Jenin Regional Command awards plaques of honor to terrorist prisoners released in Shalit deal
|Aref Al-Fakhuri is shown in the picture.
Caption under picture: “Photograph from the ceremony honoring the released prisoners.”
"The Jenin Command yesterday honored three prisoners released from the Israeli occupation's prisons in the latest exchange deal, at a ceremony organized in cooperation with the [Jenin] district.
… The ceremony was held for released prisoners Samer Al-Mahroum, Aref Al-Fakhuri, and Mahmoud Obeid. The ceremony was held in the presence of District Governor Qadura Musa, Regional Commander Jum'a Musa…
… The district governor conveyed the good wishes of President Mahmoud Abbas to the released prisoners and their families…
At the end of the ceremony, which was held at the Muqqata, plaques of honor were awarded to the released prisoners.
Note: According to the Israel Prison Service’s list:
Aref Al-Fakhuri was given a 28-year sentence for attempted murder, kidnapping/coercion.
Samar Al-Mahroum was given a life sentence for murder.
Muhammad Obeid was being held as a detainee until the end of proceedings on counts of murder, military training, attempted murder, and conspiracy to commit a crime.