Thursday, May 23
Latest News
  1. Cluster of incendiary balloons land in southern Israel
  2. Palestinian FM condemns Germany's vote to define BDS as 'anti-Semitic'
  3. Israeli forces forcibly evict Muslim worshipers from Al-Aqsa
  4. Israeli forces detain 14-year-old Palestinian near Ramallah
  5. Erekat: Deviation from peace terms of reference doomed to fail
  6. Iceland's Hatari shocks Eurovision with Palestinian flags
  7. UNRWA: 4 Palestinian children killed in attack on Syria refugee camp
  8. Israeli forces attack, injure Palestinian youths in Jerusalem
  9. Germany to condemn BDS movement as 'anti-Semitic'
  10. FM to UK Parliament: Two-state solution could reach point of no return

Israeli forces detain 5 Palestinians following Abu Dis clashes

July 15, 2014 1:04 P.M. (Updated: July 15, 2014 1:04 P.M.)
JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces detained five Palestinians late Monday during clashes in the town of Abu Dis.

Clashes erupted following a demonstration against the Israeli military offensive in the Gaza Strip.

A spokesperson for a local popular committee told Ma'an that dozens demonstrated against the war on Gaza before Israeli forces fired tear gas, stun grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets at the crowd, inuring 3 people.

Two of the detainees are paramedics with the Red Crescent, Ismail Hajja and Samed Qbeisha.
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015