Israeli Occupation Forces Detain 22 Palestinian Civilians in the West Bank


Israeli forces detained, on Thursday, at least 22 Palestinian civilians from various parts of the occupied West Bank, local sources reported.

Soldiers invaded the northern West Bank town of Al-Silat Al-Harithiya, northwest of Jenin, and stormed the home of Amer Abu Taima, before detaining him and confiscating his vehicle.

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) in Tulkarem reported the detention of a Palestinian teen in the Nour Shams refugee camp, east of Tulkarem, in the northern occupied West Bank.

The army stormed the camp, invading and searching the home of Hani Shadi Qassem, 17, before detaining the minor.

Other sources reported that soldiers detained two more civilians from the camp, identified as Ashraf Abdullah and Abdullah Abdullah.

Israeli troops stationed at the Za’tara military checkpoint, south of Nablus, in the northern West Bank, detained a resident of the Jenin refugee camp.

According to Montaser Samour, the director of the Jenin PPS, the army detained Khader Ahmed Khatib while he was attempting to pass through the checkpoint.

The army stormed different areas in the city of Nablus and detained two Palestinian civilians, identified as Ahmed Al-Bubli and Uday Antar, after raiding and searching their family homes.

According to the Wadi Hilweh Information Center (Silwanic), Israeli forces invaded and searched the home of a Palestinian child, identified as Reda Muhammad Issa Obaid, in Al-‘Isawiya neighborhood in occupied Jerusalem, before detaining him.

Reda Muhammad Issa Obaid detained from Al-‘Isawiya in Jerusalem.
[Wadi Hilweh Information Center (Silwanic)/Facebook]

In the southern part of the West Bank, the army stormed and searched civilian homes in Hebron city, and detained eight Palestinian men from the same family.

The detainees were identified as Kamal Kamel Al-Ajlouni, Raafat Ayman Al-Ajlouni, the brothers Awad Al-Ajlouni and Islam Al-Ajlouni, Abdullah Shami Al-Ajlouni, Muhammad Nafez Al-Ajlouni, Ammar Kamal Al-Ajlouni and Intisar Manna Al-Ajlouni,

To the north of Hebron, soldiers detained the two brothers, identified as Omar Abu Yousef and Mahmoud Jamil Abu Yousef, in addition to Radwan Zakaria Awad, after invading and ransacking their homes in Halhul town.

Furthermore, Israeli occupation forces invaded separate areas in the Bethlehem governorate, and detained three Palestinian civilians, including a minor.

Soldiers stormed the city of Bethlehem, invading and searching the homes of Zaid Muhammad Al-Salahat, 17, and Muhammad Mahmoud Abu Shaira, before detaining them.

To the west of Bethlehem, soldiers detained another Palestinian civilian, identified as Lutfi Salah El-Din Salah, 43.


Sources: WAFA, WAFA, WAFA, WAFA, WAFA, WAFA, WAFA, WAFA

Photo: Menahem Kahana:AFP – via Al-Jazeera


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