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NGOs: ‘Israel’ arrested 340 Palestinians last May

Occupied Palestine (QNN)- Human rights organizations stated that the occupation state has arrested 340 Palestinians last May.

In their monthly joint report, the NGOs stated that the recently jailed Palestinians include 25 children and 10 women.

The joint report was issued by the Committee of Prisoners and Former Prisoners, the Palestinian Prisoners Association, and Addameer. It explained that Israeli forces arrested 162 native Palestinians in Jerusalem, 17 in Ramallah, 41 in Hebron, 64 in Jenin, 23 in Bethlehem, 5 in Nablus, 15 in Tulkarm, 10 in Qalqilya, and three in Gaza.

The report added that the arrests increased in May, compared to April although of the spread of Covid-19, which puts the lives of the Palestinian prisoners in danger.

The total number of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails reached 4600, including 41 women and 170 children. 380 Palestinians are under administrative detention without any charges or trials.

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