Israeli forces detain Palestinian at checkpoint near Nablus
Published Thursday 05/06/2014 (updated) 06/06/2014 17:08
NABLUS (Ma’an) – Israeli forces detained a young Palestinian man Thursday afternoon as he tried to cross Zaatara military checkpoint south of Nablus in the northern West Bank.
Palestinian security sources identified the man as 22-year-old Qusayy Suleiman Abu Shihab from Azzun village in Nablus district. He was taken to Huwwara military base south of Nablus.
Israel's army referred inquiries to a border police spokesman who did not immediately return calls.