Ramallah – risalah.net
Early Saturday morning Israeli security forces arrested Palestinian journalist Mohamed al-Kik from his home in Ramallah.
Israeli soldiers surrounded al-Kik’s apartment building before blasting the front door to enter and arrest the journalist after a brief search of the home, said al-Kik’s wife Faiha Shalsh. The soldiers confiscated both al-Kik and his wife’s phone as a well as a laptop.
Al-kik is a correspondent for Saudi Arabian Majd News reporting from the West Bank. He has been arrested three times by both the Israeli and Palestinian security forces, most recently in 2008.