Israeli Forces Detain 11 Palestinians, Summon Another from Hebron, Jenin Districts

HEBRON, January 14, 2016 (WAFA) – Israeli forces early Thursday detained 11 Palestinians and summoned another from Hebron and Jenin districts, said security sources and an activist.

Israeli forces detained four Palestinians after breaking into and ransacking their houses in the city of Hebron.

The detainees were identified as Fares al-Rajabi, 25, ‘Imad al-Atrash, Husam Abu Hussein and Ibrahim al-Qasrawi.

This came several hours after forces Wednesday evening opened fire at a Palestinian vehicle and detained its driver at Beit ‘Einun junction, northeast of Hebron.

Muhammad al-Junidi, 25, was assaulted and detained after his vehicle came under Israeli fire on the junction.

Furthermore, forces detained three Palestinians at a checkpoint near Sa’ir town, east of Hebron.

The detainees were identified as Mus’ab, 20, Yasser, 24, and Hakam Shalalda.

Another Palestinian was detained during a predawn raid into Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron.

WAFA correspondent reported on ths sokesperson for the Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements, Muhammad ‘Awad, as saying that forces detained Muhammad Za’aqiq, 19, after storming and ransacking his family house in the town.

He was taken to the nearby Israeli detention and interrogation center of Gush Etzion.

Meanwhile in the northern West Bank district of Jenin, forces detained two Palestinians and summoned another.

Forces detained Fadi Samudi, 31, and Muhammad Freihat, 23, after storming and searching their family houses in al-Yamun town, west of the city.

They also handed Basel Abu al-Hayja, 19, a notice ordering him to appear before intelligence in Salem detention and interrogation center.