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Palestinian prisoner from West Bank dies in Israeli prison: official

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

RAMALLAH, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- A Palestinian prisoner from the southern Gaza Strip town of Hebron died on Friday in an Israeli prison, a senior Palestinian official told Xinhua.
Qadoura Fares, chairman of the Palestinian Prisoner Club Association, said that prisoner Wissam Shalaldeh, 28 years old from Hebron, died in the Israeli prison of "Rimon."
Fares said that Shalaldeh is serving a seven-year imprisonment in the Israeli prison, adding that he already spent three years of his sentence.