to 24 August 2015
10.08.2015
Ramallah- 10/8/2015- The judge at Ofer Military Court decided to postpone the hearing of the Palestinian Legislative Council’s member (PLC) and Addameer’s vice-chairperson, Khalida Jarrar, to the 24th of August 2015 as witnesses who were expected to take the stand did not show up for the court hearing for the third time in a row. According to the...
Call for Urgent Action: Save Palestinian Hunger Striker Mohammad Allan from Force-Feeding and Torture
10.08.2015
Call for Urgent Action: Save Palestinian Hunger Striker Mohammad Allan from Force-Feeding and Torture Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association and Physicians for Human Rights-Israel (PHR-IL) call for urgent action to save the life of Palestinian detainee Mohammad Allan, a Palestinian attorney who has been on hunger strike for 54 days...

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