Israeli Police Releases Suspects of Duma Arson Attack

TEL AVIV, August 10, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli police has released all those who were suspected of being behind the terror arson attack on July 31 in Duma, south of Nablus, which killed 18-month-old Ali Dawabsheh and his father, as well as seriously injured his mother and brother.

According to the France-Press Agency (AFP “All those arrested yesterday for interrogation have been released,” a spokeswoman for the Shin Bet domestic security agency said. She did not specify the number of those released.

Those who were released had earlier been arrested by Israeli police during a crackdown on Jewish outposts in the West Bank, which came in the aftermath of the terror arson attack in Duma.

This took place as an Israeli court in Akka extended the detention of five Palestinians living in Israel for five days. The five had been arrested while protesting against the terror attack in Duma.