Al-KHALIL, (PIC)– Aneen Al-Qaid media network, a Palestinian group active in prisoners’ affairs, held on Sunday evening a conference in solidarity with hunger striking administrative detainees in Al-Khalil city.
Families of prisoners and national figures, including speaker of the legislative council Aziz Dweik and head of the Islamic Movement in 1948 occupied Palestine Sheikh Ra’ed Salah, attended the conference.
Different attendees spoke during the event, especially Sheikh Ra’ed Salah who hailed the steadfastness of the hunger strikers in the face of the occupation’s injustice and arrogance.
“The only victor in the battle of empty stomachs is the Palestinian people and the Palestinian cause against injustice and occupation,” Sheikh Salah said.
He stressed that the Palestinian children all over the world refuse to swap one olive tree with entire Europe because Palestine is their beautiful homeland.
The Islamic leader also welcomed the Palestinian reconciliation agreement and said the national unity would support the steadfastness of the Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails because they are in prison for the sake of their people and their national cause.