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Israel detains 20 Palestinians in overnight raids in West Bank, including four journalists


RAMALLAH, July 30, 2018 (WAFA) – The Israeli army detained in overnight and early morning raids on Monday 20 Palestinians from throughout the occupied West Bank, including four journalists detained in the Ramallah area, according to the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS).

It said seven Palestinians were detained in the Ramallah area, including four journalists and the 54-year-old father of a detainee who is on hunger strike to protest his long detention without charge or trial.

The army also detained seven from the Qalqilya district in the north of the West Bank, most of them were former prisoners and one of them is 55 years old, and two from the Toubas district in the northern Jordan Valley.

In addition and in the south of the West Bank, the army detained three from the Bethlehem district and one from Dura, in the Hebron district.


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