Occupied Jerusalem (The Inside Palestine)- Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Monday evening attacked local residents and activists in the occupied Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah, injuring a number of them.
Local sources reported that a number of local residents and activists suffered bruises and fractures when Israeli occupation troops assaulted them near the Salem family’s house in the west of Sheikh Jarrah.
Mohammed al-Ajlouni, a boy with special needs, was taken to hospital for treatment after being violently beaten up by Israeli occupation soldiers, who also threatened to detain him.
The Palestinian Red Crescent Society announced that its medics provided medical assistance to three people injured during the attack.
Tensions have been running high in the neighborhood for the ninth day in a row after extremist Israeli lawmaker Itamar Ben Gvir set up a tent on the Salem family’s property.