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Israeli forces detain locals, confiscate mobile phones in Aqqaba village

Posted in Miscellaneous by beyondtheborder on March 26, 2009

Israeli troops confiscated mobile phones and detained four men in Aqqaba village south of Jenin before dawn Thursday morning.

Security sources said 13 Israeli military vehicles stormed the village and took 19-year-old Ra’fat Al-Masry, 30-year-old Mustafa Abu Ara, 27-year-old Muhammad Ghassan Abu Ghannam, and 20-year-old Muhammad Mahmoud Abu Ara.

Israeli radio reported Thursday morning that an Israeli raid on the village uncovered three explosives and “experts were sent in to dispose of the material.”