Police forces have begun evacuating some 100 left-wing activists blocking the entrance to the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah. Ten protestors were arrested, and another woman was injured in the head.
Israel Radio report Shai Zilber was beaten by policemen while covering the event and put in a police car. He was released several minutes later after the police discovered he was a journalist. (Ronen Medzini and Shmulik Grossman)