go on hunger strike in English
Last month I went on hunger strike specifically to draw President Medvedev's attention to this issue.
Accused of spying, sentenced to eight years and imprisoned, she went on hunger strike.
As a result, 36 people were arrested; they had no option but to go on hunger strike.
Several thousand workers went on hunger strike today in order to enforce their rights.
Our colleague, Andrey Shantarovich, actually went on hunger strike as a result of his paper being shut down.
She has been held illegally for more than three months, during which time she has gone on hunger strike.
In protest at the false charges and the lack of a fair trial she went on hunger strike.
(EL) Mr President, let us pay tribute to the memory of Nikos Aslamazidis, of the Saint-Nazaire dockyard, who went on hunger strike.
I appeal to you to ensure that this unfortunate case, for which Václav Havel has already gone on hunger strike, is resolved under your Presidency.
In 2004 Salih Osman himself was imprisoned for seven months without being charged, and it was only when he went on hunger strike that he was released.