Arresting several young men after leaving Al-Aqsa Mosque
August 4, 2017

The occupation forces arrested on Friday a group of young Jerusalemite men immediately after leaving Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center explained that the occupation forces were deployed at the gate of Al-Aqsa Mosque and stopped several young men while they were leaving Al-Aqsa Mosque, checked their IDs and  searched them; some were transferred from Lions Gate to Al-Rahmeh Cemetery and then to the interrogation center.

Witnesses explained that among the detainees was the journalist photographer Mohammad Al-Fateh Abu Sneineh who was arrested while exiting through Al-Silsileh Gate- one of Al-Aqsa gates.

Lawyer Mohammad Mahmoud explained that the detainees were: Mohammad Tawil, Mohammad Al-Bibi, Obaida Tawil, Nour Hirbawi, Hassan Abu Leil, Samer Tawfiq Shanak, Rayyan Hamed and Basel Jaber.