The intention of the media gag order was to prevent the ultimate results, endangering the lives of Israeli agents and informants who may have met with him in enemy countries. The person who leaked the story should have his press card removed. At the very least.
The prisoner was found dead in his cell approximately two years ago. Subsequently, Hon. Judge Dafna Blatman-Kadrei, President of the Rishon Lezion Magistrates Court, held a coroner’s inquest into the cause of death, in accordance with the 1958 Coroner’s Inquest into Causes of Death Law. An order was issued that the hearing be held behind closed doors. This order is still in force.
Beyond this, additional details about the affair may not be published, for reasons of state security. These security issues were examined by the Central District Court which decided to issue a sweeping gag order on the affair. This order was issued at the request of the security authorities, which was approved by the relevant Justice Ministry officials. “
Syria becomes less stable and more dangerous by the second. Their vast array of unconventional weapons is now common knowledge, much of it came from Iraq before the Allied troops went in, and since both sides in this conflict are the wrong hands one cannot allow this dangerous situation to continue. Demand clear statements of condemnation to the UN from your country through your local politicians.