Ma’mun Shehada, 22, from the village of Tamon, east of the West Bank city of Tubas, was arrested at an Israeli military checkpoint near the village on Thursday morning.

Eyewitnesses said that Israeli soldiers installed a ‘flying checkpoint’ at the village entrance and were stopping residents on their way to work and school,.  Shehada was stopped, searched, then taken prisoner by the soldiers, who abducted the youth to an unknown location.