Israel sentences former head of NGO World Vision in Gaza to 12 years in prison

L’Former director of the NGO World Vision in the Gaza Strip, Mohammed Halabi, was sentenced Tuesday to 12 years in prison by an Israeli court for embezzlement for the benefit of the armed Islamist movement Hamas. Mr. Halabi was found guilty in June of having embezzled tens of millions of dollars for the benefit of … Read more

Israel sentences former head of NGO World Vision in Gaza to 12 years in prison: “He said he was innocent. He did nothing and there is no evidence against him”, deplores his lawyer

Mr. Halabi was found guilty in June of having embezzled tens of millions of dollars for the benefit of Hamas, in power in this Palestinian enclave. The Beersheva district court (south) had also found him guilty of belonging to a terrorist group and of having “transmitted information to the enemy”. The sentence was pronounced Tuesday … Read more