The occupation extends the arrest of a child under the pretext of “possession of a knife”
February 2, 2016

The occupation police extended on Monday night the arrest of 14-year old Burhan Mohammad Abu Shukor under the pretext of “possession of a knife”. Wadi Hilweh Information Center was informed that the occupation police arrested Burhan on Monday morning from the area of Damascus gate in Jerusalem and transferred him to Al-Qishlej police station. They called his parents for interrogation and extended the arrest of the child to be presented to the Magistrate judge on Tuesday morning. The child’s parents were not allowed to attend their son’s interrogation and he was interrogated alone for hours. Burhan is from Shu’fat refugee camp.