Patrick O. Strickland – Independent Journalist

AJE: Palestinian jailed by Israel ‘could die,’ says family

My latest story at Al Jazeera English reports on Israel’s attempts to pass a bill enabling doctors to force-feed hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners in Israeli lockup.

The bill comes as Khader Adnan, a veteran prisoner, continues his weeks-long hunger strike in protest of being held in administrative detention, a draconian practice in which Israel holds Palestinians in detention on “secret evidence” without trial or charge.

Click here to read the whole story.

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