Occupation forces arrest three Jerusalemites from the village of Jabal Al-Mukabber
January 3, 2018

The occupation forces arrested on Wednesday early morning three Jerusalemites after raiding their homes in the village of Jabal Al-Mukabber south of Jerusalem.

Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud explained that the Israeli forces arrested two youths and a young man from the village and transferred them to Al-Maskobyeh police center. They are: Islam Ayman Aweisat (17), Zidan Ata Aweisat (15) and Fares Ayman Aweisat (23). 

Ata Aweisat, Zidan’s father, explained that the forces raided his house in the early morning hours and stormed into his son’s room while he was sleeping and arrested him. They verbally abused him and beat him, and also pointed their guns towards his father’s face and threatened to open fire if he approaches his son.