RAMALLAH, Thursday, August 22, 2019 – The Palestinian prisoner society confirmed that Israeli forces detained early today 13 Palestinians in different attacks across the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.
Five Palestinians, mostly previous prisoners, were arrested through raids at their homes within the northern West Bank area of Jenin.
Two of the five detainees as residents of Jenin city and two others as residents of Yabad town, west of Jenin, Local sources said.
In Tulkarem, PPS said Israeli military vehicles raided Beit Lid town, eastern Tulkarem, where soldiers arrested a 19-year-old Palestinian.
In Ramallah district, two separate Israeli military raids were carried out in Sinjil and Silwad towns, northeast of Ramallah city, resulting in the detention of two Palestinians, one from each town with the one from Silwad is said to be 18-years of age.
In Hebron in the south of the West Bank, PPS said a Palestinian man was arrested.
The occupation detained four Palestinians, including three former prisoners, after looting their houses in Jerusalem.