Conditionally releasing the director of Wadi Hilweh Information Center
January 23, 2018

The occupation police released on Tuesday night Jawad Siam, director of Wadi Hilweh Information Center, on condition of isolation from the area of Damascus Gate, Salah Eddin Street and Sultan Suleiman Street for two weeks and signing a 5-thousand NIS bail.

Siam explained that the occupation forces raided his house in Silwan and requested him for interrogation at Salah Eddin Street police center where he was interrogated regarding launching Palestinian flags and balloons with the Palestinian flag’s colors in the sky of Jerusalem concurrently with the visit of the of the United States Vice President to the Wailing Wall- western wall of Al-Aqsa.

Siam added that the interrogator accused him of incitement and harassing an important diplomatic during his visit to the city because of balloons and media.

He was also interrogated about Wadi Hilweh Information Center, monitoring and documenting violations in the city of Jerusalem.