Sheikh Musa Odeh of Bustan Committee arrested, more injured as clashes escalate
January 24, 2011

Sheikh Musa Odeh of Al-Bustan Popular Committee was arrested by Israeli forces today. Violent clashes are currently underway in Bir Ayyub district of Silwan, with Israeli troops firing heavy amounts of tear gas at Palestinian residents. Witnesses report that several Palestinians have been physically beaten by Israeli troops and numerous injuries have been sustained.