Photos and videos, Amidane
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Published 03 February 2009


Amidane and the imprisoned younger brother, Elwali Amidane
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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

Amidane after police violence, University of Marrakech, 2007
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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

Amidane's 14 year old little sister after police violence, while Amidane was visiting Norway, November 2007. Read more about the November 2007 storming of their house here.
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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

Demonstration in Oslo, November 2007. Les mer her.
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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

Amidane's friend, Sultana Khaya, beaten blind by police, spring 2007. Les om Sultana i Aftenposten.
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On visit to Norway, 2007
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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

With Norwegian prime minister, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, 2007
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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: www.vest-sahara.no

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Photo: Ketil Blom Upon usage, the photographer must be contacted in advance, at ketilblom(at)gmail.com, tel +47 48278791.

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Photo: Ketil Blom Upon usage, the photographer must be contacted in advance, at ketilblom(at)gmail.com, tel +47 48278791.

Home in Western Sahara, 2008
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Photo: Maria Fonfara

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Photo: Maria Fonfara

Home in Western Sahara, 2009
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Photo: Private

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Photo: Private

Videos


University of Marrakech stormed by police, 14 May 2008. For more videos, and full format videos, se her.

Students receiving tear gas:


Tear gas raining down over university campus


Afterwards, campus looks devastated....



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