Report: Israel Arrested Over 1000 Palestinians since Start of Year

RAMALLAH, April 2, 2013 (WAFA) – Israel arrested 1070 Palestinians since the start of this year, including 234 children, Palestinian researcher specialized in prisoners’ cases Abdulnasser Farwana said Tuesday.

He said in a report that the 234 children were arrested during the past three months, while 200 children were arrested during the same period of time for last year.

An 8.4% rise in the rate of Israeli arrests of Palestinians accrued in the first quarter of this year, when compared to the previous quarter, said Farwana.

Source: WAFA News