Israeli forces detain 17 Palestinians in West Bank, Jerusalem

RAMALLAH, Monday, Israeli forces early Monday detained 17 Palestinians from multiple West Bank districts and East Jerusalem, according to the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS).

It said in a statement the Israeli army detained five people from the Jenin area, in the north of West Bank, four from the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, two from Ramallah area towns of Silwad and Kufr Nimeh, and one from Qalandia refugee camp, north of Jerusalem.

Two Palestinians were also detained in the town of Hizma, northeast of the occupied city of Jerusalem, in addition to three others from Jerusalem.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency