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Four teens among 12 detained from West Bank


JERUSALEM, Tuesday, April 16, 2019 (WAFA) – Israeli forces detained early today 12 Palestinians, including four teens, from various parts of the West Bank, said the Palestine Prisoner’s Society (PPS).

It said in a press release that five Palestinians, including two 15-year-old and one 14-year-old boys, were rounded up in several raids across Jerusalem districts.

In the southern West Bank, Israeli military vehicles raided Beit Ula town, west of Hebron, where soldiers detained a Palestinian.

PPS also confirmed that another Palestinian was rounded up from the southern section of Hebron city.

Meanwhile, PPS said that three Palestinians were rounded up from the central West Bank district of Ramallah.

Palestinian security sources elaborated that two Palestinians were detained in separate raids in Deir Abu Mashaal and Deir Nidham villages, northwest of Ramallah.

The third Palestinian, identified as a 16-year-old teen, was detained at a military roadblock as he was on route to his school in Silwad town, northeast of Ramallah.

PPS also confirmed military raids in the northern West Bank cities of Nablus and Salfit, resulting in the detention of two other Palestinians.



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