[Pnews] After 18 Years in Detention, Dawwoud Alkhateeb Latest Palestinian Prisoner to Die in Israeli Prisons

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AFTER 18 YEARS IN DETENTION, DAWWOUD ALKHATEEB LATEST PALESTINIAN
PRISONER TO DIE IN ISRAELI PRISONS

 September 2, 2020 

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 Daud Al-Khateeb, 45, died in prison today only four months before
completing his 18-year prison sentence. (Photo: Supplied) 

By Palestine Chronicle Staff [3] 

A Palestinian prisoner, Daud Al-Khateeb, 45, died in Ofer prison today
only four months before completing his 18-year prison sentence. 

Al-Khateeb died as a result of what Palestinian rights activists
describe as medical negligence by Israeli prison authorities. Medical
negligence is one of the main causes of death of Palestinian prisoners
inside Israeli jails.  

Al-Khateeb was detained by Israeli occupation forces in 2001 and was
sentenced to 18 years in prison as a punishment for committing
resistance acts against the Israeli occupation. 

Throughout the years, Palestinian prisoners carried major strikes in
Israeli prisons protesting mistreatment and other horrific prison
conditions. 

> "Ramzy Baroud's book of Palestinian prisoners' stories is a remarkable work. With each story, there is a roll-call of… 
> 
> Posted by These Chains Will Be Broken by Ramzy Baroud [1] on Monday, August 31, 2020 [2]

The last Palestinian prisoner to die from medical negligence was Saadi
Al-Gharably, 75, who died at Assaf Harofeh medical center on July 6. 

_(The Palestine Chronicle)_ 

 (The Palestine Chronicle is a registered [4] 501(c)3 organization,
thus, all donations are tax deductible.) 

  

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[1]
https://www.facebook.com/These-Chains-Will-Be-Broken-by-Ramzy-Baroud-101414798154971/
[2]
https://www.facebook.com/101414798154971/photos/a.101502888146162/170889417874175/?type=3
[3] https://www.palestinechronicle.com/writers/palestine-chronicle-staff
[4] https://www.palestinechronicle.com/about/
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