Clashes and Arrests in West Bank and Jerusalem Today

August 09, 2021

The Israeli occupation forces launched, this early morning, a detention campaign and raids in various areas of the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.

The Israeli occupation forces stormed the town of Beita, south of Nablus, at dawn today, and detained Zuhair Ahmed Daoud, and the freed prisoners Osaid Mualla, Islam Hamid Jaghoub, Abd al-Rahman Muhammad Maali, Mutassim Miteb Dwaikat, and Hamada Imad Hamayel.

The Israeli occupation forces have detained about 40 Palestinians since the beginning of the confrontations on Mount Sobeih, after establishing a settlement outpost on it, weeks ago.

The occupation forces detained the young man, Muhammad Al-Qawasmi, after storming his house, in the town of Anata, northeast of occupied Jerusalem, and transferred him to an unknown destination until now.

Clashes erupted with the occupation forces in the town of Deir Abu Mishaal, northwest of Ramallah, and in the town of Al-Isawiya, northeast of occupied Jerusalem, local sources reported.

The sources added that the occupation forces stormed the village of Wadi Fukin, west of Bethlehem.

In this context, the Israeli occupation forces arrested a young man from Bab al-Amud in occupied Jerusalem, after severely assaulting him.

They also detained the two young men, Walid Hammad Filna, and Wafa Khalil Idris, after storming their homes in Al-Am'ari refugee camp in Ramallah and Al-Bireh Governorate.