He served 11 of his 18 years in
was released from Prison
in 2004 but instead of being allowed to leave Israel, as was his wish and legal right, he was placed under strict restrictions
depriving him of many of his
civil and fundamental rights, including the right to move freely, right to have contacts with foreigners.
For exercising this latter Right Mordechai Vanunu has been returned to prison on 23rd May,2010 (Eshel Prison) for three months detention.