Did Israel Cave to Terrorists’ Hunger Strike? (INN) ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) By Maayana Miskin 05/14/12)
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Israel has reached a deal with Hamas regarding hunger striking
terrorists in Israeli prisons, Channel 2 news reported Sunday night.
The deal was signed three weeks after dozens of prisoners suspected
of terror offenses stopped eating. According to the report, some of
the prisoners will be released, and others will enjoy better
MK Michael Ben-Ari of Ichud Leumi (National Union) condemned the
agreement. “Netanyahu’s ‘just talk’ government has folded yet again
instead of striking with an iron fist,” he said.
“It turns out that baby killers will keep living the high life in
Bibi’s rest center,” Ben-Ari added.
Many PA prisoners are on hunger strike in protest of Israel’s policy
of using administrative detention. In addition, dozens of Egyptian
prisoners have announced a hunger strike following the cancelation of
a prisoner exchange in which they were to be freed.
Hamas has threatened Israel with increased violence if a hunger
strike prisoner dies. (IsraelNationalNews © 2012 05/14/12)
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