Occupant Israel arrested grand mufti of Al-Quds and engineer Abu Zahra
Tyranny of Israeli forces, which continue to perform provocative actions in al-Aqsa, continue against Palestinians.
Palestine, MiddleEast 08.05.2013
Over the past days, Israeli forces have been imposing a blockade in the surroundings of Masjid al-Aqsa and prevent students who want to perform prayers there. Radical Jews enter Masjid al-Aqsa and lead to disturbance.They hold demonstrations against people in the streets of Palestine.
On Wednesday, Israeli intelligence and military officials raided the house of the grand mufti, Sheikh Mohamad Hussein, early in the morning and arrested him.
The grand mufti was taken to police station by force. No reason was cited for the arrest of the grand mufti and it is not known when he will be released.
Hamas and Islamic Jihad confirmed the incident, saying that all responsibility with the safety of the mufti lies with Israel. They condemned the arrest and pressure imposed by Israel.
They said Israel’s aggression is aimed to intimidate Palestinian people.