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#FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed

FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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The Wikipedia entry on Bassel Khartabil who has been held in prison in Syria at the Wikimedia Foundation. Khartabil edited Wikipedia articles.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Timothy Vollmer of Creative Commons edits the Wikipedia entry on Bassel Khartabil who was the project lead for Creative Commons in Syria.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Timothy Vollmer of Creative Commons edits the Wikipedia entry on Bassel Khartabil who was the project lead for Creative Commons in Syria.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Timothy Vollmer of Creative Commons edits the Wikipedia entry on Bassel Khartabil who was the project lead for Creative Commons in Syria.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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#FreeBassel day in San Francisco was held at the Wikimedia Foundation which operates Wikipedia.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Timothy Vollmer of Creative Commons edits the Wikipedia entry on Bassel Khartabil who was the project lead for Creative Commons in Syria.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Sue Gardner, CEO of Wikimedia Foundation, (Center) edits a Wikipedia article on Women in Syria, as part of #FreeBassel day.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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A table with name tags for #FreeBassel day at the Wikimedia Foundation in San Francisco.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Elliott Harmon of Creative Commons works on his laptop on #FreeBassel day. Bassel Khartabil was the project lead for Creative Commons in Syria.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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The free #FreeBassel Cookbook was released on #FreeBassel day and contains recipes from his family, friends, and supporters.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Sue Gardner, CEO of Wikimedia Foundation, (at far end of table) edits a Wikipedia article on #FreeBassel day.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Bassel Khartabil who was the project lead for Creative Commons in Syria wears a Creative Commons shirt in a photo by Joi Ito on his Wikipedia page.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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The Wikipedia logo of an unfinished globe with puzzle pieces in different languages in the offices of the Wikimedia Foundation.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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Timothy Vollmer of Creative Commons and Stephen Laporte of Wikimedia Foundation on #FreeBassel day calling for the release of Bassel Khartabil.
FreeBassel day at Wikipedia calls for Bassel Khartabil to be freed
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A sign in the elevator directs people to the #FreeBassel meetup at Wikimedia Foundation to call for the release of Bassel Khartabil from prison.
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#FreeBassel day called for Bassel Khartabil to be released from prison in Syria at events around the world. He has been held since March 15, 2012. In San Francisco, people edited Wikipedia entries at the Wikimedia Foundation and talked about his work

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