The occupation forces arrest 16 citizens from the West Bank


Bethlehem – Ma’an – Israeli occupation forces arrested 16 citizens from the West Bank, including children, on Tuesday morning, after a raid and search operation.

The Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs and the Prisoners’ Club reported that the arrests were distributed across the governorates of Ramallah, Qalqilya, Hebron, Nablus, Bethlehem, and Jericho, accompanied by attacks and threats against the detainees and their families, in addition to widespread acts of vandalism and destruction in citizens’ homes.

It is noteworthy that the total number of arrests after October 7th amounted to about (9600), and this number includes those who were arrested from their homes, through military checkpoints, those who were forced to surrender themselves under pressure, and those who were held hostage.

The occupation continues to carry out arrest campaigns in the West Bank, accompanied by systematic abuse and torture of detainees and their families, in an unprecedented manner. The occupation did not exclude the sick, the wo
unded, and the elderly during the arrest campaigns.

Source: Maan News Agency