Jerusalem, ALRAY, The Israeli forces arrested on Sunday evening two Palestinian children from Jerusalem.
The children were known as Obaida and Othman Eseid whose father is the ex-prisoner Amer Eseid.
Witnesses reported that the Israeli police raided Amer’s house in Bab Heta neighborhood in Jerusalem and took his children to unknown place.
They indicated that the police assaulted the family members before arresting the children.
It is noteworthy that Amer was freed after spending ten years in the Israeli jails.
The number of children under the age of 18 held in Israeli jails has reached 250 and the number of children detained since 2000 to 2013 totaled 9500 minors.
A rise in the number of cases of children being detained since the beginning of the year has been observed, recording 476 minors as having been detained.