Israeli court sentences 16 Palestinians to house arrest
Published Friday 11/07/2014 23:56
JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- An Israeli court in Jerusalem sentenced 16 Palestinians to house arrest, a lawyer said Friday.
A Palestinian Prisoner’s Society lawyer said that 10 Palestinians were sentenced to 10 days of house arrest and a 500-shekel fine, while another six were sentenced to seven days and a 500-shekel fine.
The 16 were detained Wednesday and Thursday along with another 20 Palestinians
The lawyer, Mufid al-Hajj, said the 12 were still in detention for “investigation” or “legal procedures.”