ADC Live on Al-Jazeera to Discuss Release of Sami Al-Haj from Guantanamo
Washington, DC | May 5, 2008| www.adc.org | The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) will be represented live by Kareem Shora, National Executive Director, on the Al-Jazeera Arabic news satellite television network.
Shora will appear live on Al-Jazeera‘s primetime news program “Ma Warr‘a Al Khabar” (“Behind the Headlines”) from 2:30 to 3:00 pm EST (from 9:30 to 10:00 pm in most of the Middle East). He will be discussing the release of Al Jazeera journalist Sami Al-Haj from the Guantanamo Bay prison after over six-years of detention. This past Friday, Al-Haj landed in his native Sudan on board a US military plane (See: http://www.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSL0114411520080502 ). Shora will address the legal issues surrounding the Guantanamo detentions under both US and international law.
As with all live television programming, the show is subject to change without notice.