TITLE

Former hunger-striking Palestinian prisoner released

PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;12/23/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
JERUSALEM (JTA) -- Palestinian prisoner Samer Issawi, who gained attention for his eight-month hunger strike, was released a second time from an Israeli jail.
ACCESSION #
97426384

 

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