Occupation forces arrest five students immediately after leaving school
November 7, 2018


The Israeli occupation forces arrested five children shortly after they left their school in Al-Thori neighborhood in Silwan.

According to eyewitnesses, Wadi Hilweh Information Center/ Silwan reported that Israeli intelligence personnel and occupation forces deployed in Al-Thori neighborhood in as the students left their schools. They detained 15 students between the ages of 14 and 16. After they were detained for about an hour, ten of them were released while five were arrested and transferred to interrogation centers. 

The witnesses added that the students were in a state of extreme fear when the members of the intelligence in civilian uniforms arrested and besieged them after leaving school.