Israeli Soldiers Place Checkpoints at Entrances of Hebron Towns, Arrest Palestinian

HEBRON, March 21, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Saturday stormed several areas in the Hebron district, where they set up military checkpoints and arrested a Palestinian, according to security sources.

Sources told WAFA that forces stormed several neighborhoods and towns in Hebron, including Athahriyeh, Beit Owwa, Dura, Yatta, Sair, and Halhoul, setting up military checkpoints at their entrances.

Forces further stopped passing Palestinian registered vehicles and checked passengers identity cards, causing a traffic jam.

Meanwhile in Jabal al-Sharif neighborhood in the city, forces arrested 32-year-old Mohammad al-Shirbati after raiding his home. He was taken to an unknown destination.