IOP on high alert in Jerusalem

PNN/ Jerusalem

Israel declares high alert in Jerusalem after the clashes erupted in East Jerusalem neighborhood Al-Issawiya between Israel Police Forces and young Palestinians yesterday night. According to Israel Seventh TV channel reports, a young Palestinian was injured when the Israeli police shot him claiming that he was trying to throw firecrackers toward the police.

The Israeli forces broke into Makassed General Hospital in At-Tur (Mount of Olive) last night. According to the sources inside the hospital, the Israeli forces searched the hospital wards including Internal Medicine Ward, Children’s Ward, Emergency Room, and the Doctors’ and Nurses’ room, looking for the youngsters who were in the clashes, the sources added that the police surrounded the hospital. Two men from At-Tur were arrested.