The police release the director of construction committee and three employees…extensions of arrest
August 3, 2016

The Israeli police released last Wednesday the director of the construction committee at the Islamic Awqaf department and three of its employees after arrested and interrogating them for several hours at Al-Silsileh Gate and Al-Qishleh police stations in the Old City of Jerusalem.

The police decided on Wednesday afternoon t release the director of construction committee Bassam Hallaq and also released Issa Salhab, Saed Abu Sneineh and Baha’ Abu Sbeih. They decided to isolate Salhab from Al-Aqsa Mosque for two weeks; he is the observer of the construction committee.

On the other hand, lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud explained that the judge decided to extend the arrest of Maher Abu Jom’a (21) and his brother Amir (18), Kamal Mohammad Alami (20) and Yousef Issa Abu Jom’a until 7/8/2016 and Munir Mheisen until 9/8/2016.