PPS: Israeli Forces Arrest Fifteen Palestinians Including Mother of Prisoner

09 Jan
4:29 AM

Israeli forces detained fifteen Palestinians, on Wednesday, from across the West Bank, including a woman from occupied Jerusalem and a senior member of Fatah movement, the Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA) reported.

A statement released by the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said that Israeli forces detained Sana Rajabi, from Jerusalem, the mother of Palestinian prisoner, Ammar Rajabi, who is serving a six year prison sentence in Israel, for resisting the occupation.

Soldiers also detained Bassem Masalmeh, the Fatah secretary, after invading his home, in the town of Beit Awwa, Hebron district in the southern occupied West Bank.

Occupation forces also detained three Palestinians from the town of Beit Fajjar, in the Bethlehem district, five from Ramallah district, one from Arroub refugee camp, in the Hebron district, and two more from Abu Dis, east of Jerusalem.

A father, identified as Sameeh Refa’ey, and his son Mohammad, were arrested Wednesday afternoon, from their home in the Zeitoun neighborhood, in Anata town, east of occupied East Jerusalem.

Image: Samidoun
Edited for IMEMC: Ali Salam

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