Two injured Palestinians among five Israel detains in West Bank

Days of Palestine - Ramallah

Israeli occupation forces Thrusday detained five Palestinians, including two who were injured by army gunfire, in various parts of the occupied West Bank, according to the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS).

It said in a press statement that Israeli soldiers detained two Palestinians after shooting them at the entrance of Kufr Malek village, east of Ramallah.

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One of the two detainees, both identified as residents of the village, was injured in the foot, and the other in the shoulder.

Soldiers also detained a Palestinian after raiding and ransacking his family house in Jalazone refugee camp, north of Ramallah.

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In Hebron district in the south of the West Bank, PPS said the Israeli military raided Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, and detained a former prisoner.

Meanwhile, a journalist was detained at al-Karameh border crossing with Jordan while he was on his way back to his Qalqilya hometown.


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