Settlers attack Mohammad Al-Razem with a knife and batons
October 15, 2016

Settlers attacked on Friday night 26-year old Mohamamd Khalil Al-Razem with a knife and batons while walking in “Bar Elan” Street in Jerusalem.

Mohammad explained to Wadi Hilweh Information Center that he was driving his motorcycle in Bar Elan Street around 10:30 on Friday night. When he stopped at the traffic light, he was surprised by 5 settlers attacking him with knives and batons. He said: “Within minutes, I tried to flee the area but I couldn’t after falling off my bike. I was able to get up and defend myself.”

He added: “A police vehicle passed by and the settlers quickly ran away after assaulting me.”

He explained that he was stabbed in his thigh and was bruised in his leg after falling of his bike. He was transferred to Shaare Zedek hospital for treatment.

He added that he filed a claim to the police regarding being assaulted in order to hold the assailants accountable.