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Israel arrests 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence

Hundreds of Palestinians flocked to the Gaza-Israel buffer zone where they took part in ongoing anti-Israel demonstrations for the 53rd week in row on 12 April 2019 [Mohammed Asad/Middle East Monitor]
Hundreds of Palestinians flocked to the Gaza-Israel buffer zone where they took part in ongoing anti-Israel demonstrations for the 53rd week in row on 12 April 2019 [Mohammed Asad/Middle East Monitor]

Israeli forces detained three Palestinians near the security fence with the Gaza Strip, according to the Israeli military on Saturday, Anadolu reports.

In a statement, the army said the three men had sneaked the fence into Israeli territory.

It said one Palestinians had a knife, but without giving any further details.

There was no comment from Palestinian authorities on the claim.

Israel has repeatedly declared the arrest of Palestinians for allegedly sneaking into Israeli territory.

READ: Gazans flock to Israel buffer zone for 53rd weekly demo 

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