Prison sentences…extensions of arrest…release
November 12, 2017

The occupation courts’ judges issued prison sentences against several young Jerusalemite men and children.

Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud explained that the judges sentenced the following:

  • Mustafa Abu Ghazaleh: Actual imprisonment for 10 months and a 1000-NIS fine.
  • Yazan Basti: Actual imprisonment for 8 months and a 1000-NIS fine.
  • Mohammad Ateeq: Actual imprisonment for 8 months and a 1000-NIS fine.
  • Mohammad Mkheimar: Actual imprisonment for 6 months and a 2000-NIS fine.
  • Ahmad Abu Ghannam: Actual imprisonment for 6 months and a 2000-NIS fine.
  • Rami Barakat: Actual imprisonment for 10 months and a 2000-NIS fine.

Extensions of arrest

Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud explained that the judges extended the arrest of Mohammad Salman, Abed Abu Saymeh and Mohammad Abu Saymeh until 11/12/2017, Amir Abu Mefreh, Abdelrahman Shweiki, Emran Mustafa and Khaled Abu Mayaleh until 14/11/2017, Mustafa Abulhawa and Raed Sayyad until 13/11/2017, Issam Abu Farha until 15/11/2017, Ahmad Tarwa and Tamer Mleihat until 18/12/2017, Suleiman Saeed until 14/1/2018, Mo’men Abu Sharkh until 13/11/2017.

Releases

Lawyer Mahmoud added that the judge decided to release Qusai Zaytoon and Mahdi Mansour on condition of house-arrest for two weeks while allowing them to go to school.

The judge also decided to release Hashem Abulhawa and Mahmoud Abulhawa on condition of house-arrest for 7 days and a 1000-NIS bail for each; Mahmoud Gheith was also released.