Palestinian boy becomes symbol of Jerusalem protests

Palestinian teenage boy Fawzi al-Juneidi has become the symbol of ongoing protests against U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.  Al-Juneidi, 16, was detained on Thursday during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron and dragged away blind-folded by dozens of Israeli soldiers.  His uncle Rashad al-Juneidi said his nephew was accidently detained while going to buy things for his family.  “He was badly beaten and detained by Israeli soldiers.” al-Juneidi said. He said the teenage boy was supposed to appear before court on Sunday. “However, we were told that his trial was postponed until Monday,” the sad uncle said.  Al-Juneidi said his nephew is the sole breadwinner of his 7-member family.
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