Newly Appointed Islamic Qadis in Jerusalem, Israel
Jerusalem, Israel. 15th May, 2017. Newly appointed President of the Sharia Court of Appeals, Qadi ABED ALHAKIM SAMARH, interupts his public address to acknowledge his mother. The President of the State of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, hosted the swearing in ceremony for five newly appointed Qadis (judges in the Islamic religious courts), including Israel’s first female Qadi, at the President’s Residence, in the presence of Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked, and President of the Sharia Court of Appeals, Qadi Samarah.