Children among 3 said detained by Israel overnight

Published (updated) 20/06/2011 11:11

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces raided the southern West Bank village of Husan, west of Bethlehem overnight and detained two minors after storming their family homes, local source said.

Speaking with Ma’an by phone, a family member said several Israeli military vehicles entered the village at around 2 a.m and ransacked two homes.

He said 15-year-old Muhammad Ra’afat Khalil Hamamra and 15-year-old Miras Muhammad Nimir Al-Ureidi were handcuffed and taken away to an unknown location.

A statement from the Israeli military said three Palestinians were arrested overnight in the West Bank for “suspected terrorist activity.”


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