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Israel: Further information on fear of torture / legal concern:

, Index number: MDE 15/098/1997

'Ali 'Abd al-Nabi 'Atiya, Mahmud Yusef Basha, Muhammad Hassan Hashem, Khalil Hassan Hasshem, Yusef Hussayn Shalhub, Akram Ba'lbeki, Yahiya al-Asmar, Fahd Rimal, Yahiya 'Abbud, Bahiya Ba'lbeki (f) and Usama Nur al-Din: The South Lebanon Army has reportedly released Yusef Hussayn Shalhub and Mahmud Yusef Basha from Khiam Detention Centre. AI remains concerned about the well-being of the nine other detainees.

EXTERNAL AI Index: MDE 15/98/97
1 December 1997
Further information on UA 375/97 (MDE 15/97/97, 28 November 1997) - Fear of
Torture / Legal Concern
ISRAEL/SOUTH LEBANON ’Ali ‘Abd al-Nabi ‘Atiya, aged 17
Mahmud Yusef Basha, aged 20
Muhammad Hassan Hashem, aged 52
Khalil Hassan Hashem, aged 40
Yusef Hussayn Shalhub, aged 20
Akram Ba’lbeki
Yahiya al-Asmar
Fahd Rimal
Yahiya ‘Abbud
Bahiya Ba’lbeki (f)
Usama Nur al-Din
The South Lebanon Army (SLA) has reportedly released Yusef Hussayn Shalhub
and Mahmud Yusef Basha from Khiam Detention Centre.
Amnesty International remains concerned about the well-being of the other nine
detainees, who remain in detention at Khiam.
This is additional information. Appeals for Yusef Hussayn Shalhub and Mahmud
Yusef Basha should cease.
Action for the other nine detainees should continue as specified in the original
UA.

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