Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, eight Palestinians, and injured four others, during military invasions of Nablus and Jenin, in the northern parts of the occupied West Bank.
Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers invaded and violently searched many homes in the city, and abducted Mohammad Emad Tazazâa, Amjad Damouni, Mustafa Kamil Dibâey and Ahmad Hakim Jamil.
They added that the soldiers also invaded many stores along Nazareth Road, north of Jenin, violently searched them and confiscated surveillance recordings.
The soldiers also invaded the Shuhada Junction, in the center of Nablus city, and shot five Palestinian protesters, after firing rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs at them.
Medical sources in Nablus said local medics provided the wounded Palestinians with the needed treatment without moving any of them to hospitals or clinics.
During the invasion, the soldiers stormed and searched homes in the Old City of Nablus, and abducted a young man, identified as Ahmad âAmira.
Another Palestinian, identified as Ahmad Taleb Miskawi, 20, was abducted from his home in Balata refugee camp, east of the city, while Mohammad Mousa Safadi, 27, was abducted from his home in Tal town, southwest of Nablus, and Ahmad Mohammad Shehada was taken prisoner from his home in Jamaâin town, south of the city.
In addition, the soldiers the Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, and Teqouaâ town, east of the city, abducted two Palestinians and injured one.
In related news, the soldiers abducted six Palestinians, including one woman and three children, in several parts of occupied East Jerusalem, after invading their homes and searching them.
Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Hebron city and several villages and towns, searched and ransacked many homes and abducted four Palestinians, including one child.