Extending the arrest of one woman and isolating another from Al-Aqsa Mosque
January 20, 2015

The Israeli police extended on Tuesday the arrest of Souad Obeidyeh for 24 hours at Al-Maskobyeh and released the 26-year old Rawya Qawasmi on condition of isolation from Al-Aqsa Mosque for 15 days. Lawyer Ramzi Kateelat from “Lawyers for Jerusalem” said that Qawasmi was arrested near Hutta Gate and was taken to Al-Qishleh police station. After interrogating her for several hours, she was released on condition of isolation from Al-Aqsa Mosque for 15 days. Lawyer Kateelat added that the police extended the arrest of Obeidyeh for 24 hours in order to present her to the Magistrate court on Wednesday.