Extending the arrest of five Jerusalemites including the woman Amal Jom’a Khalaf
October 19, 2014

The head of Jerusalemites prisoners and detainees families committee, Amjad Abu Asab, said that the Magistrate court judge extended the arrest of the 35-year woman Amal Jom’a Khalaf and her brothers, Mousa (31) and Hamzeh (24). The judge also extended the arrest of Ahmad Sharha and his brother Mohammad until next Wednesday the 22nd of October, 2014. Amal is married and has two little daughters. Abu Asab explained that the occupation authorities raided Khalaf family house on Saturday night in the neighborhood of Chain Gate and assaulted and severely beat them. They injured Hamzeh with wounds and also assaulted the residents of the neighborhood in addition to arresting two members from Sharha family.