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Palestinian released from Israel jails after 30 years

After serving 30 years inside Israeli prisons, Israeli forces released Palestinian Mahmoud Jabarin from prison

Israeli occupation forces yesterday released Palestinian Mahmoud Jabarin after he served 30 years inside Israeli prisons.

In a statement, the Palestinian Prisoners Society said that the Israeli occupation released 55-year-old Jabarin from the northern Hadarim prison after the end of his sentence.

Relatives and friends waited for Jabarin in front of Al-Naqab Prison, but the Israeli occupation moved him to the Hadarim Prison the night before his release to stifle any celebrations.

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However, crowds of people received him near to his home.Jabarin was arrested in October 1988 and sentenced to 30 years in prison for taking part in a military operation that led to the death of an Israeli soldier.

Upon his release Jabarin visited his mother's grave and greeted his ailing father who is bedbound.

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