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  Av 9, 5777 , 01/08/17

5 Jews arrested in Old City - circumstances unclear

The Honenu legal-aid organization reports that five Jews were arrested Tuesday morning in the Old City of Jerusalem.

The circumstances of the detention are under investigation. Eyewitnesses to the arrest claimed that the police used violence against the detainees, including the use of a taser gun.

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