Clashes renewed in Baten al-Hawa and Bir Ayyub
March 27, 2011

  Clashes have been re-sparked in Baten al-Hawa and Bir Ayyub districts of Silwan, with eyewitnesses reporting that the confrontations were provoked by Israeli troops firing rounds of tear gas grenades within the residential areas. A tense atmosphere remains with Israeli forces' presence in the region.