Israel/OT: Further information on Prisoner of conscience/detention without charge or trial/torture/ill-treatment: 'Abed al-Rahman al-Ahmar
Abed al-Rahman al-Ahmar is now the subject of a six-month administrative detention order, which allows the Israeli authorities to detain him without charge or trial until February 2002. The order is renewable indefinitely. He is now in Megiddo prison, in Israel. Amnesty International considers him to be a prisoner of conscience.