UPDATED: The IOF arrested six in ‘Issawiyeh

The IOF broke into the home of Rabah Abu al-Hummous in the town of ‘Issawiyeh in Eastern Jerusalem, assaulted and then arrested him, his two sons, Khader (24) and Bilal (19) and his daughter, Bayan (22). In addition, the IOF arrested Ashraf al-Masri (35) and Ahmad al-Masri (34).

According to eye witnesses and family members, the police broke the main gate to the house, used stun grenades and excessive violence against the family members arrested.

This comes at the heels of an attempted arrest a week ago which we reported about exclusively here:

Next day update: Family members were released from custody, with the exception of the son, Bilal, who remains under arrest.


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