The Foreign office has rejected allegations of Berlin's state Secretary Torsten Akmann (SPD), to be in the award of a Schengen visa for convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh carelessly been by it has not googled their name.
The 71-Year-old was with jordanischem passport, entered the country and wanted to be in the middle of March in Kreuzberg and in the past week in the Wedding in person in front of followers, to speak. This has prevented the Interior every Time and Odeh on top of that, the visa is revoked because your stay are a burden on the international relations of Germany to Israel and the peaceful dignity of life and endanger public order.
Until Friday, the higher administrative court (OVG) Odehs has rejected an appeal against the withdrawal of the visa and the exit prompt. At the same time, the court found that the interior Senator Andreas hostage had acted under alien authority lawful. Because it is not correct that the German Embassy in the Jordanian capital, Amman Odeh about the Person and about the purpose of their trip is fully in the Clear.
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a Similar, but more drastic was expressed by interior Secretary Akmann. Two weeks ago, he had hinted in the interior Committee of the house of representatives, according to the "morning post" that the German Embassy in Amman is an error, as Odeh, the visa was issued.
The Secretary of state had declared that Odeh would not be allowed a visa. A simple Internet search would have shown who apply for a visa. Berlin had to face the music that the others had. "Let us in Berlin," had Akmann said.
The Foreign Ministry rebukes the Berlin interior Secretary of state now. From the foreign Ministry, a possible threat to public safety would be examined in the visa procedure. "To assess whether such a risk exists, does not make the representation about an Internet search, but instructed the in the visa procedure to the relevant German and European safety authorities. These have Odeh in the visa case ,no concerns‘ reported back," said the foreign Ministry.
Odeh was convicted in 1970 for a stroke in 1969 at a supermarket in Jerusalem in which two Israeli students were killed,. In the case of an exchange of prisoners, it came in 1980. It is considered to be a sharp critic of Israel and calls for a Boycott of the Jewish state.
In Berlin, wanted to talk to you about the liberation struggle of Palestinian women, organized by the Palestinian Samidoun network, which is considered to be the run-up to the group of the popular front for the liberation of Palestine (PFLP). The PFLP is in Europe, in the United States and Israel as a terrorist organisation is classified. Odeh of the two events of the interior administration was, however, in front of everyone each Time expressly forbidden to engage in political activities.
After her had also been an appearance in the case of a replacement event say last Wednesday, in Wedding, has been shown to your followers, however, a video message, according to "the taz" all martyrs "honour and immortality" desired to have.
in Addition to Odeh in the Video, also on the political activity prohibition. Thus, the suspicion is, at least, that Odeh wanted to bypass the political activity prohibition by a video message and then, but in political terms, has actuated.
The Jewish Forum (JFDA) has filed a criminal complaint for violating the residence act. As a "Martyr" are referred to in the "Palestinian liberation struggle" about terrorists who have murdered innocent civilians, and civilians.
The Chairman of the JFDA, Lala Süsskind, said: "We welcome the fact that the internal administration acted decisively and with all legal means has been exhausted in order to prevent an appearance of Rasmea Odeh. It was not just the objective of the prohibition, that Odeh receives in Berlin the opportunity to glorify anti-Semitic terrorists as martyrs‘.
Although Odeh was not at the Wednesday evening self-present, but exactly managed to do.“ Therefore, the prosecution would need to examine authorities now, possible criminal charges, said Süsskind. "The Senate is allowed to let a convicted terrorist do not dance on the nose."More about
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even Though you had been deprived of the visa and they had already had a ticket for last Monday, was Odeh on Monday morning in Berlin. She is obliged to leave the country. Interior Secretary Akmann said on Monday the interior Committee, he will assume that Odeh's leaving on Monday afternoon, Germany.