November 30, 2023

The Metropolitan Police in the UK has recently made several arrests related to the Israel-Hamas war. These arrests include a 37-year-old man in London who was charged with terrorism encouragement and support for a banned organization. Additionally, a 22-year-old man was arrested for making antisemitic remarks and threats in the Stamford Hill neighborhood. There was also a 31-year-old woman who was questioned by police for holding a Nazi-themed placard at a protest. Overall, there have been 386 arrests for related offenses since the Hamas attack on October 7, with 253 occurring during protests and 125 in minority communities targeting hate crimes. Eight arrests were made as part of counter-terrorism operations by the Metropolitan Police.