The Palestinian Prisoners society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight, at least thirty-three Palestinians, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, during massive invasions and violent searches of homes.
The Bethlehem office of the PPS said the soldiers have abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Mohammad Hasan Rabay‚Äôa, 34, adding that the Palestinian was previously held by Israel for twelve consecutive years. ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
It added that the soldiers invaded Teqoua‚Äô town, and conducted violent searches of dozens of homes before abducting twelve Palestinians.
The abducted residents have been identified as Luay Habes al-‚ÄėAmour, Abdullah Yousef al-Badan, Ma‚Äômoun Sabah al-‚ÄėAmour, Sami Sabah, Moayyad Hmeid, Ammar Yasser al-‚ÄėAmour, Sufian al-‚ÄėAmour, Qussai al-‚ÄėAmour, Bara‚Äô Raed al-‚ÄėAmour, Mousa Mohammad al-‚ÄėAmour, Suleiman Khaled al-‚ÄėAmour and Khalil al-‚ÄėAmour. ¬†¬†¬†
In Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, the soldiers abducted five Palestinians, identified as Mohammad Riyad Jabarin, 16,¬† and Shadi Ra‚Äôed at-Till, from the ath-Thaheriyya town, south of Hebron city, in addition to three Palestinians, identified as Mohammad Ibrahim at-Talbeeshy, Mohammad Abdullah Abu Sondos and Mohammad Khaled Abu ‚ÄėArqoub.¬†¬†¬†
Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Nour Shams refugee camp, east of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, searched many homes and abducted Ibrahim Fayyad, Islam al-Fouda, Nayef Abu ar-Rob and Mo‚Äôab Sabbagh. ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
In Ramallah, the soldiers abducted three Palestinians, identified as Ali Ata Rimawi, Salah Affana and Rami al-Atshan, after invading their homes and searching them. ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
In addition, the soldiers invaded the al-Jiftlik village, north of Jericho, and abducted two Palestinians, identified as Omar Shehda Ed‚Äôeis and Mohammad Adnan Ed‚Äôeis. ¬†¬†¬†¬†
In Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers abducted Lieutenant Talal Dweikat, and Mohammad Hmeidan. ¬†¬†¬†
In Salfit, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted one Palestinian, identified as Mohammad Najeh Moqada. ¬†¬†¬†¬†
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded many homes in Jabal al-Mokabber village, and abducted three children, identified as Karam Raed ‚ÄėOweisat, 13, Radi Aziz ‚ÄėOweisat, 14, and Adham Abed ‚ÄėOweisat, 14.