Outside one of three large tents at the Järntorget Square in Göteborg Sweden.
       
     
 Thaer and Raed inside one of the tents, on the 22nd day without food.
       
     
 Twenty six years old Thaer Hassouna from Gaza. Three of his cousins, eight, nine and ten years old died on a playground in a rocket attack. 
       
     
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 Too weak to get up or speak after three weeks of no food intake. 
       
     
 Children's writing on a wall near the three tents., "You are strong, we will win this together".
       
     
 Weekly concerts took place at Järntorget to gather people and give support to the Palestinians.
       
     
 The hope for justice stays alive by celebrating through traditional Palestinians dance and music.
       
     
 The hope for justice stays alive by celebrating through traditional Palestinians dance and music.
       
     
 Palestinian flag as a reminder of their country and culture.
       
     
 Amnetsi for Palestinians now
       
     
 Mohammed and I were communicating on his iphone by translating  from English to Arabic. " I am dreaming of a life with my family in peace, without wars."
       
     
 On the 26th day without food, a meeting inside the tents after hearing that the Swedish immigration board refuses to cooperate due to immigration law restrictions.
       
     
 After 27 days of starvation the Swedish immigration board finally agreed to cooperate and promised to reopen each case by early October 2014 for further examination, the board stated that none of them will receive a negative answer.
       
     
 Swedish pop artist, Adam Tensta came to give a concert to celebrate and support the Palestinian men. Taking a selfie with some of the  men.
       
     
 As a partial victory due to the Swedish immigration board agreeing to reopen each cases, the Palestinian men decided to celebrate by eating food for the first time in almost four weeks. 
       
     
 Palestinian dance at the Järntorget square.
       
     
 Osama: "We have to always strive for the best, for a better future, for our children. I haven't seen my family for over 10 years, can you imagine what that is like? but I see all your smiling faces coming here and supporting us, it gives me great hope."
       
     
 Outside one of three large tents at the Järntorget Square in Göteborg Sweden.
       
     

Outside one of three large tents at the Järntorget Square in Göteborg Sweden.

 Thaer and Raed inside one of the tents, on the 22nd day without food.
       
     

Thaer and Raed inside one of the tents, on the 22nd day without food.

 Twenty six years old Thaer Hassouna from Gaza. Three of his cousins, eight, nine and ten years old died on a playground in a rocket attack. 
       
     

Twenty six years old Thaer Hassouna from Gaza. Three of his cousins, eight, nine and ten years old died on a playground in a rocket attack. 

2008-01-01 12.01.02.jpg
       
     
2008-01-01 12.00.42.jpg
       
     
2008-01-01 12.02.21.jpg
       
     
 Too weak to get up or speak after three weeks of no food intake. 
       
     

Too weak to get up or speak after three weeks of no food intake. 

 Children's writing on a wall near the three tents., "You are strong, we will win this together".
       
     

Children's writing on a wall near the three tents., "You are strong, we will win this together".

 Weekly concerts took place at Järntorget to gather people and give support to the Palestinians.
       
     

Weekly concerts took place at Järntorget to gather people and give support to the Palestinians.

 The hope for justice stays alive by celebrating through traditional Palestinians dance and music.
       
     

The hope for justice stays alive by celebrating through traditional Palestinians dance and music.

 The hope for justice stays alive by celebrating through traditional Palestinians dance and music.
       
     

The hope for justice stays alive by celebrating through traditional Palestinians dance and music.

 Palestinian flag as a reminder of their country and culture.
       
     

Palestinian flag as a reminder of their country and culture.

 Amnetsi for Palestinians now
       
     

Amnetsi for Palestinians now

 Mohammed and I were communicating on his iphone by translating  from English to Arabic. " I am dreaming of a life with my family in peace, without wars."
       
     

Mohammed and I were communicating on his iphone by translating  from English to Arabic. " I am dreaming of a life with my family in peace, without wars."

 On the 26th day without food, a meeting inside the tents after hearing that the Swedish immigration board refuses to cooperate due to immigration law restrictions.
       
     

On the 26th day without food, a meeting inside the tents after hearing that the Swedish immigration board refuses to cooperate due to immigration law restrictions.

 After 27 days of starvation the Swedish immigration board finally agreed to cooperate and promised to reopen each case by early October 2014 for further examination, the board stated that none of them will receive a negative answer.
       
     

After 27 days of starvation the Swedish immigration board finally agreed to cooperate and promised to reopen each case by early October 2014 for further examination, the board stated that none of them will receive a negative answer.

 Swedish pop artist, Adam Tensta came to give a concert to celebrate and support the Palestinian men. Taking a selfie with some of the  men.
       
     

Swedish pop artist, Adam Tensta came to give a concert to celebrate and support the Palestinian men. Taking a selfie with some of the  men.

 As a partial victory due to the Swedish immigration board agreeing to reopen each cases, the Palestinian men decided to celebrate by eating food for the first time in almost four weeks. 
       
     

As a partial victory due to the Swedish immigration board agreeing to reopen each cases, the Palestinian men decided to celebrate by eating food for the first time in almost four weeks. 

 Palestinian dance at the Järntorget square.
       
     

Palestinian dance at the Järntorget square.

 Osama: "We have to always strive for the best, for a better future, for our children. I haven't seen my family for over 10 years, can you imagine what that is like? but I see all your smiling faces coming here and supporting us, it gives me great hope."
       
     

Osama: "We have to always strive for the best, for a better future, for our children. I haven't seen my family for over 10 years, can you imagine what that is like? but I see all your smiling faces coming here and supporting us, it gives me great hope."