According to Reuters, Israeli forces has detained Mona Mansour, a Hamas member of the PLC along with 14 managers of a West Bank business venture that Israel accuses of having links to the Islamist faction. Dozens of Hamas lawmakers are behing held by israel after the abduction of an Israeli soldier in 2006.
Read: Reuters Alertnet, “Israeli forces detain Hamas lawmaker, businessmen,” 21 July 2008, http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L21491039.htm
Acting PLC speaker Ahmad Bahar condemns the detention.
Read: Maan News, “PLC speaker condemns detention of Deputy Muna Mansour,” 21 July 2008.