Tag Archives: Georges Ibrahim Abdallah

Georges Ibrahim Abdalah – documentary part 2

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Yves BONNET testimony about Georges Ibrahim Abdallah

Yves Bonnet, former director of the DST (direction de la surveillance du territoire), said in an interview: “It is abnormal and outrageous to keep Georges Ibrahim Abdallah imprisoned . He also believes that “he had the right to claim the acts committed by farl as acts of resistance. to remember the context of the massacres of Sabra and Shatila whose perpetrators ... Read More »

Activists chant “Free Georges” while François Hollande inaugurate a bridge

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Free Georges Abdallah: Protest, Beirut, July 14, 2012

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Sofiane Ghaza sing for Georges Abdallah

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Georges Ibrahim Abdalah – documentary part 1

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An open letter to François Hollande

François Hollande

He spent more time in prison than Nelson Mandela. He is the oldest political prisoner in Europe and probably one of the longest held in the world. On 24 October 2013, he will begin his thirtieth year of detention. Georges Ibrahim Abdallah was sentenced Oct. 24, 1987 to life imprisonment. He may receive a parole since 1999. And yet, even ... Read More »

Georges Abdallah: Three Decades of Birthdays in French Prison

The Abdallah family no longer believes the promises of the French government, which has repeatedly postponed Georges’ release.

By: Bassam Alkantar Yesterday, Lebanese prisoner Georges Abdallah turned 62 inside the French Lannemezan Prison, but there was no birthday cake or celebration. Abdallah, the longest serving political prisoner in a European prison, spent the day on a hunger strike in solidarity with Basque prisoners protesting the death of Xabier Lopez Peña on Saturday. On 24 October 2012, Abdallah marked his ... Read More »

Activists rename Clemenceau street after Georges Abdallah

A sign formerly indicating Clemenceau street was replaced by a graffiti reading "Georges Abdallah street" (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

A group named “Comrades of Georges Abdallah” took to the streets of Beirut on Thursday night to graffiti over French street names and replace them with “Georges Abdallah Street.” Signs indicating Clemenceau and Charles de Gaulle streets were painted over in black with new inscriptions painted next to them, in the latest action by Abdallah supporters to protest the Lebanese ... Read More »

Hezbollah Calls for Widest Campaign of Solidarity with Struggler George Abdallah

Vice president of the political office in Hezbollah Mahmoud Kamati during a press conference in solidarity with Abdallah

Hezbollah criticized Monday the French authorities’ repeated tardiness in releasing Lebanese struggler Georges Ibrahim Abdallah, and considered it a result of “the American Administration’s blackmail campaign in this case”. In a statement it issued, Hezbollah Media Relations indicated that “this new French measure is excessiveness in the series of oppression which this struggling hero is being exposed to, and which ... Read More »

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