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Torture and death: a political prisoner’s story in Western Sahara (middleeasteye.net)

Amnesty International on Wednesday broke news that seven Sahrawi hunger strikers had ended their fast, reportedly after being promised better prison conditions, but the victory is a small one and only helps to illustrate the wider abuses going on behind the scenes in the Western Sahara.

Last Sunday, Moroccan security forces arrested six Sahrawi demonstrators in the occupied territory of Western Sahara after protests broke out in response to the death of a hunger striking Sahrawi prisoner, Hassana al-Wali.

– See more at: http://www.middleeasteye.net/in-depth/features/western-sahara-607501312#sthash.knC3aVpx.dpuf

Torture and death: a political prisoner’s story in Western Sahara – See more at: http://www.middleeasteye.net/in-depth/features/western-sahara-607501312#sthash.knC3aVpx.dpuf


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