UPDATE: Army Kidnaps Ten Palestinians In The West Bank, At Least 35 Since Dawn

February 25, 2016 2:17 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0
25 Feb
2:17 PM

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped eleven additional Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, raising the number of kidnapped residents since dawn to at least 35. The PPS said the soldiers searched and ransacked dozens of homes in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West bank and kidnapped seven Palestinians, identified as Anas Sa’id, Mustafa al-Bostanji, Ayatollah Jabara, Mohannad Shweiki, Ziad Abdul-Qader Abu ‘Aisha, Mohannad Shweiki and Amjad Rajabi.

In addition, the soldiers invaded the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, and kidnapped Mohammad Omar Salah, 25.

The PPS added that the soldiers invaded Tammoun town, in the central West Bank district of Tubas, and kidnapped one Palestinian, identified as Mansour Bani Odeh.

In Ramallah, the soldiers kidnapped Mohammad Fahmi Sbeih from the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, and Mojahed al-Asmar from Beit Rima town.

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Updated from previous artice:

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, at least 24 Palestinians, during extensive invasions and military searches of homes, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. Two Palestinians injured near Ramallah.

The PPS said that the soldiers invaded various communities in the northern West Bank district of Jenin, and kidnapped three Palestinians from Qabatia town, south of Jenin city. The kidnapped have been identified as Ibrahim Ahmad Khazamia, Zeidan Fadel Nazzal and his brother Omran.

The PPS added that the army also invaded and searched many homes in the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, and Bal’a nearby town, and kidnapped four Palestinians.

The kidnapped Palestinians have been identified as Moath Naji Barabra, 17, Mahdi Hasan al-Hajj, 24, from Bal’a, in addition to Mos’ab Amer an-Najdi, 24, and his brother Mohammad, 28, from the Eastern Neighborhood of Tulkarem city.

In Nablus district, also in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers stormed and ransacked dozens of homes and kidnapped eight Palestinians.

The PPS said the soldiers kidnapped Wahid Husam Ziyada, 25, Shaheed Ghassan Ziyada, 30, and Mohammad Zaher Qet, 27, from Madama village, south of Nablus, while Abdul-Rahman Yassin Jabali, 30, and Waleed Jarrah Obeidat, 27, were kidnapped from their homes in ‘Awarta town, south of Nablus, and Mohammad Mahdi Hajji, 20, was taken prisoner from his home in Einabous town, south of Nablus.

The army also kidnapped Odai Adnan Balatya, 21, from al-Bathan town, after summoning them for interrogation in a nearby military and security base.

Another Palestinian, identified as Monther Mustafa Eshteyya, from Beit Forik town, east of Nablus, was kidnapped in Jerusalem. The army alleged the Palestinian did not carry an entry or work permit.

Furthermore, clashes took place in Beit Rima town, northwest of Ramallah, after several Israeli military vehicles invaded it, and fired live rounds, rubber-coated metal bullets and gas bombs.

Medical sources said one Palestinian suffered a moderate injury, after the soldiers shot him with a live round in his back, while another Palestinian was shot in his right arm.

The soldiers also searched homes throughout the town, and kidnapped a former political prisoner, identified as Mojahed Khader Rimawi, who was previously imprisoned by Israel for 16 months.

In the Hebron district, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers broke into and searched many homes, in Hebron city and nearby villages and towns, and kidnapped five Palestinians, identified as Ehab Shafiq al-Qawasmi, Mahmoud Radi Za’areer, Abdul-Hadi Riyad Abu Aida, Mohammad Hilmi Abu Safiyya, and Yasser Harbi Yaghmour.

In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded Hizma town, searched many homes and kidnaped four Palestinians, before moving them to an interrogation center in the city. The kidnapped have been identified as Hasan Mahmoud Khatib, Mohammad Mahmoud Khatib, Ali Yasser Khatib and Mohammad Khalil Salaheddin.

On Wednesday evening, a number of extremist Israeli colonizers assaulted many Palestinians, living near the Ibrahimi Mosque, in the center of Hebron city, causing various cuts and bruises that required hospitalization.

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