Israeli forces detain 10 in overnight West Bank raids
Published Tuesday 01/04/2014 (updated) 02/04/2014 13:03
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- The Israeli army detained 10 Palestinians across the West Bank in overnight raids, locals and a military spokesman said.
Israeli forces raided several neighborhoods in the Hebron district and detained six Palestinians overnight, locals told Ma'an.
Witnesses said Israeli soldiers stormed the city of Hebron and detained Amin Yusri Skafi and Zayd Majid al-Juba.
Meanwhile, Israeli troops raided the village of al-Rihiya south of Hebron and detained Ibrahim Mousa Tubasi.
A third arrest raid was carried out in Surif north of Hebron, where 24-year-old Eyhab Yousef al-Hur was detained.
In al-Fawwar refugee camp south of Hebron, Israeli troops detained Musaab Younis Abu Hashhash, a shepherd who soldiers said had pastured his sheep too close to the nearby illegal settlement of Beit Hagai.
Additionally, Raed Badawi Abu Zaanuna was detained in al-Tabaq village south of Hebron.
An Israeli military spokesman said the army detained a total of 10 Palestinians in the West Bank overnight.