News Briefs

  4/17/2014, Nissan 17, 5774

Journalist Accused of Hezbollah Links to House Arrest

Journalist and Balad (National Democratic Assembly) Arab party activist Majd Kayyal, who was recently arrested on suspicion of making contact with a foreign agent, was released to five days of house arrest by the Haifa Magistrates Court.

It was disclosed, Thursday, that Kayyal was arrested at a border crossing with Jordan on suspicion that he had gone to Lebanon to participate in the 40th anniversary celebration of the pro-Syrian newspaper As-safir.