Palestinian prisoner reported to join hunger strike

A new Palestinian prisoner joined Hunger Strike battle on September 1st, 2012, sources reported on Saturday, September 8, 2012, as his first week of hunger strike concluded. Palestinian Prisoner Ashraf Abu Huwaij on his day 8 of Hunger Strike.

Ashraf Abu Huwaij, from Ramallah, was arrested in 2001 and sentenced 20 years in jail.