Friday, Feb. 12
Latest News
  1. Clashes erupt during weekly Friday demos, child seriously injured
  2. Israel ‘not willing’ to solve case of Palestinian on hunger strike
  3. Autopsy: 16-year-old Palestinian died from bullet to chest
  4. PLO calls for Friday march in solidarity with hunger striking journali
  5. Israeli forces detain 14 Palestinians across occupied West Bank
  6. Israeli forces seal Ramallah-area village, demolished structures
  7. Israeli forces shoot, injure 3 youths during West Bank clashes
  8. Israeli authorities deny European Parliament delegation access to Gaza
  9. Palestinian MK: Israeli extremist detained after death threats
  10. 14-year-old Palestinian girls indicted in Israeli court for stab attac

Israeli forces raid al-Issawiya for 5th day in a row

June 13, 2014 2:07 P.M. (Updated: June 14, 2014 7:17 P.M.)
JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Clashes broke out in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of al-Issawiya on Thursday for the 5th day in a row, locals said.

Mohammad Abu al-Homs, a monitoring committee official, told Ma'an that a large number of Israeli forces raided al-Issawiya after being deployed for hours at the entrance to the neighborhood.

Israeli forces raided house, shops and physically assaulted several people, leading al-Homs to say that the neighborhood had turned into a "training ground" for Israel.

Over 25 people from the neighborhood have been detained by Israeli forces over the past five days, he added.
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2016