Arresting 6 Palestinian women under the pretext of entering Jerusalem without a permit
February 24, 2021

On Wednesday, the occupation forces arrested 6 Palestinian women from the area of Damascus Gate in Jerusalem.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center’s lawyer, Firas al-Jabrini, stated that the police arrested 6 girls, while they were on their way to Al-Aqsa Mosque through Damascus Gate, under the pretext of entering Jerusalem "without permission."

Lawyer al-Jabrini added that the forces transferred the detainees to Al-Qishlehpolice station in the Old City of Jerusalem, and after several hours released them, and deported them to the military checkpoint at the entrance to the city of Bethlehem.