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Israeli occupation forces detain 25 Palestinians, including minors, from the occupied territories

Israeli occupation forces detain 25 Palestinians, including minors, from the occupied territories
Israeli occupation soldiers detaining Palestinians in the occupied territories. (File photo)

RAMALLAH, Thursday, January 28, 2021 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces today detained at least 25 Palestinians, including an 11-year-old minor, after a wide-scale raid and detention operations in several areas in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, according to sources and the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS).

In the Jerusalem district, Israeli forces detained eight people, including two brothers – 19 and 11 years old - from Isawiyya neighborhood of East Jerusalem, two other brothers from Qalandia refugee camp, and four from Hizma village.

Soldiers also detained three people from Jalazoun refugee camp in Ramallah, one of them is 17 years of age, two, including a former prisoner, from Yamoun town in the Jenin district, and one from Azzoun town in the Qalqilya district in the north of the West Bank.

In the south of the West Bank, soldiers detained a 19-year-old Palestinian in Dheisheh refugee camp in Bethlehem, and a Fatah activist from Halhoul town near Hebron.

The PPS said Israeli detained a total of 25 Palestinians in raids across the West Bank and East Jerusalem.

K.T./M.K.

 

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