11 arrests from the city of Jerusalem…mostly minors
October 17, 2021

On Sunday, the occupation forces carried out separate arrests from the city of Jerusalem, while deporting 3 boys from the Old City.

The Wadi Hilweh Center - Jerusalem stated that forces carried out separate arrests in several areas in Jerusalem, from Silwan, Issawiya, the Old City, Shu’fat refugee camp, and Damascus Gate area.

Firas al-Jabrini, a lawyer for the Wadi Hilweh Information Center - Jerusalem, explained that the forces arrested: Abdel Karim Dana, 11, Adam Ashraf Zaytoun, 11, Hadi Abu al-Hawa, Suhaib Qasem, Mohammad Siam, and Mohammad Hussein Ja’abees.

In the village of Issawiya, the occupation forces set up a checkpoint at its entrance and stopped buses and vehicles, and stopped the boys and young men and subjected them to searches and identity checks, during which they arrested Khaled Alayan and Mohammad Alayan.

The occupation forces stormed Shu’fat refugee camp, and arrested 3 boys while they were at the entrance to the camp.

On Saturday evening, the occupation authorities expelled 3 boys from the Old City.