Pictures: The occupation forces arrest two brothers from Silwan
June 30, 2017

The occupation forces arrested on Friday afternoon two brothers after raiding their house in Silwan.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center was informed that the occupation forces raided the neighborhood of “Kroom Qamar” in Silwan and the house of Mohammad Abbasi and arrested his 15-year old son Nasr; 10-year old Hamzeh was taken to the police vehicle but was released when the locals interfered. Later on, the police requested Hamzeh for interrogation at Salah Eddin Street police station. 

Abbasi family explained that the forces raided the courtyard of their house and arrested Nasr and his brother Hamzeh while they were swimming under the pretext of “throwing stones”.

A video recording showed the forces taking Hamzeh to the police vehicle and preventing him from putting his clothes or shoes on.