South African leaders on solidarity hunger strike with Palestinian prisoners

As the mass hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners now on its 27th day continues, several South African politicians, journalists and activists have declared a 24-hour hunger strike between the 14th and 15th of May in show of solidarity.
 
The Palestinian National Initiative (PNI) multiple people of high stature in the South African community and government will partake in the solidarity-strike to show their support of the Palestinian prisoners demands. The list of people participating includes the South African minister of health, minister of science, minister of communications and minister of industry and economic development along with several deputies, journalists, activists and African National Congress officials and leaders.
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