IDF, Palestinian youths clash in East Jerusalem

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 9, 2015 16:48

Saturday morning saw tensions flare in East Jerusalem when Palestinian youths and Israeli soldiers clashed in the al-Issawiya neighborhood of the Silwan Valley.

Eyewitnesses said that clashes broke out when Israeli forces entered the Silwan through its main entrance, Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported.

Israeli soldiers fired stun grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets to disperse youths, Ma'an added.


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