Clashes as Israeli forces detain brothers in el-Bireh
Published Monday 07/10/2013 (updated) 18/11/2013 12:33
Israeli soldiers arresting a Palestinian man in the West Bank city of
Hebron, Aug. 3, 2005. (MaanImages/Abed Al-Hashlamon)
RAMALLAH (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces on Monday detained two brothers from el-Bireh, near Ramallah, and took them to an unknown location.
Majd, 25, and Alaa Fares Adawi, 26, were detained by Israeli forces after they raided their house in the Sateh Marhaba neighborhood of the city of el-Bireh.
Clashes broke out between Palestinians and Israeli forces near al-Amari refugee camp around al-Quds street, near el-Bireh.
Israeli forces fired tear gas and rubber-coated bullets at Palestinian protesters. No injuries were reported.
An Israeli army spokeswoman did not return calls seeking comment.
The internationally recognized Palestinian territories of which the West Bank forms a part has been occupied by the Israeli military since 1967.