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  7/6/2014, Tammuz 8, 5774

Muslim-American Organization: Act to Release Beaten Youth


The Council for Islamic-American Relations, an organization active in the southern state of Florida, has asked the US Department of State to demand the release of the Palestinian Arab youth, Tarek Abu Khdeir, who was documented being held by Israeli border guard police.

Spokesperson for the US State Department, Jen Psaki, condemned the event on Saturday and called for an investigation of the circumstances surrounding the event.