Arresting 7 Jerusalemites
May 3, 2015

The head of Jerusalemites detainees and prisoners families committee, Amjad Abu Asab, said that the occupation authorities continued its series of arrests in the city of Jerusalem. Abu Asab explained that the forces raided the neighborhood of Ras Al-Amoud around 2 a.m. on Sunday and arrested the 17-year old Abdelrahim Izz Eddin Barbar after they raided his house and broke the front door and precisely searched the house; note that all the forces who broke-in the house were masked. In Silwan, the police and Special Forces personnel raided the house of Rabee’ Assaileh and arrested him along with his two sons Mohammad (21) and Hamzeh (17); note that they also precisely searched the house and assaulted the residents. Abu Asab added that the forces raided the village of Anata and arrested the 24-year old Mohammad Is’eed from his house. The forces arrested all family members and especially Mohammad’s young brother, Tarek. The forces also arrested the 23-year old Saeed Abulhawa and the 24-year old Basel Khalil Sayyad.