The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at daybreak Friday rolled into Shaqba town, near the central West Bank province of Ramallah and al-Bireh.
Reporting from the scene, a PIC news correspondent said 12 Israeli army jeeps raked through Shaqba town, at the same time as infantry troops have combed residential neighborhood, sparking terror among civilians.
Meanwhile, the IOF stormed the southern West Bank province of Bethlehem and summoned six youngsters to questioning.
According to local sources, Israeli army troops broke into Bethlehem’s eastern town of Tekou’ and wreaked havoc on civilian homes before they summoned five youngsters to questioning.
Overnight, the IOF ravaged civilian homes near Othman Ibn Affan Mosque, to the east of Bethlehem, and summoned a Palestinian youth—Islam Abiyat—to interrogation.
Recently, the occupation army stepped up arbitrary assaults on Palestinian towns and villages and crack downs on civilians in an attempt to suppress anti-occupation activism across the Palestinian territories.
(Source / 03.02.2017)