Israeli forces detained the Secretary of the Fateh movement, Yasser Darwish, predawn Sunday, in the Palestinian neighborhood of al-Eesawiyya, in occupied East Jerusalem.
According to Palestinian Prisonerâ€™s Society, prior to the detention of Darwish, large numbers of Israeli forces stormed the neighborhood and raided his home.
PPS confirmed that, during the raid, Israeli forces thoroughly searched Darwishâ€™s home and damaged his personal belongings, including the furniture.
Muhammad Abu al-Hummus, member of a local follow-up committee, said that Darwish was detained by Israeli forces and taken to an Israeli detention center for interrogation.
Abu al-Hummus added,Â according to Ma’an News Agency, that following Darwishâ€™s detention, confrontations broke out, among Palestinian youth and Israeli forces, in which forces fired sound bombs towards the neighborhood repeatedly, while youth threw stones.
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