Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Troops kidnap four fighters near Nablus

Wednesday May 27, 2009 01:35 by Saed Bannoura - IMEMC & Agencies

Palestinian sources reported Tuesday that Israeli soldiers installed a temporary roadblock near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped four fighters of the Al Aqsa Brigades, the armed wing of Fateh movement.

File, Photo by Maan News Agency
File, Photo by Maan News Agency

The four fighters driving on the Al Bathan road, north of Nablus, when they were stopped by a sudden Israeli roadblock installed in the area.

The soldiers surrounded their vehicle and ordered them to step out. The four were not armed when the army stopped their vehicle.

They were identified as Mohammad Al Mansy, Nassouh Abu Sa’da, Salah Al Reemwai, and Tareq Idrees.

They were all cuffed, blindfolded and moved to an unknown destination.

Israeli forces seize four Al-Aqsa Brigades men in Nablus
Date: 27 / 05 / 2009 Time: 09:35

Nablus – Ma’an Exclusive – Israeli forces seized evening four Palestinians affiliated to Fatah’s armed wing, Al-Aqsa Brigades, in the West Bank city of Nablus on Tuesday evening.

Ma’an learned from Palestinian security sources that the activists were travelling in a blue Hyundai on Wadi Al-Badan road before they were overtaken by an Israeli patrol which surrounded the car and detained them.

The source named the men as Muhammad Al-Mansi, Nasouh Abu Sa’da, Salah Rimawi, and Tariq Idris.