Just three days after former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert became the tenth inmate housing prison «Maasiyahu», he was able to visit wife Aliza.
The Bureau of prisons reports that the visit is a result of the new policy, according to which the right will meet with the family provided every two weeks, including prisoners, who began to serve his sentence recently.
Recall that Olmert sentenced to a year and seven months in prison. 18 months in prison for receiving a bribe of 60 thousand shekels in the case of the Holyland, and to one month in prison he was sentenced for interference with the course of the investigation.
Olmert arrived at the jail on the morning of 15 February. Tenth corps was rebuilt specifically for the former Prime Minister, there are six cameras in three places in each cell. In addition to Olmert, in this case there will be another 16 prisoners, the list was approved by the ISA.
Before serving the detention of a retired politician has distributed a video message in which he rejected the charges against him. «This is the hardest day in my life, and with a sad heart I accept the punishment imposed by the court,» he said.