Israeli Prisons Authority


Ghoul: Transferring sick captives back to prison tantamount to execution verdict

Dr. Mohammed Faraj al-Ghoul, the prisoners and ex-prisoners' minister in the Palestinian government, has described the Israeli decision of sending sick Palestinian prisoners back to detention cells as tantamount to

IOA extends detention of Palestinian female lawyer for 10th time

The Israeli court in Jerusalem on Tuesday extended the detention of the Palestinian lawyer Shirin Al-Issawi along with her two brothers Midhat and Ra'fat for 11 days for the tenth

Jerusalemite prisoner appeals for letting him see his mother in ICU

Jerusalemite prisoner Ahmed Khalaf has appealed to the Red Cross and human rights groups to help in allowing him to see his mother who has been in the intensive care

Palestinian prisoner suffering cancer starts his 18th year in captivity

Palestinian prisoner Emad Zurub, who suffers cancer, has started his 18th year in Israeli detention and is in bad need of proper medical treatment outside prison, the higher national committee

Relatives of prisoners stage solidarity sit-in

Relatives of prisoners and representatives of a number of concerned institutions took part in the rally where participants displayed photos of prisoners and called for their release.

IOF troops round up 1,400 Palestinians in 3 months

The higher national committee in support of prisoners on Sunday said that the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) had detained more than 1,400 Palestinians in the first quarter of 2010 including

Ghoul: Jerusalem captives in any prisoners swap deal

Minister of prisoners and justice in Gaza Mohammed Al-Ghoul has affirmed that any prisoners exchange deal with the Israeli occupation authority (IOA) must include Jerusalem and 1948 occupied Palestine captives.

Israeli force raids unexpectedly cells of prisoners in Hadarim jail

A special Israeli force stormed Tuesday evening one of the sections in Hadarim prison, where a number of senior Palestinian leaders of factions are locked up, and carried out a

Friends of humanity: 2009 the worst ever in the history of Palestinian detainees

Friends of humanity organization reported Saturday that 2009 was the worst year ever in the history of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, during which Israel escalated its arbitrary measures and

Ghoul: Suffering of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails increase in winter

Palestinian justice minister in Gaza and chairman of the legal committee in the Palestinian legislative council Mohammed Al-Ghoul has said that the suffering of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli occupation authority