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Bobby Sands’ spokesman, close friend calls on Israel to immediately release Khader Adnan

Ali Abunimah, Feb 20, 2012 Electronic Intifada | IMEU Bobby Sands died on 5 May 1981, aged 27, after 66 days on hunger strike against British refusal to grant political status to him and other Irish republican prisoners. Today, as Khader Adnan is on his 65th day of hunger strike, the Secretary of the Bobby […]

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From Muhammad Bouazizi to Khadr Adnan, oppressors know that their days are numbered

MEMO | Saturday, 18 February 2012 13:30 The Irish republican legend Bobby Sands died after 66 days; Khadr Adnan has now passed 62 days and the clock is ticking. After sixty days on hunger strike, Palestinian detainee Khadr Adnan remains shackled to a bed in an Israeli hospital in Safad. Mr Adnan is not an […]

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