Israel Arrests Two Palestinians in Jenin, Jerusalem

JENIN, May 31, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli authorities on Sunday arrested two Palestinians during two separate incidents in Jenin and East Jerusalem, according to local sources.

An Israeli army force broke into the town of Ya’bad, west of Jenin, and arrested Yousef Turkman, 17, after raiding his house.

The military incursion into Ya’bad provoked confrontations with local residents; soldiers fired teargas canisters and stun grenades towards the residents, causing several cases of suffocation among them due to teargas inhalation.

Meanwhile in Jerusalem, Israeli police arrested a resident of Ras al-Amoud neighborhood after raiding his home. The man was identified as Amer Buzalmit, 27, and was led to a nearby detention center.