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  3/20/2014, Adar Bet 18, 5774

Jordanian Terrorist Hospitalized After Hunger Strike

A Jordanian soldier jailed for life for the murder of seven Israeli schoolgirls was hospitalized Wednesday after his health deteriorated due to a hunger strike, AFP reported, citing Jordanian police.

"Ahmad Daqamseh is currently being hospitalized after his health deteriorated because he had been refusing to eat or take medicine since Friday," a statement quoted by AFP said.