Israeli forces detain 5 teens in West Bank raids
Published Sunday 15/09/2013 (updated) 16/09/2013 10:39
JENIN (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces detained five teenagers in the West Bank overnight Saturday, locals and security officials said.
An Israeli military patrol raided the village of Yabad and arrested Adham Ibrahim Abu Rmeila, Mohammad Abed al-Nasser al-Ibadi and Hani Talal Sharief Zief, witnesses said.
All three are aged between 14 and 15 years old.
Israeli forces also set up a checkpoint at the eastern entrance to the village and inspected several Palestinian vehicles.
In Beit Ummar, Israeli forces detained Bader Ibrahim Abu Mariya, 17, and Amjad Saber Abu Mariyam, 17, at 1.30 a.m., locals said.
The two teens were walking in the street at the time of their arrest, witnesses said.
An Israeli army spokeswoman said there were no reports of arrests overnight.