The Jordanian authorities once again refused the request of the Ministry of justice on extradition 36-year-old Ahlam Tamimi, a citizen of the Hashemite Kingdom, accused of terrorist activity, which killed American citizens.
A native Sarki (Jordan) Ahlam Tamimi in August 2001, went to University and was going to become a journalist. She knew the Jewish part of Jerusalem. Dressed as a tourist is Jewish, August 9, 2001, Ahlam recruited by the terrorist organization Hamas, have brought to the Sbarro restaurant (corner of king George and Jaffa) suicide Izaddina Suhaila al-Masri (recruited by Islamic Jihad). The explosion at the restaurant killing 15 people (including seven children) – citizens of Israel, USA and the Netherlands, about 130 were injured. Ahlam Tamimi was sentenced to 16 life sentences.
In October 2011, Ahlam Tamimi, was freed together with other terrorists in the framework of the «Shalit deal», was sent home to Jordan.
In Jordan, Tamimi, as planned, became a journalist. She leads a TV show about the life of Arab prisoners in Israeli jails.
July 15, 2013, the U.S. Department of justice opened a criminal case in the district of Columbia against Ahlam Tamimi. King Abdullah II then refused to extradite a terrorist to the Americans, stating that it has already served its proper sentence in an Israeli prison.
However, the US authorities continue to insist on the results Tamimi. The FBI included her in the list of the most dangerous wanted terrorists.
As of March 2017, the Dutch government has not filed criminal charges Ahlam Tamimi. But it is likely that soon the issue of suicide will require the Dutch authorities.
To discuss visit NEWSru.co.il in Facebook