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>> Israeli security officials accused this man of secretly breaking his hunger strike in prison. Marwan Barghouti, the most prominent Palestinian prisoner currently in Israeli detention. Last month, he appealed for a hunger strike to protest the inhumane treatment in Israeli jails. Over a thousand Palestinian prisoners followed his call.
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Now the Israeli government has released the footage from a secret camera in his prison cell saying his strike is politically motivated.>> Marwan Barghouti initiated this hunger strike only as a tool to advance his political career. Barghouti is a murderer and a hypocrite. While he was urging his fellow terrorists to remain steadfast in their strike and encouraging others to join, he himself was sneaking food behind their back.
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>> Others saying it's unclear from the two videos, if indeed, Barghouti's eating or when the footage was filmed. While some accuse Israeli prison guards of tempting him with food. At the start of the strike, Israeli settlers held a barbecue outside a prison as the hunger strike went on inside.
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If sustained it could pose a challenge to Israel when the U.S. President visits later this month. And will likely heighten tensions between the warring neighbors as the 50th anniversary of the Israeli occupation approaches early next month.>>