15 year-old Mo'atassem Tamimi and 20 Year-old Udai Tamimi told the court they were deprived of sleep and briefed before their interrogations on what to say. Nabi Saleh protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi, has been behind bars for over 8 months.
Today's hearing, which was attended by diplomats from eight different countries, saw the main witness in the case, 15 year old Islam Dar Ayyoub, put on the stand. The trial will resume tomorrow, 10 AM at the Ofer Military Court.
14 year-old Islam Dar Ayyoub and 15 year-old Mo'atasem Tamimi, who incriminated protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi, after being unlawfully interrogated, will testify before court on Monday and Tuesday, respectively, at the Ofer Military Court
I spent the better part of several days glued to the internet watching the release of Palestinian prisoners and an Israeli soldier. I find such dizzying moments of celebration and happiness utterly compelling.
Two Material Witnesses to Testify in the trial of West Bank Protest Organizer, Bassem Tamimi on Wednesday
Mo'atasem Tamimi, a fifteen year-old who was unlawfully interrogated at the police, and as a result incriminated Bassem Tamimi and others, is scheduled to testify before the military court on Wednesday
After more than seven months in jail, Tamimi's protracted trial was postponed once more, after the Military Prosecution neglected to summon its witnesses to the hearing. This is the third postponement caused by prosecution witnesses not showing up in court.
Islam Dar Ayyoub, the 14 year-old who incriminated Tamimi after being unlawfully interrogated, will take the stand tomorrow at the Ofer Military Court. Tamimi has been incarcerated for seven months, in which only one witness testified.
A judge at the Ofer Military Court ruled yesterday that Palestinian protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi, will remain in prison indefinitely, until the end of his trial. The judge denied a motion filed by Tamimi's defense lawyer, adv. Labib Habib, to revisit a prior decision to hold Tamimi until the end of legal proceedings.
Bassem Tamimi's Trial Opens; Military Commander Admits Violently Dispersing Nabi Saleh Protests Also When Peaceful
The trial of Nabi Saleh protest organizer, Bassem Tamimi, opened today with the testimony of Major Michelle Dahan who alleged that Tamimi ordered youth to throw stones based on the fact that he saw him on rooftops during demonstrations.
Tamimi's hearing was postponed for the 4th time, after the prosecution summoned the wrong witnesses. The trial will resume on Sunday, when three soldiers will testify.