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Israel Detains Nine Palestinians from West Bank

RAMALLAH, January 13, 2016 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Wednesday detained nine Palestinians, including two minors, from across the West Bank districts, said the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) in a press release.

Israeli forces detained four Palestinians during predawn raids across the southern West Bank district of Hebron.

The detainees were identified as Mus‘ab Shalalda, 28, Wael Masalma, 22, Ghanim al-Ja‘bari, 31, and Muhammad al-Rajabi.

Meanwhile in Ramallah and al-Bireh district, forces detained two Palestinians during predawn raids into the city neighborhoods and the nearby refugee camp of al-Jalazun.

The detainees were identified as Osama Nakhleh, 38, and Muhammad Abu Zeid.

Furthermore, two Palestinian minors identified as Salah Younes, 14, and Muhammad al-Qarasli, 15, were detained by Israeli police in Jerusalem.

In the meantime in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, forces detained local Hazem Qasem during a raid into Qabalan town.

This brings up the total number of Palestinians detained by Israeli forces since early morning on Wednesday to 13.


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