Israel arrests 400 Palestinians in 10 days: officials

Israeli policemen arrest a Palestinian man (C) after stabbing a Jewish teenager in Jerusalem on October 9, 2015 (AFP Photo/Menahem Kahana)

Ramallah (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - Israeli security forces have arrested approximately 400 Palestinians since the October 1 outbreak of violence in the occupied West Bank and annexed east Jerusalem, the Palestinian Prisoner Club said Saturday.

Approximately half of them were aged 14-20, and 100 were arrested in east Jerusalem, the Palestinian group said.

Beginning with the murder of two settlers on October 1, four Israelis have been killed, as have been 20 Palestinians, seven of them allegedly perpetrators of stabbing attacks against Jews.