Tragic death of former detainee Faraj Hassan

Former detainee Faraj Hassan died in a tragic accident on the morning of 16 August 2010.

Faraj Hassan fought against various forms of detention without charge in the UK since 2002. During his detention he faced the threat of deportation to Libya as well as being subjected to a control order. 8 months ago he finally managed to secure his freedom and used the time he had free in order to work on behalf of those still detained without charge or trial.

On the morning of 16 August 2010, Faraj Hassan passed away after a tragic motorcycle accident. He leaves behind a wife and three young children.