Arrests in Al-Sowaneh and Esawyeh
July 4, 2017

The occupation forces arrested seven young Jerusalemite men on Tuesday early morning after raiding their homes in the neighborhood of Al-Sowaneh in Jerusalem.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center was informed that the occupation forces along with intelligence personnel raided the neighborhood of Al-Sowaneh and stormed into several houses and arrested 7 young men. They are: Majdi Abu Ghazaleh, Fadi Kilani, As’ad Shihab, Ahmad Shihab, Mahmoud Msha’she’, Kamal Al-Imam and Mohammad Abu Lafi.

Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud explained that the arrests were made under the pretext of “participating in the funeral of Ali Abu Gharbieh who was drowned in Tiberius Lake last Friday; the body was found last Sunday.

The forces also raided the village of Esawyeh and arrested Sufian Mahmoud and Yazan Tarwa after raiding their homes.