he was removed from prison hospital and placed in private hospital. Israel can no more allow prisoners to dictate terms through hunger strikes than Britain could with the Irish Republican Army hunger strikers. We have only the prisoner's assertion that he was kicked and beaten. The judge would have noticed some effect of this were it true. The hospital would have noticed it as well.
Roadside bomb kills five border officers in western Iraq (AP)
from the article: Otherwise Occupied / For the sake of his dignity