Seven Palestinians arrested in Jerusalem as disorder continues overnight

December 16, 2017 11:20
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Seven Palestinians were arrested overnight as protestors clashed with Israeli security forces in Jerusalem, according to Israel Police.

The suspects were arrested after throwing stones, molotov cocktails and firing fireworks at security forces in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Isawaya.

"Border Police officers and Israel Police carried out an operation inside the town, identifying those responsible for the disorder and arresting seven suspects," Israel Police said in a statement.

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