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Israeli Ofer military court sentences four Palestinians to continued administrative detentions

Oct. 26, 2008 1:52 P.M. (Updated: Oct. 26, 2008 1:52 P.M.)
Bethlehem - Ma'an - Four Palestinians from the Bethlehem area have been sentenced to varying periods of administrative detention at the military court in Ofer prison west of Ramallah.

A lawyer from the Palestinian Prisoners Society reported the sentences on Sunday and identified the prisoners as:

Omar Muhammad Moussa Ubayyat, sentenced to six months administrative detention,

Mohammad Hussein Taqatqah, sentenced to four months administrative detention,

Yousef Mohammad Suleiman, sentenced to six months administrative detention, and

Nidal Hmeid Suman sentenced to six months administrative detention.

The lawyer also noted that there are seventy-five Prisoners at Ofer from the Bethlehem area, most of whom receive three back-to-back detention sentences.

The Prisoners' society condemned continuation of such detentions and called on the international community to end such a policy.
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