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Activists Call for Release of Detained Palestinian Feminists

The court-issued detention of Khalida Jarrar and Khitam Saafin, two influential Palestine feminist activists, was extended by Ofer Israeli military judiciaries on Wednesday.

The military court claimed it needed more time to investigate the five computers which were taken from Jarrar’s home at the time of her arrest. Read more.

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