Press Statements

NUMSA salutes the courage of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike (18 May 2017)

Ahmed Kathrada Foundation’s response to a statement by the SA Zionist Federation (17 May 2017)

SA Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) supports PalestinianPoliticalPrisoners on hunger striker (17 May 2017)

Cage Africa supports #PalestinianPoliticalPrisoners hunger strike (16 May 2017)

Statement on #PalestinianPoliticalPrisoners by South Africa’s International Relations Deputy Minister Nomaindia Mfeketo (15 May 2017)

South Africa’s Deputy President to go on hunger strike for Palestinians (12 May 2017)

South African Government Ministers, media personalities and activists commit to 24 hour fast in solidarity with Palestinians (11 May 2017)

ANC expresses solidarity with jailed Palestinian Leader Marwan Barghouthi’s ‘freedom and dignity’ hunger strike (3 May 2017)

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Pledges Solidarity With #PalestinianPoliticalPrisoners on Hunger Strike (3 May 2017)

300 Palestinian Children in Israeli Prisons (Film Screening and Presentation) (2 May 2017)

NEHAWU SUPPORTS PALESTINIAN POLITICAL PRISONERS HUNGER STRIKE AND UPCOMING DAY OF ACTION (April 26, 2017)

Message from the South African Prison Organization (26 April 2017)

Symbolic 24 hour fast and day of action for #PalestinianPoliticalPrisoners (24 April 2017)

Rivonia Trialist Denis Goldberg’s message of support for #PalestinianPoliticalPrisoners on hunger strike (24 April 2017)

Announcement of actions in solidarity with hunger strike launched by Palestinian political prisoners (21 April 2017)

Ex Political Prisoners Association of South Africa Press Statement (20 April 2017)

Ahmed Kathrada Foundation in support of Palestinian Political Prisoners’ Hunger Strike (17 April 2017)

BDS National Committee in Palestine on support for Palestinian Political Prisoners (17 April)