Heavy military presence in Silwn after Molotov cocktails thrown
March 26, 2011

  Heavy numbers of Israeli forces have moved in to Baten al-Hawa and Bir Ayyub districts of Silwan after several Molotov cocktails were thrown at the Palestinian house occupied by Israeli soldiers in Baten al-Hawa. Live ammunition has been fired by soldiers, with no injuries reported so far. Clashes have spread throughout several areas of Silwan, with troops wantonly firing tear gas grenades.