The occupation arrests 20 citizens from the West Bank

Bethlehem – Ma’an – From yesterday evening until Wednesday morning, the occupation forces arrested at least (20) citizens from the West Bank, including two children and former prisoners.

The arrests were concentrated in the Hebron Governorate, while the rest of the arrests were distributed in the governorates of Tulkarm, Bethlehem, Qalqilya, and Jerusalem, accompanied by widespread acts of abuse, severe beatings, and threats against detainees and their families, in addition to widespread acts of sabotage and destruction of citizens’ homes.

Thus, the total number of arrests after October 7 rose to more than (8,745), and this total includes those who were arrested from homes, through military checkpoints, those who were forced to surrender themselves under pressure, and those who were held hostage.

It is noteworthy that the occupation continues to carry out the crime of enforced disappearance against Gaza detainees 222 days after the aggression and genocide, as the occupation refuses to provide human rights
institutions, including the competent international and Palestinian ones, with any information regarding their fate and places of detention to this day, including the martyred Gaza detainees.

It is noteworthy that the data related to arrest cases includes those who were kept in detention by the occupation and those who were later released.

Source: Maan News Agency