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# Hunger Strike

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Richard Ratcliffe on day 20 of hunger strike over wife’s detention in Iran
Alexei Navalny to end prison hunger strike
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny’s doctors prevented from seeing him in prison hospital
'Pushed to breaking point': Mass hunger strike at Egyptian prison
British-Iranian woman begins fresh hunger strike in Tehran jail
Time for Irish unity referendum is drawing near, says Mary Lou McDonald
Man caught with bomb during Queen's visit quits hunger strike after 11 days
Israel gives in to hunger strikers' demands as Palestinian prisoners call off protest
Israeli activists taunt Palestinian hunger strikers by having barbecue outside prison
'His spirit is finally broken': MEP claims Ibrahim Halawa is 'being kept alive by glucose injections'
Family statement says Ibrahim Halawa moved to prison hospital
Russia orders prison inmate on hunger strike to pay his own medical costs
Hunger-striking Iranian man to be granted access to asylum process
Chelsea Manning begins hunger strike in military prison
Irish prisons ran out of overtime cash in 1984 - so they started letting prisoners go early
Crucifixion and electrocution - the horrendous conditions of Ibrahim Halawa's captivity
Ibrahim Halawa's hunger strike is 'unlikely to serve any positive purpose at all'
"We are winning this campaign": Families tell water protesters to stop hunger strike
A man in his 70s has gone on hunger strike to save his local post office
Thirteen inmates who had been on hunger strike die of poisoning in Venezuela
This Cork man is on hunger strike to protest against the water charges
Trial of human rights activist 'based on scant and dubious evidence'
Extra services put in place at Direct Provision centre after protests
Ibrahim Halawa on hunger strike in Egyptian prison
Brevik wants to hunger strike for better video games
Ukraine: Jailed opposition leader goes on hunger strike as protests continue
US court takes up appeal on Gitmo force-feeding
Hunger-striking Pussy Riot inmate says prison took away her water
Pussy Riot member on hunger strike over 'slave labour' at gulag-style prison
Column: Why is Guantanamo Bay still open?
Scott Fitzsimmons
Property tax hunger striker wants to block returning TDs from entering Dáil
John Dundon murder trial to resume at Special Criminal Court
Tony Rochford ends hunger strike after doctor’s report
Property tax hunger striker: Meeting with Taoiseach must happen soon
150 doctors write to Obama offering services to Guantánamo hunger strikers
Dundon trial to begin as he is hospitalised following prison hunger strike
Jailed Pussy Riot member ends hunger strike
Jailed Pussy Riot member to go on hunger strike
Pressure grows on Obama to free hunger strikers - or put them on trial
Bulgaria wrestling coach on hunger strike