A protest in support of Palestinian prisoners. (Photo: File)
By Palestine Chronicle Staff
The Palestinian Center for Human Rights issued a release yesterday on the occasion of Palestinian Prisoner Day, which was marked this year with the launch of a mass hunger strike in Israeli jails to protest prisoners’ worsening conditions.
PCHR noted that over 6,500 Palestinian and Arab prisoners are detained in the Israeli jails as of today and under cruel and inhumane conditions.
According to the organization, the conditions of prisoners have worsened liked never before with violations against prisoners on the i...