The occupation forces executed a young Palestinian man – today, Saturday – in the southern city of Hebron West Bank The occupation, after storming his house in the town of Dura and arresting his brother. The occupation also stormed Nablus, which led to clashes, while it continued its arrest campaign.
The martyr's family confirmed that the occupation forces stormed the house, destroyed its contents, beat them, and fired live bullets inside the house, wounding their son.
She added that the occupation forces prevented anyone from approaching him and providing treatment to him, before they arrested him while he was bleeding, and they also arrested his brother, noting that the soldiers seized two vehicles and stole a sum of money and checks, before they withdrew from the house.
Thus, the number of martyrs in the West Bank since October 7, during the wave of raids launched by Israel, rose to 273 martyrs.
From the home of the young man Sari Amr, who was arrested by the occupation forces from the city of Dura, south of Hebron, at dawn today after he was shot. pic.twitter.com/rR4A35zoMG
– Shehab News Agency (@ShehabAgency) December 9, 2023
For his part, Al Jazeera's correspondent reported that clashes had occurred between Palestinians and Israeli forces near the village of Marka and the town of Qabatiya, southwest of Embryo After the soldiers stormed the city, he added that the occupation sent reinforcements to the city.
The correspondent added that the occupation forces stormed the city of Salfit and the town of Al-Khader, west of Bethlehem, while Palestinian sources reported that a young man was injured by live bullets during the occupation forces’ storming of the village of Al-Mazra’a Al-Gharbiya, north of Ramallah.
Palestinian sources and platforms also reported the outbreak of armed clashes between resistance fighters and Israeli occupation forces in Nablus, after they stormed the city.
The Palestinian News Agency (Wafa) quoted the mayor of Beita, south of Nablus, Mahmoud Barham, as saying that the occupation forces closed the town’s garbage dump, and destroyed the main road leading to it and the electricity network.
Barham explained that the municipality estimated the initial losses resulting from the destruction at more than 150,000 shekels (equivalent to 40,000 US dollars).
The occupation forces pushed military reinforcements, accompanied by two bulldozers, towards the town of Kafr Qaddum, east of Qalqilya, in the northern West Bank. Local sources reported that the occupation forces headed to the south and west of the town, where they blocked side entrances to the town with dirt berms.
In Jenin, in the northern West Bank, an Al Jazeera correspondent said that the occupation forces stormed the town of Kafr Rai, southwest of the city, and surrounded the house of a leader in the Islamic Jihad movement.
The Israeli army confirmed that a soldier was injured during their storming of the city of Jenin.
Press coverage: The occupation forces stormed the Umm Al-Sharayet neighborhood in Ramallah and Al-Bireh this morning pic.twitter.com/7a62oOvLrn
– Quds News Network (@qudsn) December 9, 2023
The Al Jazeera correspondent said that special forces from the Israeli army stormed the Umm Al-Sharayet suburb in the city of Al-Bireh and arrested two people. They also stormed the Batn Al-Hawa neighborhood in the city of Ramallah and arrested two other people.
For its part, the Palestinian Prisoners' Club announced that the Israeli occupation forces arrested at least 15 citizens from several governorates in the West Bank, from Friday evening until dawn today.
This brings the number of arrests in the occupied West Bank since October 7 to 3,700 detainees.
The West Bank has witnessed tense conditions since the start of the Israeli aggression on Gaza strip Two months ago, during which the Israeli army intensified raids and storming villages and towns in the West Bank.