Eight Palestinians detained in West Bank, Jerusalem

RAMALLAH, The Israeli army detained in overnight and early morning raids today eight Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, said the Palestinian Prisoner Society.

Three were detained in the Jenin district, two from Kufr Nimeh and one from Jalazon refugee camp in the Ramallah district, and two from the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiyeh.

Reports from Jalazon camp said residents clashed with soldiers when they raided the camp to make the arrest. The soldiers showered the camp with teargas causing many suffocation cases.

Source: Palestinian News and Info Agency