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2009-03-10 15:39:00

Shahin's Legal Representation Compares Blocking of www.SaveZackShahin.com to UAE Denying Zack Shahin Access to U.S. Diplomats Following His Arrest in March 2008; "Yet Another Disturbing Action by a Country Hoping to Improve Bilateral Relations with the United States" WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. legal counsel to Zack Shahin, an American citizen who was violently detained in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on March 23, 2008; tortured and held incommunicado from family and...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'