BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli prison administration refused a request from the Palestinian Authority to allow extra blankets and clothes for Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails during the recent storm, the PA prisoners' affairs minister said on Sunday.
Issa Qaraqe told
Ma'an that despite coordination between the PA, the Red Cross, and the
Ministry of Civil Affairs, the Israeli administration of Ofer prison
refused to allow hundreds of blankets prepared by the PA to be
distributed to inmates.