Israeli forces detain 4 Palestinians near Bethlehem
Published Thursday 29/05/2014 (updated) 31/05/2014 10:53
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces detained four young Palestinian men in the southern West Bank town of Tuqu east of Bethlehem on Thursday, local sources told Ma’an.
The sources said large numbers of Israeli troops stormed the town and detained Suleiman Khalid al-Umour, 19, Mahmoud Audallah al-Umour, 25, Bilal Habis al-Umour, 23 and Bahaa Arif al-Umour, 18, during the raid.
The sources added that Israeli troops ransacked more than 15 houses belonging to members of the Umour family during the raid.
An Israeli military spokeswoman did not immediately return calls seeking comment.