127 Palestinians Detained in Past Week

September 7, 2014 10:40 PM IMEMC Agencies News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0
07 Sep
10:40 PM

Israeli forces took at least 127 Palestinians across the occupied West Bank into custody, during the first week of September alone, according to recent statements by the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS).PPS said, according to Ma’an, that most detainees came from the Hebron district, where 28 Palestinians were taken by Israeli forces.

PPS further stated that 23 of the detainees were from the Jenin district, in the northern West Bank, 21 from Ramallah, 20 from Jerusalem, 12 from Bethlehem, eight from Tulkarem, six from Nablus, three from Qalqiliya, and six from the Tubas/Salfit district.

Israeli forces abducted 10 Palestinians overnight, on Saturday, seven of whom were taken from Hebron, with one from Bethlehem, and two from Beit Sira village, western Ramallah district.

More than 7,000 Palestinians are currently being held in Israeli prisons, including some 2,000 detained during the massive arrest campaigns which have taken place over the last three months.

See also — 08/31/14 PPS: 597 Palestinians Arrested During August

Ten Palestinians Kidnapped In West Bank & Israeli Troops Invade Beit Sahour Town

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