RAMALLAH, Thursday, February 11, 2021 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces today detained at least 20 Palestinians from various parts of the occupied territories, according to the Palestine Prisoner’s Society (PPS).
It said Israeli forces rounded up eight Palestinians after ransacking their families’ homes in Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron.
During the raid-and-arrest campaign, the soldiers broke into people’s houses and assaulted family members before ransacking the houses, as reported by activist Mohammad Awad. They also confiscated a vehicle.
Soldiers also detained two Palestinians from Jabal Johar neighborhood of Hebron.
The army also raided Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron, and detained one Palestinian In Ramallah district, Israeli military stormed Deir Nidham village, northwest of the city, where soldiers rounded up two teenagers, both aged 18.
In the northern West Bank, Israeli troops arrested two former prisoners from Jalqamus village, southeast of Jenin city.
In al-Jalamah village, north of Jenin, soldiers broke into and thoroughly searched a house before detaining a member of the family.
This came as another Palestinian from Jenin district was detained from his workplace inside Israel.
In the northern Jordan Valley, Israeli soldiers raided Ein al-Beida village, east of Tubas city, and detained a woman.
A 50-year-old man was also grabbed by undercover soldiers at a butchery in al-Khader town, south of the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem.