Over the past year, 140 Israelis were arrested abroad – MFA

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 Over the past year, 140 Israelis have been arrested abroad - MFA

Over the past year, 140 Israeli citizens have been arrested around the world. Another 299 Israelis remain in foreign prisons.

This is reported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, citing data for the period from November 1, 2021 to October 31, 2022.

Russia – 58 people. They are followed by the United States at 50 and Germany at 16. These statistics include persons with dual citizenship.

75 Israeli prisoners are serving sentences for drug-related crimes, 53 for financial crimes and 36 for murder and manslaughter.

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