PA: 80% of hunger strikers' demands were met

PA official claims Israel agreed to 80 percent of the demands of hunger striking terrorists.Elad Benari, 5/29/2017, 4:39 AM

'We didn't fold and we didn't capitulate'

Public Security Minister: Striking terrorists did not receive anything they demanded.Uzi Baruch, 5/27/2017, 11:48 PM

Terrorists end hunger strike after 40 days

Israeli authorities negotiate with hunger-striking terrorists, agree to allow families to visit twice a month.Orly Harari, 5/27/2017, 10:26 PM

Abbas asks Washington to help end terrorist hunger strike

PA chairman speaks with Trump envoy, asks him to ensure terrorist prisoners' rights are "protected".Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2017, 5:38 AM

Arabs hope Trump will force Israel to cave in to hunger strikers

Palestinian Arabs planning to draw Trump's attention to terrorist hunger strike when he visits Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2017, 5:09 AM

Archterrorist's daughter proud of her father

Daughter of senior Hamas terrorist Abdullah Barghouti, who murdered 66 Israelis, writes him a letter of support.Dalit Halevi, 5/21/2017, 5:16 AM

Abbas working to end terrorist hunger strike

PA official says Abbas is trying to apply pressure through international sources to put an end to hunger strike by terrorist prisoners.Elad Benari, 5/19/2017, 4:04 AM

PA chairman cheers prisoners, praises terrorists

During India visit, Mahmoud Abbas praises terrorists, martyrs - but says he wants peace with Israel.Shimon Cohen, 5/17/2017, 8:20 AM

PA honors mother of four terrorists

PA promotes Um Nasser Abu Hmeid, mother of four imprisoned terrorists, who joined terrorist prisoners' hunger strike.PMW, 5/12/2017, 6:50 PM

PA urges UN to intervene in terrorist hunger strike

PA deputy representative to the UN calls on global body to act to end "suffering" of hunger strikers.Dalit Halevi, 5/12/2017, 4:08 AM

PA leader: Terrorists are 'prisoners of freedom'

PA's Rami Hamdallah describes terrorists serving time in Israeli prisons as “prisoners of freedom”.Dalit Halevi, 5/11/2017, 6:10 AM

Barghouti's wife urges Pope to help her husband

Wife of archterrorist Marwan Barghouti calls on Pope Francis to intervene in terrorist hunger strike.Ben Ariel, 5/11/2017, 5:07 AM

'Hunger strike part of the fight against the occupation'

Senior Hamas leader calls on international community to support terrorist hunger strike.Dalit Halevi, 5/10/2017, 5:04 AM

Arabs call for boycott of Pizza Hut

Palestinian Arabs call for boycott of Pizza Hut for mocking hunger-striking terrorists.Elad Benari, 5/10/2017, 3:38 AM

Haniyeh supports hunger-striking terrorists

New Hamas leader says the freedom of hunger-striking terrorists is a national duty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2017, 2:05 AM

Barghouti's wife outraged

Wife of archterrorist claims Israel fabricated the video of him eating in prison while on a hunger strike.Dalit Halevi, 5/8/2017, 3:36 AM

Jordanians protest in support of Palestinian hunger strikers

Hundreds of Jordanians protest in Amman in support terrorists on a hunger strike in Israeli prisons.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/6/2017, 12:44 AM

Barghouti: We will continue the struggle

Marwan Barghouti, who is leading a mass hunger strike of terrorist prisoners, calls on Palestinian Arabs to support the cause.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/5/2017, 9:16 PM

Arab League to UN: Investigate Israel

Arab League calls on UN to open an international inquiry in to "violations" by Israel against terrorist prisoners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2017, 3:34 AM

Arabs rally in Ramallah for hunger strikers

Thousands of Arabs rally in a show of support for terrorists on hunger strike in Israeli prisons.Arutz Sheve Staff, 5/4/2017, 5:16 AM

Hamas gives Israel 24 hours to respond to hunger strikers

Demands range from better medical care to phone access.AFP, 5/2/2017, 10:20 PM

Erdan: 'We will not surrender to terrorist blackmail'

Minister Gilad Erdan pens New York Times article: 'The true motivation behind this strike is political jockeying'.Mordechai Sones, 5/1/2017, 5:07 PM

300 terrorists give up hunger strike

1/4 of 1200 terrorists conducting hunger strike surrender Sunday, voluntarily ending strike and accepting food without further demands.AFP, 4/30/2017, 10:20 PM

'We will soon force Israel to release prisoners'

Hamas leader threatens it will 'not be long before Israel is forced to pay the price and release terrorists.'Dalit Halevi, 4/30/2017, 8:35 AM

Arab League: Israel 'abusing' Palestinian prisoners

Arab League chief urges Red Cross to intervene and halt Israeli authorities' "abuse" of terrorist prisoners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2017, 3:38 AM

PA announces general strike

PA committee to hold general strike on Thursday in support of hunger striking terrorists.Dalit Halevi, 4/26/2017, 2:34 AM

PA urges Red Cross to intervene in terrorist hunger strike

PA envoy to the UN calls on Red Cross to help end hunger strike by terrorist prisoners in Israeli jails.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2017, 4:12 AM

UN 'closely monitoring' terrorist hunger strike

UN says it's following the developments in the hunger strike by more than 1,000 terrorists in Israeli prisons.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2017, 5:59 AM

PA announces 'prisoner intifada'

Terrorist prisoners to launch mass hunger strike in an attempt to start a broader scale intifada.Dalit Halevi, 4/10/2017, 1:07 AM

Hamas terror suspect sent to administrative detention

IDF orders administrative detention for Palestinian Arab journalist and Hamas member Mohammed al-Qiq.Elad Benari, 2/7/2017, 5:42 AM

