3 Palestinians released from Israeli prisons
Published Sunday 08/12/2013 (updated) 10/12/2013 10:56
JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces on Sunday released three Palestinian prisoners from Jerusalem after the completion of their sentences.
The Committee for the Families of Jerusalem Prisoners said in a statement that the Israeli prison administration released Nasser Yakoub Yassin Abu al-Suood, 45, who served a 26 month sentence.
During his time in prison, al-Suood participated in a hunger strike and was beaten once, the statement said. He was a lecturer at al-Quds University at the time of his arrest.
Ezzedin Atton, 19, and Ayub Noman Affana, 19, from the Sur Bahir neighborhood were also released after serving eight-month sentences.