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Forwarded Alert: Take action to help Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

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Citizens International asks all campaigners to take action on the plight of the Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in prison.

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Forwarded from: citizens-international.org
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Action to be taken:

1. Write letters to

• The Israeli PM calling for the release of the prisoners. [Give Israeli embassy in Singapore address]
• The US President calling on him to put pressure on Israel to release the prisoners
• The UN Secretary General to take immediate action for the release of the prisoners
• The President of European Union to put pressure on Israel to release the prisoners

2. Hold demonstrations in front of US and Israeli Embassies

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CITIZENS INTERNATIONAL is a global initiative from Penang, Malaysia. It seeks to analyse the causes of increased militarisation of the planet and to work towards an environment of peace and international security including the preservation of social justice, ecology and sustainable development. CI also intends to support the development of traditional knowledge systems.
Source: citizens-international.org

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Holy Qur'an: Chapter 4, Verse 75

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