Parliamentarian among 20 Palestinians Israel detained in West Bank

RAMALLAH, January 16, 2017 (WAFA) – Israeli forces detained at least 20 Palestinians, including a member of the Palestine Legislative Council, during predawn raids across the West Bank districts, local sources said on Monday.

Israeli army reportedly detained 12 Palestinians in the Ramallah area, including Ahmad Mubarak, a member of the Palestine Legislative Council, and writer and poet Waleed al-Hodali, both from Jalazoun refugee camp.

Israeli forces also detained eight other Palestinians from the rest of the occupied West Bank districts.

 

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