ISA Arrests Three Israeli Arabs for Rioting

Rioting in Shefar'am over Operation Protective Edge saw three masked men throw Molotov cocktails at police.

Ido Ben-Porat ,

Molotov cocktail (illustration)
Molotov cocktail (illustration)

Cleared for publication: three Arab residents of Shfar'am, two of them minors, were arrested on suspicion of public disorder and throwing Molotov cocktails at police car in Shfar'am last Sunday.

The three arrests were made possible through joint cooperation of the Israel Security Agency (ISA or Shin Bet) and the Northern District of the Israel Police. 

The three admitted during interrogation that they had taken part in rioting in Shfar'am against the police and against Operation Protective Edge, in chaos which lasted several days last week. 

During the riots, the three threw Molotov cocktails at a police car near City Hall.