Cartoon: Hunger Strike

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Image via: Cartoon Movement

A mass hunger strike of over 1000 Palestinian prisoners in Israel moves into its fourth week. The prisoners’ demands include improvements in medical treatment, reinstatement of family visits, and an end to excessive solitary confinement.

Artist: Omar Al Abdallat (Jordan)
Find more of his work at Cartoon Movement.

This piece was originally published on 12 May 2017.

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