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Latest update : 2013-02-22

Israel's Prisoner X: when does national security trump civil liberties? (part 2)

It’s not just Australians who want answers over the alleged suicide of a dual citizen in an Israeli cell. Long known as Prisoner X, the case of Ben Zygier sparks heated discussion over how much the public should know.

  • Gil MIHAELY. Columnist, Yedioth Ahronoth;
  • Ron SOFER. Lawyer at the Paris and New York Bars;
  • Amélie LEFEBVRE. Jurist at Paris law firm Bourdon, Voituriez & Associates;
  • John LYONS. Middle East Correspondent, The Australian (from Jerusalem);

Produced by Anelise Borges, François Picard, Mary Colombel, Christopher Davis.

Watch the first part here.

By Anelise Borges

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2014-10-30 Israel

Israel-Palestinian territories: Can there be an end to the historic conflict?

"A declaration of war". Those were the strong words from Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas after a day of violence in Jerusalem. First, right-wing Jewish activist Yehuda Glick was...

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2014-10-30 Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel-Palestinian territories: Can there be an end to the historic conflict? (part 2)

"Deplorable". The word was used by Israel to describe Sweden's decision to officially recognise a Palestinian state. Although 135 countries have already recognised Palestine,...

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2014-10-29 Kobane

The battle for Kobane: Peshmerga, FSA join fight against IS group

The battle of Kobane has been raging for weeks, but the cavalry may finally be on its way. A group of Free Syrian Army fighters, with estimated numbers ranging from 50 to 150,...

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2014-10-29 Free Syrian Army

The battle for Kobane: Peshmerga, FSA join fight against IS group (part 2)

The battle of Kobane has been raging for weeks, but the cavalry may finally be on its way. A group of Free Syrian Army fighters, with estimated numbers ranging from 50 to 150,...

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2014-10-28 immigration

Europe's troubled seas: UK axes support for migrant rescue operation (part 2)

Migrants have turned Calais into a "lawless jungle", and it is "time to wage war on this phenomenon". Those were the views of France's National Front leader Marine Le Pen as she...

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