Israel to crack down on Hamas prisoners‘ contact with Gaza leadership

30.06.2011                      28.Siwan, 5771                      Jom Kippur Katan


Israel to crack down on Hamas prisoners' contact with Gaza leadership

New move comes as government steps up effort to toughen conditions of Palestinian security prisoners.

Public Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovich announced Wednesday that Israel intends on restricting the ability of Hamas prisoners in Israeli jails to communicate with Hamas activists in other jails as well as the Hamas leadership outside the prison.
Israel Prison Service will soon be purchasing devices meant to disrupt cell phone to tower frequencies and install them in Israel's security prisons. The devices will toughen the Hamas prisoners' ability to use smuggled cell phones to coordinate plans with the Hamas leadership and other Hamas prisoners in different jails….