Israeli forces detain Jerusalem man
Published Tuesday 01/10/2013 (updated) 02/10/2013 23:42
JERUSALEM (Ma’an) -- Israeli forces detained a 26-year-old and raided three houses in Silwan village in Jerusalem, his family said Tuesday.
Imad al-Abbasi was detained as Israeli forces including intelligence officers raided the home in the Ein al-Luza neighborhood as well as the home of Atta Raya in Beir Ayoub.
The Abbasi family said that Israeli forces blew off the front door of the home with an explosive device before forcing the family outside and conducting a search using specialized equipment.
The Israeli forces took Imad blindfolded and handcuffed, the family said.
An Israeli police spokesman did not immediately return a call seeking comment.