Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday at dawn, several Palestinian communities in different parts of the occupied West Bank, searched homes and kidnapped eight Palestinians. The soldiers also summoned five Palestinians, from Bethlehem, for interrogation.The soldiers invaded the at-Tour neighborhood, in occupied Jerusalem, searched and ransacked many homes, and kidnapped four teenagers, identified as Abdullah Samer Abu Sbeitan, 17, Bassem Maher Sbeitani, 17, Siraj Odah Abu Sbeitan, 16, and Mahmoud Ahmad Abu al-Hawa, 17.
The army also invaded an area, west of Betunia town, in the central West Bank district of Ramallah, and kidnapped two young men, identified as Omar Abu ar-Rob and Morad al-‚ÄėAjjouri, after the soldiers stopped their car, and forced them out.
In the Tubas, the soldiers searched several homes and kidnapped two Palestinians, identified as Ahmad Abu al-‘Abda, and Mustafa Maslamani, 56.
It is worth mentioning that the soldiers also invaded the towns of Beit Fajjar, Doha, al-‘Obeydiyya, and Aida refugee camp, in Bethlehem, in addition to Halhoul town, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron.
In Bethlehem, the soldiers summoned four Palestinians for interrogation in the Etzion military and security base.
Palestinian security sources said the summoned Mohammad Afeef Thawabta, 63, from Beit Fajjar, Mohammad Yousef Abu Srour, 29, and Daoud Jamal Radi, 25, from Aida refugee camp, Raed Mousa Da‚Äôamsa, 39, from Doha, and Mohammad Hasan al-Makhtoub, 21, from Za‚Äôtara.
On Friday evening, the soldiers broke into the home of Khaled Yahya Abu Shamla, in Ya’bad town, southwest of Jenin, occupied his rooftop before using it as a military tower and prevented the family from leaving their property.