Israel just freed its youngest Palestinian prisoner

Dima al-Wawi
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Israel just freed a 12-year-old girl believed to be the youngest Palestinian ever imprisoned, the nation's prison service said Sunday.

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Julie Kliegman

Julie Kliegman is a freelance writer based in New York. Her work has appeared in BuzzFeed, Vox, Mental Floss, Paste, the Tampa Bay Times and PolitiFact. Her cats can do somersaults.