Report: American cousin of murdered Palestinian teen detained during riots

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 5, 2014 11:22

A Tampa, Florida teenager was being detained in Jerusalem Saturday after attending a riot following the death of his cousin, Muhammad Abu Khdeir, according to the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

The CAIR claimed that a video of the arrest showed Israeli security forces "stomping on [the] face" of Tariq Khdeir, a 15-year-old high school student, CAIR Executive Director Hassan Shibly was quoted as saying by local Tampa news station WTSP.


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