Thursday, 1 March 2018
Senator RHIANNON: Has the Australian government made any contact with Israeli counterparts around the arrest and detention of Ahed Tamimi, who was detained on 19 December and continues to be held while she awaits trial?
Mr Neuhaus: Yes, we've had contact on that case.
Senator RHIANNON: What was the context for the contact, please?
Mr Neuhaus: I will go into more detail on that. It's been raised by our embassy in Israel.