Day: May 19, 2020

Palestinian Hunger-striking Prisoner Transferred to Solitary Confinement by Israeli Authorities

Palestinian demonstrators hold images of Sami Janazreh in Hebron. (Photo: File) Israeli Prison Service today transferred a hunger-striking Palestinian prisoner to solitary confinement, according to a statement released by the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS). PPS said that the Israeli Prison Service (IPS) placed Sami Janazreh, […]

Partial measures compromise effectiveness of efforts to combat COVID-19

Newswise — IBARAKI, Japan–Comprehensive implementation of COVID-19 infection prevention measures boosts their effectiveness, while partial implementation compromises it. These are the findings from a study led by Prof. Setsuya Kurahashi at the Faculty of Business Sciences, University of Tsukuba. The team developed an agent-based computer […]