Tuesday, February 21, 2012

IOF Arrests Three Palestinians East of Rafah

Al Mezan


In the evening hours of Tuesday 21 February 2012, Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) detained three Palestinians east of Rafah.  Al Mezan has identified them as follows:

·         Jihad Mousa At-Teer, 44;
·         Badr Ibrahim Abu Snema, 30; and
·         Sameeh ‘Ayyad

All of them are from Ash-Shoka village, east of Rafah. An Al Mezan lawyer followed up with Israeli authorities and was informed him that the three young men had been detained at Ashkelon prison. According to Al Mezan’s field investigations, the IOF arrested the three men inside the security buffer zone east of Rafah.