Israeli soldiers detained three activists of the Hamas cell at the University of bir Zeit. The arrest was made the night before the beginning of elections to the student Council.
The Agency Maan reported the names of the detainees: this is the former head of the student Council AMR al-Rimawi and Ahmad al-Ash Ahmad Faraj.
The bir Zeit University is the best institution of higher education in the Palestinian territories and ranks among the best educational institutions in the Arab world. In recent years, its student Council is in the hands of Hamas.