Israeli soldiers took fifteen residents prisoner in several West Bank
areas overnight, Palestinian sources reported. An Israeli army official
said that the arrestees are members of Hamas, Fateh and the Popular
Front for the Liberation of Palestine. Thirteen of the detainees were
taken prisoners overnight.
The agency quoted an Israeli military official stating that five members of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine were taken prisoners in in invasion to Qalqilia, in the northern part of the West Bank, three members of Fateh and Hamas were taken prisoners in Ramallah, north of Jerusalem, and five were taken prisoners in Hebron city, in the southern part of the West Bank.
Also, Palestinian sources reported that two more residents were taken prisoners in an Israeli invasion in Jenin, in the northern part of the West Bank.
Moreover, three residents were taken prisoners in the northern plains, east of the West Bank city of Tubas, the Palestinian News Agency, WAFA, reported.
Eyewitnesses said that soldiers invaded Ein Al Baidha village, east of Tubas, searched several houses and three residents prisoners.
The detainees were identified as Mohammad and his brother Mahmoud Fayiz Yousef, and Eyad Fawzi Yousef.