WEST BANK, November 17, 2011 (WAFA) – Israeli soldiers Thursday arrested seven Palestinians, including youth and a child, after raiding several houses and areas of the West Bank, according to local sources.
They said Israeli soldiers arrested four Palestinian youth, among them a child, from Azun, a village south of Qalqilya and another three Palestinians from Hebron in the West Bank.
Sources said that Israeli forces arrested Qusai Saleem, 17, Rashad Shbetah, 13, Ihab Misha’al, 17, and Ibrahim Inayah, 17, from Azun village, east of Qalqilya after raiding their family homes and forcing them to go out in the open cold weather.
In a related matter, Haitham Suwwan, head of the Ematein Village Council, told WAFA that Israeli soldiers raided Ematein, a village east of Qalqilya, and broke into the houses of two Mitani families; Abdel-Rahman Mitani and Abdel-Salam Mitani, while police dogs sabotaged and destroyed the houses and the soldiers searched and tampered with their contents.
In Hebron, Israeli soldiers arrested three Palestinians from Samu’ and Dura towns, south of Hebron in the West Bank.
Local and security sources told WAFA that Israeli forces raided Samu’, a town south of Hebron, and arrested Khalil Al-Hawamda, after breaking into his house, searching and tampering with its cotenants.
Sources added that Israeli forces raided Dura, a town west of Hebron, and arrested Ibrahim Hirebat and Mohammad JadAllah.
(english.wafa.ps / 17.11.2011)