Residents of the West Bank village of Nabi Salih celebrated the release of Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi, who served an eight-month prison sentence for slapping an Israeli soldier in December 2017. Ahed Tamimi addressed the celebrating crowds as various singers performed and an artist even painted a portrait of the teen, live. Mohammad Assaf, the winner of the second season of Arab Idol... Еще also wooed the crowd. Tamimi, who was 16 at the time of her detention, faced 12 charges, including aggravated assault and incitement. In March, she accepted a plea bargain, under which she was sentenced to eight months in prison. Tamimi was released on July 29.