Israeli arrests and repression in Jerusalem and West Bank

Days of Palestine - Jerusalem

Israeli occupation forces arrested, at dawn today, Sunday, several young men and suppressed citizens during incursions into the Old City of Jerusalem and the Hebron neighborhoods.

In occupied Jerusalem, the Israeli occupation soldiers arrested Khaled Alyan from the town of Jabal Al-Mukaber after attacking him in the Bab al-Amud area in Jerusalem.

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Local sources reported the arrest of a young man after the attack on him near the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron.

The Israeli occupation forces suppressed Palestinian gatherings in Bab al-Amud, which led to the injury of five civilians.

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The Israeli occupation soldiers also attacked young people who are camping inside the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood in Jerusalem, one day before the end of the deadline set to expel families from their homes.

In Qalqilya, several civilians suffered from suffocation in the town of Kafr Qaddum, east of Qalqilya, after the Israeli occupation soldiers deliberately threw tear gas canisters into homes.

Separate areas of the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem witness daily night incursions, interspersed with raids and searches of homes, destroying their contents, and terrorizing their residents, especially women and children.


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