Days of Palestine

Thursday, March 23

Israeli forces detain five Palestinians, ransack houses in West Bank raids

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Days Of Palestine – West Bank

Israeli occupation forces on Thursday detained at least five Palestinians and ransacked several houses in multiple overnight raids across the West Bank, said local sources.

Israeli occuaption military vehicles raided Anabta town, located to the east of Tulkarem city, where soldiers detained two former prisoners.

In Jenin district, a similar Israeli military raid was carried out in Bir al-Basha village, located to the south of Jenin city, resulting in the detention of a Palestinian.

In Hebron district, two brothers were rounded up in a raid in As-Samou' town, located to the south of Hebron city.

Israeli occupation soldiers also broke into and thoroughly searched several houses in Hebron’s Old City, turning them upside down.

Israeli occupation forces frequently raid Palestinian houses almost on a daily basis across the West Bank on the pretext of searching for “wanted” Palestinians, triggering clashes with residents.

According to Palestinian figures, roughly 5,700 Palestinians — including numerous women and children — are currently languishing in Israeli detention facilities.