Three policeman were lightly injured and one man was arrested in clashes
at the entrance to the Shuafat Refugee Camp on Saturday evening.
handful of Arab residents started rocks and Molotov cocktails at the
checkpoint at the entrance of the neighborhood. Patrols of police and
border police used force to try to disperse the group.
Two of the
policemen were treated on the scene by paramedics, and one was evacuated
for additional medical attention.
The checkpoint was also the site of
violent confrontations on Thursday night, when eight people were
arrested for disturbing the peace during a similar incident of stone
throwing. There were no injuries on Thursday.