Extension of arrest for six Jerusalemites
July 4, 2013

The District and Magistrate courts extended on Thursday the arrest of six Jerusalemites from Al-Sowaneh, Silwan and Sur Baher for few more days. Wadi Hilweh Information Center was informed that the Magistrate court extended the arrest of Eyad Mohammad Atwan and Bilal Abed Rabbo until next Sunday, knowing that they were arrested early this morning after raiding their home in Sur Baher. The District court also extended the arrest of Eyad Omar Shalabi, Amir Qadamani and Ahmad Alami until next Sunday, where the prosecution submitted an indictment against them that included an assault on an Israeli settler and injuring him, knowing that they were arrested just recently after raiding their home in the neighbourhood of Al-Sowaneh. Eyad Al-A’war from Silwan was presented to court and will be detained until next Tuesday.