Palestinian prisoner dies in Israel after hunger strike

By Emily Rose and Nidal Al-Mughrabi
Updated May 2 2023 - 7:37pm, first published 7:35pm
Israel had accused Palestinian Khader Adnan of affiliation with a terror group and incitement. (AP PHOTO)
Israel had accused Palestinian Khader Adnan of affiliation with a terror group and incitement. (AP PHOTO)

A Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader has died in Israeli custody after an 87-day hunger strike, the first such fatality in more than three decades, and tensions around the Gaza Strip spiked as the faction swore revenge.

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