PA Minister for Prisoner Affairs says he met with Dichter over Barghouti release

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 4, 2007 21:14

Palestinian Authority Minister for Prisoner Affairs Ashraf al-Ajrami claimed Thursday that he met with Public Security Minister Avi Dichter on Tuesday to discuss the release of prisoners from Israeli jails; among them - Tanzim leader Marwan Barghouti. The minister told Palestinian news agency, Ma'an, that the meeting with Dichter was a first and that the two discussed alleviations for sick detainees. The men also discussed issues concerning prisoners in solitary confinement and family visits.


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