The Martyrdom of Mu’taz Qasem from Ezaryeh after being shot by the occupation forces
October 21, 2015

The 22-year old Mu’taz Atallah Qasem from the village of Ezaryeh east of Jerusalem passed away on Wednesday night after being shot near Jaba’ checkpoint north of Jerusalem under the pretext of stabbing a female soldier in the area. Violent clashes broke out in the villages of Ezaryeh and Abu Dis after announcing the identity of the Martyr. The forces arrested the Martyr’s brother from his work location and called his father for interrogation at Maale Adomim police center.