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Egypt: Palestinian prisoners enter 5th day of strike

Feb. 24, 2011 11:34 A.M. (Updated: Feb. 25, 2011 12:35 A.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma’an) -- Family members of 24 Palestinian men detained in Egyptian prisons said relatives entered their fifth day of a hunger strike initiated when their promised release was delayed.

A statement released by the families said that detainees were political prisoners, and had been promised release under the new Egyptian leadership.

Earlier reports, the family members said, that nine Palestinians were released were false, the prisoners had reported, saying the nine were returned to the same prison hours after their apparent release.

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