A PIC news correspondent said Abu al-Heija has been subjected to dire detention circumstance in the solitary lock down of Eshel jail, in Beer Sheba, after he expressed his protest over IPS mistreatment of Palestinian detainees.
Arbitrary and exhausting inter-prison transfers have been carried out by the IPS over recent days as part of a psycho-physical war waged against the Palestinian detainees.

A native of the northern occupied West Bank province of Jenin, prisoner Abu al-Heija is currently serving nine life sentences in Israeli jails.