Association of Palestinian Local Authorities Condemns Shooting at Kufur Aqab Town Hall

03 Feb 2019
 Association of Palestinian Local Authorities Condemns Shooting at Kufur Aqab Town Hall

The Association of Palestinian Local Authorities (APLA) condemned the serious unprecedented shooting at the main entrance and second floor of Kufur Aqab town hall by unknown people last night. APLA calls on security apparatuses to bring perpetrators to justice and to use all possible means to ensure protection for the mayor, municipal council, and staff of Kufur Aqab. APLA demands that all legal measures be taken to deter any assaults on municipalities and their services and role to build institutions that serve citizens and protect their rights.

APLA confirmed that it stood firmly in the face of all attempts to intimidate or threaten local authorities. APLA also affirmed that it stood by the Mayor of Kufur Aqab Mr. Imad Awad, the elected municipal council, and staff.