Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Israeli Forces Arrest Five Palestinians in West Bank

Palestine News & Info Agency - WAFA

RAMALLAH, May 2, 2012 (WAFA) –Israeli forces arrested five Palestinians from across the West Bank, local and security sources said Wednesday.

Mohammed Awad, from the National Committee against the Wall and Settlement in Beit Ummar, told WAFA forces arrested two Palestinians; Hamzeh Abu Maria and Hamzeh Sabarneh, both in their twenties, from the town of Beit Ummar, north of Hebron after raiding their homes.

Sabarneh’s mother, 56, said masked soldiers snuck into her bedroom, terrorizing her which caused her to temporarily lose her ability to move.

Forces also arrested a 23-year-old Palestinian from his work place in Beit Forik, east of Nablus.

Two Palestinians were also arrested from the Ramallah area.