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The Israeli authorities handed over to Russia Aleksandrovskoe Podvorie in Jerusalem in exchange for the release of Naamah Issachar, near Moscow court sentenced to seven and a half years in prison for drug possession. About it reports the Israeli Maariv portal.
According to him, the decision on the transfer of the farmstead taken at the end of December 2019. Israel has already sent the Russian side of the documents confirming the right of ownership.
Aleksandrovskoe farmstead located in the Old city of Jerusalem near the Holy Sepulcher. Newspaper the Jerusalem Post notes that the conflict around this object began after the revolution of 1917. The right to own backyard, in particular, challenged the Imperial Orthodox Palestine society and the Russian Orthodox society of the Holy Land. In 2015, Russia has approached the Israeli authorities with a request to legalize the right of Moscow on the courtyard, but the application was never considered.
Earlier it was reported that Russia and Israel have discussed the probable pardon Naamah Issachar. The parties agreed on the key aspects of the liberation of the Israelite, at the moment details are being discussed, but a final agreement was not reached.
11 Oct 2019 Khimki city court has sentenced the citizen of Israel and Naama Issachar to seven and a half years of imprisonment, recognizing her guilty of drug smuggling. 25-year-old girl was detained in the spring in the transit area of Sheremetyevo airport. When a Israeli woman who flew from new Delhi to tel Aviv, was 9.6 grams of hashish.
Russian authorities offered the Israeli side to exchange Issachar on the Russian hacker Alexey Burkov, who is wanted by US law enforcement, but was refused. Israel referred to the decision of his extradition to the United States. 12 Nov Burkova extradited.
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