Jerusalem-Jenin , ALRAY- Israeli occupation forces arrested five Palestinian citizens Wednesday evening after raiding several houses and shops in the Jerusalem village of Isawiya and the eastern neighborhood of Jenin in the northern West Bank.
"Wadi Hilweh" Information Center quoted local sources as saying that large force of the Israeli army stormed the village, raided several houses and shops, and arrested Lutfi Dare,44, Ali Derbas ,8, Mohamed Ragab Obeid,19, Yasser Darwish ,and Mohammed Jibril Darwish.
Citizens in the Village said that the occupation forces put roadblocks in the roads of the village as violent clashes broke out between Palestinian citizens and Israeli soldiers which fired sound bombs and rubber-coated steel bullets.
In Jenin, Israeli forces raided Thursday at dawn five homes in Jenin and arrested Abdel Fattah Abu Jafar ,22 , and Mutassim Abu Jafar,25 .
Israeli occupation forces routinely carry out arrest raids in the West Bank. Around 40 percent of Palestinian men living in the occupied territories have been detained by Israel at some point in their lives.