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  2/16/2014, Adar 16, 5774

PA Min. for Prisoner Affairs: Israel Responsible for Hunger Strikers

The Palestinian Aurhority's Minister for Prisoner Affairs, Issa Karaka, stated yesterday (Saturday) that Israel was responsible for the health and safety of the nine hunger-striking men incarcerated in Israeli prisons, in a speech to a group of the men's family members.

The prisoners say they are striking due to be jailed without due process.