In Plea Bargain, Israeli Arab Lawmaker to Admit to Terror-related Offense for Two Years in Prison

Under the deal expected to be finalized in court on Sunday, Basel Ghattas will admit to committing an act that could lead either directly or indirectly to acts of terrorism by smuggling cellphones to two Arab prisoners.

Israeli Arab lawmaker Basel Ghattas has agreed to a plea bargain under which he will serve two years in prison for admitting to smuggling cellphones to Arab...