Jerusalem police, together with representatives of the Israel Tax Authority, arrested five residents of the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiya on Monday, as part of an ongoing, multi-faceted operation there that is being undertaken with the participation of police and Border Patrol units, together with tax inspectors and municipality employees.
Officers also arrested seven Palestinians who had illegally entered the country, and confiscated several vehicles for outstanding debts.The operation also includes a series of repairs to infrastructure in the east Jerusalem neighborhood.
Jerusalem police said that the operation was set to continue on Tuesday as well.
Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>