The Guardian: Palestinian theatre director Zakaria Zubeidi is released on bail

Co-founder of Jenin’s Freedom Theatre, who faces charges over an attack on the home of Jenin governor Qaddura Musa, has been released on bail following a series of hunger strikes.

The imprisoned theatre director Zakaria Zubeidi has been released on bailby Palestinian security forces, following a series of hunger strikes.

The co-founder of Jenin’s Freedom Theatre, a drama group active in the northern West Bank, had been detained in Jericho since 13 May following a wave of arrests by the Palestinian Authority. Charges were not brought against him for more than four months.

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