Monday, may 22, in Israel’s Arab sector will be a strike in solidarity with prisoners in Israeli jails convicted of terrorism and declared an indefinite hunger strike.
In a presentation on the subject made by former Knesset member Muhammad barakeh, who currently heads the Supreme Council of the Arabs of Israel.
In connection with the ongoing strike in the Arab settlements do not work municipal and public institutions, but schools and hospitals will continue to work normally.
In addition, members of the High Council in solidarity with the hunger striking prisoners will eat from 10:00 to 20:00.
Association for the protection of prisoners ‘ rights claims that today in the hunger strike, which was announced on 17 April, involved more than 1,700 prisoners in Israeli jails convicted of terrorism. Management of prisons of Israel has not been confirmed or commented on this information.
It was noted earlier that we are not talking about «dry» hunger strike. The participants drink water and a nutrient liquid.