The occupation forces arrest 6 children and one young man from the villages of Esawyeh and Silwan
January 23, 2017

The occupation forces arrested on Monday early morning 6 children from the village of Esawyeh and one young man from Silwan after raiding their homes.

Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud explained that the Israeli forces arrested Ahmad Yousef Obeid (16), Mohammad Abed Mahmoud (17), Mohammad Abed Atyeh (16), Ahmad Zaher Tarwa (17), Samir Akram Atyeh (15) and Adam Kayed Mahmoud (16) from the village of Esawyeh.

The forces also arrested 18-year old Mahmoud Zaghal from the neighborhood of Ras Al-Amoud in Silwan.

Amjad Abu Asab, head of Jerusalemites detainees and prisoners families committee, explained that the forces arrested Mamdouh Ajloni and Mohammad Badryeh after raiding their homes in the Old City of Jerusalem.