Extending the arrest of 12 Jerusalemites and releasing five others
June 28, 2015

The Magistrate judge extended last Sunday the arrest of 12 Jerusalemites and released 5 others. Wadi Hilweh Information Center’s lawyer explained that the Magistrate judge extended the arrest of the two minors Ahmad Dab’i (17) and Mustafa Dab’i (17) until Monday; note that they were arrested on Saturday night and sign of beating were obvious on them. The lawyer added that the Magistrate judge also extended the arrest of Murad Alqam (14), Nour Eddin Abu Hadwan (15), Omar Tawil (14), Omar Yassin (14, American citizen), Mohammad Tayeh and Saleh Shtayyeh (15) from Beit Hanina and Mohammad Mughrabi from Al-Sowaneh until 1/7/2015. The judge also released Mahmoud Shahin, Mousa Abulhawa (16) without any conditions and extended the arrest of Mohammad Mughrabi until 2/7/2015. In a related matter, Al-Dameer organization lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud said that the Magistrate judge decided to release the 13-year old Mohammad Jaber from Beit Hanina with a 3-thousand NIS bail, house-arrest for 5 days but the police appealed the decision. Lawyer Mahmoud added that the Magistrate judge also decided to released Taher Sarhan, Malek Shweiki and Mohammad Naser with a third-party bail. The judge also extended the arrest of Adham Mheisen until 2/7/2015. The lawyer added that Basel Sider, Mohammad Suleiman and Nadim Obeid were presented to court and a session was scheduled for them on 16/7/2015, and a session for Mohammad Al-Qadi on 19/10/2015; note that they are not detained.