Israeli forces take a Palestinian minor into custody in the West Bank on 20 December 2017 (Photo: Wisam Hashlamoun/APA)
Israeli occupation forces arrested on Tuesday 11 Palestinians from Shu’fat refugee camp in a manhunt targeting occupied East Jerusalem.
According to the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS), the arrest sweep targeted Palestinians in Jerusalem and West Bank refugee camps.
Three Palestinians were also detained in the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem following raids at their homes, two of them from Nur Shams refugee camp and the third from Tulkarem refugee camp.
At the same time, a 16-year-old minor was arrested in Beit Fajjar village, south of the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem, following an army raid of his family home.