Israeli Forces Detain Six Palestinians from West Bank

TULKAREM, May 19, 2016 (WAFA) – Israeli forces early Thursday detained six Palestinians, mostly during predawn raids across the West Bank, said Palestine Prisoner’s Society.

Forces detained two Palestinians from the northern West Bank district of Tulkarem. They were identified as Basman Makhul, 17, and Khaled Abu Khazna, 22.

They also re-detained Munadel Sharqawi from the northern West Bank city of Jenin.

Meanwhile, two Palestinians were detained from the southern West Bank district of Hebron. They were identified as Marwan al-Rajabi, 33, and Hamza al-Alami.

In the meantime, forces detained a 50-year-old Palestinian woman while she was heading to the Israeli prison of Rimon to visit her detained son.

We’am Manasra was detained whle she was heading to visit her son, Osama, who is sentenced to 17 years in imprisonment, in Rimon prison, located in the Naqab.

Wednesday evening, a Palestinian minor was detained from al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem.

Local Coordinator of Anti-Wall and Settlement Committee, Ahmad Salah, said that forces raided the southern West Bank town and detained Hasan Khalil, 11.

According to Palestinian dailies, forces carried out Wednesday a large-scale detention campaign across the West Bank, detaining an estimated 25 Palestinians, including an ex-minister.