AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Clashes broke out anew between the PA security forces and Palestinian protesters in the vicinity of the police station in Sair town east of al-Khalil on Friday night and lasted till dawn Saturday leading to six casualties including a serious injury.
A number of armed persons, in a private car, fired randomly towards police officers and PA security forces outside the police station in the village before fleeing the scene, local sources told PIC reporter.
The PA police chased the fleeing attackers to Wadi Sair area and shot two of them and arrested the third, the sources added.
According to the local sources, the attackers were relatives of Khaleda Taysir Koazibh who was shot dead by PA security forces while chasing her husband’s car.
Meanwhile, the so-called PA Preventive Service has detained four of Hamas supporters in al-Shuyoukh town, also in al-Khalil, including a liberated prisoner.
The PA Preventive security arrested the liberated prisoner Khalil Yacob Halaiqa, who served six years in Israeli jails, and his elderly father in addition to two members of the same family.
PA security forces have escalated recently political arrests against Hamas supporters in the West Bank in total violation of Cairo and Doha reconciliation agreements.