Extending the arrest of the governor of Jerusalem
October 21, 2018

 

The Magistrate judge extended the arrest of the governor of Jerusalem until Tuesday.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center was informed that the judge extended the arrest of Adnan Gheith until Tuesday.

A hearing session was held at the Magistrate court on Sunday after the Israeli occupation authorities tried to transfer the file of the governor of Jerusalem to Ofer military court on the pretext of "committing an offense in the West Bank territories." This decision was made in the morning and extended his arrest for four days, but canceled it and sent it back to the Magistrate Court.

The Israeli occupation forces arrested the governor of Jerusalem Gheith in an ambush in the town of Beit Hanina north of Jerusalem.