The Israeli army on Wednesday handcuffed, blindfolded, and detained a Palestinian correspondent for Anadolu Agency for some three hours.

Kays Ebu Semra, a Palestinian writer for the agency, was on her way to cover a story in Ramallah, the West Bank when she was detained at an Israeli checkpoint.

Edu Semra was freed after hours of detention and questioning.

*Writing by Erdogan Cagatay Zontur

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