Arresting 4 Jerusalemite children from Silwan
November 24, 2016

The occupation forces arrested on Thursday four Jerusalemite children from the village of Silwan. 

Wadi Hilweh Information Center’s lawyer, Saleh Mheisen, explained that the Israeli forces arrested three children while heading home after school on charges of throwing stones. They are: Amer Walid Abdelrazek (13), Mahdi Mousa Qaraeen (13) and Mouath Jamal Zaytoon (14). 

Lawyer Mheisen added that the police released the three children after interrogating them for several hours on condition of house-arrest for 5 days and an unpaid bail of 5 thousand NIS for each. 

Lawyer Mheisen added that the forces also arrested 13-year old Jamal Mohammad Qaraeen and interrogated him for several hours on charges of throwing stones. He was released on condition of house-arrest for 7 days, a 1000-NIS bail and a third-party bail. 

The child Jamal Qaraeen explained that he was arrested after leaving the barber shop in Silwan and was transferred to Salah Eddin Street police station where he was verbally and physically assaulted, and was intimidated that there was evidence against him (film). 

Sentencing a Jerusalemite woman

On the other hand, the Magistrate court sentenced Sahar Natsheh for three months and one day after convicting her of incitement on Facebook.