4 palestinesi vengono condannati a morte da Hamas con l'accusa di collaborare con Israele. La notizia data da Al Arabyia (giornale arabo):
A military court in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip on Wednesday sentenced
four Palestinians to death on charges of spying for Israel, a statement
and court sources said.
The court said in a
brief statement that a 23-year-old man from the Zeitoun area south of
Gaza City had been sentenced to death on espionage charges. It did not
provide his name.
Three other men who “fled from justice” were also found guilty in absentia, it said.
court source told AFP the four were convicted on “charges of spying for
the occupation”, including “surveillance” and providing information
about cars and homes to help Israel plan alleged assassinations.
these sentences, 167 people had been sentenced to death by courts in
Gaza and the occupied West Bank, according to the Palestinian Centre for
Hamas took over the Gaza
Strip in 2007 after a battle with Fatah, which runs the Palestinian
Authority. Eighty of the death sentences have been given in Gaza since
Islamists Hamas have previously
carried out executions against those accused of dealing with Israelis,
with the killings sometimes taking place in public squares.
Under Palestinian law, collaborators, murderers and drug traffickers can face the death penalty.