93 Arab residents of east Jerusalem have been arrested for rioting in the city since the start of the Israeli offensive operation against Hamas in Gaza, police said Tuesday.
The four-day old protests appeared to be ebbing on Tuesday, with only one peaceful demonstration reported in east Jerusalem by late-afternoon.
The suspects detained for alleging participating in the violent protests - during which both stones and firebombs were hurled at police - included both minors and adults, the police said.
About two dozen police officers were lightly wounded in the clashes.
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