In June: Israel Detained 150, 60 are Minors

July 6, 2015 1:28 AM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0
06 Jul
1:28 AM

Israeli forces, in June, detained 150 Palestinians, including 60 minors and 19 women, statistics said.According to those statistics, the 60 were minors under the age of 18 and six of them were under the age of 12, said Days of Palestine.

It also showed that 19 women were arrested, including one little girl.

Most of those arrested were from the East Jerusalem neighbourhoods of Silwan (35 arrests), Issawiya (26), the Old City (21) and Beit Hanina (19), as well as Sheikh Jarrah, Jabal al Mukkaber, A-Tur and Sur Baher, amongst others.

Over 620 Israeli settlers invaded Al-Aqsa Mosque in June, according to Wadi Hilweh Information Center, accompanied by over 210 Israeli police and intelligence officials.

Simultaneously, Israeli officials banned 22 Palestinians from entering the Al-Aqsa Mosque for periods ranging from 15 days to four months. Of the 22 banned Palestinians, 14 women.

Meanwhile, Israeli forces destroyed three Palestinian homes during the same month. They were demolished on June 2 under the pretext of construction without permits.

The Israeli occupation further destroyed trees and land in the East Jerusalem village of Issawiya on June 10.

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