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Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams urges Israel to release Mairead Maguire

Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams urges Israel to release Gaza aid pair
Sunday, 5 July 2009
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams today called for the release of anti-war campaigner Mairead Maguire from Israeli custody.The Peace People founder, 65, and former Irish soldier Derek Graham, 40, sailed on a ferry from Cyprus in a bid to break the blockade on the Gaza Strip with a consignment of aid....Irish Justice Minister Micheal Martin has also called for the freeing of the detained pair by Israel....They are being held in prison in Tel Aviv along with former US Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney.
Mr Adams added: "I call on the Irish government and on other EU states to demand the release of Irish and other citizens illegally arrested in international waters,....

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