Israeli lawmakers to eliminate prisoner’s phone privileges

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Israel has released a Palestinian prisoner, after he agreed to end a 56-day hunger strike. Meanwhile, Israel lawmakers are debating a measure to cut Palestinian prisoner phone privileges. Legislators say it’s a move that aimed at reducing security risks, but families say it is an unfair collective punishment.CCTV’s Stephanie Freid filed the report from Ofer Prison, Israel.

Israeli lawmakers to eliminate prisoner\'s phone privileges

Israeli lawmakers to eliminate prisoner\'s phone privileges

Israel has released a Palestinian prisoner, after he agreed to end a 56-day hunger strike. Meanwhile, Israel lawmakers are debating a measure to cut Palestinian prisoner phone privileges. Legislators say it's a move that aimed at reducing security risks, but families say it is an unfair collective punishment.CCTV's Stephanie Freid filed the report from Ofer Prison, Israel.