Wednesday, Jan. 23
Latest News
  1. Israeli forces detain Palestinian minor for alleged knife possession
  2. Palestinian killed, 4 others injured in Israeli shelling on Gaza
  3. Minors among 13 Palestinians detained by Israeli forces
  4. Tensions rise in Israeli prisons after two-day raid at Ofer
  5. CEC concludes project on empowerment of women political participation
  6. Italy donates €1.5 million to UNRWA
  7. Israeli court issues lien on land in Jerusalem belonging to Arafat
  8. Undercover Israeli forces kidnap Palestinian in Bethlehem
  9. Palestinian demolishes own shop in Issawiya to avoid Israeli fines
  10. Israel delivers demolition notices to Palestinian homes in Issawiya

Israeli forces detain 8 Palestinians, including minor, during predawn raids

April 8, 2018 3:44 P.M. (Updated: April 11, 2018 2:35 P.M.)
(File)
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- Israeli forces detained eight Palestinians, including a minor, during predawn raids on Sunday across the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, according to the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS).

PPS said in a statement that Israeli forces detained 17-year-old Reda Munir Muqbel after raiding his family home in the southern West Bank city of Hebron.

In the central West Bank district of Ramallah, Israeli forces detained one Palestinian from the village of Deir Abu Mashaal. Their identity remined unknown.

Israeli forces also detained six Palestinians from East Jerusalem, according to PPS.

According to UN documentation, Israeli forces carried out 176 search and arrest raids in the occupied Palestinian territory from March 13 - 26.

As of March, there were 6,050 Palestinians being held in israeli prisons, according to Palestinian prisoners rights group Addameer.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015