Three Arrested in another Late-Night Army Raid in Beit Ommar

14 October 2011

Beit Ommar 14.th October 2011. At about three o’clock in the morning three persons were arrested in a late night millitary raid in Beit Ommar; Abed Helail aged 41, Mohammad Yousef Bahar 17 years old, and Ahmad Mahmoud Sohaibe 20 years old.
No reason was given for the arrests.

Several arrests have occured in Beit Ommar the last few weeks. Report here

Two days ago the soliders arrested Yousef Ahmad Halil Abu Hashem. Report here

The army raids in Beit Ommar have ecalated due to the freedom prisoners hunger strike and the ongoing demonstrations in support of and in solidarity with them.

The past year has seen an increase in arrests in Beit Ommar, as the Israeli army escalates this tactic of occupation. Read 16-year-old high school student from Beit Ommar, Mohamad Ibrahim Abu Maria`s story here