Protesters demonstrated on Tuesday outside the Ofer Prison in the West Bank in support of some 2,000 Palestinian prisoners taking part in a mass hunger strike. At least two of those prisoners, Bilal Diab and Thaer Halahleh, are considered at immediate risk of death. In the video below, a Palestinian woman is seen climbing atop an Israeli “skunk” water truck. Witness the Israeli forces’ crowd dispersal methods in action.
As prisoners reach the breaking point, what will Israel do?
‘Empty Stomachs’ hunger strike spreads across prisons
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