The UN Committee Against Torture asked for the immediate release of Saharawi political prisoner Abbahah

PUSL.- According to our sources an individual complaint was presented to the Committee against Torture (CAT) in May this year by his lawyer Maître Olfa Ouled. The CAT answered Immediately after to the request of urgent measures and asked the Moroccan Government to put an end to the prolonged isolation that Abbahah is enduring now for 8 months.

Mr. Abbahah should be released regarding his health status, the Committee said.

Interim measure are given by the CAT as a protection until the final decision on the case is given.

Maître Olfa Ouled did not want to comment on the ongoing procedures in the Committee against Torture, since these procedures are lengthy and confidential.

But the defense lawyer of 18 political prisoners of the Gdeim Izik Group reaffirms that she will continue to fight on the legal front to protect the life of these innocent men who are dying. According to her, all the group has to be protected since injuries are caused to their health. Read more

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Hassan Dah, Saharawi political prisoner placed in isolation has started a hunger strike

PUSL.- Hassan Dah Sahrawi political prisoner from Gdeim Izik’s group, currently in Kenitra prison, was put in isolation yesterday after a family member’s visit and started an open hunger strike.

The political prisoner who is serving a sentence of 25 years claims the right to continue studying and to make his doctorate and protests against the treatment to which he has been subjected.

The administratios of the various prisons in which the political prisoners of the Gdeim Izik group are detained have put these detainees in solitary confinement and punishment cells at random and without any justification. Read more

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