Palestinian Prisoners’ Day

On April 17, Palestinians all over the world commemorate “Prisoners Day” in solidarity with 6500 Palestinians, including 53 women and 300 children, who are currently imprisoned by the Israeli Occupation forces. Since 1967, more than 800,000 were kidnapped and imprisoned by the Israeli occupation across the fifty years of colonization.

The occupation’s forces arrest campaigns have intensified in the past two years. Special outrageous campaign are being practiced against Birzeit University students. More than 80 students are imprisoned, whose right to an education suffer enormously once in prison.