The release of a woman from Silwan after detaining and investigating her
September 26, 2013

The Israeli police released 46-old Um Fadi Maragha on Thursday after detaining and investigating her in Salah Eddin Street police station. Um Fadi’s son, Fadi, said that a large Israeli force raided their home in Silwan in a provocative way and took his mother’s ID under the pretext of having workers from the West Bank in her house. Fadi denied have any workers and said that they are doing internal renovations in their house. Fadi added that the police detained his mother’s ID and asked her to go to Salah Eddin Street police station. The police investigated her and then released her on condition of coming back on Sunday to continue investigation. It is noteworthy that the police arrested four workers from the West Bank in Silwan on Thursday morning and took them to an unknown location.