Palestinian Prisoners' Hunger Strike, Jerusalem
MK JAMAL ZAHALKA (L), National Democratic Assembly, converses with protesters to show solidarity. Physicians for Human Rights (PHR Israel) staged a demonstration opposite the Knesset protesting government backed legislation underway to allow rapid force feeding of hunger striking Palestinians prisoners. PHR claim some 80 prisoners are hospitalized handcuffed to their beds in Israeli hospitals after more than 50 days of a hunger strike. It is assumed three teenage Israelis abducted in the West Bank June 12th 2014 were kidnapped for a prisoner exchange.