Arrests and expulsions from Al-Aqsa Mosque
February 3, 2020

On Monday evening, the Israeli occupation forces arrested 3 boys from Al-Aqsa Mosque and Silwan.

Witnesses explained to Wadi Hilweh Information Center that the occupation forces arrested 15-year-old Urabi Sadiq Risheq, while he was in Wadi Al-Rababehneighborhood in Silwan.

From the Al-Aqsa Mosque, the Israeli forces arrested the two boys, Zaid Ghorab and Islam Tawil, from the area of Bab Al-Rahma chapel inside Al-Aqsa, and took them to the police station of Lions Gate and then released them.

On Tuesday morning, the occupation forces arrested Mrs. Muntaha Imara, while she was in front of Al-Qishleh police station in the Old City of Jerusalem, and beat her.

The Israeli occupation forces also beat and pushed women while they were in front of the police station, after summoning them to receive decisions to expel them from Al-Aqsa Mosque.

The women are: Nahida Abu Shakra, Noor Mahameed, Samah Mahameed, Nafisa Khweis, Ma’ali Eid, and Aya Abu Nab.

On Tuesday, the occupation authorities also expelled the Islamic Endowment employee Raed Zghayyar, the activist Mohammad Shalabi, and Suleiman Ighbaryeh from Al-Aqsa for a period of 6 months, and Mohammed Imara for a week "renewable".