Arresting the father of Martyr Milad Ayash after raiding his house in Silwan
May 8, 2017

The occupation forces arrested Saeed Ayash (65), father of Martyr Milad Ayash, on Monday morning after raiding his house in Al-Sweih neighborhood in Silwan.

Waed Ayash, Martyr’s sister, explained that the forces along with intelligence personnel raided her family’s house and informed her father about a warrant to arrest him. They refused to allow him to talk to his lawyer and prevented him from taking his medicine.

Ayash added that the forces had raided the family’s house on Sunday early morning to arrest her father but he was at the hospital. They searched the house before withdrawing. On Monday, they raided the house again and executed the arrest during which they damaged pictures of Martyr Milad Ayash that were inside the house.

On the other hand, the occupation forces arrested four young Jerusalemite men on Sunday night from the area of Al-Majles Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem. They are: Mohammad Najib, Ala’ Najib, Wahib Qutob and Abdullah Joulani.