Palestinian detainee dies of medical negligence in Israeli jail

November 18, 2021

Palestinian detainee has passed away, this morning, in Israeli occupation jails, according to the Palestinian Prisoner's Society (PPS).
The statement said that the Palestinian martyr, Sami al-Amour, 39, from the city of Deir al-Balah in the Gaza Strip, died in jail, this morning, due to intentional medical negligence by the Israeli occupation jail administration.
Al-Amour has been held in Israeli jail since 2008, and he was sentenced to 19 years in jail. With the martyrdom of al-Amour, the number of martyrs of the captive movement rises to 227since 1967.

It is worth mentioning that the Israeli occupation authorities are still holding 5 bodies of the martyred detainees: Anis Dawla, who passed away in Ashkelon Prison in 1980, Aziz Owaisat, who passed away in 2018, Faris Baroud, Nasr Taqqata, and Bassam Al-Sayeh, who passed away last year.