Israeli Forces Arrest 10 Palestinians in West Bank

BETHLEHEM, October 2, 2013 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Wednesday arrested 10 Palestinians from the West Bank cities of Bethlehem, Nablus, Qalqilya, and Hebron, according to security sources.

They said that forces arrested three Palestinians age 17, 21 and 32 from different parts in the Bethlehem area after raiding and searching their homes.

Forces also arrested three Palestinians age 17, 20 and 22 from the town of Beita, south of Nablus, after raiding several Palestinian homes.

Meanwhile, forces arrested a 22-year-old twins from the town of Azzoun, east of Qalqilya, after raiding and searching their family home.

In Hebron area, forces arrested two Palestinians after raiding their homes, including a 24-year-old whose father was severely beaten by the forces during the arrest.

Meanwhile, forces stormed the town of Arraba, south of Jenin, raided, searched and tampered with the contents of a Palestinian house as well as interrogated its residents, provoking residents who clashed with the forces.

Forces fired tear gas and acoustic canisters towards the residents, causing several suffocation cases among them.