Friday, June 3, 2011

Female detainee suffers stomach ulcer in Israeli jail

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) -- The Palestinian detainees center reported Thursday that a female prisoner is suffering from a stomach ulcer and problems in her chest and teeth.

Amal Jum’a, held at Al-Damon prison, is from Nablus. She was detained in 2004 and banned from family visits except for one time each year. She was sentenced to 11 years.