The Israeli military released conscientious objector Tair Kaminer from prison and military service on Monday citing a recruitment board's findings she was not fit to serve due to "poor behavior."
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Kaminer, 19, spent 159 days behind bars, after the military rejected her appeal for an exemption from service due to reasons of conscience. She had expressed a readiness to perform civic duties instead.
Kaminer had had her jail term extended six times since January. Her release cut short a 45-day extension of incarceration imposed on June 20.
She has served the most time in prison of any conscientious objector.
In an op-ed published by Haaretz on June 23, Kaminer wrote: I am in prison because the state does not respect my conscience. I am in prison because I am unwilling to collaborate in the crime known as 'occupation.'"