|[ 16/04/2011 - 03:09 PM ]|
GAZA, (PIC)-- A statistics report by the Ansar Al-Asra society said on Saturday that Israeli occupation forces (IOF) detained 845 Palestinians in the first three months of 2011.
The statement added that among those were 105 children and three members of the Palestinian legislative council.
It noted that the IOF detention spree in the first quarter of 2011 witnessed an upsurge as it started with 180 people in January, then 285 in February and 380 in March.
The society said that the arrests focused in the districts of Nablus, Al-Khalil, Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Tulkarem, Salfit, Ramallah, and El-Bireh.