Israeli forces detain 43 Palestinians in predawn raids across West Bank

03:00 Mar 26 2018 Jenin, Qalqiliya, al-Issawiya, Anata, Deheisheh refugee camp, Hebron

BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces detained at least 43 Palestinians from the occupied West Bank during predawn raids, according to Israeli media. 

While an Israeli army spokesperson confirmed to Ma’an that 43 Palestinians were detained, only 21 of the detainees were identified by media reports. 

Hebrew-language media reported that two Palestinians were detained from the northern West Bank city of Jenin. They were identified as Udayy al-Baajawi and Mahdi Abu al-Hassan. 

Three Palestinians were detained from the northern West Bank city of Qalqiliya, and were identified as Hamada Amin Shaath, Muhammad Nael Salmi and Mahmoud Qattawi.

In the central West Bank district of Jerusalem, Israeli forces detained 11 Palestinians, including a husband and wife. 

They were identified as Ahmad Akram al-Yassini, Udayy Raed al-Nimr al-Jimzawi, Walid Wajih al-Nimr al-Jimzawi, Amnah Mahmoud and her husband Bassel Mahmoud, Mumen Mahmoud, Mamun Mahmoud, Haitham Shadi Obeid, Hussein Shadi Obeid, Muhammad Ahmad Attiyeh and Daoud Youssef Attiyeh.

In the southern West Bank district of Bethlehem, one Palestinian who was detained was identified as Bethlehem, one Palestinian was identified among detainees as Abdullah Nayif.

Three Palestinians detained from the southern West Bank city of Hebron were identified as Ihab Numan al-Rajabi, Muhammad Nabil al-Qiq and Ayham Wael Ajarmeh.

Israeli search and detention raids are a nightly occurrence in Palestinian cities, towns, and refugee camps across the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem.

According to prisoners rights group Addameer, there were 6,119 Palestinian prisoners being held in Israeli jails as of February.

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Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, 43 Palestinians, including a husband and his wife, from several parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem.

The Maan News Agency has reported that an Israeli military spokesperson confirmed to their agency that the soldiers arrested 43 Palestinians but did not release all their names.

Two of the abducted Palestinians are a husband and his wife, from the al-‘Isawiya town, in the center of occupied Jerusalem.

The Palestinians who have been officially identified are:

Abdullah Nayef Ramadan, Deheishe refugee camp, Bethlehem.
Ehab No’man Rajabi, Hebron.
Ahmad Karam al-Yassini, Anata, Jerusalem.
Odai Raed al-Jamzawi, Anata, Jerusalem.
Waleed Raed al-Jamzawi, Anata, Jerusalem.
Odai Ba’jawi, Jenin.
Amna Mahmoud, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Bassel Mahmoud, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Mo’men Mahmoud, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Ma’moun Mahmoud, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Haitham Shadi ‘Obeid, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Hussein Shadi ‘Obeid, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Mohammad Ahmad Atiya, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Daoud Yousef Atiya, al-‘Isawiya, Jerusalem.
Mahdi Abu al-Hasan, Jenin.
Hamada Amin Shaath, Qalqilia.
Mohammad Na’el Silmi, Qalqilia.
Mahmoud Qattawi, Qalqilia.
It is worth mentioning that, according to detailed statistics, released at the end of February 2018, by the ad-Dameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, Israeli is holding 6119 Palestinian detainees in several prisons, detention camps and interrogation centers.

450 detainees, including six elected legislators, are held under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders, without charges or trial, in addition to 61 female detainees, and 320 children.

480 Palestinian detainees are serving sentences of more than 20 years, 21 serving prison terms of more than 25 years, and 526 serving life sentences.

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Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nineteen Palestinians In The West Bank
Published on: Mar 26, 2018 @ 10:05

Israeli soldiers carried out, on Monday at dawn, massive invasions and violent searches of homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, and abducted at least nineteen Palestinians, including children.

In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted eleven Palestinians, including a couple and their two children.

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said dozens of soldiers invaded al-‘Isawiya town, in the center of the city, broke into and ransacked many homes and abducted Bassel Mahmoud, his wife Amna Mahmoud, in addition to their sons Mo’men and Ma’moun.

It added that the soldiers also abducted Haitham Shadi ‘Obeid, his brother Hussein, in addition to Mohammad Ahmad ‘Atiya and Daoud Yousef ‘Atiya.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded ‘Anata town, northeast of Jerusalem, also searched many homes and abducted a child, identified as Ahmad Akram al-Yassini, in addition to ‘Odai Raed al-Jamzawi and Waleed Wajeeh al-Jamzawi.

In Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, the soldiers also invaded and ransacked homes, and abducted Ehab No’man Rajabi.

Two children, identified as Mohammad Nabil al-Qeeq, 16, and Ayham Wa’el ‘Ajarma, 16, were taken prisoner from their homes in the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron.

The soldiers also invaded several surrounding villages and towns, and installed military roadblocks, before stopping and searching dozens of cars, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.

In addition, several army jeeps invaded Kufur Qaddoum town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, searched many homes and abducted Ezzat Ghazi, 21.

In Jenin, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted two former political prisoners, identified as Mahdi Nabil Abu al-Hasan and ‘Odai Zoheir Ba’jawi, from their homes.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Kafr Dan village, west of Jenin, also searched homes and abducted a young man, identified as Mohammad Ahmad Abu Salah.

In Bethlehem office of the PPS said dozens of soldiers, including undercover units, invaded Deheishe refugee camp, south of the city, abducted Abdullah Nayef Ramadan, 28, after storming and searching his home.

The soldiers also stormed the Al-Moghrabi Mall, on the Jerusalem-Hebron road, in the opposite direction of Deheishe, and assaulted the owner, Ismael al-Moghrabi, and a customer, identified as Yasser Abdul-Majid Obaidullah, 49, and confiscated surveillance equipment.

In related news, several armored Israeli military vehicles, including bulldozers, invaded Palestinian lands near the border fence, between Rafah and Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and fired dozens of live rounds.

The invasion was carried out by three tanks and three armored bulldozers, which left Sofa military base across the border fence, and advanced 150 meters into Palestinian lands, before uprooting sections close to the border.

Israeli military drones were also flying over various parts of the Gaza Strip throughout the invasion.

Udayy al-Baajawi and Mahdi Abu al-Hassan detained 3/26/2018
Hamada Amin Shaath, Muhammad Nael Salmi and Mahmoud Qattawi detained 3/26/2018
Amnah Mahmoud and her husband Bassel Mahmoud, Mumen Mahmoud, Mamun Mahmoud, Haitham Shadi Obeid, Hussein Shadi Obeid, Muhammad Ahmad Attiyeh and Daoud Youssef Attiyeh detained 3/26/2018
Ahmad Karam al-Yassini, Odai Raed al-Jamzawi, and Waleed Raed al-Jamzawi detained 3/26/2018
Abdullah Nayef Ramadan detained 3/26/2018
Ihab Numan al-Rajabi, Muhammad Nabil al-Qiq and Ayham Wael Ajarmeh detained 3/26/2018
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