Israeli occupation forces yesterday arrested members of a Palestinian music band in the town of Hebron (Al-Khalil) under the pretext of “incitement”.
Israel arrests Palestinian music band for ‘producing songs that incite to resistance’ pic.twitter.com/PzyGMxrsRH
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According to a statement by the Israeli army, six Palestinians were arrested over “producing songs and provocative videos that incite resistance.”
Local sources told Quds Press that the occupation forces raided and confiscated the homes of Nabil Al-Horoub, Bara’a Al-Talahoma, Bashar Zahida, and the AP photojournalist Bilal Al-Tawil, who formed the Al-Anwar band.
🇵🇸#Palestine || Israeli occupation forces arrested Palestinian photojournalist @bilal_h.altaweel after raiding his home in Hebron last night . . قوات الاحتلال تعتقل المصور الصحفي بلال الطويل بعد اقتحام منزله في الخليل فجر اليوم . 🇮🇩 #IDN : Pasukan penjajah menangkap sahabat kami, Jurnalis Foto Bilal Al Thowil setelah menyerang rumahnya di Hebron tadi malam. . 🇹🇷 #TR : #Filistin : israil işgal güçleri, dün gece #ElHalil 'deki evine baskın yaparak Filistinli foto muhabiri @bilal_h.altaweel i tutukladı ! . @bilal_h.altaweel
The arrest comes several months after the detention of other two other members of the band, Ahmed Al-Masri, and Moussa Al-Horoub, who were accused of “supporting Hamas”.
(MEMO, PC, Social Media)