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Sabine Salameh
It has been over a decade since Lebanon carried out its last death penalty sentence. Despite the fervor of some victims’ families to carry out...
Friday, January 11, 2013
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Bassam Alkantar
Next Monday, 14 January 2013, at dawn at the latest, the gates of Lannemezan Prison in southwest France will be opened for the release of Georges...
Friday, January 11, 2013
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Fadi Abu Saada
After spending 27 years in Israeli prisons, Syrian Sidqi al-Makt from the occupied Golan Heights was released on Wednesday to a hero’s welcome in his...
Saturday, August 25, 2012
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Mohammad al-Hajj
Yassin al-Haj Saleh was on his way to becoming a physician. But the detention and incarceration of the Syrian writer in 1980, when he was a 20 year...
Friday, July 13, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
Burqin, Occupied West Bank – A tent, decorated with the flags of Palestinian political factions and posters of 29-year-old Hana, adorns the front...
Monday, March 26, 2012
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Faris Taleb, Fadi Abu Saada
The Palestinian prisoners’ movement will never forget Khader Adnan. Its history will record that his “battle of the empty intestines,” as...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
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Fadi Abu-Saada
Hanan Ashrawi was the public face of the PLO for many years. In a one on one interview, she speaks about the complexity of Palestinian reconciliation...
Friday, February 10, 2012
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Amal Khalil
Eight years ago this week, Lebanon’s Anwar Yassine was freed after 17 years of captivity as part of a prisoner exchange deal between Israel and...
Sunday, January 29, 2012
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Othman Tazghart
It is an open secret that radical rebel Georges Abdallah, largely ignored by western media, was illegally sentenced to life in prison close to three...
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
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