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Palestinian prisoner suspends hunger strike following release deal

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Khalil Awawdeh, a 40-year-old father of four, was protesting being held without charge or trial. Lawyers and physicians had warned that he was at risk of dying. Israel says practice is needed to keep dangerous militants off the streets. Palestinians and rights groups say it denies detainees the basic right of due process.
3 months ago·Jerusalem, Israel

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Palestinian prisoners held by Israel call off mass hunger strike

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3 months ago·United Kingdom
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Palestinian prisoner suspends hunger strike following release deal

Palestinian prisoner Khalil Awawdeh ended a hunger strike lasting over 160 days on Wednesday after Israel agreed to his release in October, his lawyer said.

3 months ago·United Kingdom
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Palestinian detainee to end nearly 6-month hunger strike

A Palestinian detainee held without charge or trial by Israel said Wednesday that he will suspend his nearly six-month hunger strike after reaching an agreement that will see him released in October.

3 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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Palestinian detainee to end nearly 6-month hunger strike

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian detainee held without charge or trial by Israel will suspend his nearly six-month hunger strike after receiving a “written agreement” that he will be released

3 months ago·United States
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Palestinian detainee ends hunger strike, expects release

A Palestinian detainee held without charge or trial by Israel says he is ending his nearly six-month hunger strike after reaching an agreement to be released in October

3 months ago·United States
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Palestinian detainee ends hunger strike, expects release

A Palestinian detainee held without charge or trial by Israel says he is ending his nearly six-month hunger strike after reaching an agreement to be released in October

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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