Monthly Archives: April 2014

Letter to police from detained Yitzhar couple

The following is a translation by Honenu of a letter sent to the Israeli Police by Yitzhar residents Amichai and Nira Matuki who were detained on suspicion of involvement with a “Price Tag” incident in Umm Al-Fahm. A post on … Continue reading

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Two couples from Yitzhar detained, one in front of their children, both family cars impounded, police preventing meeting with attorney

Wednesday , April 30, 21:18 Two couples from Yitzhar are currently being held in remand (due to the fact that their cars are similar to the car that was identified as being involved with a “Price Tag” incident). The police … Continue reading

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Gag order lifted on Old City Jerusalem incident

Sunday, April 27, 10:11 On Friday, April 11 two youths were detained in the Old City of Jerusalem as they posted posters calling on Muslims to vacate the Temple Mount in order to facilitate building the Holy Temple. See below … Continue reading

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Release Jews, and not terrorists

The following is a translation of an opinion piece written by the director of Honenu, Shmuel Meidad (Zangi) which was published on Wednesday, April 23 on the Hebrew Arutz 7 (Israel National News) site on the injustice of releasing terrorists … Continue reading

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3 Girls suspected of “Price Tag” incident released from detention

Wednesday, April 23, 9:45 On the morning of Wednesday, April 23 at 10:00 3 Jewish minors, all of them girls, who were detained the previous night by policemen from Merchav David (Old City District) in Jerusalem will be brought to … Continue reading

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Another detention and release following recent incidents in Yitzhar

Sunday, April 20, 18:05 On the morning of Sunday, April 20 another youth was detained on suspicion of participating approximately two weeks ago in the destruction of an army tent in Yitzhar after the Israeli Civil Administration destroyed houses in … Continue reading

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After five court deliberations, thanks to Honenu’s work only two detainees from recent incidents in Yitzhar remain in remand

Friday, April 11, 18:07 Honenu’s response to the courts’ rulings: “The court decisions have proven again that the police are quick to detain innocent people only because of their place of residence and because of the public pressure which developed … Continue reading

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Police requested remand extension, Jerusalem Magistrate Court ordered minor released to house arrest

Monday, April 7, 20:59 Late at night on Sunday, April 6 a sixteen year old youth was detained on suspicion of puncturing the tires of Shomron Brigade Commander’s Jeep earlier that day in Yitzhar. On Monday, April 7 following a … Continue reading

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