Thursday, January 26, 2012

Israeli Forces Arrest Youths, Assault Disabled in East Jerusalem

Palestine News & Info Agency - WAFA

JERUSALEM, January 26, 2012 (WAFA) - Israeli occupation forces Thursday evening arrested a number of Palestinian youths in Issawiya, an East Jerusalem town, and assaulted a Palestinian with special needs in central East Jerusalem, according to WAFA correspondent.

He said that undercover Israeli soldiers disguised as Palestinians arrested a number of youths in the town of Issawiya; only one of them was know, Omar Obeid, 16, adding that fierce confrontation erupted between Palestinians and the occupation forces after that, which began near the eastern entrance of the town and spread to most of its neighborhoods.

He added that in Salah El-Din Street, in central East Jerusalem, the Israeli forces attacked disabled Jerusalemite, Zakaria Hejazi, 37, before leading him to an unknown destination.

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