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Israeli occupation forces detain at least 20 Palestinians from the occupied territories

Israeli occupation forces detain at least 20 Palestinians from the occupied territories
Israeli occupation forces detaining Palestinians in the occupied territories.

RAMALLAH, Wednesday, May 18, 2022 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces today and last night detained at least 20 Palestinians from various parts of the occupied territories, according to sources.

They said that Israeli forces detained two Palestinians from the southern West Bank district of Hebron.

In Bethlehem district, Israeli troops detained another at his house, and two others at Harmala village, east of Bethlehem city, after breaking into and searching the houses of their families.

In the northern West Bank, the sources confirmed a raid into Rafat town, west of Salfit, resulting in the detention of another.

In Nablus district, soldiers detained another from Tell village, southwest of Nablus city.

In Jenin district, a large military force stormed Jenin refugee camp, forcibly entered a house and ransacked it before detaining one person.

They also raided al-Yamoun town, west of Jenin city, and detained another.

On Tuesday evening, Israeli forces also rounded up 12 others the West Bank and East Jerusalem.

Special Israeli forces sneaked into Dura al-Qari village, northeast of Ramallah, and abducted eight Palestinians, including seven undergraduate students enrolled in Birzeit University as the student body prepares for student elections today.

Two others, identified as residents of Husan town, west of Bethlehem, were detained at the eastern entrance of the town, as confirmed by the head of the village council, Mohammad Sabatin.

Meanwhile, a woman from Qabatiya town, south of Jenin, was detained while visiting her son, who is imprisoned in Megiddo prison.

Israeli police also arrested one person from the vicinity of Damascus Gate in Jerusalem.

K.F./M.K.

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