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Palestine Today a service of the international Middle East media centre www.imemc.org for Thursday June 8th, 2006
Army invades Kofer Ra’e and Fahma villages west of Jenin, Army arrests one resident from Tulkarem, and invades Balata Al Balad village near Nablus also arresting one . The Israeli Army hands out military order to demolish four houses in Al Kader village near Bethlehem
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Army invades Kofer Ra’e and Fahma villages west of Jenin
The Israeli army invaded the villages of Kofer Ra’e and Fahma west of the West Bank city of Jenin, Thursday morning.
In Fahma, army jeeps entered the village from several directions and installed a military checkpoint at the entrance of the village.
Meanwhile, another army unit stormed Kofer Ra’e village searched several homes and installed a portable checkpoint at the village ñ Allar road east of the village, local sources reported.
Army arrests one resident from Tulkarem
The Israeli army arrested one resident from the West Bank city of Tulkarem refugee camp, Thursday at dawn.
Ossama Al Jurmy, 22, was arrested when an the Israeli army invaded the refugee camp, surrounded his house, searching it, before arresting and taking him to unknown location, eyewitnesses reported.
In a separate incident the army invaded the nearby Sieda village north of the city and searched several homes, no arrests were made, local sources reported.
Army invades Balata Al Balad village near Nablus and arrests one
The Israeli army troops have arrested one resident from Balata Al Balad village east of the West Bank city of Nablus, Thursday at dawn.
Troops stormed the village and searched several homes before arresting Mohamed Dowikat, local sources reported.
According to residents troops invaded the homes of the residents and shot randomly live rounds inside houses causing a state of panic amongst the children.
Army invades Nablus city and its two refugee camps
The Israeli army has invaded the West Bank city of Nablus and Balata and Ein Al Ma’e refugee camps in the city, Thursday morning.
Troops stormed the city and the two refugee camps, clashes erupted in several areas of the city, but no injures were reported, local sources reported.
Soldiers shot randomly at residents’ homes and cars, and conducted a wide scale search campaign in the city and two refugee camp, no arrests were reported, local sources said.
The west Bank city of Nablus is witnessing daily invasions and this invasive Israeli army operation has been on going for several month during which scores of residents have been arrested injured, and killed.
Army beats and arrests one resident in Hebron
Israeli forces have beaten and arrested one resident from the West Bank city of Hebron, this Thursday morning.
Yahya Mohtasib, 24, was attacked and arrested when troops invaded his family home in Dwerban area of the city,the soldiers gave no reason for the arrest or the attack, the family reported.
Army hands out military order to demolish several houses in Al Kader village near Bethlehem
Israeli civil administration officers and soldiers invaded the village of Al Khader south of the west Bank city of Bethlehem and handed out military orders to demolish several houses there, Thursday at dawn.
One house is located near the main road connecting Al khader to the near by village of Wad Rahal and the three other homes under threat belong to Samih Salah and his two brothers, local sources reported.
The army gave the residents until the 19th of June to make legal objections at the civil administration headquarters at the nearby illegal settlement of Beit Eial.
Army arrests resident form Ithna near Hebron
The Israeli army arrested one resident from the village of Ithna near the West Bank city of Hebron, on Thursday
The man whose name remains unknown was driving his car when soldiers stopped him at the village entrance exploded his car then arrested him, the reason for the arrest his location is still unknown.
One resident injured from Sorif town near Hebron
One resident injured from Sorif town west of the West Bank city of Hebron after being attacked by right wing Israeli settlers, on Thursday.
Mohamed Ighnimat, was injured when a group of Israeli settlers attacked him on his way home, Ighnimat was moved to a nearby hospital in the city were his injuries are described as severe, medical sources reported.
And that’s just some of the news today in Palestine. For constant updates, check out the International Middle East Media centre website, www.IMEMC.org. As always, thanks for joining us. From Occupied Bethlehem, this is the Palestine Today brought to you by Pennie Quinton and Ghassan Bannoura