Suppressing a sit-in in solidarity with prisoners…and arresting three Palestinians
August 24, 2016

The occupation authorities suppressed on Wednesday a march in solidarity with prisoner Bilal Kayed in the area of Damascus Gate in Jerusalem and arrested three Palestinians.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center was informed that the occupation forces suppressed a sit-in and a march in the area of Damascus Gate in Jerusalem and prevented the participants from sitting and being in the area of Damascus Gate and forced them to leave the area. After heading to a nearby street, Nablus Street, the forces assaulted and severely beat them and arrested three Palestinians.

The center was informed that the detainees are: Ashraf Mohammad Zitawi (14), Mohammad Mustafa and Hala Marshood (32). After interrogating them, they were released on condition of isolation from the area of Damascus Gate for two weeks.