SAHARAWI POLITICAL PRISONER LAHOUCINE AMAADOUR (HUSEIN BRAHIM) SENTENCED TO 12 YEARS

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PUSL.- Today the court of appeal in Marrakesh sentenced the young Saharawi Lahoucine Amaadour to 12 years in prison.

Several international observers attended the trial.

The trial of Mr. Amaadour was adjourned several times. The young activist was in detention since January 17, 2019 without being tried. 314 days of arbitrary detention without trial, which is far beyond the deadline set by Moroccan law of 30 days renewable twice.

More information on this case here: https://porunsaharalibre.org/en/?s=Amaadour