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Khader Adnan Ending Hunger Strike
So far, he's yet to confirm it.
by Stephen Lendman
Ma'an News said Adnan will stop hunger striking following a deal to release him on April 17, according to PA Prison Affairs Minister Issa Qaraqe.
Adnan didn't confirm it, and so far his lawyer didn't comment. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has no information to report.
On February, Haaretz writer Jack Koury went further, saying:
"Palestinian prisoner Khader Adnan announced Tuesday that he will be ending his 66-day hunger strike after Israel agreed to release him."
Late Tuesday, Qaraqe and PPS head Qaddura Faris will hold a news conference in Adnan's Jenin area village to discuss details.
On February 21, Reuters headlined, "Palestinian prisoner ending hunger strike after deal," saying: