Days of Palestine

Wednesday, May 31

Israeli Forces Raid Occupied Jerusalem Neighborhoods of Al-Tur, Silwan

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Israeli occupation forces invaded Saturday, 24 September 2022 the occuiped Jerusalem neighborhoods of Al-Tur and Silwan and fired live bullets and stun grenades excessively toward the Palestinian residents’ homes. 

Media sources reported that the Israeli occupation forces flooded the street of Al-Tur village with wastewater, and fired sound and gas bombs at the young Palestinian men standing up to defend their houses and properties.

IOF stormed the occupied Jerusalem town of Silwan and fired tear gas canisters directly toward the Palestinian homes, suffocating a number of Palestinian residents.

The Israeli military forces have been conducting near-daily raids in the occupied Jerusalem and West Bank since the start of the year during which around 100 Palestinians have been killed and 607 others detained, according to the Palestinian health ministry.