RAMALLAH, (PIC)-- The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) arrested 60 Palestinians in the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem over the past week including ten minors and two young women, a report by Hamas movement said on Saturday.
It said that 18 were arrested in Nablus province, 9 in Jenin, 8 in each of Jerusalem and Bethlehem, 7 in Al-Khalil, 6 in Ramallah, 2 in Salfit, and one in each of Tulkarem and Qalqilia.
The report pointed out that the two young women were detained in Yatta village, Al-Khalil province, adding that they were 17 and 19 years old respectively. It noted that the 20 minors were 11 to 18 years old.
It said that the IOF soldiers arrested four Palestinians who were released from PA jails in the West Bank, charging that the step fell in line with security coordination between the two.
IOF troops arrest 60 Palestinians in one week including minors, young women