Israel Arrests Four Palestinians in West Bank

JENIN, October 17, 2013 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Thursday arrested four Palestinians, including three minors, from the West bank cities of Jenin and Hebron, according to security sources.

They told WAFA that forces stormed the town of Yabod, southwest of Jenin, and raided several houses while firing steel rubber-coated bullets, tear gas and acoustic canisters towards the residents, leading to several suffocation cases among the residents and the arrest of an 18-year-old.

Meanwhile, forces late Wednesday arrested three Palestinian brothers age 12, 15, and 17 while they were trying to cross an Israeli military checkpoint south of Hebron.