Israel rearrests terrorist freed after a hunger strike

Israeli forces rearrest PA Arab journalist who was freed from prison last year after an extended hunger strike.Elad Benari, 1/18/2017, 3:38 AM

Radical Islamic cleric begins hunger strike in jail

Sheikh Raed Salah, in jail after being convicted of incitement, launches hunger strike to protest his being held in isolation.Elad Benari, 11/14/2016, 6:12 AM

Terrorist prisoners agree to end hunger strike

Three Palestinian Arab terrorists agree to end hunger strikes after Israel sets dates for their release.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2016, 4:46 AM

Supreme Court: Force-feeding law is constitutional

Judges reject petition against law that allows force-feeding of hunger-striking prisoners, even if motives are security-related.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 9/11/2016, 4:10 PM

Hunger striking terrorist reportedly rushed to ICU

PA officials say terrorist prisoner who has been on hunger strike since July rushed to intensive care at Assaf Harofeh.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2016, 4:42 AM

State capitulates to hunger striking terrorist

Bilal Kayed, who is hospitalized at Barzilai Hospital after hunger strike, reaches agreement with the Israeli authorities on his release.Arutz Sheva, 8/25/2016, 12:15 AM

Hunger striker seeks Supreme Court appeal

PFLP terrorist Bilal Kayed asks to appeal to Supreme Court after his petition to be examined by outside doctor is denied.Ben Ariel, 8/18/2016, 5:42 AM

Palestinian Arabs call for 'Day of Rage'

Coalition of Palestinian Arab organizations call for a “Day of Rage” to protest Israel's treatment of hunger striking terrorists.Dalit Halevi, 8/16/2016, 5:16 AM

Amnesty demands Israel release terrorist

Amnesty International says Israel should charge or release PFLP terrorist Bilal Kayed, who is on a hunger strike.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/13/2016, 12:39 AM

Terrorist sets conditions for ending hunger strike

PFLP terrorist who is under administrative detention demands that his detention be shortened as a precondition to end a hunger strike.Dalit Halevi, 7/12/2016, 6:15 AM

Court: Hunger striker must stay in Israel

Supreme Court rules that Mohammed al-Qiq will have to stay in the northern Israeli hospital where he is being held.Ben Ariel, 2/17/2016, 2:43 AM

Court rejects hunger striker's petition

Supreme Court rejects Mohammed al-Qiq's request to be allowed to leave hospital, says he can go to hospital in eastern Jerusalem instead.Ben Ariel, 2/16/2016, 5:12 AM

Terrorist to continue hunger strike

Journalist Mohammed al-Qiq, suspected of ties to Hamas, will continue hunger strike despite court lifting his administrative detention.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/5/2016, 11:09 PM

UN official alarmed by condition of hunger striker

Top UN official expresses concern for Mohamed al-Qiq, a Palestinian journalist who was arrested over his ties with Hamas.Elad Benari, 2/3/2016, 3:14 AM

Israel releases another hunger striking terrorist

PA news agency reports that Israel has released Ghassan Zawahra, a jailed terrorist who went on hunger strike from August to September.Ben Ariel, 12/1/2015, 5:13 AM

Israel frees terrorist who went on hunger strike

Israeli authorities confirm they freed Mohammed Allan as was agreed upon in late September.Ben Ariel, 11/5/2015, 2:14 AM

Jailed Terrorists Temporarily Halt Hunger Strike

Some 180 terrorist prisoners decide to temporarily halt hunger strike they announced in protest of the conditions of their incarceration.Elad Benari, 8/10/2015, 4:46 AM

Israel Releases Hunger-Striking Terrorist

Well-known Islamic Jihad leader released after staging hunger strike campaign through world media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2015, 8:43 AM

Palestinian Arab Hunger Striker to be Released

Khader Adnan, an Islamic Jihad member who has been on a hunger strike after being detained by Israel, to be released in two weeks.Elad Benari, 6/29/2015, 5:45 AM

Hamas Demands Release of Hunger-Strikers

Israel "arrests and kills our sons and our brothers", says Hamas's Haniyeh as he demands the release of hunger-striking prisoners.Elad Benari, 6/15/2015, 4:44 AM

Rearrested Terrorist to Serve 20 Years in Prison

Military committee determines that former hunger striker Samer Issawi resumed "full terrorist activities".Elad Benari, 5/11/2015, 4:12 AM

Imprisoned Terrorists Agree to End Hunger Strike

63 prisoners suspend the hunger strike which they have observed since late April following agreement with Prisons Service.Elad Benari, 6/25/2014, 2:46 AM

Yesh Atid, Likud Compromise on Force-Feeding Bill

After Yesh Atid threatened a coalition crisis, compromise reached on bill allowing force-feeding of hunger-striking prisoners.Hezki Baruch, 6/25/2014, 2:14 AM

Vote on Force-Feeding Bill Postponed

Following objection from Lapid's party, a vote on the bill allowing the force-feeding of hunger-striking prisoners will be postponed.Elad Benari, 6/23/2014, 3:13 AM

Israel to Rush Force-Feeding Bill Through Knesset

Controversial bill to force-feed hunger strikers to be expedited through the political process, despite internal and external opposition.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2014, 3:58 PM

PA Calls for 'Immediate Action' Over Hunger Strike

Saeb Erekat writes to EU, UN over hunger strikes, claims terrorists are being wrongfully held without trial.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2014, 3:52 PM

Knesset: Bill to Force-Feed Hunger Strikers

Debate rages over 'right to protest' in Knesset after force-feeding bill - which aims to save lives - approved on first reading.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 6/9/2014, 11:05 PM