Witnesses: PA forces detain 4 in Bethlehem refugee camp
Published Thursday 20/03/2014 (updated) 22/03/2014 11:48
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Palestinian Authority security forces raided Bethlehem's Azza refugee camp overnight Wednesday and detained four people, witnesses said.
PA forces raided the camp at around 3 a.m. and arrested Ameen al-Amareen, Karam al-Amareen, Aslaman al-Jouz and another unidentified man.
Clashes broke out following the arrests, with youths throwing stones at security forces and PA officers firing warning shots in the air.
There had been clashes earlier on Wednesday between youths from the camp and PA police, locals said.
The circumstances surrounding the arrests were unclear.