Arab areas of Jerusalem encircled by checkpoints in unprecedented Israeli security crackdown

October 18, 2015 7:18 PM

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Arab areas of Jerusalem encircled by checkpoints in unprecedented Israeli security crackdown

A Palestinian boy stands by concrete barrier between the Arab neighborhood of Jabal Mukaber and the Jewish area of Armon Hanatziv in east Jerusalem, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. Israeli police say they have set up a concrete barrier between a Jewish and an Arab neighborhood in east Jerusalem amid soaring tensions. Police spokeswoman Luba Samri says Sunday the slabs were placed there for security reasons, without elaborating. Rocks and firebombs have often been hurled from the Arab area at houses in the Jewish neighborhood. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit) (The Associated Press)

A Palestinian woman looks at concrete barrier between the Arab neighborhood of Jabal Mukaber and the Jewish area of Armon Hanatziv in east Jerusalem, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. Israeli police say they have set up a concrete barrier between a Jewish and an Arab neighborhood in east Jerusalem amid soaring...

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