The Palestinian Prisonersâ€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, two Palestinians in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and two in the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, during massive invasions and violent searches of homes.
The Hebron office of the PPS said the soldiers searched and ransacked homes, and abducted Emad Hamdi Abu Khalaf, 25, and Yousef Khairi Abu Sneina, 19.
It added that the soldiers also installed roadblocks at the entrances of Saâ€™ir and Halhoul towns, and Hebronâ€™s northern and southern roads, before stopping dozens of cars, and searched them while inspecting the ID cards of the passengers.
In Qalqilia, in the northern part of the West Bank, the soldiers also searched homes and abducted two Palestinians, identified as Khaled Ali Sweilem, 25, and Essam Salah Sweilem, 32.
Owners of some of the invaded and searched homes have been identified as Adnan Sweilem, Rezeq Ali Sweilem and Ayman Adnan Sweilem.
Also at dawn, dozens of soldiers invaded several communities in the West Bank district of Bethlehem, violently searched many homes and abducted eight Palestinians, including two children.