Birzeit

December 11, 1998

Thirty-five Birzeit University students this week began a hunger strike in solidarity with 2,000 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails. They erected two tents in the university in which the hunger strikers will stay until the hunger-striking Palestinians are freed.

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