Arresting 8 Jerusalemites
December 25, 2015

The occupation forces arrested on Thursday 8 Jerusalemites. Amjad Abu Asab, head of Jerusalemites detainees and prisoners families committee, explained that the forces arrested 24-year old Samer Rajabi from the Old City of Jerusalem, 17-year old Ala’ Abdo from the village of Jabal Al-Mukabber, Jala Farroukh from the area of Lions’ Gate and another young man from the neighborhood of Shu’fat. Abu Asab added that the forces also arrested the 15-year old Tawfiq Abu Dheim from the court’s building and the 19-year old Omar Mahdar from the Old City of Jerusalem. The child Majd Aweisat from the village of Jabal Al-Mukabber was requested for interrogation and was then released on condition of house-arrest. The forces arrested on Thursday afternoon Rami Taha from The Old City of Jerusalem.