Monthly Archives: February 2017

Ofra Updates

Ofra Updates The situation of the Ofra detainees will be updated as new information arrives. Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 12:22 An approximately 60-year-old man, a Shomron resident, was detained on suspicion of assaulting a policeman in clashes during the destruction … Continue reading

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Arab assailant given lenient sentence

Monday, February 27, 2017, 18:41 A particularly lenient sentence was handed down to an Arab youth who blinded a Jewish youth in one eye. Despite the fact that after the incident the assailant was involved with other violations, for some … Continue reading

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Temple Mount detainee released

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 20:29 Tom Nisani, an activist in the Students for the Temple Mount organization, was detained on Thursday, February 23 on the Temple Mount. Nisani was interrogated and released. At a deliberation on Sunday, February 26, the … Continue reading

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Youth detained for “future misdemeanor” released

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 18:09 On the afternoon of Sunday, February 26, Jerusalem Magistrate Court Judge Keren Miller partially accepted the police demand that the youth detained on suspicion of intending to resist the destruction of houses in Ofra, be … Continue reading

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Youth detained for “future misdemeanor”

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 16:05 Honenu reports that in a precedent-making step the police detained an approximately 20-year-old Jewish man on suspicion of “future disruption of a policeman in the line of duty”, an intent to disturb policemen during a … Continue reading

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Temple Mount activist sues police for humiliating illegal detention

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 14:40 On behalf of a Temple Mount activist, Honenu filed a suit for 30,000 NIS in compensation for an illegal, humiliating and denigrating detention. Approximately six months ago, the claimant arrived at one of the gates … Continue reading

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Protester detained in Jerusalem

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 15:11 A Jerusalem resident in his 30′s was detained on Monday, February 13, while protesting against Finance Minister Moshe Kachlon when he arrived in Jerusalem to participate in a conference. The protester holds ֵMinister Kachlon responsible … Continue reading

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Success: Falsely detained American to receive citizenship

Sunday, February 12, 2017, 15:27 An American Jew was astonished to discover that the Interior Ministry refused his request for citizenship and also canceled his visa due to a detention which the court had already ruled was false. After a … Continue reading

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Arabs assault Jewish youth during police operation

Thursday, February 9, 2017, 20:49 Examination of the investigative material in a case against four Jewish youths revealed that during an operation of mista’arvim (policemen disguised as Arabs) in the Shilo Bloc region of Binyamim, on January 16 (see here … Continue reading

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Forged document prevents soldier’s release

Thursday, February 9, 2017, 14:48 Following a petition to the High Court of Justice, the IDF admitted that the date on an appeal filed by a soldier had been forged in order to prevent his release. The Internal Investigations Unit … Continue reading

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