Tag Archives: Joseph

Building Solidarity for Georges Abdallah

By: Joseph Abdallah Published Wednesday, February 13, 2013 On 21 November 2012, a French court finally ordered the release of Georges Abdallah from prison and his immediate return to his country of origin, Lebanon. French Minister of Interior Manuel Valls was given until 14 January 2013 to sign the deportation papers, which he has refused to do until this day. ... Read More »

Georges Abdallah: Not a “Humanitarian” Case

By: Joseph Abdallah Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati deserves credit for raising Georges Ibrahim Abdallah’s case with the French authorities during his latest trip to France earlier this month. Abdallah’s family and those campaigning for his freedom (which include Lebanese, Arab, and European groups), see it is a major step forward. For 28 years (the time Abdallah, now 61, has ... Read More »

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