TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Israeli troops raided al-Quds TV in Ramallah overnight, arresting employees and confiscating broadcasting equipment.

According to Wafa news agency, Israeli forces on Monday detained four Palestinian journalists during pre-dawn raids at their homes in Ramallah and nearby areas.

Israeli soldiers detained Ala Rimawi, who runs Al-Quds television station, after raiding his home in the city.

Soldiers also detained freelance journalists Mohammad Ulwan, Husni Injass and Qutaibah Hamdan and seized their cars and personal computers.

The Israeli army claimed the four journalists were “suspected of incitement for their work at Al-Quds TV”.

16 more employees and university students were also nabbed during the raid.