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Israel Detains 12 Palestinians in West Bank

by August 24, 2016 Technology

Israeli forces last night detained at least 12 Palestinians during raids across the West Bank districts, according to the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS).

In Hebron city, in southern West Bank, Israeli soldiers stationed at Abur-Rish military checkpoint detained a female Palestinian, identified as 23-year-old Shefaa Atrash, allegedly after she attempted to stab some of them with a knife.

Meanwhile, Israeli forces broke into the town of Halhoul, nearby, and detained Abdul-Qader Janazreh, Ayman Amran, and Ali Sarayaa.

Army also stormed the village of Beit Fajjar and Aida refugee camp, both in Bethlehem area, where they detained two local Palestinians. They were identified as Alaa Taqatqa, 20, and Ahmad Faraj, 16.

Israeli troops also reportedly detained Sohaib Abdul-Hadi, 20, from Tulkarm area; Anas Barham, 20, from Qalqilia; Ahmad Rabayaa from Jenin; Maher Sarhan, 16, and Yousef Khatib, 14, from Jerusalem district.

Source: WAFA