Ikhwanweb :: The Muslim Brotherhood Official English Website

Tue109 2018

Last update19:14 PM GMT

Back to Homepage
Font Size : 12 point 14 point 16 point 18 point
Palestine
Israeli court elongates Palestinian MP Abu Tair’s sentence
Israeli court elongates Palestinian MP Abu Tair’s sentence
Fadi Qawasemi, the attorney for the Jerusalemite MPs threatened with deportation from Jerusalem, said that the Israeli court has decided to extend Jerusalem MP Mohammed Abu Tair’s detention until Monday next week.
Monday, July 5,2010 12:14
PIC&Ikhwanweb

 "The case was postponed until next Monday because we were informed that there is a possibility to discuss a phrasing which is acceptable to all on the Zionist Minister of Interior's decision to deport the MPs from Jerusalem," said Qawasemi in a press statement, declining to give clarification on the phrasing under discussion.

Jerusalem MPs Ahmad Attoun, Mohammed Toutah, and former Minister Khaled Abu Arafa have now been sitting-in at the International Red Cross headquarters in Jerusalem for their fourth consecutive day.

Head of the international campaign for the release of abducted MPs and Hamas lawmaker Mushir al-Masri described the extension of Abu Tair’s detetnion, who is being prosecuted for failure to comply with the Zionist decision to deport him and his fellow Jerusalemites, as an act of criminality and terrorism in dealing with the elected representatives of the Palestinian people.

Masri, in a press statement on Sunday, stressed the need for an international pressure on Israel to stop its dangerous scheme to uproot Jerusalemites from their holy city, starting with the removal of three of their representatives.

In a related development, the international campaign commented that the four-month extension of administrative detention against MP Abdul-Jaber Al-Fuqaha for the fourth time in a row, is an alarm bell that marks an increase in Israel’s arrogance in their response to the democratic choice of the Palestinian people, who chose their representatives in the fairest elections the whole world has ever witnessed.

The Israeli court recently renewed the administrative detention of a number of Palestinian MPs, including Nizar Ramadan, Dr. Azzam Salhab, Baasim Zarir, Ayman Daraghma, and Jamal Tirawi.

The international campaign called on Arab and Islamic parliaments and international parliamentary institutions to take on their share of responsibility to take practical steps against Israel in putting an end to its crimes against Palestinian MPs.

tags: Jerusalem / IOA / IOF / Palestinian People / Palestinian MPs / / Jerusalemite MPs / Abu Tair /
Posted in Palestine  
Add Comment Send to Friend Print
Related Articles
IOF soldiers break into MP's home, detain 3 Palestinians
IOA to build 60 new housing units in OJ
Jerusalem MPs take refuge at the red cross to avoid expulsion
Israeli disguised policemen kidnap Jerusalemite MP
EU: demolition of Jerusalem homes a violation of international law
IOF troops damage more Palestinian land, round up West Bankers
Abu Teir warned by occupation to leave Jerusalem before Friday evening
Israeli court endorses banishment of Jerusalemite MPs
Government: decision to deport Jerusalemite MPs legally and politically invalid
Israel carries out demolition orders in Jerusalem
Bahar: IOA planning to get rid of Palestinians in 1948 occupied Palestine
IOA decided to exile MP Abu Tair from Jerusalem
Bahar calls for int’l plan to activate issue of Palestinian MPs in Israeli jails
The International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
Palestinian MPs: Netanyahu’s conditions prove futility of PA-Israeli negotiation
Bahar: Zionism is the only enemy of the Palestinian people
MP Abu Tair: Jerusalem is a red line