Friday, November 25, 2011

Israeli forces 'detain 4' in Nablus, Jerusalem

An Israeli soldier patrols Lubban ash-Sharqiya south of Nablus.
(MaanImages/Rami Swidan, File)
NABLUS (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces detained four people overnight in Jerusalem and the northern West Bank early Friday morning, witnesses and officials said.

Locals in Beit Furik, east of Nablus, told Ma'an that Israeli army jeeps raided the village at dawn. Soldiers detained Salim Bashir Imleitat, 26, after ransacking his home.

An Israeli military spokesman said soldiers detained one Palestinian in Beit Furik and another in Asira al-Qibiliya, west of Nablus.

Meanwhile, Israeli forces stormed homes in Jerusalem, detaining Haitham Shukri Taha from Beit Hanina and Talab Idreis in Silwan, witnesses said.

Maan News Agency: Israeli forces 'detain 4' in Nablus, Jerusalem