8 Palestinians detained on suspicion of throwing Molotov cocktails

Eight Palestinians from the Arab village of Isawiyeh, north of Jerusalem, were arrested on suspicion of throwing Molotov cocktails at cars on the road to Ma'ale Adumim and near the capital's Hebrew University, authorities announced Thursday. The eight were members of a local cell of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine. Israel Radio reported that the group had confessed to the allegations.