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    • Ehud
    • 22.10.07 | 19:00 (IST)

    Prison riots usually end much bloodier. Several days ago, e.g. Aljazeerah reported: " Three people have been killed and 13 injured after a revolt at a Russian youth detention centre, Russia's Interfax news agency has reported. The guards had fired directly at prisoners after coming under attack in the wake of an escape attempt, Eduard Petrukhin, deputy director of the federal prison service, said. Same goes for prison riots in the US and Europe. So before anybody suggests "excessive force" - take a deep breath and think Other prisoners joined the uprising, setting several buildings on fire and breaking windows. Eventually about 250 people, nearly half the prison's inmates, took part in the uprising, Petrukhin said.

    from the article: PA blasts Israel for riot in Ketziot Prison, which leaves dozens hurt
    First published 00:00 22.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 22.10.07
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