Israeli forces Monday overnight detained at least nine Palestinians from various parts of the West Bank, according to local and security sources.
They said that Israeli forces re-arrested a former prisoner after breaking into his house in Ni‘lin town, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah.
The soldiers detained another after storming and ransacking his house in the nearby town of Kharbatha al-Misbah.
In the northern West Bank, military vehicles raided Jaba‘ town, south of Jenin, where the troops rounded up two others and searched several houses, turning them upside down.
In Jericho district, soldiers barged their way into Aqabat Jabr refugee camp, southwest of the city, where they detained another after muscling into his family house and interrogating the occupants.
The detainee’s brother was later on detained at the southern entrance of the city.
In Jerusalem district, heavily-armed soldiers detained a young man after brutally beating him during confrontations at the entrance of Qalandia refugee camp, north of the city.
In the southern West Bank, the sources confirmed a similar raid in al-Burj village, south of Hebron, resulting in the detention of a teacher.