After Long Legal Battle, Israel to Free Darfuri Refugee Leader

Mutasim Ali, from the Darfur region of Sudan, applied for asylum more than 2.5 years ago, and has been held in the Holot detention center since May 2014.

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Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein has ordered the immediate release of one of the leaders of the asylum-seeker community. The state confirmed Monday it is freeing Mutasim Ali from the Holot detention facility.