Sentencing two young men from Esawyeh….extension of arrests and releases
March 5, 2014

The District court judge sentenced on Wednesday two young Jerusalemite men from Esawyeh for actual imprisonment on charges of assaulting a settler. Mohammad Mahmoud, Al-Dameer organization lawyer, said that the District court judge sentenced 18-year old Shahin Ibrahim Alyan for 12 months of actual imprisonment and 17-year old Mahmoud Naeem Alyan for 9 months of actual imprisonment; note that they were arrested on 18/08/2013 and were released nearly a month after with a financial guarantee and house arrest conditions. The lawyer of the International movement to defend children, Ziad Al-Hidmi, said that the Magistrate court judge extended on Wednesday the arrest of 15-year old Samir Abu Nab until Friday and 20-year old Mohammad Abu Nab until next Sunday; note that they were arrested on Wednesday early morning hours after raiding their home in the town of Silwan. Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud also explained that the Magistrate court judge also decided on Wednesday to release 16-year old Seif Abulhawa and 16-year old Khalil Abulhawa with a 1000-NIS financial guarantee and house arrest for 5 days for each.