Monday, Sept. 25
Latest News
  1. Israel to advance plans for 2,000 new illegal settlement units
  2. Israeli forces detain 14-year-old girl, raid female student dormitory
  3. Israeli forces detain Palestinian over 'inciting terrorism'
  4. Israeli forces seize Palestinian-owned vehicles in Tubas
  5. Israeli settlers torch olive trees south of Nablus
  6. Israeli military vehicles, bulldozers raid southern Gaza Strip
  7. Israeli forces detain 21 Palestinians over the course of Rosh Hashanah
  8. Clashes erupt in Aida refugee camp following Israeli raid
  9. Israeli forces detain two 14-year-old Palestinians in Hebron
  10. Poll: Majority of Palestinian public want Abbas to resign

Palestinian detained for allegedly throwing explosive near Jenin-area checkpoint

March 21, 2017 1:25 P.M. (Updated: March 21, 2017 5:23 P.M.)
(AFP/File)
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- A Palestinian was detained in the northern occupied West Bank on Monday evening for allegedly throwing an explosive device, Israeli police said on Monday.

Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said in a statement that a suspect on a motorcycle threw an explosive device near the al-Jalama checkpoint in the district of Jenin and fled the scene on Monday.

Rosenfeld did not mention whether anyone was injured in the incident.

Rosenfeld added that Israeli forces set up roadblocks in the area and searched the area, before “information was received” leading to the detention of a Palestinian man in his twenties.
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2017