A picture taken on January 17, 2017 from the Palestinian West Bank village of Qarawat Bani Hassan shows the Israeli Jewish settlement of Burkan (background) and Kiryat Netafim settlement (foreground). / AFP / JAAFAR ASHTIYEH
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Israel rearrests freed Palestinian hunger strikerIsraeli forces have rearrested a Palestinian journalist who was freed from prison last year after an extended hunger strike, his family and Israeli officials said Tuesday.In May, 34-year-old Qiq was released from a six-month prison term without trial following a 94-day hunger strike.Qiq had been held under the administrative detention system, which allows Israel to hold prisoners without trial for renewable six-month periods.Israel has released a 1948 Palestinian Islamic preacher from prison after he completed his 9-month prison term.His release was marked by confusion, with his lawyer Omar Khamayseh accusing Israeli prison authorities of transferring Salah to unknown locations. He said Israel would be held responsible for anything that happened to Salah.
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