Silwan- The injury of a child with a sound grenade and raiding Madaa Center
July 10, 2017

The 6-year old girl Jana Munther Rajabi was injured in her hand after the occupation forces fired a sound grenade towards her house in the neighborhood of Batn Al-Hawa in Silwan.

Rajabi family explained that the occupation forces raided the neighborhood of Batn Al-Hawa in Silwan and randomly fired sound grenades towards the residential houses. One of the sound grenades was fired towards the house of Jaber Rajabi, broke a window and injured the child Jana in her hand.

The family said the girl was taken to the hospital for treatment after suffering wounds and bruises; she will also undergo necessary procedures and check-ups.

On the other hand, the occupation forces raided Madaa Creative Center in Batn Al-Hawa and searched the center’s facilities and roof when nearly 30 children were inside the center participating in various activities.

Fatima Abbasi from Madaa Center explained that raiding the center and searching it terrifies the children who are between 5-14 years old.