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Families of Palestinian prisoners hold one-day hunger strike

Families of Palestinians imprisoned in Israeli jails demonstrate outside the Dome of the Rock at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City on April 28, 2017. © AFP

Mona Kandil
Press TV, Ramallah

Relatives and family members of hunger striking Palestinian prisoners have held a one-day hunger strike in a show of solidarity. Over 1600 prisoners in Israeli jails have launched an open-ended hunger strike to protest their detention and poor prison conditions. Solidarity campaigns in support of the prisoners are growing by the day.

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