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  Iyar 19, 5770 , 03/05/10

Amnesty Defends Convicted Hizbullah Operatives

Amnesty International has called for the retrial of 26 defendants convicted in Cairo of working for Lebanon's Hizbullah and planning to launch terror attacks in Egypt.

Amnesty claims that the convictions were based on confessions which were obtained under torture.

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