Cancelling the residency of four young Jerusalemite men from Sur Baher and Jabal Al-Mukabber
January 22, 2016

The Israeli Minister of Interior decided on Thursday to cancel the residency of four Jerusalemites accused of killing Israelis during the last few months. Israeli sources said that the Minister of Interior decided to take away the IDs of 23-year old Bilal Abu Ghanem (stabbing and shooting attack in an Israeli bus), 18-year old Mohammad Salah Abu Kaf, 19-year old Walid Firas Al-Atrash and 20-year old Abed Mahmoud Dwayyat (all three accused of throwing stones towards a settler’s vehicle which led to his death; they were accused of attempt murder and causing death). The young men are from the villages of Sur Baher and Jabal Al-Mukabber south of Jerusalem.