In pictures: Thousands in Gaza protest the prison death of Arafat Jaradat

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Thousands marched and rallied in Gaza this morning to protest the death of Arafat Jaradat, a Palestinian detainee in Israel’s Megiddo prison, yesterday.

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GAZA, PALESTINE, February 24 – Thousands protested the death of Arafat Jaradat, a Palestinian detainee in Israel’s Megiddo prison, yesterday. (Photo: Joe Catron)
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“Tortured to Death” Protesting the death of Arafat Jaradat, GAZA Feb. 24 (photo:Joe Catron)

Translation: “Their freedom.. Our duty…We demand the international community to pressure on the occupation to release all of our detainees in the Israeli prisons.”:

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“Their freedom.. Our duty…We demand the international community to pressure on the occupation to release all of our detainees in the Israeli prisons.” Gaza Feb 24 (photo: Joe Catron)
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“Will the world remain silent till the toll reaches 1,000,000” Feb.24 GAZA (photo: Joe Catron)
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GAZA, PALESTINE, February 24 – Thousands protested the death of Arafat Jaradat, a Palestinian detainee in Israel’s Megiddo prison, yesterday. (Photo: Joe Catron)
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Arafat Jarada protest Gaza, Palestine February 24, 2013 (photo: Joe Catron)
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  Gaza, Palestine February 24, 2013 (photo: Joe Catron)
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Banner of Prisoners and Hunger strikers held in Israeli jails GAZA Feb.24(photo: Joe Catron)
About Joe Catron

Joe Catron is a US activist in Gaza, Palestine, where he works with Palestinian groups and international solidarity networks, particularly in support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) and prisoners' movements. He co-edited The Prisoners' Diaries: Palestinian Voices from the Israeli Gulag, an anthology of accounts by detainees freed in the 2011 prisoner exchange, blogs at joecatron.wordpress.com and tweets at @jncatron.

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