Arrests from the city of Jerusalem
June 2, 2021

On Wednesday, the occupation forces carried out arrests from several neighborhoods in the city of Jerusalem.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center - Jerusalem, stated that the occupation forces arrested two boys from the town of Silwan, and severely beat them, and arrested a young man after detaining him and checking his identity in the area of Herods Gate in Jerusalem.

The center's lawyer, Firas Al-Jabrini, explained that the forces arrested the two boys, Mohammad Walid Al-Rajabi, 14, and Rami Mohammad Hussein Masalmeh, 14, from Silwan, and Abdul Rahman Abu Ghannam from the village of Al-Tur.

The center added that the forces also arrested Jalal Abu Sbeih, Naseem Al-Abbasi, Nader Abu Sbeih, Tariq Al-Tamimi, and Nawaf Ayman Abu Al-Hawa.

In the afternoon hours, the forces stormed the Shu’fat refugee camp, and arrested two young men.

In the evening, they arrested Omar Mheisen from Al-Qataneen Gate - one of the gates of Al-Aqsa Mosque.

The occupation authorities transferred Rashid Darwish, 19 years old, to administrative detention for a period of 3 months.

The court decided to release Mahmoud Ashraf Obeid, on the condition that he be deported from Al-Aqsa for a period of 90 days.

In the morning, the forces arrested Jihad Bader from the village of Issawiya.