- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 08:50 AM
OFER MILITARY BASE, West Bank (AP) — An Israeli military judge ruled Thursday that jailed Palestinian legislator Khalida Jarrar, a well-known West Bank firebrand, should be released on bail, but ordered her held for at least three more days pending a possible appeal.
- The Jewish Journal of Greater Los AngelesApr 28 05:38 PM
A Palestinian court recently dismissed a high-profile corruption case against exiled Gazan strongman Mohammed Dahlan, in a move that could open the door for his return to the West Bank, and a bid for succession to Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas.
- Haaretz DailyMay 21 10:34 AM
MP Khalida Jarrar was arrested from her West Bank home last month in a pre-dawn raid; judge has ordered her held for at least three more days pending a possible appeal.
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsMay 05 09:12 AM
Last year, computer science student Mohammed Aruri was in a Palestinian Authority prison, where he says he was forced to stand on his tiptoes with his hands tied behind his back and a sack on his head. “The PA was established to protect us, not to beat us,” he recalls telling his captors, who interrogated him about his activities as a leader of the Hamas-affiliated Wafaa bloc at Birzeit ...
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