On Saturday evening, July 29, in Jaffa held the funeral of the shot police resident Jaffa Mahdi Alizade.
Alsadi body was delivered to his family about 21:50, and after 22:00 has begun the funeral ceremony. At the site there are hundreds of police officers to ensure order.
As previously reported, on the night of July 29 In the night of Saturday Alsadi tried to escape on a motorcycle from the scene of the shooting, was seriously wounded by a police officer and died in the hospital. Department of the Ministry of justice to investigate crimes committed by police officers (MAKHASH), began a review of the incident.
On July 29, in the afternoon in Jaffa riots broke out. Dozens of locals, whose faces were covered with scarves, threw stones and burned tires in the street Japhet and the intersection of the Hajj, Cahill. Police detained for questioning three men suspected of involvement in the riots.
A few hours before the funeral, in social networks there has been a call to all the inhabitants of Jaffa to participate in the mourning ceremony and to «show the police how expensive the blood of the Mahdi».
Deputy head of tel Aviv district police Brigadier General Yossi Bahar said: «We expect anyone who can influence the situation, efforts to stabilize the situation in Jaffa».
«I suggest to wait for the completion of the audit, carried out MAKHASH, and not to take the law into their own hands,» added the police officer.
Police are asking the public to refrain from visiting Jaffa, where ongoing unrest. Transport links between Japheth and the Baal Shem Tov closed in a northerly direction, between Japheth and Ehrlich – in the South, between the streets Shabtai Erlich of Israel and in the West.