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Israel detains 13 Palestinians in the occupied territories

Israel detains 13 Palestinians in the occupied territories
Israeli occupation soldiers detaining Palestinians in West Bank. (File photo)

RAMALLAH, Monday, November 30, 2020 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces detained at least 13 Palestinians from various parts of the occupied territories in early morning raids at their homes, according to the Palestine Prisoner’s Society (PPS).

It said that the Israeli forces detained two Palestinians after ransacking their houses in Eizariya town, east of Jerusalem.

One of the two detainees was identified as a staff member in the Wall and Settlement Resistance Commission of the Palestinian Authority.

Israeli forces conducted a similar raid into Anata town, northeast of the city, resulting in the detention of another person.

PPS said soldiers broke into Semiramis neighborhood, north of Jerusalem, and detained one resident.

In Bethlehem district in the south of the West Bank, Israeli forces raided al-Azzeh and Aida refugee camps, north of the city, where they detained three people, including a former prisoner.

In Ramallah district, Israeli military stormed Qarawat Bani Zeid village, northeast of Ramallah, and detained two men.

In the Jordan Valley, PPS said a raid into Jericho city has resulted in the detention of one Palestinian.

It added that Israeli troops conducted a similar raid in Aqabat Jabr refugee camp, southwest of Jericho city, where they re-arrested a former prisoner.

In the Jenin district in the north of the West Bank, soldiers detained two Palestinians, including a former prisoner, in a raid in Marah neighborhood.


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