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June 29, 2015 2:18 am

Report: Israel to Release Palestinian Prisoner on Hunger Strike

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Israel's Ofer Prison. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Israel’s Ofer Prison. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

AFP – Palestinian prisoner Khader Adnan ended a 56-day hunger strike on Sunday after Israel agreed to release him, his lawyer and the Palestinian Prisoners Club announced.

Adnan, 37, has been in prison for a year under administrative detention, which allows imprisonment without charge for renewable periods of six months indefinitely, and his case had been at the heart of concerns in the occupied Palestinian territories.

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