Jaffa: Police arrest rioters during protest against police killing of Arab man

Several protesters were arrested after throwing stones and shattering glass windows.
Photo credit: Israel Police/Channel 2 News

Riots broke out in Jaffa on Thursday during a protest against the police killing of a young Arab man last weekend.

Police stated that several arrests had been made and that most of the demonstrators had been dispersed, describing the protest as "illegal."

On Saturday, a young Arab man from Jaffa was shot and killed by police after fleeing arrest, sparking accusations of excessive force and a series of violent riots.

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