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  סיון 8, 5771 , 10/06/11

Report: Senior Hamas Member Arrested in Jenin

Israeli forces arrested a senior Hamas official in the Samarian Palestinian Authority (PA) city of Jenin on Friday, according to PA security officials cited by Agence France Presse. Wasfi Qabha served as a minister for prisoner affairs in the Hamas government in 2006.

Qabha was held by Israel in administrative detention from 2007 until 2010.

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