# hunger-strike - Saturday 22 April, 2017
“The idea was to break them, make them hungry,” said a spokesperson for the group.
# hunger-strike - Sunday 19 March, 2017
Lynn Boylan says Halawa has been ‘on hunger strikes on and off’ throughout his detention.
# hunger-strike - Thursday 23 February, 2017
His family say his heart problem has deteriorated.
# hunger-strike - Monday 13 February, 2017
Andrei Krekov said he went on hunger strike after being placed in solitary confinement.
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 15 November, 2016
The man was admitted to hospital yesterday after 35 days on hunger strike.
# hunger-strike - Friday 9 September, 2016
She claims the military is refusing to treat her gender dysphoria.
# hunger-strike - Thursday 31 December, 2015
The process was known as ‘shedding’.
# hunger-strike - Friday 13 November, 2015
The Dublin teenager is now on hunger strike, and says he will remain so until he is released.
# hunger-strike - Thursday 11 June, 2015
The teenager said in a letter that he is “hit for every word I say that the officer doesn’t like” and “not allowed hug [his] own mother.”
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 24 February, 2015
The call comes amid reports that the three protesters who had been on hunger strike – Paul “Ollie” Moore, Derek Byrne and Damien O’Neill – had ended their action.
# hunger-strike - Monday 29 December, 2014
Michael Kilgannon says he is feeling “fine” after 48 hours.
# hunger-strike - Thursday 27 November, 2014
The inmates broke into the prison infirmary and drank a cocktail of grain alcohol and prescription drugs.
# hunger-strike - Monday 13 October, 2014
Gary Coleman plans to stay on the hunger strike until 25 October, when a march is planned against the charges in Cork.
# hunger-strike - Saturday 13 September, 2014
Another female activist arrested after a protest in June is currently on hunger strike.
# hunger-strike - Saturday 30 August, 2014
A small number of residents at the Limerick centre had gone on hunger strike.
# hunger-strike - Sunday 17 August, 2014
The teenager has been in an Egyptian prison for a year.
# hunger-strike - Friday 14 February, 2014
The mass murderer has described the conditions in prison as ‘torture’.
# hunger-strike - Monday 25 November, 2013
Yesterday, tens of thousands protested in central Kiev in the biggest demonstration since the 2004 Orange Revolution overturned a rigged ballot and forced new elections.
# hunger-strike - Friday 18 October, 2013
Three Guantanamo detainees want force-feeding banned as they say it is ‘inhumane’.
# hunger-strike - Friday 27 September, 2013
“Without water a person dies in a few days during a hunger strike,” said 23-year-old Nadezhda Tolokonnikova.
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova says women are forced to work 16-17 hours a day, get just four hours sleep, and endure repeated abuse at the prison camp.
# hunger-strike - Friday 16 August, 2013
Detainees eligible for release from Guantanamo Bay are caught in limbo: the US won’t accept them and foreign countries are reluctant to take in refugees who have been incarcerated with terrorists, writes Scott Fitzsimmons.
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 6 August, 2013
Tony Rochford – who spent over three weeks on hunger strike over the new tax earlier this summer – is organising a new protest for the end of the Dáil recess.
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 23 July, 2013
The trial of John Dundon, who is accused of the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick, had been adjourned for two weeks after a key witness was hospitalised.
# hunger-strike - Friday 12 July, 2013
Property tax hunger striker Rochford had not eaten for 23 days before last night.
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
Tony Rochford is on his 23rd day without food and feels his right to work is being denied.
# hunger-strike - Wednesday 19 June, 2013
The more than 100 detainees on hunger strike at the detention facility have said that they do not trust military doctors who engaged in painful force-feeding.
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 4 June, 2013
John Dundon is due before the Special Criminal Court today charged in connection with the 2008 murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan.
# hunger-strike - Saturday 1 June, 2013
Maria Alyokhina has announced an end to her hunger strike after 11 days as the prison has met her demands.
# hunger-strike - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
The 24-year-old is one of two members of the opposition punk band serving two years in remote prison camps over an anti-Kremlin stunt in a church last year.
# hunger-strike - Saturday 11 May, 2013
Almost two-thirds of the prisoners at Guantanamo are on a hunger strike, which entered its fourth month earlier this week.
# hunger-strike - Sunday 3 March, 2013
Armen Nazaryan is making the stance in protest at wrestling being dumped from the 2020 Olympics.
# hunger-strike - Saturday 29 December, 2012
FG chairman Charlie Flanagan said Dessie Ellis’s refusal to discuss British claims that he was involved in IRA murders were “utterly disgraceful”.
# hunger-strike - Friday 28 December, 2012
A newly-released British document claims that Ellis was involved in the murder of 50 people by the IRA in the north and south during the Troubles but he has rejected these claims.
# hunger-strike - Sunday 12 August, 2012
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
Israel has agreed to better conditions for Palestinian prisoners in return for a commitment to halt to all terrorist activity inside jails.
# hunger-strike - Monday 14 May, 2012
Egyptian and Palestinian officials could be close to reaching a deal with Israel that would end a mass hunger strike by Palestinians in Israeli jails.
# hunger-strike - Wednesday 9 May, 2012
The former prime minister has been on hunger strike for more than two weeks to protest alleged abuse.
# hunger-strike - Tuesday 8 May, 2012
Bilal Diab and Thaer Halahleh have been striking for more than 70 days. They are among more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners who are currently on hunger strike.
# hunger-strike - Wednesday 25 April, 2012
Human rights activist Abdulhadi Al Khawaja, who previously worked for the Dublin-based Frontline Defenders, has been on hunger strike in Bahrain since 8 February.