Addameer, Al Haq and Physicians for Human Rights-Israel urge immediate international community intervention to help him and others refusing food. They want justice long denied.
One phone call from Obama could do it. Instead, he lets Netanyahu roll him over. He caves on Palestinian issues. They're off his radar. He doesn't give a damn. The Democrat party platform threw them under the bus. AIPAC demanded it. They complied.
DNC chair Debbie Wasserman obliquely reflected it saying "I bring my love of Israel to work every day." Saying it relegates Palestinians to sub-human status. Republicans and Democrats both express no concern for Palestinian suffering.
On September 8, Israeli soldiers violently assaulted four Palestinian workers. They were traveling to their construction jobs in Israel.
Their car was stopped. Soldiers beat them viciously. All four required hospitalization. They have arm, leg and head injuries.
The previous day, Israeli soldiers kidnapped four Palestinians, including two young children. They were playing near the Hebron City Council in Hebron's Old City. Their whereabouts is unknown. Two men were seized. Soldiers forcibly entered their homes and arrested them. No reasons why are known.
Also on September 7, soldiers violently attacked dozens of nonviolent Bil'in village protesters. They do it weekly. Israel's Annexation Wall is stealing their land and isolating them.
Villagers, Israeli peace activists, and German delegates were attacked. Soldiers used tear gas, rubber bullets, toxic spray, and gas bombs. Dozens were injured.