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The PA's civil affairs minister will seek to bring Marwan Barghouti’s to the Fatah camp ahead of upcoming Palestinian elections.

Imprisoned Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti will run for Palestinian presidency during the upcoming summer elections.

Hamas ready to negotiate prisoner exchange deal

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Hamas ready to negotiate prisoner exchange deal

In the group's most pointed remarks yet, Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said Hamas is ready to start negotiations with Israel through a third party.

Palestinian Prisoners Day: Detainees launch hunger strikes, supporters rally

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Palestinian Prisoners Day: Detainees launch hunger strikes, supporters rally

Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouti launched a fresh round of hunger strikes to mark Palestinian Prisoners day after last year saw the ...

Israel bars Gazan families from visiting Palestinian prisoners

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Israel bars Gazan families from visiting Palestinian prisoners

The Israeli prison, located in the Mitzpe Ramon town in southern Israel has reportedly cited damages to the prison hall as their reason

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Israeli minister: Palestinian calling for right-to-return must be fired

Makbula Nassar was vocal in her solidarity of fellow Palestinians on social media, which had become a topic of controversy inside Israel

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Wife of Marwan Barghouti barred from prison visits

Israel Prison Service spokesman Assaf Liberati confirmed that Barghouti was barred from visiting for “security reasons” as a consequence of the ...

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Israel's broken promises and Palestinian hunger strikers' shattered hopes

Israeli authorities had revoked the Israeli entry permits for 37 family members of Palestinians prisoners who had participated in the hunger ...

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Palestinian ex-lawmaker imprisoned over 'morally-motivated' phone smuggling

A Palestinian ex-lawmaker who was motivated by "humanitarian and moral positions towards prisoners" entered prison on Sunday, after pleading ...

Prisoner hunger strike victory a 'turning point' for Palestinians

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Prisoner hunger strike victory a 'turning point' for Palestinians

Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouthi says the 40-day Freedom and Dignity hunger strike united Palestinian prisoners while ...

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Palestinians want Trump to pay attention to their plight

Palestinian activists are calling for a general strike throughout the Palestinian territories to draw US President Donald Trump's attention to a ...

Barghouti threatens to stop drinking water as health deteriorates

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Barghouti threatens to stop drinking water as health deteriorates

In Barghouti’s first time in seeing a lawyer since undertaking the hunger-strike, new details emerged on the conditions in which he is forced to ...

Barghouti's son: Father is a terrorist, just like Mandela Barghouti's son: Father is a terrorist, just like Mandela

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Barghouti's son: Father is a terrorist, just like Mandela

“My father is a terrorist, just like Nelson Mandela”, Aarab Barghouti told Israeli newspaper Haaretz.

Israel's decades-long 'cruel' policies against Palestinian prisoners

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Israel's decades-long 'cruel' policies against Palestinian prisoners

There are currently 6,500 Palestinian prisoners, including at least 300 children, detained in Israeli jails.

Fatah picks party officials amid talk of Abbas succession

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Fatah picks party officials amid talk of Abbas succession

Palestine's ruling party held a vote that could include President Mahmoud Abbas' successor, as the leader seeks to quell dissent within the ...

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Palestinian political prisoner Marwan Barghouthi transferred to undisclosed location

Israeli authorities have transferred imprisoned Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouthi from the Ramon prison to an unidentified location, a Palestinian prisoners' affairs group has said.

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Hamas reveals 'reconciliation deal' with Fatah

After two days of talks in Doha, Hamas and Fatah have agreed to work closer towards resolving their differences, after the rival Palestinian ...

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Qatar 'brokering' deal between Palestinian rivals Fatah and Hamas

Talks have been underway between key Palestinian rivals Hamas and Fatah with a meeting scheduled to take place in coming days in Qatari capital ...

From prison, Barghouthi urges Palestinian leadership to support 'resistance'

Imprisoned Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouthi has called on the Palestinian leadership to support resistance and end ...

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