Thursday, 3 January 2019
Palestinian court sentences man to life in prison for selling land to Jews per Jewish News
'Palestinian court sentences man to life in prison for selling land to Jews
Issam Akel, who holds US citizenship, will spend time behind bars for selling property in eastern Jerusalem to a Jewish Israeli
A Palestinian man who holds American citizenship was sentenced to life in prison for selling land in eastern Jerusalem to a Jewish Israeli.
Issam Akel was sentenced Monday by a Palestinian Authority court in Ramallah. Akel, 53, was arrested three months ago. His family says he was tortured during questioning.
The life sentence also includes hard labour. He can appeal, a Palestinian judiciary official told Reuters.
It is illegal under Palestinian Authority law to sell land to "a hostile state or any of its citizens." Selling land requires PA permission. '
Loads more herehttps://jewishnews.timesofisrael.com/palestinian-court-sentences-man-to-life-in-prison-for-selling-land-to-jews/ but obviously not on the institutionally anti Israel, and antisemitic by at least one of the IHRA examples, BBC.