The prison authority (SHABAS) has rejected a request by prosecutors to postpone the meeting of the special Commission on early conditional release, which should be considered the request of the ex-Prime Minister of Israel Ehud Olmert. About this informed the radio station «Kan bet».
The Department of prisons reported that despite the appeal of the Prosecutor’s office the Commission meeting will be held as planned next Sunday, June 18.
The request of the Prosecutor’s office were filed in connection with the beginning of the investigations, according to which jailed former Prime Minister illegally kept in the chamber of secret documents relating to state security. It is anticipated that the documents that were forbidden to be removed from the office of the Prime Minister, Olmert was used for writing books, where he worked in the prison. On the morning of 15 June the police raided the publishing house «Yediot sfarim» preparing for publication a book of Olmert.