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Israel and the Occupied Territories: Riyad Muhammed Atari: Administrative detention

, Index number: MDE 15/014/1991

The above-named, a student from Arrabeh near Jenin on the West Bank, was arrested on 15 December 1990 and issued with a 12-month administrative detention order. At his appeal, the authorities apparently alleged that he was a member of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine and was involved in intifada-related activities. The appeal resulted in the reduction of his detention order to six months.

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