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Israeli occupation forces detain at least 15 Palestinians in West Bank raids

Israeli occupation forces detain at least 15 Palestinians in West Bank raids
Israeli occupation forces detaining Palestinians in the occupied territories.

RAMALLAH, Monday, August 8, 2022 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces today and last night detained at least 15 Palestinians in multiple West Bank raids, according to local and Palestinian security sources.

They said that Israeli forces detained two Palestinians after breaking into a residential building in the Ramallah city neighborhood of Ein Munjed. The detainees were identified as residents of the Gaza Strip.

The soldiers also detained another from Silwad town, north of Ramallah, and ransacked his family home.

In Salfit district, the sources confirmed a raid in Marda village, north of the city, resulting in the detention of another.

In the northern West Bank, soldiers broke into a house in Beit Furik town, east of Nablus, conducted a thorough search and detained one person.

They also raided Zeita Jamma'in village, south of the city, leading to the detention of another.

In Jenin district, soldiers manning the Yabad checkpoint, also known to Israelis as Mevo Dotan, stopped and detained two Palestinians identified as residents of Kafr Rai town.

The soldiers conducted a similar raid in Ya‘bad town, southwest of the city, leading to the detention of another.

In the southern West Bank, a convoy of army vehicles stormed the Bethlehem city neighborhood of al-Saff, where the soldiers detained one person.

Also in the southern West Bank, Israeli soldiers rounded up five others from Hebron district, including two from Halhoul town, north of Hebron city, and the three others as residents of Beit Kahel town, northwest of the city.

K.F./M.K.

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