Confrontations and arrests in Sawane area
Thursday, November 29, 2012 | 01:56
Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) —
Israeli forces arrested three citizens from al Sawane during confrontations between locals and Israeli forces in the area.
Two children Muntaser Abu Assab (15), Mahmood Abu Lafi (14) were arrested whilst playing in their garden.One adult, Eyad al Imam (35), was also arrested.
Locals said that the confrontations started after Intelligence forces, special forces and Border guards raided the area to arrest locals after stones were thrown at Israeli forces during the day. Locals then responded with further stone and firework throwing whilst sound bombs and rubber bullets were then used against locals, in an attempt to disperse them.