Israeli soldiers abduct youth (archive image from Palestine News)

A Palestinian minor from the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan was transferred to hospital after he was severely beaten by Israeli police officers who invaded his family home to arrest him, local sources said.

A heavily armed police force reportedly stormed the family home of Jamal Ali al-Ghoul in Silwan and beating him, causing bruises throughout his body. He was transferred to hospital for the necessary medical treatment, however the youth was later brought to court handcuffed with chains on his ankles.

Aug. 4, 2019