Arab rioters in east Jerusalem lightly injure police officer

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
July 3, 2014 17:14

Masked rioters threw stones and shot fire works towards police officers in the Shuafat area of  east Jerusalem on Thursday afternoon.

Police said that one officer was injured in the riot who was treated at the scene. Police were using crowd dispersal measures to restore order. 

Arabs began to riot in east Jerusalem on Wednesday, shortly after hearing of the murder 17-year-old Muhammad Abu Khdeir, who they suspected was killed by Jews as retribution for the murder of three Israeli teens.

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