One of the reasons behind the violence is that an Israeli court earlier this year decided to evict Palestinian families in the Sheik Jarrah area of ​​East Jerusalem.

Following the violence that has erupted, the court proceedings have now been postponed.

But like most things about the Israel-Palestine issue, it is not that simple. 

See SVT's foreign reporter Carl Fridh Kleberg list three of the reasons for the unrest in the video above.