Samidoun: Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network is a network of organizers and activists, based in North America, working to build solidarity with Palestinian prisoners in their struggle for freedom. We work to raise awareness and provide resources about Palestinian political prisoners, their conditions, their demands, and their work for freedom for themselves, their fellow prisoners, and their homeland. We also work to organize campaigns to make political change and advocate for Palestinian prisoners’ rights and freedoms. Learn more....



April 17: Palestinian Prisoners Day in Paris

The Palestinian Association of Ile-De-France is organizing a Palestinian Prisoners’ Day demonstration in Paris on Thursday, April 17 from 5 – 7 pm at Place de la Fontaine Saint-Michel. Announcement below and at this link: JEUDI 17 AVRIL 2014, RASSEMBLEMENT DE 17 HEURES À 19 HEURES  PLACE DE LA FONTAINE SAINT-MICHEL  (M° SAINT-MICHEL, LIGNE 4) La […]

April 17: Prisoners Day demonstration in Brussels

Also don’t miss the April 19 Prisoners Day conference in Brussels! April 17, 2014 Palestinian Prisoners Day :  Place de la Monnaie / Muntplein (métro De Brouckère)  BXL, 17.30-19.30h Facebook: Call from the organizers Reading of prisoners’ letters by Amina Amadel and Aurore Van Opstal Distribution of information to passers-by Collective photos to send to Palestine Petition […]

April 17: Palestinian Prisoners’ Day in Madrid

Madrid Con Palestina will organize a demonstration at Puerta del Sol at 19:00 pm on April 17, 2014 in Madrid, Spain: Facebook: The announcement follows: El 17 de Abril de 1974, el preso político palestino, Mahmud Baker Hijazi, fue liberado. Ese mismo año, el Consejo Nacional Palestino declaró el 17 de abril como jornada de solidaridad con presos […]

April 17: Palestinian Prisoners Day in London

Thursday 17th April is Palestinian Prisoners Day, a day of solidarity with the 5000+ Palestinian men, women and children who are languishing in Israeli dungeons. Two events will take place, both from Victoria Street (near Victoria Station): Date: Thurday 17th April 2014, 3pm - 6pm 3pm Mystery Action We will meet on Victoria Street in front […]
presidio per i prigionieri politici palestinesi 17 aprile 2014

April 17: Palestinian Prisoners’ Day in Milan

Palestina Rossa in Milan, Italy is organizing Palestinian Prisoners’ Day on April 17 with a call to support the Palestinian resistance. Free all Palestinian political prisoners! April 17, 2014 – 6:30 pm Piazzale Cadorna, Milan, Italy Free all Palestinian prisoners in Zionist jails! Free Comrade George Abdallah, unjustly imprisoned in French prison! Free Ahmad Sa’adat! […]

April 17: Palestinian Prisoners Day in Johannesburg, South Africa

PALESTINIAN PRISONER DAY PROTEST (THURS 17 APRIL, JOHANNESBURG) - Protest calling on Bill Gates Foundation to drop #G4S, the private security company that runs Israeli prisons WHEN: Thursday, 17th April TIME: 11h00- 15h00 WHERE: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Ford Foundation House, Corner Glenhove Road and 9th Street, Houghton/Rosebank, Johannesburg LANDMARK: Diagonally across from McDonlands […]

April 19: Palestinian Prisoners Day in Brussels

Conference in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners   Brussels / Belgium April 19/ 2014 Pianofabriek Culturencentrum Rue du Fort, 35, 1060 Saint-Gilles, Belgium Facebook: *In collaboration with Global Week of Solidarity with Palestinian Prisoners, Campaign to Free Ahmad Sa’adat, and Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network. The program: 17:00 – Welcome 18:00 – Photography exhibition “Suspended Lives” […]

Call to action: Join Palestinian political prisoner’s day: Free all Palestinian political prisoners! Tell Bill Gates to Divest from G4S!

3 April 2014, Occupied Ramallah - Addameer and the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee call on campaigners and people of conscience to take action Palestinian prisoner’s day on April 17 to stand in solidarity with Palestinian political prisoners. The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, the biggest charitable foundation in the world, owns shares in Israeli prison […]
Waheed Abu Maria

Waheed Abu Maria, Ameer Shammas, Ayman Al-Tabeesh continue hunger strikes

Three Palestinian political prisoners held under administrative detention without charge or trial are continuing their open hunger strikes in occupation prisons: 1. Waheed Abu Maria, who has been striking for 82 days, facing increasingly severe health effects. His appeal hearing was postponed. He is held in Wolfson hospital and has been held without charge or […]
Mansour Mowqada

Mansour Muqada assaulted during prison transport by security forces

Mansour Muqada, one of the most seriously ill Palestinian political prisoners, was assaulted by security forces while being transported by “Bosta” under the pretext of being needed for interrogation, reported the Palestine Center for Prisoners Studies. Muqada, 46, from Salfit, uses a wheelchair, has paralysis on one side of his body, and has a “plastic […]
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