Israeli army detains 11 Palestinians in West Bank

MENA , Monday 6 Jun 2022

The Israeli army detained Monday 11 Palestinians during raids in various areas in the West Bank (WB), WAFA news agency reported quoting Palestinian security sources.

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An Israeli soldier is confronted by a Palestinian demonstrator in the city of Tubas on June 6, 2022, during a gathering to denounce the Israeli settlement expansion in the Jordan Valley. AFP

Five Palestinians were apprehended in the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem, including a released Palestinian detainee and another was held again in the West Bank city of Nablus, the sources said.

Four Palestinians were rounded up in Tarqumia Checkpoint, to the west of the West Bank city of Hebron and a Palestinian youth was arrested at Amari refugee camp in Ramallah and al-Bireh Governorate, in the central West Bank, according to the sources.

Meantime, the sources said scores of Israeli settlers stormed Al Aqsa Mosque, under the protection of Israeli occupation troops and carried out provocative tours in its environs.

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