World Bulletin/News Desk
Seventeen Palestinians were detained by the Israeli army during security raids across the occupied West Bank.
Israeli troops detained eight Palestinians near Nablus, three near Ramallah, one in Bethlehem and five in Al-Khalil (Hebron), the Israeli army radio reported.
Israel launches almost daily raids on cities in the West Bank to detain what it describes as wanted Palestinians.
Around 370 Palestinian West Bank residents were detained by Israel in May, a report issued by the Ahrar Center for Prisoners and Human Rights said on Sunday.
It added that Israeli authorities had detained five Palestinian women in May, and later released only three of them.
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