Majd Kayyal, a 22-year-old Palestinian journalist and activist, was arrested on 5 April 2014 upon returning from a trip to Jordan and Lebanon. He is being held in an Israel jail, under Shin Bet interrogation, and without legal representation. There is a press gag order on his case within Israel.
Majd is an activist in Adalah (where he was the website editor) and Balad.
He also edits the political and cultural website, Qadita and the English-language blog, Message to the Tricontinental.
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