Justice Ministry Statement Regarding Khader Adnan

Justice Ministry Statement Regarding Khader Adnan (Communicated by the Justice Ministry Spokesman’s Office<mailto:[email protected]>)

Following is a translation of a request submitted by the State Attorney and the attorney of the appellant (Khader Adnan) to the Supreme Court:

„1. This petition regards the appellant’s request for an order to revoke the administrative detention order that was issued against him, and is in force until 8.5.12.

2. The State would like to announce

after the issue had been brought before the Attorney General that it agrees to offset the days in which the appellant was detained for the purpose of a criminal investigation prior to his administrative detention from the period of the current administrative detention order, and also announces that as long as no new significant and substantive material is added regarding the appellant, there is no intention to extend the administrative detention.

Therefore, as long as no new significant and substantive material is added regarding the appellant, his administrative detention will end on 17.4.12.

3. In light of State’s foregoing announcement, the appellant states

via his attorney

that he is halting his hunger strike effective immediately.

4. In light of the foregoing, the State and the appellant ask that the honorable Court order that the petition be dismissed without an order regarding costs, and that the discussion scheduled for today (Tuesday), 21.2.12, be cancelled.”