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Israeli Military Unit storms Greek Orthodox Patriarchate HQ in Jerusalem ( 12.04.2006 )

Israeli military unit stormed Tuesday the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate HQ in the Old City of Jerusalem. Israeli unit broke into the house of the Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Atallah Hanna Bishop of Sebastia and handed him a warrant for interrogation. The Patriarchate strongly denounced the unprecedented Israeli act against a clergyman in the Patriarchate. "Such act is too dangerous. It is a breach to human rights and religious freedom.

Source: the official web site of the Patriarchate of Jerusalem