The Israeli army detained, on Wednesday, eighteen Palestinian civilians from across the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian News and Information Agency (WAFA) reported.

Soldiers detained a freed Palestinian prisoner in Atouf village in the northern Jordan Valley, just hours after his release from Israeli prison.

East of Jenin city in the northern West Bank village of Jalboun, Israeli forces detained one Palestinian civilian.

In the northern West Bank village of Iskaka, east of Salfit, soldiers detained six Palestinians including five members of the Harb family.

Meanwhile, in Ein Yabroud town, northeast of Ramallah in the central West Bank, Israeli forces detained two brothers, and five more were detained from Silwad town, northeast of Ramallah.

Soldiers stormed and ransacked Palestinian-owned homes in several other Ramallah-district villages, no further arrests were reported.

In the southern occupied West Bank, the army stormed and ransacked several homes, rounding up another three Palestinian civilians from different towns in the Hebron district.


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