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Daughter of Palestinian leader Khalida Jarrar found dead

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July 11, 2021 at 10:02 pm

Member of Palestinian Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) and former lawmaker at the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) Khalida Jarrar (C) is seen as she is welcomed by her supporters and relatives after she was released from detention lasted 20 months, in front of her house in Nablus, West Bank on February 28, 2019 [Issam Rimawi – Anadolu Agency]

The dead body of Suha, the daughter of the iconic PFLP leader Khalida Jarrar, has been found near Palestine medical complex in Ramallah.

Khalida Jarrar MP of the leftist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), was arrested in her home in Ramallah on 31 October 2019 and charged with “assuming a position in the PFLP, which is banned by the Israeli military.” She is currently serving a two year sentence.

Jarrar is one of the prominent leaders of the PFLP, the second largest faction in the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) in the West Bank, and was elected a member of the former Legislative Council.

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