TITLE

High Court orders temporary release of hunger-striking Palestinian prisoner

PUB. DATE
August 2015
SOURCE
Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;8/19/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
(JTA) - Mohammad Allaan, the Palestinian prisoner and alleged Islamic Jihad member whose months-long hunger strike has drawn international attention, will be temporarily released from administrative detention.
ACCESSION #
110041444

 

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