A decision to deport two boys from the Old City of Jerusalem…extensions of arrest
January 21, 2023

On Saturday evening, the Magistrate Court extended the arrest of a young men, while releasing two boys on conditions.

Firas Jabrini, a lawyer for the Wadi Hilweh Information Center - Jerusalem, explained that the court decided to extend the arrest of Ali Tawil, from the town of Silwan, until next Tuesday, pointing out that he was arrested at dawn after storming his home in the town.

Al-Jabrini added that the judge decided to release the two boys, Abd al-Rahman Amr and Mohammad Muhanna, on the condition that they be deported from the Old City for a period of 30 days, and that a cash bail of 500 shekels be paid for each of them, pointing out that they were arrested from the Lions Gate area.